Upcoming Services

RE In service2Program Year Schedule (September through May):

Services are held at 9:00 and 10:45 a.m. on Sundays. Nursery care is offered at both services for infants to 4 year olds. Religious Education classes for preschool through 6th graders meet at the 9:00 and 10:45 a.m. services and 7th and 8th grade students meet at the 10:45 a.m. service. Breakfast Club for high school students meets from 10:45 a.m. to 11:45 a.m. Please join us!

Please note holiday service time changes below.

 

December 3 (ASL Interpretation at 10:45) What Does Your Soul Magnify?
 with Rev. Christina Leone-Tracy
Magnificat – This song in the Christian Bible is from Mary, the mother of Jesus, as she contemplates her pregnancy and the child she will bring into the world. Hers is a song of hope. What hope can we find in this season?

December 10 Holy Family Service with Rev. Christina Leone-Tracy
The Christmas season celebrates one particular holy family. Today we will honor all the ways families come together, and their holy bond of love.

December 17 (4:30 p.m. only, no morning services) Appleton Solstice Service
December 20 (6:00 p.m.) Oshkosh Solstice Service (B’Nai Israel Congregation Social Hall, 1121 Algoma Blvd. Parking is available next to the building and across the street at Read School.)
The Candle Shop – A fun afternoon of story celebrating the common element in many of our winter holidays- Light! All ages are welcome, we will have singing, music, and a special surprise! No Religious Education classes at either location, but nursery care will be available in Appleton.

December 24 (9:00-11:00 a.m.) Social Brunch
December 24 (4:00, 7:00, 9:00 p.m.) Christmas Eve Services
with Rev. Christina Leone-Tracy and Rev. Leah Hart-Landsberg
On Sunday, December 24, we will have a social brunch to gather with your Fellowship family from 9:00 to 11:00 a.m. Join us for a casual holiday brunch full of good food, good conversation and holiday trivia. Sign up in the Fellowship entry lobby or contact Cyndi at cyndi@fvuuf.org.

In the evening, we will celebrate with a 4:00, 7:00, and 9:00 p.m. service. Join us for the retelling of the Christmas story, carols, and candle lighting. The 4:00 and 7:00 p.m. services will be explicitly welcoming to families with kids, while the 9:00 p.m. service will be geared more for adults, and will include our tradition of a Transylvanian Unitarian communion. Religious Education classes and nursery care will not be available.

December 31 In Between Time with Marie Luna, Congregational Life Coordinator, and Fellowship member Heather Westley
On this day between two years, we honor the space between no longer and not yet. We will consider the possible thresholds in our lives that we may be ready to step into through guided meditation and reflection.

January 6 (ASL Interpretation at 10:45) Turning of the Year
with Rev. Christina Leone-Tracy
Our annual service will celebrate and honor the past year– births, children joining families, deaths, and other transitions. This will be a time for reflection on the past, present, and future, in our own lives as well as the life of the Fellowship.