Author: James Kubal-Komoto

To Err is Human…And Last Sunday I Did

From Reverend James

During last week’s worship service, I completely forgot to lead the Ingathering Ritual, the part of the service in which we pour small containers we have brought either from some place near home or our summer travels to symbolize the regathering of our … read more.

ONE Wake Fall 2022 Events

Three Wake County Commissioners, the county manager, and additional county staff joined ONE Wake leaders for two hours on August 28 to hear directly from homeowners about their experience with skyrocketing housing costs, and to discuss possible solutions to prevent displacement.

ONE Wake, the … read more.

Meet Our New Family Ministry Director

Dear UUFR Members and Friends,

I am excited to announce that following a nationwide search, I have hired a new Family Ministry Director.

Dana Lundquist will begin working full-time at UUFR on August 1st.

Raised a Unitarian Universalist, Dana has worked on staff teaching children and youth at … read more.

ONE Wake Events in October and November

ONE Wake – – the multi-racial, multi-cultural, interfaith coalition of more than 40 churches, mosques, synagogues and other civic organizations to which UUFR belongs – – has scheduled two important events in October and November. UUFR members are encouraged to sign up for one or … read more.

Three things you can do to help ONE Wake!

ONE Wake is the multi-religious, multi-cultural, multi-racial community organizing network to which UUFR belongs.

The three issues it is focusing on now are affordable housing, living wage jobs, and equitable educational opportunities.

ONE Wake has developed specific proposals to address these issues in Raleigh and other Wake … read more.

UUFR’s New Feedback Form

By Rev. James Kubal-Komoto

Two recent Fellowship Matters blog posts, by board president Jim Van Kirk and past board president Mary Kay Fruga, address how UUFR’s leadership is assessing how well we are doing and how we solicit feedback from the congregation.

We believe hearing both positive … read more.

ONE Wake Leadership Training

Did you attend the ONE Wake assembly on October 13? Are you now interested in learning more about the history, the theory, and the practice of community organizing?

ONE Wake, through its sister organization Metro IAF, is offering an two-part online training in November. See the … read more.