General Interest

“Fire” Art Show Coming Up

Please leave your art in the copy room or on a table in the gallery/Ann Smith room before Friday, 9 September. Email Jane Spickett with the title and any information/story about your work.

Covenant Groups: You’re Invited 

All are welcome to join a covenant group, where 8-10 people form strong bonds through discussing readings and sharing aspects of their spiritual lives. These groups meet monthly, with openings on Monday and Friday mornings and every night of the week except Saturday. If you would like to learn more about this program or sign up to join a group, please email or phone DCE Susanne (781-862-3805, ext. 201).

Religious Education News

Please Register Your Children Now Forms – including medical release – are available at Follen Registration Information and Forms.  Please remember to include your activity fee for each child; if paying this fee is a hardship, please speak to me or a member of the RE Action Team. Programs start soon, and unregistered children are not … Continued

Suggested Community Reads: “Calling”

Every month Amy Newmark and Jane Spickett suggest some books related to the worship theme. For those of you who would like to connect a bit more with September’s theme of “Calling,” here is this month’s selection. Adults Leaving Church by Barbara Brown Taylor Younger children (ages 4 to 7) Yosemite’s Songster: One Coyote’s Story (Ginger Wadsworth) … Continued

Religious Education Program Needs Volunteers

Will you help the children, youth, and all of us at Follen by offering a little of your time to the great RE program here? We need: Coming of Age Leaders If you have been involved in COA before, you know what an amazing program this is. You’ll get back way more than you give. FUUY … Continued

Follen Angels End a Fun Season

This week the church’s coed softball team was knocked out of the Lexington Coed Softball Playoffs. In the town’s double elimination tournament, the Angels won their first game by the score of 15-13.  However, in Games #2 and 3, they lost, and they are now out of the tournament. In Game #2, they lost by the score of 10-6.  In Game #3, they lost 18-14. … Continued

Follen Welcomes a New Interim Director of Religious Education

Rev. Claire and the Human Resources Committee are delighted to announce that they have hired a new Interim Director of Religious Education, Deborah Weiner. She starts August 8. Deb is a certified interim religious educator and lifelong Unitarian Universalist focused on helping congregations in transition infuse health and vitality into their religious education programs and their congregational … Continued