Category: News

Bylaws Changes — What’s Happened and What’s Next?

Bylaws Task Force—Jim Yocom, Becky Elliott, Mary Kay Fruga, Chris Wise

One of the congregational goals prioritized by the Board for this church year is an update to UUFR’s foundational governance documents—our Articles of Incorporation and our Bylaws. The Bylaws Task Force has been at work … read more.

Board Leadership Transition

By Michele McIntosh, Board President

Jim Yocum ended his service as UUFR’s Board President halfway through his term at the end of 2022, with as much accomplished as anyone might hope for in a full term. He led efforts to streamline and update all of our … read more.

Immediate Leadership Opportunity

UUFR’s Board of Directors has an open at large seat that we would like to fill. The position will be an appointment through the remainder of the church year, with the opportunity (but not requirement) to be considered as a candidate when we have our … read more.

Rev. Sasha’s Sabbatical

Dear UUFR Members and Friends,

By now, you may have heard that I am taking a three-month sabbatical starting in February. Please join me for worship on Sunday, January 22, when I will preach about the spiritual value of sabbaticals and sabbaths. And stay tuned for more details … read more.

Panera Day-End Dough-Nation

The UUFR Food Security Ministry Team has a new project in Cary; we have been approved to participate in Panera’s Day-End Dough-Nation program. At the end of each day, Panera Bread donates all unsold bread and baked goods to local area hunger relief groups.

Bakery … read more.

From The President

Dear UUFR:

It is with a heavy heart that I announce my resignation from the UUFR Board of Directors and the role of President as of December 31, 2022. 

This is entirely due to a personal matter that has suddenly and unexpectedly engulfed my life and, along … read more.