BuxMont Unitarian Universalist Fellowship

RE News

  • Our Whole Lives

    Every month, I list the topics each of our religious education classes will be learning about here in the Newsletter.  They’re also listed in your e-Voice and in the weekly order of service.  The topics for the Pre-K class are charming.  The topics for our Peace & Justice Workshop are straightforward, if somewhat challenging sometimes. […]

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  • Mini-Sabbatical Report!

    I write this on a lovely spring day in mid-February (!)as I return from my mini-sabbatical to my work with you all.  I am happy and satisfied to report that I accomplished what I set out to accomplish during this time away. The day after Christmas my family packed up and drove to Austin, Texas […]

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  • Why are We at BuxMont? by Barbara Preuninger

    There was once a son who asked his mom why she always turned cans upside down before she opened them. “I don’t know,” she said, “It’s just what my mom always used to do.” So he asked his grandmother, and she replied “Oh, I did that because the tops were always dusty when I brought […]

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  • A New Year’s Ritual, by Dawn Star

    One of the presents under our tree from Santa this year is a package of flash paper.  Flash paper is very thin and maybe it has some flammable substance imbued in it.  You can write or draw on it, but when you touch it to a flame, it goes up in a flash leaving only […]

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  • Mini-Sabbatical for your DRE

    Starting in early January, your Director of Religious Education will be taking a mini-sabbatical leave. The traditional purpose of a sabbatical is to provide the religious professional with rest, reflection and renewal; a change in routine; a respite from the weight of responsibility; stimulation from new learning; and time and space to reflect on the […]

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  • Different Thoughts about Politics

    The Sunday after the election this month, we will read the story Chester’s Way by Kevin Henkes in our 9:15 RE class for K – 6th graders. This is a story about two friends who think about everything the same way and do things the same way, and what happens when a girl who thinks […]

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  • Food Basket for our Apartment Partners Family at Thanksgiving

    The Religious Education program kids are collecting NON-PERISHABLE food and cash donations to create a holiday food basket to share with our Apartment Partners family this November. There will be a collection box for food in the Social Hall during the month of November through the 20th.  Please bring the following items according to the first […]

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  • Welcome our New Pre-K RE Teacher!

    We’re excited to share that we have a new Pre-K teacher in our program this year. Please welcome Katherine Niesen when you see her or her children at the Fellowship. Here’s a little about Katherine in her own words: “Katherine is excited to teach Preschool Religious Education at BuxMont UU! Born and raised Unitarian Universalist in […]

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  • Differences

    “It is not our differences that divide us. It is our inability to recognize, accept, and celebrate those differences.” – Audre Lorde I grew up in a Unitarian Universalist congregation (Restoration, in Philadelphia). Although I may not have known it at the time, I know now, looking back, that many of my deepest core values […]

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  • Background Checks

    As of last month, we are legally required to collect background check clearances from any volunteer or paid worker who will have regular contact with children. We’ve been working on this process for the past year, so MOST of you have already submitted your clearances (they are good for 5 years). If you have NOT, […]

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Join us any Sunday morning at 10:15 for a thought-provoking service, or browse our other Upcoming Events. Wondering what to expect? Learn more about Visiting BuxMont.

2040 Street Road
Warrington, PA 18976

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