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

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

ERUUF Fundraising Raffle 2019, Oct. 27 - Dec. 8

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Enews Annoucement

Help us Sell Tickets! 

Each ERUUF member, family/friend is asked to sell one or more packets of ten tickets. For just $20 a ticket, you, your co-workers, friends, neighbors, and family have a chance at winning one of five prizes:

1. Grand Prize: Dinner for two anywhere in the world, includes two nights accommodation, round-trip airfare (reimbursed up to $5000)

2. Second Prize: Dinner and hotel for two in your state of residence (up to $500)

3. Three Third Prizes: Dinner for two in your state of residence (up to $250)

Read more: ERUUF Fundraising Raffle 2019, Oct. 27 - Dec. 8

Connections Fair 2019

Were you able to see all the groups at our annual Connections Fair? Or, were you not able to attend? Have no fear! You can still find out about all the great work/activities our groups are doing in the coming year.  Browse the Connections Fair Guide to see what might pique your interest, or stop by the ERUUF campus to pick up a printed copy of the guide. Check out the video below to see photos from the event! 

 

Celebrate Pride Week 2019 with ERUUF!

  • LGBTQ+ youth, are our Generosity Sunday recipients at the 9:00 am and 11:15 am worship services.
  • Wednesday, September 25: View and discuss the film Stonewall Uprising from 6:30-9:00 pm, hosted by ERUUF's Multicultural Team.  Learn more and register >>
  • Friday, September 27: Attend Durham's first Interfaith Pride Vespers Service including local clergy and hosted by ERUUF at 6:30 pm.  Learn more >>
  • Saturday, September 28: Drop by the UU booth at  Pride: Durham NC to meet up with  ERUUF's Pride+ team, Beloved Community Chorus and UUs from around the Triangle for the Pride Festival,10:00 am and Parade, 11:00 am. Duke East Campus, 712 Broad St.

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...