Author: AWE

Happy Feet for Socks of Love!

Sunday’s AWE-fest felt like a love-fest!

Thank you so much for being in shared ministry with me these last ten years…and for the wonderful gift of socks that will last for the next ten years! Check out the colorful, glorious array.

Several socks did … read more.

Sad News of Rev. Levente Kelemen’s Death

We learned this week that, sadly, Rev. Levente Kelemen, the minister of our partner church in Oklànd, Romania, has died. Rev. Kelemen was diagnosed with stomach cancer in January 2017, and he began a long hard battle with this disease. Much of the last year … read more.

June 19, 5 p.m., Interfaith Vigil at City Hall

Join Rev. Alison and other local faith leaders for a vigil remembering recent lives lost and our collective hopes for greater unity, peace and justice. Rev. Alison will be among those speaking.

The vigil takes place at Athens-Clarke County City Hall, and begins at 5 p.m. … read more.

This Friday–June 12–at 1 p.m., Rev. Alison on WUGA

WUGA’s Jeanne Davis interviewed Rev. Alison and other local faith leaders for a brief segment on WUGA’s Athens News Matters show. The segment started at 1:44 p.m., and included comments from two other faith leaders. Rev. Alison had one brief remark included.

The interview focused on … read more.

May 17 Annual Meeting Results & Video

The votes have been counted…

… And all motions passed!

118 people voted (83 Google Ballot; 35 Absentee Ballot):

Board of Trustee Nominees (116 yes, 0 no, 2 abstain)
Nominating Committee Nominees (116 yes, 0 no, 2 abstain)
Budget (117 yes, 0 no, 1 abstain)
EOV Funds (116 … read more.

May 17: UUFA Annual Meeting (at Noon)

A Virtual Meeting

The UU Fellowship of Athens will hold its Annual Meeting without being in the sanctuary this year. Due to COVID-19 and keeping safe distances from one another, this year’s meeting will be a Zoom event for Fellowship Members.

All voting members received a reminder … read more.

Letting Go Practice for May

A Spiritual Practice for May

The all-Fellowship theme for May 2020 is “Letting Go and Releasing.” People commonly hold onto beliefs, ideas, objects, and commitments long past their best use date.

What might you wish to let go of?

Feel free to share what you write with … read more.

May 1 Update from Rev. Alison

Patience, not Patients

May 1, 2020

Since we were asked to begin physical distancing and not hold large gatherings in an effort to reduce infection of COVID-19, the Fellowship has held seven “online only” Sunday morning worship services this spring. I hope you have taken advantage of … read more.