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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First Unitarian Walks Out

Members of First Unitarian Church in Brandywine Hundred ‘walk out’ in remembrance of Parkland following the service on March 11. You can view a video, featured on WDEL’s web site, here. In addition, we streamed the event live on Facebook so that members and friends could join us, even if...

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Vegan Potluck! – THIS FRIDAY!

6-8 p.m. Parish Hall Join us next week for our Vegan potluck on April 13th!  Vegans do not eat meat, dairy, or eggs. Please bring your entire family- there will be great food for the kids too (meatballs and hotdogs can be made vegan)! Bring something to share – a main dish, a salad,...

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Third Sunday Justice Talk

Coalition to Dismantle New Jim Crow Sunday, March 18, 9:15 – 10:15, Brunner Chapel Delaware’s Coalition to Dismantle the New Jim Crow grew out of a series of interracial, interdenominational discussions-organized in part by members of First Unitarian Church-of Michelle Alexander’s groundbreaking book The New Jim Crow: Mass Incarceration in...

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17 Minutes of Silence for Parkland

This Sunday, March 11th, directly following our service, we will invite everyone to stand out on Whitby Road and 202 to share in 17 minutes of silence to remember the 17 victims from the Parkland Florida shooting. In doing this, we will also be uniting as a congregation to take...

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