Upcoming Classes

  • Inquirers Series (Sun, Jan 19 10:10 am)

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

  • UU Theology (Sun, Jan 19 10:15 am)

    UU Theology is a 6-session introduction to theological concepts through a Unitarian Universalist lens. Sundays, Jan 5 - Feb 9, 2020.

  • Transforming Conflict from the Inside Out (Sat, Jan 25 9:00 am)

    This workshop is part of our emerging, Leadership as a Transformational Path series, and will be relevant for both those who attended our first Transforming Conflict workshop and newcomers.

  • Inquirers Series (Sun, Jan 26 10:10 am)

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

  • UU Theology (Sun, Jan 26 10:15 am)

    UU Theology is a 6-session introduction to theological concepts through a Unitarian Universalist lens. Sundays, Jan 5 - Feb 9, 2020.

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Next Service

Sunday, January 19, 2020: 9:00 & 11:15 am

Prisoners of Hope
Rev. John Saxon & Rev. Jacqueline Brett
Twenty-five years ago, Cornel West, the well-known African American public intellectual, social critic, and political activist, told young women and men who were about to graduate from college, that what they, our nation, and the world most needed was an “audacious sense of hope.” And God knows that’s even more true today than it was then.
 

News Items

Practicing Generosity Beyond the Holiday Season

It's the holiday season, and there are plenty of extra opportunities to practice generosity here at ERUUF, including Share Your Christmas, a Sock Hop for Urban Ministries, and a Poinsettia Sale to benefit the Coming of Age Youth. Beyond the holidays, there are a wide variety of jobs supporting the Urban Ministries homeless shelter such as making dinners, baking cookies and more!

Read more: Practicing Generosity Beyond the Holiday Season

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. )

 

Newsworthy Conversations

Daniel Trollinger
January 15, 2020
The Inner Workings
As we roll into the new year you may notice a few improvements on campus. In the past two years almost every roof on campus has been replaced, including half the Care bldg. with a metal roof in preparation for a major solar installation this spring (...
Rev. Jacqueline Brett
January 09, 2020
Palms Together
I began last January 2019 with an extraordinary adventure: a trip to India for the Kumbh Mehla. The largest spiritual gathering on the planet, the one I attended attracted over 179 million pilgrims over six weeks to a temporary tent city in Allahabad...
Rev. Jacqueline Brett
December 23, 2019
In Care
Palms Together
Many have asked for a recording of the spoken word piece I delivered at Jazz for the Holidays on December 18. The service was unrecorded but the text is available below in this longer than usual blog post:  Life is veiled and hidden, even a...