The Building Bulletin May 2021

The building project has officially completed the schematic design phase! It is great to see the project progressing after our year-long suspension. The output from the schematic design phase was a set of drawings and written specifications for materials and standards to be used in construction. This milestone triggered two important activities. First, our contractor […]

Our Dream Graduation Speakers

It's graduation week and there will be a lot of inspirational speeches being given by accomplished people. Who would you choose to speak at your graduation if you could choose anyone?   Alain Enthoven (if he was alive) Albert Einstein Barack Obama (3 votes) Barack Obama or Michelle Obama Benjamin Franklin Bernie Sanders Bonođź’– BrenĂ© [...]

Partners for Peace: Personal reflection on Israel-Palestine situation

A message from Sue Ellen Klein, the leader of Partners for Peace and a member of our Unitarian Universalists for Justice in the Middle East team.    As a spokesperson for Partners for Peace, I feel compelled to comment on the current Israel-Palestine situation.  With all that is being shown and written about the situation, I […]

Invitation to Flower Communion

Mother’s Day always signals to me the likely final burst of big spring snow in Fort Collins, and so also signals a green light for planting! It’s always a risk, of course, the snow is sneaky that way (and it’s not like we wouldn’t be grateful for the moisture!). But then again, planting is a […]

The Next Three Weeks at Foothills

How are you doing? If you’re feeling pretty stressed – but also mixed with bursts of joy and happiness – you’re not alone! The month of May is notorious for being a surprisingly stressful month in congregational life.   After all, in May, parents, teachers, and students are all feeling the stress of the last few weeks […]