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Submit Prayers of Joy and Sorrow Online

New Form for Prayers of Joy and Sorrow

Use this form to submit your contribution to be lifted up in Sunday’s online worship service. These offerings from our hearts and lives are how we share the prayers of the people of Follen Church. Plan ahead, please submit these by 8am Sunday morning.

Long-Term Planning Listening Sessions

Join a Listening Session! Entering into Holy Conversation with Fellow Follenites during April Having reviewed the responses to the long term planning online survey, we now want to widen and deepen the conversation with the congregation. Specifically, throughout the month of April, we will be hosting listening sessions that will focus on the aspects of our … Continued

February/March Letter from Coordinating Team

March 21, 2024 Dear Follen Community, February flew by, and March is mostly gone.  We are looking forward to the many fun events planned for the Spring such as the FUUY “Fancy-Pants Dessert Auction” during coffee hour after the Easter service on March 31, the Goods and Services Auction Saturday on April 6th, Membership Sunday … Continued

The Results are In! Grades 6-8 Class Share Survey

Follen Religious Journey Survey Results If you were in the service on Sunday, January 28th, 2024, there was a survey in the order of service that asked about your journey to Unitarian Universalism and what your beliefs are today. That morning, the Uppers RE Class, composed of 6th, 7th, and 8th graders, lit the chalice … Continued

Long-Term Planning Team Survey

January 19, 2024 Dear Follen Members and Friends, Please respond to this Congregation-wide survey from the Long-Term Planning Team. Take the Survey! The Follen Long-Term Planning Team wants to hear from you! Our team’s goal is to engage the Follen community in a conversation that will help us develop a collective understanding of who we … Continued

Help Students from our Partner Church

Partner Church Youths Need Your Help! For more than 30 years, Follen congregants have made small private donations annually to help students from our Partner Church in Transylvania with education experiences. Currently, eight students there need $300 each annually to meet education expenses. Several years ago, the Romanian government closed the middle school in Sentmihaly, the … Continued

Rosie Reimagined: Our Spring Production!

Support Follen’s Spring Musical Event – Rosie Reimagined! June 8th, at 7pm

Our spring musical, Rosie Reimagined, is a community-wide event and there are so many ways you can be a part of it!

Intergenerational Backup Choir

The Children and Youth Choirs are looking for some backup singers! All Follenites and friends are invited to join the Backup Choir and be part of the fun. Our Backup Choir sits in the pews of the sanctuary so you don’t miss out on the kids’ performances, but joins in with the songs to help add to the show. Rehearsals will be after church on Sundays from 12-2pm, beginning May 5th. Sign up here!

Volunteer to Help Behind the Scenes!

Handy with a paint brush? Able to move some set pieces? Have time to find some props? Come join the fun and support our choirs by volunteering behind the scenes for Rosie Reimagined. Volunteers are needed for sets and costumes, backstage helpers and managers, tickets and refreshments. Check out our Volunteer Sign Up to see how you can help!