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Rev. Claire Feingold Thoryn

From the Minister

Welcome to Follen – an active, caring UU congregation. We come together from many traditions and many walks of life to build a spiritual community for each other and to serve the world. No matter who you are, where you are from, or whom you love, you are welcome here! – Rev. Claire Feingold Thoryn

December Worship Theme: Time

As we wait expectantly for Christmas, this Advent Season asks us to contemplate the meaning of time. How does time, that truly unstoppable force, heal us, challenge us, and change us all?

Covenant Groups Spiritual Exercise: December 2014

December’s theme is “Time.” “Who we are today is in large measure determined by what we choose to remember and how we choose to remember it.” —Forrest Church “The two offices of memory are collection and distribution.” —Samuel Johnson This spiritual exercise engages you in “distribution.” Johnson is right: we are all caretakers of memories,…

Worship Services

Solstice Service Sunday, December 21, 4:30 pm, led by Debra Zagaeski. Please do not use/wear scents to this service. Christmas Eve services, led by Reverend Claire, will be offered at 4:30, 7:30 and 9:30 pm. Most Sundays: 10:00 am Family Worship (kid-friendly, 20 minutes); 10:30 am Worship

Upcoming Events

December 22, 2014
Covenant Group Meeting
Starts: 10:00 am
Staff Meeting
Starts: 12:30 pm
OWL (Our Whole Lives) Class
Starts: 6:15 pm
December 24, 2014
Knitting Group
Starts: 10:00 am
Christmas Eve Worship 1
Starts: 4:30 pm
Alumni Choir Rehearsal
Starts: 6:00 pm

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Newsletter and Update

Follen Friday Updates is an email with up-to-the-minute information about Sunday worship services and upcoming events. The Follen Newsletter is sent the first week of each month.  Read the December 2014 Newsletter.  

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