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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

October 2014 Theme: Compassion

What does it mean to be a person of compassion? It might seem like one of our easier topics. After all, compassion sounds…well, nice. Nice, and simple. I think that’s why I was so thrilled to come across Karen Armstrong’s definition of compassion. She says that without compassion, we’re simply not going to make it—not…

Rep. Byron Rushing to Preach Nov. 2

On Sunday, November 2 State Rep. Byron Rushing, a longtime leader in the struggle for human and civil rights, and economic justice in Massachusetts, will be the guest preacher at Follen. In the legislature, Mr. Rushing’s priorities are human and civil rights, and the development of democracy; local human, economic and housing development; and housing…

Worship Services

Most Sundays: 10:00 am Family Worship (kid-friendly, 20 minutes); 10:30 am Worship



Upcoming Events

October 26, 2014
Parents of Children with Special Needs
Starts: 8:30 am
Senior Choir Rehearsal
Starts: 9:00 am
Family Worship
Starts: 10:00 am
Religious Education Classes
Starts: 10:30 am
Worship Service
Starts: 10:30 am
In & Around Follen class
Starts: 12:00 pm

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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 Follen October 2014 Newsletter

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