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  • For Immediate Release

    September 18, 2020
    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 ...
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  • Summary Board Minutes: August 25th, 2020

    September 17, 2020
    Summary Minutes of the UUFRC Board Meeting,  Aug 25th, 2020- Board meetings are public; every member is invited to attend. Attending: Steve Hill, Chris Stovall, David Stout mire, Polly Ragusa, Tovis Page, Graham Abra, Rob Davis, and Rev. Brian Ferguson Attending part of the meeting: Jennifer Bahr-Davidson Finance report: ...
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  • Summary Board Minutes: July 28th, 2020

    August 14, 2020
    Summary Minutes of the UUFRC Board Meeting,  July 6th, 2020 Board meetings are public; every member is invited to attend. Attending: Steve Hill, Chris Stovall, David Stoutamire, Polly Ragusa, Tovis Page, Graham Abra, Rob Davis, and Rev. Brian Ferguson Attending part of the meeting: Jennifer Bahr-Davidson, Jeanne DeShazo, ...
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  • UUFRC Extended Building Closure

    August 13, 2020
    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 ...
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  • Goodbye from Rev. Gretchen

    August 10, 2020
    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 ...
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  • New Zoom Hints Added to Website

    July 22, 2020
    There is a new information page about using Zoom available on the website now. You can reach it on the Main Menu bar under Connection, called Zoom Hints.
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  • Interview with Reverend Gretchen – to support our Gracious Farewell on 7/18

    July 15, 2020
    Join in the celebration of Reverend Gretchen’s retirement by watching and listening to a lively conversation between John Anning and Gretchen. We were introduced to Reverend Gretchen three years ago with an informative interview, and now we come full circle and extend our gracious farewell ...
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  • Summary Board Minutes: June 30, 2020

    July 15, 2020
    This meeting was conducted on Zoom as the building was closed for the COVID-19 “Shelter in Place” order and the previous decisions of the Board. Attending:  Rev. Gretchen Woods, Steve Hill, David Vallerga, David Stoutamire, Chris Stovall and Beth Harrison.  Stephen Webster and Suzanne Griffin were ...
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  • Summary Board Minutes: May 26, 2020

    July 9, 2020
    Summary Minutes of the UUFRC Board Meeting, May 26, 2020 This meeting was conducted on Zoom as the building was closed for the COVID-19 “Shelter in Place” order and the previous decision of the Board. Attending:  Rev. Gretchen Woods, Steve Hill, David Vallerga, David Stoutamire, Stephen Webster, ...
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  • UU the Vote

    June 12, 2020
    Send Vote-By-Mail Postcards to Voters in Texas Reclaim Our Vote is sending postcards to Hispanic voters in Texas who are over age 65 to let them know how to apply to Vote By Mail for the July 14 primary.  This allows them to vote from the ...
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  • 2020 Annual Report Now Available

    June 5, 2020
    The UUFRC 2020 Annual Report is now available here.
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  • Important Member Information for the Annual Meeting on 6/7

    June 1, 2020
    Hello Dear Members, We hope this communication finds you well and super excited for the great happenings within the UUFRC.  In preparation for our Annual Meeting, on Sunday June 7th, below is the agenda (to see what’s coming and how best to be prepared), and attached are 3 ...
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  • Special Interview with Rev. Brian Ferguson

    May 29, 2020
    Here is a special interview you won’t want to miss — our ministerial candidate, Rev. Brian Ferguson, in conversation with UUFRC’s own interviewer extraordinaire, John Anning.  Bring your own popcorn!  Click here to watch the video.
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  • Watch the video from Brian Ferguson and his family

    May 28, 2020
    Our new minister, Rev. Brian Ferguson, sent a video to introduce himself and his family to our congregation.  Please click here to watch. If you aren’t on a committee that will meet with Brian over the two candidating weeks, please sign up for one of the ...
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  • GREAT NEWS FROM YOUR MINISTERIAL SEARCH COMMITTEE!

    May 25, 2020
    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 ...
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  • Program Council Meeting Minutes, May 7, 2020

    May 22, 2020
    This meeting was conducted on Zoom via the Internet as the building was closed for the COVID-19 “Shelter in Place” order and the previous decision of the Board. Attending:  Chris Stovall, Alex Stagner, Jennifer Bahr-Davidson, Marina Rose, Jessica Roybal, Ellen Hill, Solveig Zarubin, John Cooney, the Rev. ...
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  • Summary Board Minutes: April 28, 2020

    May 12, 2020
    Summary Minutes of the UUFRC Board Meeting, April 28, 2020 This meeting was conducted on Zoom as the building was closed for the COVID-19 “Shelter in Place” order and the previous decision of the Board. Attending:  Rev. Gretchen Woods, Steve Hill, David Vallerga, David Stoutamire, Stephen Webster, Suzanne ...
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  • Exciting Update (2020-05-11)

    May 11, 2020
    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 ...
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  • 4-24-2020 UUFRC Board of Trustees Update

    April 24, 2020
    April 24, 2020 Dear Beloved UUFRC Community, I hope this letter finds you safe and well.  Along with my fellow board members, We are very grateful for our community during this challenging time of the COVID-19 pandemic. The board has been discussing the many ramifications of our shelter-in-place restrictions.  As ...
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  • Summary Board Minutes: March 31, 2020

    April 14, 2020
    This meeting was conducted on Zoom via the Internet as the building was closed for the COVID-19 “Shelter in Place” order and the previous decision of the Board. Attending:  Rev. Gretchen Woods, Steve Hill, David Vallerga, David Stoutamire, Stephen Webster, Suzanne Griffin, Chris Stovall and Beth Harrison.  Also ...
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