Light the Chalice on Sunday!

This year we are inviting members to light the chalice during worship. This includes entire families, children, youth, couples, singles, parents, grandparents, non-parents or any other combination you can think of! You may choose your own chalice lighting words or we will provide them for you. Click Here to sign up! Contact Catherine Williamson...

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A NEW LOOK

After more than 20 years of serving in various stewardship capacities Bill Hardham is moving on to other jobs and Barry Marrs is assuming the leadership of the stewardship group. Bill is pleased to be leaving on a high note – thanks to all of your generosity the campaign wound...

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November 2015 – Holiday Giving Program

ILYA Holiday Giving time is here! You can help former foster youth enjoy the holiday season… Delaware’s foster children who turn 18 must leave their foster homes. Many have no families, few resources—and, some have children of their own. The holiday season can be a bleak time. For nearly 10 years,...

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LET’S TALK ABOUT #BLACKLIVESMATTER

Beginning Sunday, Nov. 1, Rev. Roberta Finkelstein and a team of church members will offer a series of opportunities to discuss our Unitarian Universalist response to the Black Lives Matter movement, which began after the shooting of black teenager Trayvon Martin in 2012 and gathered new force following the police...

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Office Ministration November 2015

Strategic Plan Building Projects Update – Work on improving our parking lot has begun. The parking lot has been repaved and seal coated. New lines are painted, and the dumpsters have moved to a new location. The Building and Grounds team is working with the vendor to finalize this project...

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Guest at Your Table A Project of YOUR Unitarian-Universalist Service Committee

From October 18 to November 22, 2015“Build a wall!”  “Send them back!”  We've heard a lot of heated rhetoric from candidates who exploit our worst fears about “The Other.”  But UUSC is putting a human face on the immigration crisis. Meet Lilian Castillo and her eight-year-old son Jose.  After a long...

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Urgent help needed!!

     ILYA (Independent Living for Young Adults) just received a request for college care packages for 3 additional students from the West End Neighborhood House. Apparently the fax got lost somewhere and so we just learned of this need. Is it possible 3 more people would be willing to...

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K-1 OWL – Our Whole Lives Program

The CYRE (Children and Youth Religious Education) Team is excited to offer Our Whole Lives (OWL) Sexuality Education to Kindergarten and First Graders at First Unitarian Church.Come to the Parent Information Session to learn more about this amazing, age appropriate, comprehensive program! Date:  Sunday, November 8, 2015Time: 9:15-10:15 a.m.Room: 29The K-1...

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CYRE Taking It Home Nov 1

Our Whole Lives (K-1) The CYRE Team is excited to offer Our Whole Lives (OWL) Sexuality Education to Kindergarten and First Graders at First Unitarian Church. Come to the Parent Information Session to learn more about this amazing, age appropriate, comprehensive program! Date: Sunday, November 8, 2015 Time: 9:15-10:15am Room:...

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United Nations Sunday

Sunday, October 25th is United Nations Sunday around the world. That date commemorates the anniversary of the creation of the UN. The original UN charter was ratified on October 24, 1945.  First U often celebrated UN Sunday, back when we had an active UU-UNO Committee. We decorated the sanctuary with...

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