Loss of biodiversity is as critical an issue as climate change.The good news is that we can do something about it.For do's and dont's and how to make a difference, checkout our EarthCare page.
The Lamb Center is a daytime drop‐in homeless shelter for individuals who are homeless in Fairfax, Virginia.April 2021 is when the Lamb Center is counting on our congregation specifically to help them with their supply needs.They provide breakfast, lunch, showers, laundry service, Bible studies, employment opportunities, housing and job counseling, AA meetings, a nurse practitioner clinic, a dental clinic, and much more. Their emphasis is on...
We’ve heard it said, the best time to plant a tree was 10 years ago. The second best time is today.EarthCare at Unity of Fairfax recommends that we give the environment a boost. As we open our windows to the sounds of nature this spring and venture out to enjoy the new blooms and leafy branches, we can be mindful of the nature soundscape.More information on the EarthCare page of our website.
Check out this amazing original song and video collage tribute to three virtual 5K/1K events.Please follow this link to Facebook and click “share” then add a blurb.The video was created as a way to stay connected, keep up physical and mental health, and support two organizations serving local people through the entire pandemic.Adult registration is $5.00 off on Daylight Savings Day 3/14/21 and 3/15/21 ONLY ($20 ea)Register Now
March ProjectOur Compassionate Community Service team is featuring Friends of Guest House, a group that helps women successfully re-enter the community from incarceration.Since their founding in 1974, Guest House has helped more than 4,000 women break the vicious cycle of incarceration, reunite with their families, and reintegrate into their communities. Volunteers are needed to help teach life skills, serve as mentors, and more. Apply here: ...
March 27 8am – 3pmJoin EarthCare in weeding, mulching and preparing our grounds for spring.Do not attend if you have symptoms of COVID-19 or believe you have been exposed.We ask you to wear a mask and bring your own gloves, tools, water and snacks.EarthCare members will check you in near the entrance of the church. We will monitor and provide guidance throughout the day.EarthCare at Unity of Fairfax has new articles on Perceptions of Nature and...
Congratulations to our new Associate Minister, Rev. Ron KarstetterRev Russ announced today, February 28th, that Rev. Ron Karstetter is the Associate Minister for Unity of Fairfax. We send Ron our blessings as he continues to serve Unity of Fairfax.
NEWS: There is a new ‘registration checker’ to enable registered persons to check their registration status.NEWS: There is a vaccine data dashboardNEWS: Important information about Wearing a Mask. For example, do not double mask when wearing a KN95 mask.Details and links on the COVID page.
Zoomies now have their own web page.Youth and Family Ministry director Beverly Ellis creates a Zoomie each week that uses animals to introduce children of all ages to the theme of the day. ZoomiesIf you have pet that you would like to "enroll" in Zoomie school, please contact Beverly.
Mobility NetWorks! and NV Rides are looking for volunteers interested in delivering food bank provisions to elderly and disabled members of community.These are "contactless" opportunities, in which volunteers can safely drop-off the supplies for the persons in need.For more information, visit the Compassionate Community Service page.