105% Funded! Faithify Success!

Posted by Lena K. Gardner">Lena K. Gardner on August 7, 2014

We did it! Because of many of you, as of today, $8,388 will go toward supporting our members in prison through our Faithify campaign. Thank you to everyone who made a pledge, shared our invitation to give and supported the Faithify campaign! […]

Where are you daring?

Posted by admin on July 24, 2014

Dear Friends, I’ve said, only half-jokingly, that I want my tombstone to read, “Still in beta.” At CLF we are constantly re-envisioning what we do, given the evolution of various platforms, personalities, and community needs. Right now I’m immersed in […]

70% Funded on Faithify!!

Posted by Lena K. Gardner">Lena K. Gardner on July 22, 2014

This is the home stretch! Our project to help our prison ministry on Faithify.org is 70% to the goal of 8K! We are so thankful for everyone who has already pledged!!! And we have just over $2,500 to find in pledges before […]

Bless All Who Serve Project

Posted by admin on July 21, 2014

The Bless All Who Serve is a project of the CLF to reach more military members and veterans. Every military installation and VA has a chapel. Usually, right outside the chapel is a rack where religious institutions have information or […]

Bless All Who Serve

Posted by admin on July 21, 2014

Welcome to a spiritual home that affirms your journey from multiple theologies and philosophical points of view. If you are new to Unitarian Universalism, you may find this website helpful. Click around and see if Unitarian Universalism is right for […]

Faithify is 57% funded!

Posted by Lena K. Gardner">Lena K. Gardner on July 16, 2014

but almost only counts in horseshoes, we have just over a third of pledges left to find! Thank you to everyone who has pledged so far, we have 24 days remaining and $3,405 in pledges!!! Will yours be the one […]

Faithifying @ $2,050 and counting!

Posted by Lena K. Gardner">Lena K. Gardner on July 8, 2014

The CLF is crowdsourcing funding for our incarcerated members at Faithify.org! We need your help to raise $8,000 to help continue sending prisoners UU World, UU Quest magazine, offering classes and books, and supporting Chaplain Pat in her ministering to our incarcerated prison […]

2 + U

Posted by admin on June 24, 2014

2 + U = Twice the love, twice the belonging! You can be a member of both the CLF and your home congregation. Carry the flame further — join the CLF!

General Assembly 2014

Posted by admin on June 21, 2014

Your Ultimate Guide to CLF @ GA Whether you’re going to Providence to be part of General Assembly or couching it at home, there’s plenty of ways for you to be part of our annual gathering! As part of the […]

Do you carry the flame with your tongue on fire?

Posted by admin on June 12, 2014

Dear Friends, Sometimes you struggle for words and sometimes words come to you. When we began CLF’s online sanctuary 3 years ago, we didn’t discuss how to close the weekly worship service.  The phrase “I carry the flame,” simply emerged. […]

What to do when I have too much to do

Posted by admin on June 5, 2014

Dear Friends, Why is it that the longer daylight hours (for those of us in the northern  hemisphere, anyway) seem to bring longer lists of things necessary to stay caught up?  Maybe because I’m a gardener, I wake up with […]

I know for sure that love saves me and it is here to save us all.

Posted by admin on May 29, 2014

  Dear Friends, This week, as our Boston office staff began their first real week of work in new digs at 24 Farnsworth Street, in their new offices, my Minneapolis home office changed, too. Lena K. Gardner, our new Membership […]

I’m so grateful to know you!

Posted by admin on May 22, 2014

A CLF trip to Iceland.  Me, giving the keynote to the CUC in Montreal.The Boston CLF team moving from 25 Beacon to 24 Farnsworth.  May has been a month of coming and going, for sure! There is so much to […]

At CLF This Week April 23-29

Posted by admin on April 23, 2014

Upcoming Events Date Time Event Link to Event Thu 24 Apr 11:00am ET The VUU Talk Show: Original Blessing [Participate on YouTube] Sun 27 Apr 8:00pm ET Worship: Divine Possibilities [Join Us for Worship] Mon 28 Apr 9:00am ET Worship: Divine […]

What Did #BostonStrong Make Possible?

Posted by admin on April 23, 2014

Dear CLF Friends, Yesterday marked the one year anniversary since the tragic bombing at the Boston Marathon, and we are relieved and delighted that this year’s event went off without a hitch.  Anniversaries of traumatic events can themselves be traumatic, […]

The World Is Going To End – But Is It The Blood Moon?

Posted by admin on April 15, 2014

Dear Friends, Last night, visible in most of the United States and many other places in the world, we had a total lunar eclipse.  Did you stay up or get up to watch it?  I can never resist such a […]