General Interest

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

Fall 2023 Letter from Coordinating Team

November 2023 Dear Follen Community, The fall season at Follen has been joyous and eventful with high levels of attendance at Sunday services, a successful East Village Fair and hosting the annual Lexington Interfaith Community Association (LICA) Thanksgiving service.  We are looking forward to a full holiday season with many opportunities to build community such … Continued

FUUY Requests CityReach Donations

FUUY to Participate in “CityReach” Program -Donations Needed!Members of our FUUY (Follen UU Youth) group will be heading to the Boston Common to learn and serve through the CityReach program of the Common Cathedral in mid November. CityReach is an outdoor church for people experiencing poverty and homelessness. You can learn more about CityReach here.  They need our … Continued

We Can Help Ukraine

There’s still time to Share the Plate for Ukraine! On Oct. 1, Follen’s Share the Plate was a collection to aid Ukrainians inside and outside their country.  If you couldn’t contribute that day, you have the rest of October to help.  Please make your check to Follen Church and put “STP Ukraine” in the memo … Continued