Christmas Eve Special Offering – YWCA

Our special offering on Christmas Eve will be donated to the YWCA Delaware to support their racial and social justice work. Please be as generous as you can so the work of this organization can continue to make our world more equitable and just. Want to learn more about racial...

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Human Rights Task Force Meeting This Sunday!

Are you looking for a way to get more involved in the mission of First U to “fight injustice?” Come join the Human Rights Task Force (HRTF). We meet this Sunday, December 5 at 6:30 p.m. by Zoom. Please register to get the Zoom link: HRTF Registration Last church year,...

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VOICES FOR DEMOCRACY

Calling First Unitarian to help our liberal partners with this postcard campaign. Please Write Quickly! Deadline Monday, October 25! You only need to write 2 POSTCARDS! Delaware Senators Coons and Carper have sponsored the voting rights bills pending before the Senate but they have not said that they will support...

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Peace Pole Installation

After the worship service on October 10, we had a ceremony to dedicate a peace pole, an internationally recognized symbol of a call for peace, that is found in every country. The idea was prompted and researched by one of our youth Hayden W.! This was a multi-generational event enjoyed...

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Final Peace Week Events at First U!

First U is Planting a Peace Pole! Sunday, October 10 immediately after worship. Come enjoy Rev. Larry’s peace worship “Practicing the Heart and Soul of Peacebuilding” on Sunday, October 10 at 10:30 a.m. Then join us for a multi-generational celebration on our front lawn to “plant” our new Peace Pole!...

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Final Peace Week Events at First U!

Rank Choice Voting Saturday, October 9 at 11:00 a.m. Please join Rev. Dr. Larry Peers, Kristin Brownlee of the League of Women Voters, University of Delaware chairperson of Political Science and International Relations, David Redlawsk, and more to learn how Ranked-Choice Voting is a small change with immense power, capable...

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UU DELAWARE ADVOCACY NETWORK (UUDAN)

Sunday, September 26, 4:00 p.m. ZOOM Meeting UUDAN Monthly Steering Committee Please join us to hear about what is happening in the current Delaware legislative session and how you can get involved. SIGN UP HERE for the Zoom Link: https://forms.gle/hkV2TUW1w6ewj7Ap7 UUDAN, sponsored by the Human Rights Task Force, brings the...

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Call to Action for Delaware Campaign for Fair Policing

Here is a real opportunity to change our policing systems! A series of stakeholder meetings are being held about Senate Bill 149 which was introduced last year to increase transparency and accountability in Delaware policing. ● The first stakeholder meeting will take place Friday, September 24 at 3:00 p.m. During...

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Delaware Peace Week 2021 October 2nd – 10th

May Peace Prevail in Our Community! First U members have been busy designing a number of events for Peace Week Delaware. Click the links to find out more and register to attend each event. October 3, 2:00 p.m. Nature Peace Walk; Service Project, Pt. 1 October 3, 2:45 p.m. Nature...

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Delaware Peace Week 2021: October 2nd – 10th

Our First UU members have been busy, designing a number of events for this year’s Delaware Peace Week (DPW). We suggest visiting the “Home page” of the DPW website as a first step on the journey to participating, as this group’s Steering Committee have shared an inspiring message. Next, if...

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Special Offering – Peace Week Delaware

In our 6th year, Peace Week Delaware is bringing together the voices that speak to the essence of what peace means. In 2021 these voices will speak to: protecting voting rights, suicide detection and prevention, climate crises, alternatives to violence, experiences of marginalized groups, building community between diverse groups, strategies...

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UDA

Our Second Sunday Special Offering on June 13 will support UUDAN, our very own UU legislative advocacy initiative for Delaware. The purpose of UUDAN is to educate, mobilize, and coordinate UUs on advocacy for social justice issues in the State of Delaware in coalition with other advocacy organizations. UUDAN strives...

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