Sunday Volunteers Needed!

We are looking to add to our roster of volunteers in the church office on Sundays.  If you are interested in participating in this valuable role, please contact Kathi Weiss at either kdweiss1@verizon.net or 302-562-5534.  This duty involves manning the desk in the church office from approximately 10:00 a.m. until 12:15 p.m. on Sundays.  Depending upon...

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JUSTICE SUNDAY UUSC OFFERING 

Thank you for your generous offering to the Unitarian Universalist Service Committee (UUSC) in the amount of $1,502 for Justice Sunday on April 8.  This included amounts given in the general offering, honey sales, online donations, and checks sent directly to UUSC.  Thanks for helping to put our values at work...

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Fork Mystery!

Our kitchen is missing many dining forks. If you have extra forks or ones from garage sales to recycle our kitchen would love to have you leave them on the counter in the kitchen. We will take care of them. Please email marina@firstuuwilm.org if you leave them so we can alert our kitchen...

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IMPORTANT INFO Information Meeting April 29

On Sunday, April 29, 2018, at noon, there will be: A Budget Information meeting where the congregation will be given details of the proposed Operating and Capital Budgets and a detailed Capital Improvement Plan presentation by the Strategic Planning Committee. A detailed version of the budget document is available on request, please email marina@firstuuwilm.org. A progress report on the...

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Unique chalice display

Cheryl Smith Memorial

The service will be held on Sunday, April 29th @ 2:30 p.m. in the sanctuary. A reception will follow the service.  In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made payable to “CHILD, Inc.”, “Salvation Army” or to  “First Unitarian Church” and sent in care of R.T. Foard Funeral Home, P.A., P.O....

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Simba will be in the House!

Our next All Music Sunday will be April 29, 10:30 a.m. We will be celebrating the spirituality of the Lion King. This was a sermon topic sold at our last church auction. Join the Choir, a small chamber orchestra, Rev. Roberta and some special guests for this great morning of music and reflection. Not...

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Pancake Breakfast!

On Sunday, April 29th, the Youth Group is hosting a pancake breakfast in the Parish Hall, from 8:30 to 10:00 a.m. Entrance is $5 per person and a max of $20 per family. They are also hosting a small bake sale, so don’t forget to bring your money for cookies and yummy breads. The...

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Vespers – Wednesday Evening May 2

May 2, 2018 – 6:30 p.m. Please join us for our Vespers series on Wednesday evening from 6:30-7:00 p.m. in the church sanctuary. (Childcare will be available from 6:00-7:15 p.m.) The services will be based on the Taizé style of worship, featuring candlelight, inspirational music, readings and meditation. Come to...

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Save the Date!  Game Night Fundraiser, Friday, 5/18

Please mark your calendars for a Game Night Fundraiser on Friday, May 18th in Parish Hall. 6:30 p.m. until 9 p.m. Hosted by the Explorers Class (our 5th through 7th graders). All money raised will benefit the Delaware Center for Homeless Veterans. $5/person or $20 a family. More information to come soon, but please...

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Third Sunday Justice Talk – Delaware Coalition Against Gun Violence

Sunday, April 15, 9:15 to 10:15 a.m. – Brunner Chapel Following the March for Our Lives and anticipating consideration of significant new gun safety legislation in Delaware, we have invited Dennis Greenhouse, chair of the Delaware Coalition Against Gun Violence legislative fund, to speak about successful legislation at the state level...

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CYRE E-News March 2018

The Children and Youth Religious Exploration classes continue to keep busy. In March: The Seekers (2nd, 3rd, 4th grades) held a fundraiser for Faithful Friends, raising $135, and made catnip toys that they also donated to the group. The Explorers (5th, 6th, 7th grades) held an Immigration & DACA letter...

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April 8th is Justice Sunday at First U!

UNITARIAN UNIVERSALIST SERVICE COMMITTEE SPECIAL OFFERING One of the best ways to put our human rights and social justice values to work around the world is to support the Unitarian Universalist Service Committee(UUSC). Sunday will be your opportunity: To participate in our Special Offering for this month-it all goes to UUSC....

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