UUFC President’s Letter

From UUFC President Hal Midgette:  January 2022 

Dear Members and Friends:

As we say good-bye to the old year, Janus, the dual faced Roman God for whom January is named, prompts us to reflect. In 2021 our UU not only endured the pandemic but thankfully adapted and … read more.

A Covid-19 Journal

By Connie Ussery

Ron and Connie Ussery, long-time members of our Fellowship, have recovered from Covid-19. They led our Sunday service and talked about the experience on Nov. 22. This is Connie’s journal of that experiment. But first, here are some background resources for context:

Ledger-Enquirer’s October … read more.

Two UUFC pandemic stories

Got pandemic problems. Please do reach out to your UUFC family if you need help. In fact, that’s already happening. Here are a couple of stories.

Elise Leonard had been without air conditioning for most of the summer, and when the 95-degree heat arrived the effect … read more.

Creek and Pavilion improvements

UUFC member Lisa Pyburn, who is no stranger to construction and restoration, has taken it upon herself to do a major rehab of our property along Heiferhorn Creek and around the Pavilion. That included hiring a crew to help her clear brush and debris.

Lisa Pyburn … read more.

UUFC President’s Letter June 9, 2020

UUFC President’s Letter # 9: Reopening, Pavilion upgrades and more

Greetings again.  I sincerely hope that you are all well, physically, mentally and emotionally during this time of discord, disease and stress. We are in a vortex of political turmoil, social strife, economic hardship and a … read more.

Chattahoochee Chalice in a new format

By Bill Harlan

We’ve launched new format for our monthly newsletter, the Chattahoochee Chalice.

It’s a bit of an experiment on my part. I hope the new format will be faster and easier to produce. It will also help us provide more timely information. This format also coordinates … read more.

UUFC President’s Letter May 15, 2020

Greetings Fellow UUs:

I sincerely hope this letter finds you safe and well. On Wednesday, the UUFC Board met in Grace Fellowship Hall to consider and plan our future reopening. The Board is well aware of the risks posed by the coronavirus, and our decisions about … read more.

Dinner theater March 22-23

Enjoy a great dinner and help solve the mystery.  Dr. Merritt has developed a cure (or curse?) for the common cold, but enemies and jealousies wind their ways through scene after scene as side effects appear. It’s a classic “who done it” in the dinner theater … read more.

UUFC President’s Letter September 29, 2020

UU Fellowship of Columbus President’s Letter # 12 
Fall Greetings UUs:
Our 5th Principle
Get ready to vote.  Our 5th principle reminds us of the right of conscience and the use of the democratic process. Your vote matters!
To Everything There Is a Season
Fall is here with the cooler … read more.

UUFC President’s Letter, August 14, 2020

President’s Letter # 11                                                                                August 14, 2020

Greetings fellow UUs,
I hope this letter finds you well, and perhaps even thriving during these challenging times.

The UUFC Board met Wednesday, August 19 and unanimously decided not to open in September. After analyzing the Covid status report in our … read more.

Pavilion open for small groups

Lisa Pyburn, at no small expenditure of her energy and resources, has been rehabbing the Pavilion and the banks of the Heiferhorn creek. It’s a beautiful space, and we’re already using it.

The UU Women’s Book Club has met here, masked up and socially … read more.

The UUFC Novel Writers

The new UUFC Novel Writing Group will gather via Zoom videoconference for an organizational meeting Tuesday, Aug. 11, at 5 pm. 

The group leader is Fellowship friend Justin DiFeliciantonio. His deputy is Fellowship member Bill Harlan. We’re open to everyone, and non-UUs are welcome.

That said, this … read more.