We Dream

At his time of year as they prepare for graduation, many students dream about what their life will be. Young people who are aging out of foster care dream, too. They dream about having a better life than what they experienced as a child. But they need help to make...

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House Pin Sale on April 19!

Celebrate the long-awaited arrival of spring (and Earth Day!) by visiting the House Pin Table on April 19! You will now be able to purchase bead bracelets (with easy-to-use magnetic clasps) in addition to our traditional offerings of pins, pin converters ($2 each) and bead earrings (with Sterling Silver or...

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Making Your Important Decisions Known

Have you thought about decisions you would want to make if you were unable to make them, and have you included these in your advance healthcare directive?  National Healthcare Decisions Day is this month, and it's a good time to think about making your wishes known to your loved ones....

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ILYA Regrets Unclear Communication

ILYA (Independent Living for Young Adults) has a partnership with Catholic Charities to provide a wider selection of household items to young people aging out of foster care when they “shop” for their new apartments. When we make donations with the code “First UU” this access is maintained. However, we...

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Special Collection April 2015 – UUSC Justice Sunday!

This Sunday, you will have a chance to make a difference.  This Sunday, the Special Collection will go the UUSC (Unitarian Universalist Service Committee) which, in your name, is partnering with organizations around the world for human rights and social justice. One of UUSC’s human rights issues is the Human...

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CHURCH GROUNDS CLEAN UP – Saturday, April 11 (rain date Monday, April 13)

The Buildings and Grounds Team is organizing a grounds clean up on Saturday, April 11 from 8 a.m. to noon.  (rain date Monday, April 13, 8 a.m. to noon)  There will be a variety of activities including raking up sweet gum balls, sticks, and leaves; spreading crab grass pre-emergent; weeding;...

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Vedic Wisdom As It Applies to Everyday Life

You are invited to experience Vedic Wisdom and the Art of Living on Sunday, April 19th at First U, presented by Dinesh Kashikar, a teacher for Art of Living and a certified Yoga Alliance teacher. His passion is to share spiritual knowledge with the world through Vedic Wisdom, a spiritual...

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Earth Day event sponsored by Green Sanctuary – Register by April 10!

On Sat., April 18, join Green Sanctuary Members for an Earth Day Service opportunity with the Christina River Watershed Cleanup from 8:00 a.m. to noon.We will meet at Dee Burdash’s home (in Northminster at 114 Broadbent Road) for coffee, juice, and bagels at 7:30 and then we will head over...

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A Magical Night Auction, Saturday April 18th 5:30-8:30pm

 Here are the top 5 reasons to buy your ticket in advance (you still have one more Sunday): 1.     This is our biggest fundraising social event for the church for the whole year! 2.     It makes the evening go that much smoother since we have your ticket # as your bidding # for auction items. 3.    ...

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Team 26 Ride and Rally

Members of First Unitarian Church were among the local throng that welcomed Team 26 to Delaware on their ride to Washington DC to create awareness about the need for common-sense state and federal gun reform. The Delaware Coalition Against Gun Violence (DeCaGV)  sponsored a short rally in Hockessin to show support for Team...

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