Thursday, November 7 2019
We join together to encourage spiritual growth, 
build a beloved community, and act for peace and justice.
 Sunday, November 10
9:30 a.m. & 11:30 a.m.
"How Change Happens"
The Rev. Dr. Carl Gregg
with the special music by Nick Int Veldt
and Mary Fletcher as liturgist

Spread the word & Invite a Friend!

Also this Sunday

Why do some social changes occur, and others don't? If you have a friend, family, member or colleague is who may be interested in exploring what works (and what doesn’t) in building the world we dream about, invite them to join you at UUCF on Sunday, November 10, when Rev. Carl will be preaching about “Why Change Happens." (Special Music by Nick Int Veldt with Mary Fletcher as liturgist. Arrive a few minutes early if you can, the Prelude often starts a few minutes before the service start times.)

Earth-centered Spirituality Service: 10:30 a.m. (Chapel)

UU Parenting Forum: 10:40 a.m. (Sanctuary)

Photo Directory Sunday: Visit the table in the Atrium to have your photos taken for our online Photo Directory!

Friendly Forum: November's Split-plate Recipient, Cambodia Reads discussion and presentation by Carolyn Judd at 10:30 a.m. (Room 113)

Atheists/Humanists/Agnostics (AHA) Group Study: 12:30 p.m. (Room 113)

Visit the UUCF Fair Trade Display every Sunday! Gas, Store, and Gift Cards: You can support UUCF when you shop, buy gas or eat in a restaurant. Visit the Fair Trade Coffee and Chocolate display any Sunday morning. Check out the variety of cards that can be ordered. UUCF receives a percentage of the value of every card purchased. You can pay with cash or check. Now taking credit/debit cards!
This Week's Activities at UUCF:
UU Buddhists Group Meditation Thursdays, 7:00 p.m. (Chapel)

Donation Yoga: Tuesdays, 10:00 a.m. (Chapel)
The Artist's Way with Rev. Carl : continues Tuesdays at 7:00 p.m. (Chapel)

Daytime Meditation Group: Wednesdays, 11:00 a.m. (Chapel)
General Announcements
NEW Parking Layout at UUCF: Effective NOW, the first turn-around that used to separate the upper and lower lot will be turned into additional parking spots. We add 11 additional parking spots by closing down this turn-around. Just continue through the upper lot to the back of the parking lot to turn around.

Christmas Poinsettias: Donations for poinsettias to decorate the sanctuary for Christmas are being taken NOW! Order a poinsettia in red, white or marble for $15 each. Memorialize a loved one or order one for yourself… your donation will be listed in the Order of Service on Christmas Eve. You are invited to take your plant home after the Christmas services are completed. Please see a Flower Guild member after services on Sundays or go online at f rederickuu.org/flowers . Deadline for orders is December 15 th .

Donations for Heartly House: Our Circle of Life Cooperative Preschool is collecting donations for items in need at Heartly House. There is a shopping bag located outside the classroom door where items may be placed. For a list of needed items, visit here .

Meditation/Yoga (or Meditation-only) Mini-Retreat with Irene Glasse & Rev. Carl:  Saturday, November 16 (9am-Noon, UUCF Sanctuary): $20 in advance / $25 at door. We offer adjustments to be as accessible as possible for all bodies.) To register or for more details, visit  frederickuu.org/retreat .
Remember UUCF as you shop this Holiday Season:
UUCF can benefit while you do you Holiday shopping.

Click on the left hand side of the ‘AmazonSmile’ link in that sentence, where you can select UUCF as your current charity by searching for “Unitarian Universalist Congregation of Frederick”.
Note: to have your purchases count towards your charity, you need to sign-in each time through smile.amazon.com .
November Classes & Events
November is here! Classes & Events begin soon . Click here to see what is happening throughout the month!
UUA General Assembly 2020 Early Bird Registration is OPEN

though March 15. Full-time registration rates are $400 for adults, $250 for high school youth and retired and candidate ministers, or $150 for off-site participants.

Visit: https://www.uua.org/ga to register and for more information

NEW! Registration Payment Plan:  pay as little as $50 down, and then as often as you'd like until February 29, 2020, when final payment is due. Early Bird registrants will receive additional consideration for  financial aid  and  volunteer opportunities .

General Assembly (GA) is the annual meeting of our Unitarian Universalist Association (UUA). Attendees worship, witness, learn, connect, and make policy for the Association through democratic process. Anyone may attend.

Community News
AARCH and Frederick County Landmarks Foundation  - present Historian Eric Kimball " History, Memory and Monuments : Engaging Communities around Our Troubled Past." Dr. Kimball guided the process for Richmond, Va. in deciding what to do with a boulevard of Confederate monuments. Frederick Visitor Center, W. All Saints St. This Friday, Nov 8, 6-7:30 pm.


November 23. Tickets on Sale Now! frederickuu.org/invisible