Welcome to Quentin Robert Darling

Quentin Robert Darling was born on February 23, weighing 7 lbs 3 oz and 21.5 inches long. Mom and dad, Lizzy and Steve Darling, are tired but doing great! Lizzy and Steve say, “Quentin is excited to meet all of his friends at First U very soon.”

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Congratulations to our own Marilyn Hyte!

FUND FOR WOMEN NAMES MARILYN HYTE 2023 FIRST FOUNDER AWARD RECIPIENT Many of you know Marilyn Hyte, a long time church member and congregational leader. Newcomers may have met Marilyn as part of their introduction to First U due to her volunteer work with the Membership team. Congratulations Marilyn! The...

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Congratulations, Marilyn Hyte!

Congratulations to First U member Marilyn Hyte, recipient of the Victoria Cooke Leadership Award at this year’s Delaware Breast Cancer Coalition Shining Light Awards 2023. As a Board Member of the DE Breast Cancer Coalition for 6 years, and President for the past 4 years, Marilyn was recognized for her...

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First U Firefighter Heads West

If you aren’t on Facebook, you may have missed last week’s post about our very own Max Huhn. We wish a safe journey and our thanks to Max, who grew up in First U, and is now headed West to fight wildfires with the Delaware unit. Read more, here.

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THANK YOU!

Dear First U, I cannot thank you enough for your support. It was so great to see your names in the chat log and in the choir! Wow! You were fantastic. Thank you to the people who also volunteered to be on my Ordination committee, Nancy Pinson, Cindy Cohen, John...

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Happy 100th Birthday!

On Tuesday, December 29, we join Robert Ullrich in celebrating his ONE HUNDRED year birthday! Congratulations Bob, for reaching such a big milestone! We are grateful for Bob’s generous spirit and caring heart. As Bob reaches his centenarian status from a social distance, you are welcome to reach out with...

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Art Show

David Weiss is having a show of his recent art, in the Cannon Reading Room, Arsht Hall (OLLI). Monday thru Friday 9:00 a.m. – 3:00 p.m., until February 26th.

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First Unitarian Church Member Barbara Crowell to be Honored on November 20!

Children and Families First of Delaware is pleased to announce their 2019 Champions for Children Award Recipients, The Honorable Barbara Crowell and Ed Freel. Click here to register for this year’s event! For additional information, contact Jeanne Johonnett at (302) 777-9742 | jeanne.johonnett@cffde.org. Barbara Crowell was nominated by Governor Tom...

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Universalist Herald article by Peggy Rawheiser

Stop by our church Library to read Peggy Rawheiser’s article, “My Universalist Family Tree,” in the current issue of Universalist Herald, on display among other periodicals. Peggy is a First U member and lifelong Universalist. Her book, A History of Universalism in North Carolina, is also in our Library, on...

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Purple chalice

Judy Govatos on WHYY!

First U member Judy Govatos was interviewed on WHYY about her experience with cancer and her determination to live her life on her own terms. You can listen to the 12 minute interview here.

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HAPPY 100TH BIRTHDAY TO GLEN BARBARAS

On Sunday, March 10th, the church will celebrate the 100th birthday of Glen Barbaras (born March 8, 1919). Glen has been a member of First U for 61 years, attending almost every Sunday service, except in recent months. He has headed up and served on many committees, including Finance and...

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Volunteer Award for Marge Meyermann

What a pleasure it was to present Marge Meyermann with the Clara Barton Sisterhood Award! Marge is a long time member of First U and has made many contributions to church life over the years. Congratulations Marge!

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Spell-Bound Puddles

Thank you to all of you who supported me and the First U Book Corner by purchasing a copy of Susan Matthias’ new book, “Spell-Bound Puddles,” which I illustrated. I ran out last Sunday! I will have more books available on Sunday, November 11, and am always available to sign...

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Book Corner Holiday Shopping

We’re approaching the holidays and it’s time to start thinking of books that might make great gifts. Come visit the Book Corner in Parish Hall on November 4th, when our very own Nancy Pinson will be in the Book Corner to sell and sign the children’s book she illustrated, “Spell-Bound...

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Unique chalice display

Celebration of the Life of Cheryl Smith

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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