Author: Nancy Grenier

Ethics in Action Award – 2018

Each year our congregation recognizes a member who is living our ethics out in the greater community.  These are people who guide us, inspire us, and invite us along to participate more in public life.  Recipients of this award from over the years are displayed … read more.

Active Hope

Welcome!

You just found your people! We are a group of social justice activists and advocates standing up and taking action to create positive change, big and small, in this new world. We are inspired by Joanna Macy’s book “Active Hope.”

 

What is next for you??

Several groups based … read more.

The Elm and the Children

In 2016 we planted and transplanted an Elm in front of 10 Elm Street.

The Elm and the Children
You may have noticed last year that we planted a little Elm tree in the yard.  And you might have noticed that over the summer, it moved. … read more.

Papal Visit

The pope is wandering around the planet holding people’s faces in his hands,
touching their forehands,
cradling their cheeks
for a moment treasuring them, blessing them.
He met with the man 3rd in line to be leader of the free world.
The man wept and resigned his contentious post,
as if … read more.

A poem about the treasuring of life

Papal Visit

The pope is wandering around the planet holding people’s faces in his hands,
touching their forehands,
cradling their cheeks
for a moment treasuring them, blessing them.
He met with the man 3rd in line to be leader of the free world.
The man wept … read more.

Spring and the Leap of Faith

Things are popping here at FUUSE this spring!  I can’t keep up with everything that is happening.  Kim Canfield asked if it was like this every spring.  And I had to say, no, not like this.  I speculated that it was long winter rebound. … read more.

Spring is here!

… and while most of the bulbs in my yard are still buried under snow things are popping up all over the place at FUUSE!

What is happening:

FUUSE members have enthusiastically embraced the Unitarian Universalist Association’s (UUA) invitation for the month preceding Earth Day to … read more.

Soup and Talk

Talking UU Principles in commitment to justice

On March 8, the Social Justice Committee hosted a Soup and Talk on Unitarian Universalist values in the public square. Many members and friends shared their ways of presenting UU principles in commitment to justice.