Newcomers News

There will be no Newcomers Room after church on  November 26.  Join us after church, beginning on December 3, in the Chancel Anteroom at the front of the Sanctuary.        

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Helping our Community

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. The children did a wonderful job of “trick-or-treating” in the sanctuary on Oct 29th to collect for the Delaware Food...

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Open Heart Zen Meditation

Brunner Chapel Regular practice every Wednesday, 7 p.m. to 8:30 p.m. Saturday One Day Retreat 9:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m. Last Wednesday of the month Group Discussion 7:00 p.m. to 8:30 p.m. (Next group discussion November 29, 2017) * * check web site for detail

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Sad News

We are sad to report the death of long time member Paul Porter on October 31, 2017. He and his wife Diane were longtime members of our church. The memorial service was held at Maris Grove. You may view his obituary, here.

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Pastoral Care Update

Our Pastoral Care Associate for November is Lydia Robb. You can reach her at Beginning in December, our Pastoral Care Associate will be Deb Griffin. Please let us know if you need support, we are here to help! Learn more about Pastoral Care, here.

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Shop Amazon Smile this Holiday Season!

Shop for everyone on your gift list this holiday at Amazon Smile and Amazon donates to First Unitarian Church. Support the work of this church while shopping in your PJ’s. How easy is that? Questions, contact Marina at

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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 $1000 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. We offer...

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Safety in Church

The Safer Congregations Committee of the First Unitarian Church of Wilmington invites you to participate in a town hall meeting after the service on Sunday, December 3rd in the front of the sanctuary. Bring your questions and concerns about your safety and the safety of others at First Unitarian. Our...

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Ushers Needed!

Both regular ushers to serve one Sunday per month and substitute ushers are needed. It’s a wonderful way to meet people and to serve the Congregation. Training will be provided. For more information, please contact Ed Ostrom at 484-842-1199 or by email:

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Hospitality Sign ups!

Thanks to our church committees, members and groups who volunteer on Sundays to bring treats for coffee hour. Your contributions make coffee hour a fun and festive time. In December and January, we have some open slots. Please consider signing up for a Sunday this winter. Families are welcome to...

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Visitor/Newcomers Group

You are invited to come after church to the Chancel Anteroom (to the left in front sanctuary) for a get acquainted time from 11:45 – 12:15 p.m. Each Sunday you can bring your coffee and questions. A facilitator will be present to coordinate the discussion and welcome you.

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