ART SALE FUNDRAISER

Myria Rei Solas will bring her online art sale fundraiser to the foyer of UFP. All proceeds go to Pearl Community Empowerment Foundation for girls education which empowers girls and helps stop the cycle of poverty and domestic violence. For details: email Myria at myriarei@gmail.com or call 705-772-8345.

OUT OF THE COLD LUNCHEON

The Food Action Group is looking for donations for a BBQ and salad meal to be provided by UFP.  Help is also needed before/during/and after the event.  Contact Ruth Schumaker for more information at 705-748-0431.

White Supremacy “Teach In”

May’s Theme: Unfolding Let’s have a hard and frank conversation about racism. There is no way that one teach-in on one Sunday will fix what is an historically deep and culturally embedded system of white privilege. But we also cannot ignore the question or be overcome by the size of it. Being here, learning together,…

NEWCOMER LUNCHEON

The Connections Team is hosting a Newcomer’s Luncheon. There will be gluten, dairy and nut free options. Most newcomers have been called and if you have not replied with your rsvp please contact Elaine at the office at 705-741-0968.

Spring roadside cleanup

Will be held Sunday, May 7 starting at 1:00 at Rhema Christian School. Bring gloves. For more info call Gary Duim at 742-6547

IWG SPEAKER SERIES

FIRST NATIONS STORYTELLING The Indigenous Working Group will be hosting another in the speaker series, at the UFP.  Chief Laurie Carr from Hiawatha First Nation will be speaking along with Caleb Kinew Nini Musgrave, Owner/Head Instructor at Canadian Bushcraft, an organization focused on Traditional land skills.  $5-10 donation or pay what you can.  Please make…

Trust the Unfolding

Some say that the universe is unfolding as it should. Yet if what happens next is a result of all that has been in interaction with all possibility, how can we trust the unfolding? This service will ‘unfold’ from what we shared together on May 7, interacting with all that we hope will come to…

Liberty Enfolded in Responsibility

Or, is it ‘responsibility enfolded in liberty?’ These two things are inseperable, at least from a Unitarian perspective. This time of Annual Meetings (both at the CUC and UFP) is a great time to consider how we might best live out our 5th principle… “the use of the democratic process…” The Rev. Julie Stoneberg (Service…