Getting Started with ZOOM at FUUSE

Zoom is a software service that manages online meetings. At FUUSE, since the Covid-19 pandemic created a need for social distancing and limited gatherings of people in the same spaces, FUUSE has been learning to stay connected with Zoom — along with dozens of Unitarian Universalist churches, societies, and fellowships across the country. Before you … Continued

Etiquette for Online Worship at FUUSE

Enter your name when you log in, so that other people will know you are with us, even if you choose not to show your face. Dress as comfortably as you do when we gather together in the same space. It is nice to see your faces, if you are willing to turn on your … Continued

Gathering When We Cannot Gather

After considering our own sense of risk, the UUA’s unequivocal guidance, and what other organizations are doing we have concluded that the Covid-19 pandemic requires us to stop meeting for worship in person for the time being. Instead we will start worshipping using the Zoom online meeting service. We do this to slow transmission of … Continued

Join Our Team: FUUSE May Be Searching for You

First UU Society of Exeter is looking to fill two positions at once. We will need a new Music Director soon, when Mary Doane retires after decades of leading our music program. Our Religious Education program also needs a new Director.  We have recently filled a formerly vacant position for a new Office Administrator.   … Continued

Religious Education Job Opening

The First Unitarian Universalist Society of Exeter New Hampshire is seeking a Director of Religious Education. The position is a 20 hour a week job paying $18,000 annually.   The job requires support of Unitarian Universalist principles and practices. Must be able to work closely in planning religious educational programs with the minister and religious education … Continued

Our Temporary Home: Phillips Church

For the rest of 2019, FUUSE is very appreciative that Phillips Church, on the Corner of Tan Lane and Front Street, will be our temporary home for our Sunday Services. The services are every Sunday at 9:30 AM. All are Welcome!! (our usual location at 12 Elm Street is closed due to renovations.) For more … Continued

Excitement is Building!

Detailed design work is almost complete: There have been several focused meetings looking at refining kitchen design and courtyard and landscaping/outside space. The goal is to complete design and circulate the drawings to contractors for bids in April and pick a contractor in May. Current construction start date is June: There will be minimal disturbance … Continued

Ethics in Action Awards for 2019

This year, the board received several nominations for the award, and in the belief that more positivity is always a powerful and wonderful thing, we chose to honor two recipients with the Ethics in Action Award: Lisa Bunker and Herb Moyer.

A Walk Through the Planned Renovations

The preliminary plans show the current vision of how the facilities will be updated and enhanced with the renovations. To provide more details about the many different elements that will be covered—related to space needs, energy efficiency, safety, accessibility, and flow and better movement through the space—we prepared the following itemized list explaining aspects of … Continued

Renovations Update

November, 2018: FUUSE Renovation Committee Continues to Meet with Architect and Congregational Presentations

The committee has continued to meet this fall every other Tuesday, and there have been two updates given to the congregation after services on two separate Sundays including this past Sunday November 11. … read more.