Ingathering Gallery – September 12, 2021

It was an exciting day and it was wonderful to see everyone back in the building and on our grounds. 91 people attended worship and the children’s activities were a hit! After worship, we came together to add native plants to our landscaping plan. Click on a picture to for...

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Reflection on Reopening

As our sanctuary sat empty, we preserved the stories we told, but have we missed something about the telling? Our narratives are always incomplete, yet we must press on, goals half examined, reasons partially persuasive, the knowledge of our own fragility necessarily hidden from ourselves. When we tell our story...

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Re-Opening Guidelines

As we prepare for our Ingathering Service on Sunday, September 12th, we are looking forward to coming back together for a new church year, as we know many of you are as well. We are planning to offer worship services and most of the other programming in our building (as...

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Re-Opening Plan Update

The Executive Team, Program Team and Covid Response Task Force met on August 24 to make some decisions about opening plans for the fall. Please check your email next Wednesday for information about our re-opening plans and pandemic requirements. The pandemic is keeping us on our toes as we face...

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Potomac Partnership Worship on August 22

We have been joining fellow UUs this summer for some of our virtual services. We were with All Souls Unitarian on July 4th for their service. Five sibling UU congregations have offered a variety of worship experiences throughout the summer. We joined the Potomac Partnership UU congregations – Cedar Lane,...

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Summer Reading and Viewing – Sermon Archive

Every week, we archive our worship services on our website or YouTube Channel. If you want to learn more about First U worship experiences, you can access sermon videos, texts and topics in our Sermon Archive. Most recent topics appear first, but you can browse as far back as 2013...

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