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 the FUSNews for Feb. 7-20, 2016

    Publication date: 
    February 3, 2016

    Sunday services, theme (silence), special collection; talking about race with children; A Note from Erin on learning about the spectrum of identities; From the Board on poetry as grace; memorial services for Holly Zeeb Feb. 20, Helen Lein March 19; RE-Connections on adult RE workshops; Music Sunday March 20; update from the Annual Budget Drive co-chairs; Fabulous FUSN Mardi Gras Services Auction Feb. 6; Annual Coffeehouse March 5; Evening song, Feb. 7; Community breakfast Feb 7.

  • Read the FUSNews for Jan. 24-Feb. 6, 2016

    Publication date: 
    January 21, 2016

    Sunday service schedules; Special collection for Community Day Center in Waltham; Membership: please wear name tags and more; Board on Developing Leadership Team; Youth Ministry Broadcast; Coming of Age projects; Music Committee on Jan. 24 concert; Women’s Alliance; Community Breakfast Feb. 7; Services Auction Feb. 6; Evening Song, Feb. 7.

  • Read the FUSNews for Jan. 10-23, 2016

    Publication date: 
    January 6, 2016

    Read News from the Board, an update on member services+. Grace=January theme; Social Action; FUSN Musicians Concert Jan. 24; Joint service with Myrtle Baptist; Building Peace...Jan. 29; Mardi Gras services auction Feb. 6; RE-Connections on sexual education; Multicultural Ministry event Feb. 2; Urban Ministry event Jan. 23; Food Bank; Intergenerational Chamber Orchestra; COA Food Fundraiser Jan. 24; Community Breakfast Jan. 10; and Evening Song Feb. 7. 

  • Read the FUSNews for Dec. 20-Jan. 5, 2015

    Publication date: 
    December 16, 2015

    Christmas services; Minister’s Discretionary Fund; new members; From the Board on growing ministers (Mandy Beal); Musings—FUSN Musicians Concert Jan. 24; New Year’s Eve party; Youth Ministry Broadcast; Daytime Reading Group on Criminal Justice; Planning Giving info; Evening Song Jan. 3; Community Breakfast Jan. 10; next newsletter deadline: Jan. 5.

  • Read the FUSNews for Dec. 6-19, 2015

    Publication date: 
    December 3, 2015

    Services—including Christmas Eve; From the Board about the Holiday Fair toy room; Conversation with board and minister Dec. 13; Healthy Baby/Healthy Child tree; Benefit photography show Dec. 13; RE-Connections on the holidays; Youth Ministry upcoming dates; Join the FUSN carolers; Alternative Holiday Fair Dec. 13; UU Urban Ministry tree lighting Dec. 8; Christmas trees for sale–volunteers and purchasers needed; Community Breakfast Dec. 13; New Year’s Eve party; Evening Song Jan. 3.

  • Read the FUSNews for Nov. 22-Dec. 5, 2015

    Publication date: 
    November 17, 2015

    UUSC Guest at Your Table boxes; Holiday Fair volunteers! Shoppers! Dec. 5-6; New Year’s Eve party; Board of Trustees…lesson on belonging from road racing; Membership news; Youth Activities Broadcast; Musings on concert season; Secret Santa and Alternative Gift Fair; Black Lives Matter and FUSN; Christmas trees arrive Dec. 1, sales start at the Holiday Fair; Evening Song, Jan. 3; and Community Breakfast, Dec. 13.

  • Read the FUSNews for Nov. 8-21, 2015

    Publication date: 
    November 4, 2015

    November’s theme is belonging; Note from Erin welcomes Ash Engel, new Membership and Communications Coordinator; Ash introduces herself; Finding the Note on joining the choir; honoring the Women’s Alliance; Sunday morning at FUSN; Big Art Show and Sale, Friday night reception, Nov. 6-8; volunteers needed for Greater Boston Food Bank; Christmas trees are coming!; Evening Song Jan. 3; Community breakfast Nov. 8.

  • Read the FUSNews for Oct. 25-Nov. 7, 2015

    Publication date: 
    October 21, 2015

    November’s theme is belonging; New to UU retreat Nov. 7; FUSN Arts calendar; Musings on FUSN musicians; From the Board on building maintenance; Youth Activities update; update your contact info for the new directory; Newcomer Potluck; Women’s Alliance Potluck; lay ministers list; Evening Song Jan. 3; Community breakfast Nov. 8.

  • Read the FUSNews for Oct. 11-24. 2015

    Publication date: 
    October 9, 2015

    Humility is October’s theme; Note from Erin on Ferry Beach retreat; New UU retreat Nov. 7; From the Board on fall, football, and FUSN; RE Connections on hiring the new Children’s Music and Family Choir Coordinator; Every day mindfulness gathering on Mondays 7:15 p.m.; New directories in process—stop by the Membership table to check your info; Criminal Justice speaker series Oct. 13; FUSN Survey; Music Committee needs members; Community breakfast Nov. 8; Evening Song begins Jan 3.

  • Read the FUSNews for Sept. 27-Oct.10. 2015

    Publication date: 
    September 23, 2015

    Welcoming Congregation Assessment Team; UU Cantata on Music Sunday and Gospel Music Workshop; From the Board on the New Year Conversation with the Board and Minister; 2015 Youth Retreat; Importance of Human Diversity-A MultiGenerational Evening Oct. 2; Project Zambia special collection; Social Action table Oct. 25; Community Breakfast Oct. 4.

Upcoming Services

February 14, 2016 - 10:15am
Rev. Erin Splaine
February 17, 2016 - 10:40am
Rev. Erin Splaine and Zr. Alex Kapitan
February 28, 2016 - 10:15am
Rev. Erin Splaine



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