First Unitarian Society in Newton


This page contains a list of links to PDF versions of the FUSN Newsletter. The newsletter schedule, and article submission deadlines, is available here
  • Read FUSNNews for August 24 - September 7, 2014

    Publication date: 
    August 31, 2014

    Get ready for Water Service Sept. 7. Updates on new church database, Chalice Circles.

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  • Read FUSNews for June 29-July, 2014

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    June 27, 2014

    Summer service topics; A Note from Meghan en route to General Assembly; From the Board on opportunities to participate in this weekend’s GA; staff summer schedule; care crew opportunities; RE Council thanks, Chime Concert and FUSN picnic schedules; lay ministers contact info. Next newsletter deadline Aug. 19.

  • Read FUSNews for June 15-28, 2014

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    June 17, 2014

    Summer services, a Note from Erin on FUSN’s upcoming multi-cultural anti-racism work, lay ministers thank UUs, From the Board on the ministerial review, staff schedule for summer, chime concert dates, newsletter schedule for summer, Musings on “Bravo”, summer picnics July 16 and Aug. 2.

  • Read the FUSNews June 1-14, 2014

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    May 29, 2014

    Summer service topics from June 15, “Dancing in the Spirit” to August 24, “Moving from Mind to Heart”; A Note from Meghan on her first Sandy Island experience; Musings notes the annual Summer FUSN Chime Concerts July 11 & August 21; Farewell from Rebecca Hinds; From the Board; RE still needs teachers and mentors for next year; community-building activities; June 1 high school seniors honored and Rebecca Hinds’ Ordination; and June 8–annual BBQ and sundaes plus annual meeting.

  • Read FUSNews for May 20-May 31, 2014

    Publication date: 
    May 18, 2014

    Ordination of Rebecca Hinds June 1; committee annual reports due May 30; volunteer for RE for next year; From the Board commentary by Charlie Watts; call for pledges; curbing your plastic addiction; Annual BBQ June 8.

  • Read FUSNews for May 6-17, 2014

    Publication date: 
    May 1, 2014

    Note from Erin on presence, the theme for May; Cash your FUSN checks before May 31; Committee annual reports due May 30; celebrate the annual budget drive May 3; From the Board on the new Financial Oversight Committee; RE Update—how about teaching/mentoring next year?; Musings on choral singing in communities; UU Advocacy Day May 13; Summer chime concert dates; FUSN yard cleanup May 10; Vespers May 11; Lunch with Erin and Meghan May 15; Community breakfast May 18; signup for Sandy Island (form is online).

  • Read FUSNews for April 20-May 5, 2014

    Publication date: 
    April 26, 2014

    Note for Erin on the passage of time; lay ministers list; From the Board on ministry review, conflict resolution matters, and more; celebrate the Annual Budget Drive May 3; RE Council needs volunteers for next year; try RE teaching for a day; Annual Budget Drive update; Walk for Hunger May 4; Connections – Planning a FUSN Event April 27, Faith in Action, May 13, and Celebrating Marriage Equality May 18; FUSN Garden Project work times; FUSN yard clean up May 10; Lunch with Erin and Meghan May 15; Vespers May 11; and Community Breakfast May 18.

  • Read FUSNews for April 6-19, 2014

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    April 5, 2014

    Vigil of Remembrance April 15; new to FUSN potluck; Note from Erin on the theme of interconnectedness; From the Board an Ode to Spring; General Assembly in Providence June 25-29; Musings on April’s theme and local performances; Connections on Comfort Quilts project, Food Project, Adult RE; FUSN Garden Project activities; Food Bank April 12; Vespers April 13; and Community Breakfast April 13.

  • Read FUSNews for March 23-April 5, 2014

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    March 21, 2014

    Note from Erin on the Annual Budget Drive; new to FUSN potluck April 12; Publicizing Your FUSN News session April 6; Perry’s Ponderings on the Miracle of Mindfulness event; the Food Project event April 19; how to participate in the minister’s review; From the Board on recent improvements; Multigenerational Passover Seder April 15; Community Breakfast April 13; Vespers April 13.

  • Read FUSNews for March 9-22, 2014

    Publication date: 
    March 6, 2014

    A Note from Meghan on getting to know the community; New to UU retreat March 22; From the Board on the upcoming review of Erin’s ministry; FUSN Community Garden; Musings on Music Sunday March 23; Budget team on raffle for early pledgers and pledging parties; showing of Bill McKibben’s documentary Do the Math March 21; lunch with Erin and Meghan March 13; Vespers April 13; Community Breakfast March 9.