Category: Office & Congregational Announcements

Category for office and fellowship news, policy changes announcements, staffing changes, transition committee, shared ministry committee, denominational affairs committee. communications committee

For Immediate Release

Names Rev. Brian Ferguson as New Settled Minister

REDWOOD CITY, Calif., September 16, 2020 — The Unitarian Universalist Fellowship of Redwood City (UUFRC) today announced the appointment of Rev. Brian Ferguson as its settled minister. Rev. Ferguson comes to UUFRC from Austin, Texas, where he served … read more.

UUFRC Extended Building Closure

August 12th, 2020

Dear Beloved UUFRC Community,

This is an update from the Board’s last message about closure of our building during this time of shelter in place orders.

We are extending the building closure until at least May 2021, aligned with the recommendation from the Unitarian Universalist … read more.

Goodbye from Rev. Gretchen

To All at the UU Fellowship of Redwood City:

Dear everyone –

Well, Judy and I survived the bumpy move to Sacramento and are still ironing out the complications that ensued. We do love our home and the neighborhood: so very diverse and friendly!!

There are no words … read more.

GREAT NEWS FROM YOUR MINISTERIAL SEARCH COMMITTEE!

We are absolutely delighted to introduce Rev. Brian Ferguson, UUFRC’s candidate for settled minister.  A native of Scotland, Brian was raised in a mining community and became the first generation in his family to attend university, majoring in Applied Physics.  After graduating he worked in … read more.

Exciting Update (2020-05-11)

Great news — UUFRC has a pre-candidate minister! After the Ministerial Search Committee interviewed second-round candidates and conducted reference checks in April, one minister clearly stood out as a great match for us, and we were delighted when the minister accepted our invitation to … read more.

2019 UUFRC Silent Auction

Last Sunday, we officially kicked off the 2019 Annual Silent Auction. We hope you are all as excited as we are for this year’s biggest and best birthday party celebrating 60 years of UUFRC on Saturday, October 19 from 6-9pm.

Advance tickets are $25 for adults/$5.00 … read more.

Notice of the UUFRC Annual Meeting

Sunday, May 19, 2019
12:00 pm to 1:00 pm
UUFRC Sanctuary

We will hold the Annual Meeting of our Fellowship on Sunday, May 19, 2019 in the Sanctuary. We need a quorum of members to convene the meeting. Please plan to attend.  

The meeting agenda, voting information, and links to … read more.

Still Learning

Despite my advanced years and the length of time I have been part of the church lay leadership – I am still learning.   In fact, I sometimes realize that what I thought I had learned, was not quite right and, needed to refine my understanding.    Things would … read more.

WE HAVE A MINISTERIAL SEARCH COMMITTEE!

We are very happy to announce that you, the membership, have chosen the people to be on your Search Committee:  Tracey Fecher, Erika Pretell, Cal Sloan, DeeDee Stovel, Bill Welch.

Their work is just beginning. Please congratulate them this Sunday or when you next see them.

Congregational Votes, Sun Mar 17

On Sunday March 17, 2019 at noon in the sanctuary we will hold a special congregational meeting to elect the members of the Ministerial Search Committee and vote on the Covenant of Right Relations document you have been working on over the last several weeks. … read more.

General Assembly (GA) Delegate Applications Available

Early registration for the UUA’s General Assembly in Spokane, Washington opens March 1. This is the fabulous annual celebration and business meeting for Unitarian Universalists.

UUFRC is entitled to three GA delegates to represent us either there or virtually. For more information and to apply to … read more.