Upcoming Classes

  • Inquirers Series (Sun, Dec 8 10:10 am)

    The Inquirers Series is offered to welcome and inform visitors and friends about ERUUF.

  • Adult OWL (Our Whole Lives) (Sun, Dec 8 4:30 pm)

    Explore sexuality issues for adults from the point of values, communication skills and spirituality.

  • Sunday Night Live (Sun, Dec 8 4:30 pm)

    Youth and family programming and social events including dinner

  • Inquirers Series (Sun, Dec 15 10:10 am)

    The Inquirers Series is offered to welcome and inform visitors and friends about ERUUF.

  • Sunday Night Live (Sun, Dec 15 4:30 pm)

    Youth and family programming and social events including dinner

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Next Service

Sunday, December 8, 2019: 9:00 & 11:15 am

Wonder and Welcome    
Rev. Deborah Cayer
Music: Wuudwhims

The British writer, G.K. Chesterton asks, “How can we contrive to be at once astonished at the world and yet at home in it?”   Our Soul Matters theme this month is “Awe,” and in this service we’ll explore our capacity for awe as we contemplate our existence in this wild world so full of mystery. Rev. Cayer, worship leader.  Wuudwhims offer the music.  

News Items

Announcing Jazz Vespers for the Holidays!

The Eno River Unitarian Universalist Fellowship is excited to continue our collaboration with members of the North Carolina Central University (NCCU) Jazz Studies Program in creating a series of five Jazz Vespers worship services during 2019 - 20. Join us on Wednesday, December 18 at 7:00 pm in the Sanctuary for Jazz Vespers for the Holidays. A reception will immediately follow the service. Learn more about the Jazz Vespers series here

An Update from the Aesthetics Team

The ERUUF sanctuary, a beloved space, has recently been improved through the hard work and generosity of our members.  Almost two years ago, an aesthetics team began to search for a new chalice to replace a pottery one that had broken. Thanks to ERUUF member, Mary Etta Goes, we were able to locate the California craftsman who made the bronze chalice used at UUA General Assembly, and we ordered his work in three sizes.

Read more: An Update from the Aesthetics Team

World Aids Day Activities at ERUUF

In honor of World AIDS Day, Dec. 1

  • ERUFF will display 24 panels from the Names Project Memorial Quilt from November 27 - December 2.

In partnership with the Alliance of AIDS Services- Carolina (AAS-C):

  • Provide free, confidential HIV/STI testing and between the hours of 10 am and 1 pm and then again between 3 pm-7 pm. Additionally, the Alliance will distribute safer sex information, condoms, lube and dental dams; Monday, December 2
  • Host  a toy drive for AAS-C families Sunday, November 3 through Sunday November 1.
  • Host a food drive for AAS-C families Sunday, November 24-Sunday December 1.
  • AAS-C will host a reception following service on December 1 (time to be determined. )

 

Poet Jimmy Baca to Perform at ERUUF, Carolina Theater

Acclaimed Poet Jimmy Santiago Baca is visiting Durham this October, and making a stop at ERUUF for a special service on Sunday October 27th followed by a collaborative performance with jazz violin virtuoso Christian Howes, on Friday, November 1st in the ERUUF Sanctuary.

Read more: Poet Jimmy Baca to Perform at ERUUF, Carolina Theater

Newsworthy Conversations

Allison Mahaley
January 17, 2019
Youth Education
What is a Developmental Youth Ministry Specialist? Besides being a mouthful, this position is both unique and temporary: unique because no other position at ERUUF claims “specialist” (though every paid staff position here requires a degree of special...
Rev. Deborah Cayer
November 28, 2018
In Care
In the midst of uncertainty of many varieties, this fall I’ve been looking for renewal everywhere I can find it. A great source has been a new garden that Chris and I designed and helped install in our backyard in October.After heavy rain that caused...
Rev. Jacqueline Brett
November 18, 2018
Palms Together
My mother is the family griot. She holds the memories of our family from way back, and enjoys sharing them, sometimes for the sake of the stories themselves, at other times for the irony and teachings they hold.In certain West African cultures the gr...