Upcoming Classes

  • Transforming Conflict from the Inside Out (Sat, Jan 25 9:00 am)

    This workshop is part of our emerging, Leadership as a Transformational Path series, and will be relevant for both those who attended our first Transforming Conflict workshop and newcomers.

  • Inquirers Series (Sun, Jan 26 10:10 am)

    The Inquirers Series is offered to welcome and inform visitors and friends about ERUUF.

  • UU Theology (Sun, Jan 26 10:15 am)

    UU Theology is a 6-session introduction to theological concepts through a Unitarian Universalist lens. Sundays, Jan 5 - Feb 9, 2020.

  • Exploring Spiritual Practice Retreat (Sat, Feb 1 )

    Practical and experiential explorations of the role of spiritual practice in our lives and how we can sustain it.

  • Inquirers Series (Sun, Feb 2 10:10 am)

    The Inquirers Series is offered to welcome and inform visitors and friends about ERUUF.

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Next Service

Sunday, January 26, 2020: 9:00 & 11:15 am

Spiritual Survival in 2020
Rev. Arvid Straube

Join us for Spiritual Survival in 2020. 

Rev. Dr. Arvid Straube served as Senior Minister at ERUUF for 21 years and is our Minister Emeritus. He and his wife Sonya Prestridge currently live near San Diego, where he had served as Lead Minister of the First Unitarian Universalist Church of San Diego. He currently has a ministry of spiritual direction and is an Affiliate Faculty member at Meadville Lombard Theological School.  

News Items

Volunteers Needed: Aids Memorial Quilt Display

Volunteers are needed for the AIDS Memorial Quilt display. Three panels from the Quilt will be on display in the ERUUF Sanctuary from Wednesday, November 27 through Monday, December 2. While it's open to the public, we need volunteers to sit with the Quilt; at least two volunteers are needed for each shift. If you are interested, please email, text or call Vincent Licenziato at , 617-720-2839.

Do You Appreciate the Power of Live Music to Inspire?


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Spiritual Odyssey at ERUUF

Spiritual Odyssey 2019 is now underway! Join us in the Commons Room on Sunday mornings from June 9 to August 11 from 9:00 - 10:00 a.m. for an hour of storytelling and enlightenment during one of the most interesting programs at ERUUF. The power of the truth shared and received is amazing. All are welcome! Upcoming Spiritual Odyssey Presentations:

August 11: Doug Rhodes: My UU Homeric Odyssey from Chautauqua to My Durham Home

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Help the MCT Create an AIDS Quilt this Fall

Do you feel connected to someone who has died of AIDS?

This August, the Multicultural Team (MCT) needs help creating an AIDS Quilt to be displayed alongside three quilt panels from the NAMES Project in Georgia. The MCT will be bringing these panels to ERUUF in November for World Aids Day, December 1. No experience is necessary to participate! Contact Diane Blount for more information. 

Newsworthy Conversations

Rev. Deborah Cayer
January 23, 2020
In Care
It finally feels like winter around here, and for this short season I welcome it. The chance to slow down and eat dinner in front of a fire, flip through a seed catalog, doodle and splash some color onto a clean page, make a call to a longtime friend...
Daniel Trollinger
January 15, 2020
The Inner Workings
As we roll into the new year you may notice a few improvements on campus. In the past two years almost every roof on campus has been replaced, including half the Care bldg. with a metal roof in preparation for a major solar installation this spring (...
Rev. Jacqueline Brett
January 09, 2020
Palms Together
I began last January 2019 with an extraordinary adventure: a trip to India for the Kumbh Mehla. The largest spiritual gathering on the planet, the one I attended attracted over 179 million pilgrims over six weeks to a temporary tent city in Allahabad...