Who We Are
Unitarian Universalism is a liberal religion that embraces theological diversity; we welcome different beliefs and affirm the inherent worth and dignity of every person.
The Unitarian Universalist Fellowship of Huntington (UUFH) is a member of the Unitarian Universalist Association.
The Fellowship’s Mission Statement
In religious community, we nurture our individual spirits through caring for one another and helping to heal the world.
UUFH Vision Statement
We will be a congregation that …
- sustains the growth and diversity of our spiritual home;
- integrates newcomers into the life of the Fellowship;
- promotes intergenerational religious exploration;
- creates a robust and effective communication network;
- commits to capital improvements of our buildings and grounds so that they are accessible and better serve our Mission;
- is a visible force for social justice in the Huntington community and the world;
- builds bridges with people of different faiths and ethnicities, joining forces for the common good.
UUFH Congregational Covenant
Our Fellowship thrives in an atmosphere of trust, respect and cooperation.
As members and friends of this congregation, we covenant to:
- Accept responsibility for our individual acts.
- Communicate with kindness, support and sensitivity.
- Allow for vibrant discussion in which we actively listen and clarify what we hear.
- Cultivate a respect for different perspectives and opinions.
- Acknowledge human fallibility.
- Act in good faith and assume good intentions.
- Show respect, gratitude and appreciation.
- Respect confidentiality in our interactions with other congregants and as appropriate in participation in Fellowship committees and activities.
- Participate and serve with compassion and commitment.
Here are just a few of the well known and influential Unitarians, Universalists, and Unitarian Universalists who have made their mark in fields such as literature, social justice, science, government and entertainment. You will find others, along with details of their lives and faith, on the following website: www.FamousUUs.com.
- Ralph Waldo Emerson
- Albert Schweitzer
- Louisa May Alcott
- Kurt Vonnegut
- Charles Dickens
- Christopher Reeve
- E.E. Cummings
- Benjamin Franklin
- Paul Newman