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A Unitarian Christmas – Part 1

Adapted from Rev. Tracy Springberry

Once upon a time Unitarians believed the fight for the soul of the American Christmas was a battle worth fighting.

It was Unitarians who wove together Santa Claus, Christmas trees, gift giving around the tree, a focus on charity, and peace and … read more.

Discussion on Racism begins January 4

The Vashon Island Unitarian Fellowship is sponsoring a free 4 week virtual discussion group, Systemic Racism: Uncover Your Biases.  TED talks will be shown followed by group discussion. Co-facilitators are Tanya Roberts, VIUF,  & Cathy deSmet, Vashon SURJ.  All Vashon is invited, teen-adult.  Please join us! The discussion group will meet on Mondays … read more.

Women’s Group – December 

In keeping with our congregational theme for December, stillness, our theme for this month’s Women-Identified Group meeting is the “Spectrum of Stillness.”

Our intention is to offer a receptive space that allows for the complexity, depth, and variety of emotions and experiences that bubble up for … read more.

Mark your Calendars for December 24th, 5:00 PM. 

VIUF is going to have a short service: readings, music, time to greet and extend wishes.  If you would like to help plan this, please contact Robbie at .  If people are interested in helping to plan some sort of Winter Solstice service or activity, … read more.

UUA and VIUF Are Fighting Systemic Racism


“What struck me most about those who rioted was how long they waited. The restraint they showed. Not the spontaneity, the restraint. They waited ansd waited for justice and it didn’t come. Nobody talks about that.” – Toni Morrison

Dom Davis, founder of Community … read more.

Discussion on Racism begins January 4

The Vashon Island Unitarian Fellowship is sponsoring a free 4 week virtual discussion group, Systemic Racism: Uncover Your Biases. TED talks will be shown followed by group discussion. Co-facilitators are Tanya Roberts, VIUF & Cathy deSmet, Vashon SURJ. All Vashon is invited, teen-adult. Please join … read more.