Member News

Here are our milestone membership anniversaries for December; thank you all for your ongoing support: 55 years – Gerry Drysdale 45 years – Paul Pinson 40 years – Helena Miller 30 years – John Maiorano 20 years – Kathy and Mark Samworth 1 year – Jennifer Fazekas, Amy Podolsky, Ami...

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Art Gallery News – What Does Peace Look Like?

“What kind of world do you want to live in?” To see some responses by area children and youth (including many from First Unitarian), stop by to see our special December display – “Youth Peace Art Exhibit” – along the 2nd floor hallway outside the Brunner Chapel and Music Room....

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December First U Potluck- Tonight! Friday, December 8th

Our Holiday Potluck is tonight! Come hear the great music by the Diamond State Band, sing Holiday carols, AND eat great food! Meet us tonight, Friday, December 8th from 6-8pm in Parish Hall. Thanks to the Choir for hosting. Bring something to share- either a main dish, salad, or dessert. The hosts will provide...

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House Pin Sale on December 3!

The House Pin Team and First U celebrated the holiday season early by donating another $1,000 to the YWCA. This brings the total we have donated since 1997 to $25,500! On December 3, you will have another opportunity to purchase a unique handmade gift for someone you love. Learn more...

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Children & Youth Religious Exploration

November Reflections- Our “It’s Scary to be Hungry” food drive brought in 187 lbs of food for the DE Food Bank. Thank you to all who brought in food items! The Colorful Crazy Puppies (2nd – 4th grades) and Explorers (5th – 7th grades) made 400 chocolate chip cookies for...

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Care and Feeding of Volunteers Workshop

Saturday, January 27, 2018 – 10:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m. Almost all congregations face the challenge of how to “recruit” volunteers. The congregations that have been successful have been those who have built a culture of gratitude within a congregation. This workshop will explore how to “pay” volunteers in the...

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First U Food Pantry

Our small food pantry is located on the lower level of the church (at the bottom of the steps near the office). We can always use contributions of non-perishable food. Please help the Pastoral Care team keep a supply of food to help members and friends of our congregation.

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