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Six New Students

As this school year kicks off, ILYA (Independent Living for Young Adults) has six students that have graduated high school, aged out of foster care and are now off to college. This is more than we’ve had in years past and is a glowing testament to the resiliency of these...

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Freshmen Challenges 

Ever had freshman jitters when you were starting school or know someone who did… maybe your child perhaps? It’s not uncommon to be nervous about starting at a new school even while looking forward to the opportunity. For young people aging out of foster care, this can be a very...

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Strategic Planning Committee Update – Building Needs

In the past few years, our congregation has been actively engaged in exploring the core issue of whether it can ultimately fulfill its Mission within our current spatial environment that does not provide an inclusive and optimal experience. As we looked to the future, discussions also focused on what would...

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Peace Week Delaware Workshop “I am Not a Racist” – Confronting Race, Racism and White Supremacy!

This event is co-sponsored by the Coalition to Dismantle the New Jim Crow and First Unitarian Church of Wilmington. Please join us on Wednesday, September 20, 2017, 6-8 p.m. in the Parish Hall at First Unitarian Church of Wilmington. In this facilitated workshop participants will explore white privilege and structural...

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Hurricane Harvey Assistance

On Friday night, August 25, Hurricane Harvey made landfall as a Category 4 storm and brought with it deadly winds and rain to an area of the United States millions call home. Much of the Texas Gulf Coast has been impacted and communities in Louisiana and across the state of...

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Gather Your Waters

On September 10th we will have a Water Communion as part of the multigenerational Ingathering service. In order to participate in the Water Communion, please bring a small vial or other container of water from your summer experiences. The water may come from an ocean, lake, pond, river or stream,...

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Ingathering – Sunday, September 10th

We are looking forward to seeing you all on Sunday, September 10th when we gather together, old friends and new, and start off a new church year of worship, fellowship, learning, and more! We have an amazing event planned after the service, including music by Ami Verrill, a bounce house...

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