Category: News

Junto Meeting on Polarization

The Raleigh Junto at UUFR is a discussion group that takes on current, controversial topics. We meet at UUFR on the fourth Wednesday of every month, 7-8:30 PM, in the Clara Barton Room. In the next meeting, Sept. 27, we will discuss the subject of … read more.

Photo IDs required to vote this Fall

Photo IDs to be required to vote this fall – In April, the NC Supreme Court issued a decision reinstating a 2018 law that requires North Carolinians to show photo identification when voting in elections. Voter ID requirements will go into effect for this fall’s municipal … read more.

Panera – The Dough-Nation Is Rising!

Want to make an impact on food security and help Panera re-purpose its end-of-day bread / bakery items to meet a great need for the Women’s Center and Raleigh Rescue Mission?! The Food Security Ministry Team has recently DOUBLED its weekly pickup and delivery (now both Sunday … read more.

Supporting LGBTQ+ Folks and Their Families / Allies

For 20 years, UUFR has strongly supported our LGBT+ community, their families and friends through signing and donating to PFLAG Triangle’s signature ad in the Indy Week newspaper leading up to Durham Pride in late September. Donation deadline is Wednesday, September 13th. Money raised helps cover the ad … read more.

Upcoming ONE Wake Events

 ONE Wake Team Meeting: UUFR’s ONE Wake Team: Monday, September 11th, 7:00 pm (Zoom) – This team assists Rev. James in facilitating UUFR’s involvement in ONE Wake, a multi-faith, multi-racial, multicultural community organizing network of more than 40 congregations. If you are new to UUFR or looking … read more.

Board Communication to the Congregation 8/31/23

Several one-hour, in-person sessions on different topics will be held once a month throughout the congregational year so that the Committee on Ministry (CoM) can obtain feedback about how congregational members are experiencing the life and mission of UUFR. These small, guided discussions will become a regular part of the … read more.

Slow Flow Yoga with Ben Clarke

Tuesdays from 6:30 – 7:30 pm, starting September 12th (Founder’s Hall)

UUFR member and certified yoga instructor Ben Clarke (RYT-500, HHP) will focus on slowing down your mind and movements to build stability, strength, and flexibility. Physical practice will focus on the fundamentals of yoga and building body … read more.

Divorce/Separation Support Group Interest

Are you going through a divorce or separation? Do you need a safe space to share your feelings and experiences with others who can relate? If you answered yes to either of these questions, you might be interested in forming a Divorce Support Group at UUFR. … read more.

The UUFR Auction Returns, Nov. 5, 2023

The annual UUFR auction is not only our biggest fundraiser of the year, but also a time to make connections with others in the Fellowship and in our surrounding community. Here are some of the ways you might participate:

Host a meal for a group of … read more.