Open Heart Meditation Group

Location: Brunner Chapel Weekly Practice: Every Wednesday from 7:00 p.m. to 8:30 p.m. Monthly Group Discussion: Last Wednesday of the month from 7:00 p.m. to 8:30 p.m. One Day Retreat: THIS SATURDAY, November 2, 2019 from 9:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m. * Check web site www.openheartzen.org for details of all...

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Sad News – Hetty Francke

We are sad to announce that Hetty Francke died on Thursday, September 26. Her final days were in the company of her husband Hans and their two children, Hendrik-Jan and Marcelle. Hans and Hetty have been long-time members of First Unitarian Church and Hetty has been a strong voice for...

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October Pastoral Care

Please let us know if you need help or if you know someone in our community who is in need. In October, Lydia Robb is our Pastoral Care Associate. You can reach her at LydiaR@firstuuwilm.org. You can learn more about our Pastoral Care Committee,here.

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October 13th Special Collection – Interdenominational Ministers Action Council (IMAC)

IMAC is a local coalition of clergy who collaborate against the systemic racial and economic injustices that manifest poverty, addiction, and violence in our communities. Rev. Richard Speck and Rev. Pamela Wat are members of IMAC and invite First Unitarian Church to join them in supporting IMAC’s 2020 Delaware Faith...

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March for a Culture of Peace

I was happy to join the 6th annual “March for a Culture of Peace” on Sunday, September 29th. The march ended at the Wilmington Friends’ Meetinghouse on West Street where we gathered to hear about a new effort being launched called “Non-violent Wilmington.” A great ending for Peace Week Delaware...

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Hallway Mail Slots are Back!

We now have mail slots outside the church office for our groups and committees. Please feel free to use these slots to leave items for your committee or team members, or to check for snail mail that may have come for your committee. Slots are organized by name, alphabetically. If...

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How Do I Get an Article in Enews?

Enews is sent out each week on Fridays, with information about the upcoming worship for the week, plus other important information about the church. We use the Enews content to update our web page, to update our social media, and to prepare the order of service insert, “This Week at...

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Meditation Manuals in our Library

Our church Library has many UU and other meditation manuals that may be borrowed. Newest is:”Still Praying After All These Years: Meditations for Later Life” (Upper Room Books, 2019). It is a gift to our library from the author, Rev. Susan C. Scott, in thanks for our help last year...

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