Author: Michelle Galo

Board President’s Notes: Summer 2020

By Will Aitcheson

Last month I requested feedback on how and when to reopen our facility to scheduled activities, and when and how to gather again in person for worship. There were 19 written responses in all. Six of 19 respondents expressed that they would like, … read more.

From Rev. Barbara’s Desk: June 2020

By the Rev. Barbara Threet

Well, we’re drawing to the end of a MOST peculiar church year! Who would ever have imagined last December that in just a few months, churches (and schools, and sports arenas, and shopping malls, and barber shops, and so much more) … read more.

Board President’s Notes

By Will Aitcheson

The following are things that would have been reported, discussed, maybe even celebrated, but certainly shared at our monthly potluck and at coffee hours. How I miss our gathering. I think we all do. Yet, nearly everyone I have contacted expresses how grateful … read more.

From Rev. Barbara’s Couch

By the Rev. Barbara Threet

It’s been said that every religious leader, regardless of denomination, has a few sermon topics that they approach over and over again, from different directions. I can trace through years of sermon titles, and easily half of them weave around one … read more.

Sunday Zoom Gathering 3/29/20

We will meet virtually via Zoom at 10 AM EST on Sunday, March 29.

You will need either a computer with webcam and microphone capabilities, or a smartphone to join the virtual gathering.

You will need to sign up for a free Zoom account to … read more.

Building closed until further notice.

Our building is closed and all in-person events suspended until further notice in our effort to help slow the spread of COVID-19 (coronavirus).

This includes all UUCGF events as well as all building usage by outside groups.

However, just because we can’t see each other in person … read more.

Sunday Service Cancelled

Due to inclement weather, there will be no service held this Sunday, January 19, 2020.

Stay home and stay safe, and we will see you next week.

Solar Panels Up and Running!

Thirty-six solar panels were installed on our building on Wednesday, May 29th.  On Thursday, June 20th, we were informed by National Grid that we could activate the system so now we are using the sunshine to help provide the electricity we need for our building … read more.

Water Communion

Unitarian Universalists have a tradition called a Water Communion that takes place in early fall, as everyone is returning from summer, whether at home or away. Unlike some congregations, UUCGF holds services all year round! But we still take part in the tradition of Water … read more.

May Clean-Up Day

Last month, a group of UUCGF members gathered to do some outdoor clean-up around the grounds and spruce up our congregation home for summer–raking the lawn and outdoor labyrinth, clearing and weeding our Peace Garden, and filling potholes in the parking lot. Thank you to … read more.