Out of the Cold Dinner – December 19

UFP’s next OOTC dinner date is Saturday December 19th at Mark Street United Church For many years, under the leadership of Barb Beck, the Unitarian Fellowship of Peterborough has sponsored one Saturday night Out of the Cold Dinner per month throughout the winter.  UFP members and friends sign up to volunteer to drop-off baked Shepherd’s…

Refugee Sponsorship endorsed by UFP’s Membership

At a general meeting on December 6, 2015, the membership of UFP decided to move ahead with refugee sponsorship.  In part, the approved motion read: “…be it resolved that the Refugee Sponsorship Committee proceed with activities that will contribute to the successful settlement and integration of refugees in the Peterborough area. The UFP intends, as…

Pub Night

Thursday, Nov. 19, 5-7 pm, Ashburnham Ale House. Come have a beverage and enjoy some appetizers. Unwind from your day and bask in the company of friends.

Dinners For 8

Dinners for 8 are an opportunity to meet and dine with others in our UFP community. These potluck gatherings take place in the homes of our volunteer hosts and, although they usually comprise eight people, can be for any number. Children are welcome unless noted as adult-only.

CALL TO MEETING – Sun. Dec. 6, 2015

The UFP Board has called a General Meeting of the membership to be held downstairs on Sunday Dec. 6 immediately following a short coffee time.   The purpose of this meeting is to consider the Refugee Sponsorship Committee’s motion to proceed with sponsorship activities. The full text of the motion to the Membership can be found on the…

What does it mean to be ‘People of Expectation?’

We are just now entering a time of waiting. What exactly are we expecting? Within the Christian tradition, the advent-time is about awaiting the birth of a saviour. In our family traditions, many are anticipating (with excitement or dread) gathering together for the holidays. As your minister, I have some expectations of a different nature.

A Letter from Beth Israel Congregation

November 29, 2015 Dear Unitarian Fellowship, Happy Sunday. For many years we have been very blessed to share a common house of worship with the Unitarian Fellowship. Through this experience we have made many new friends, and have learned a lot from each other. I want to thank Julie, Scott and the entire Unitarian Fellowship…