Events Archive

Friday, October 1, 2010 - 2:00pm
Eco Friday: Improving Home Energy Performance

Is your home chilly in the winter? Is it hot and sticky in the summer? Are your power bills through the roof? Maybe it’s time for some insulation between you and the roof!

Efficiency is key:  We will take a look at basic ways to make your house more comfortable throughout the year with a special focus on the upcoming winter months. Some topics we will cover include air sealing, insulation, windows, heating and cooling systems, with a brief focus on renewable energy and winterization of second homes. This will be followed by a question and answer session so come prepared!

Presentation by James Pader, owner of Winter Sun Construction, LLC, an award-winning, green building company located in Franklin, NC. James holds multiple green building certifications and is a Licensed General Contractor.

Program at 6pm, refreshments at 5pm.  Child care provided.

Sunday, October 3, 2010 - 7:00am
We are Family: Celebrating with Pride

Terry A. Davis.  The second annual Blue Ridge Pride and Unitarian Universalist Association Sunday coincide this weekend. What does it mean to be a family of faith that honors the inherent worth and dignity of every person regardless of their sexual orientation, or gender identity or expression?  Unitarian Universalist Minister Terry Davis explores how our wider movement is “Standing on the Side of Love” for LGBT persons and all families – and why it is especially important to support the work of the UUA as we approach our 50th year as a liberal religious movement.

Wednesday, May 11, 2011 - 11:00am
UU Womenspirit at The Mountain

May 11-15."Deep Roots, Soaring Branches:Strength in Balance" Join UU women May 11th-15th, 2011 as we discover our tree selves. We will strengthen our cores, deepen our roots and extend our branches to reach for that which we truly desire. Brigid's Bazaar! offers many treasures.

Marge   Abel
Sunday, February 11, 2018 - 11:00am - 12:00pm
U & U and You & Me

Margery Abel & Dan Teslow. Margery Abel, birthright Unitarian, and Dan Teslow, lifelong Universalist, share their memories and insights growing up in these two Faith Traditions. They examine and discuss  their current lives as members of, and advocates for, Unitarian Universalism.

Marge   Abel
Sunday, March 24, 2019 - 11:00am - 12:00pm
Meaningful Membership

Marge Abel will share some of the history of the Fellowship and the importance of participation as part of membership.  We will also welcome new members.

Andrew   Adams
Sunday, January 31, 2016 - 6:00am
The Desiderata of Max Ehrmann: Reflections on a Proto-Unitarian’s Path to the World of Religion

Andrew Adams, Associate Dean of the College of Fine and Performing Arts at WCU, will examine the Desiderata by Max Ehrmann, a widely-known and popular statement of religious and quasi-religious aspirations first published in 1927. Andrew will share how this poem shaped his early belief system and the ways in which it led him to join the Unitarian fellowship.

Andrew   Adams
Sunday, May 29, 2016 - 7:00am
Voices from our Unitarian Past on War and Peace

Andrew Adams. For this Memorial Day reflection, Andrew will share passages from two nineteenth-century Unitarian sermons on war and peace. As we pause to reflect upon those brave women and men who have served our country, we can find comfort and wisdom in our great Unitarian heritage.

Service Leader: Steve Bowling

Andrew   Adams
Sunday, June 4, 2017 - 7:00am
"Fulfilling the Ideal in an Actual World": The Unknown Life at the Bottom of the Page

Andrew Adams. Join us on a musical journey to explore someone who touches our lives every week but about whom we know very little.

Weather   ALERT
Sunday, February 3, 2013 - 6:00am

SERVICES CANCELLED - In an abundance of caution, given the winter weather warnings, we've cancelled Sunday service for 2/3.  We look forward to rescheduling Dr. Ed Morris.

Zvi   Altman
Sunday, October 23, 2016 - 7:00am
Faith and Faithfulness - Belief and Practice

Zvi Altman is the spiritual leader of The Mountain Synagogue in Franklin NC and the author of "Be Thou Holy", an introduction to Judaism. Zvi is a hospice nurse, which gives him endless opportunities for spiritual practice."

Service Leader: Mary Teslow