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 FUSNews for April 5-18, 2015

    Publication date: 
    April 1, 2015

    New to UU retreat April 11; RE-Connections talks including teacher training and expanding OWL to adults, 5th graders; Board of Trustees on the proposed bylaws amendment on membership [text included]; Nominations for developing a leadership team; UU urban ministery Hope Out Loud celebration April 12; FUSN choir in the Newton Arts Festival May 17; UU Mass Action day April 14; Newcomers potluck May 2; Annual Budget Drive has 58% of pledges needed—time to sign your pledge card; Community Breakfast April 12;

  • Read FUSNews for March 22-April 6, 2015

    Publication date: 
    March 18, 2015

    Notes from Erin on signing the book; theme for April is soul; From the Board on hiring a new membership coordinator, next steps after the small group discussions, and bylaw proposals; pledge parties continue; March 29 service on Urban Ministry; Hope Out Loud April 12; nominations; General Assembly delegates; Funtastic Friday March 27; and Community Breakfast April 12.

  • Read FUSNews for March 8-21, 2015

    Publication date: 
    March 5, 2015

    March theme: Redemption; daylight savings time begins; chancel decorating anyone?; Musings on music about fears and consolations; New to UU retreat April 11; Board of Trustees on leadership; Annual Budget Drive—sign up for a pledge party; Service Auction sets record; Youth Coffee House March 7; Mass Action Advocacy Day April 14; FUSN solar workshop March 8; Passover Seder April 3; FUSN Garden Group begins planting; Vespers March 8; and Community Breakfast March 8.

  • Read FUSNews for Feb. 8-21, 2015

    Publication date: 
    February 5, 2015

    Note from the Board on signing up for small, facilitated group discussions; Mozart Requiem Music Sunday, March 22; Board of Trustees on changes; Adult RE criminal justice speakers on Feb. 10 and 24; special collection Feb. 22 to benefit the National Alliance on Mental Illness; Musings on music on the theme of faith; Green Sanctuary accreditation; Coffee house March 7; Feb. 8—community breakfast featuring Chinese food, 9 a.m.; Vespers, was postponed.

  • Read FUSNews for Jan. 25-Feb. 7, 2015

    Publication date: 
    January 21, 2015

    Upcoming services and themes; A Note from Erin on the gift of time; name tags; Dinners for 7; Board of Trustees on answering the question, What Is FUSN?; Re Connections on new Adult RE offerings; Musings on working on the Mozart Requiem; Waking Up White discussion groups; Mardi Gras Services Auction; new Adult RE group on Jewish voices in UUism; Zambia trip dates; Chinese New Year Community breakfast on Feb. 8; and Vespers on Feb. 8.

  • Read FUSNews for Jan. 11-24, 2015

    Publication date: 
    January 8, 2015

    Fun at FUSN evening Jan. 23; monthly newcomers coffee hour; Musings on requiem masses; From the Board on the Jan. 4 congregational meeting; Alternative Gift Fair sets new record; Fabulous FUSN Services Auction Jan. 31; Youth event Feb. 1; Thank UUs; Adult Education offerings; Mental health and the law discussion Jan 18; Dinners for Seven; Vespers and Community Breakfast—both Jan. 11; Passover Seder April 3.

  • Read FUSNews for Dec. 21, 2014-Jan. 5, 2015

    Publication date: 
    December 18, 2014

    Christmas Eve services; Newcomer Coffee Hour; Notes from Erin on Christmas Eve; Saying Goodbye to Meghan; Newcomer (blue) cups; RE Connections on the practice of gratitude; Musings on vocal holiday music; Youth Group Update; Fabulous Service Auction Jan 31; Lay ministers list; Guest at your Table due Dec. 21; Both Vespers and Community Breakfast Jan. 11.

  • Read FUSNews for Dec. 7-20, 2014

    Publication date: 
    December 3, 2014

    Special collection Dec. 7 for Partakers; Guest at Your Table Dec. 21; Notes from Meghan on this busy season; lunch with Erin and Meghan Dec. 10; from the Board comments about the Nov. 23 congregational meeting; 50 years after Selma and the UUA’s Living Legacy project; Homebound Holiday project; Healthy Baby, Healthy Child; Musings: Keep Calm and Sing Christmas Songs; FUSN Holiday Fair Dec. 6; Alternative Gift Fair, Dec. 14; Christmas Eve services; Community Breakfast Dec. 14. [Vespers cancelled this month.]

  • Read FUSNews for Nov. 23-Dec 6, 2014

    Publication date: 
    November 19, 2014

    Sunday and Christmas services; Guest at Your Table envelopes; From the Board on the Next Steps Weekend; lunch with Erin and Meghan Dec. 10; Re-Connections on fear of missing out; holiday donations needed; Upcoming music events; FUSN Holiday Fair Dec. 6; Christmas trees for sale; Vespers and Community Breakfast Dec. 14.

  • Read FUSNews for Nov. 9-22, 2014

    Publication date: 
    November 8, 2014

    Notes from Erin on Vespers; Transgender Day of Remembrance Nov. 20; Note from the board chair on the stewardship consultant visit; Note from the Board by Gregg DiBiaso; Lunch with Erin and Meghan Nov. 13; FUSN Holiday Fair needs volunteers; Musings on Music Sunday Nov. 16; Folk Festival benefit at FUSN Nov. 22; Project Zambia celebration Nov. 23; Guest at your Table envelopes; Christmas trees arrive Dec. 2; Vespers and Community Breakfast—both Nov 9.


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