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Small Group Ministry coming soon to FPS. Meeting on Sept. 16.

Posted by on Aug 10, 2018 in General News | Comments Off on Small Group Ministry coming soon to FPS. Meeting on Sept. 16.

Join us as we think bigger thoughts and go deeper into this journey of life or just have some good conversation and fun in a small group at First Parish of Sudbury. Small Group Ministry is a vital part of many UU congregations. Groups of up to 12 people meet regularly, usually monthly, to reflect on and discuss significant life topics. At FPS a decade ago we began one type of SGMs-Chalice Circles. We have heard from you, our congregants, that you would welcome the chance to get to know one another better – deeper. We want to reinvigorate...

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7/22 Bohm Dialogue — Morality

Posted by on Jul 12, 2018 in General News, Religious Exploration, Salon - Bohm Dialogue | Comments Off on 7/22 Bohm Dialogue — Morality

    A man of highest virtue Will not display it as his own; His virtue then is real. Low virtue makes one miss no chance To show his virtue off; His virtue then is nought. High virtue is at rest; It knows no need to act. Low virtue is a busyness Pretending to accomplishment. Truly, once the Way is lost, There comes then virtue; Virtue lost, comes then compassion; After that morality; And when that’s lost, there’s etiquette, The husk of all good faith, The rising point of anarchy. — Tao de Ching, Blakley trans., chapter 38 Lao Tzu...

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Picnic on our Lawn: Annual July 4th Parade Grill at First Parish Sudbury

Posted by on Jul 1, 2018 in General News | Comments Off on Picnic on our Lawn: Annual July 4th Parade Grill at First Parish Sudbury

For the best view of the Sudbury Parade and the best Food, come picnic on our First Parish lawn. There will be hamburgers, cheeseburgers, hot dogs, sausage with peppers and onions, veggie burgers, cold watermelon, cold drinks, popcorn, snacks and more. Come on down!...

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Sudbury family in need of car

Posted by on Jun 28, 2018 in General News | Comments Off on Sudbury family in need of car

Bethany Hadvab, the Sudbury town social worker, has put out this request: “Do you know of anyone in your congregations who is looking to donate a used car to a family in need? I am working with a family who had their car die recently and they cannot afford another car at this time.” If you have a car to give, or know someone who might, please contact: Bethany Hadvab, LICSW Board of Health Social Worker Town of Sudbury 978-440-5476 https://sudbury.ma.us/socialworker/...

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“Families Belong Together” rally on FPS lawn at noon this Saturday June 30

Posted by on Jun 28, 2018 in General News | Comments Off on “Families Belong Together” rally on FPS lawn at noon this Saturday June 30

    You and your friends and family are invited to gather on the lawn of FPS on Saturday the 30th at 12 to Stand on the Side of Love and against separation of families.  “Donald Trump and his administration are cruelly separating children from their families. But we won’t allow it to continue. On June 30, we’re rallying in Washington, D.C., and around the country to tell Donald Trump and his administration to stop separating kids from their parents! Trump and his administration have been systematically criminalizing immigration...

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Hogwarts: Magic & Science Camp (cancelled–sorry)

Posted by on Jun 19, 2018 in General News | Comments Off on Hogwarts: Magic & Science Camp (cancelled–sorry)

First Parish of Sudbury Summer Camp 2018 We aren’t able to offer this camp this year. So sorry!    

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Summer Services 2018

Posted by on Jun 14, 2018 in General News, Worship Services | Comments Off on Summer Services 2018

  Summer Sunday services take place in our air-conditioned, hearing assisted Commons. Nibbles are available at 9:30am and the service begins at 10:00am. Come hear a wide range of worship topics offered by our lay leaders. All are welcome, but no childcare is offered in the summer. Click here for a table of host, music, and nibbles volunteer assignments and open slots. Sunday Leader Subject 17-Jun Dave Andrews The Drunkard’s Walk 24-Jun Carole McNamee Worship Sharing: A Quaker Practice 1-Jul Aline Kaplan Seven Services to Humanity 8-Jul...

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Summer at FPS–your guide to what, when and how…

Posted by on Jun 13, 2018 in General News | Comments Off on Summer at FPS–your guide to what, when and how…

See flyer here: Summer at FPS 2018    

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Voting to Uphold Dignity for our Transgender Neighbors

Posted by on Jun 13, 2018 in General News | Comments Off on Voting to Uphold Dignity for our Transgender Neighbors

In November we in Massachusetts will vote on keeping our transgender folks safe. To learn more, go to...

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Spirituality and Personal Development Book Group, June 23, 10:30am

Posted by on Jun 13, 2018 in General News | Comments Off on Spirituality and Personal Development Book Group, June 23, 10:30am

Spiritual Book Group Discussion on Saturday June 23 10:30 am Join the Spiritual Book Group for a discussion on the book, Deep Work by Cal Newport. We are a group of seekers who gather every two to three months to talk about our book, and other important spiritual matters. Come on Sat June 24 10:30 am in Brackett Room at FPS when we will also make a list of books for the next year. These are the books that we have read in the short lifespan of this group. The seat of the soul : 25th anniversary edition / Gary Zukav Dying to be me : my journey...

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