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Strategic Planning Committee Update – Building Needs

In the past few years, our congregation has been actively engaged in exploring the core issue of whether it can ultimately fulfill its Mission within our current spatial environment that does not provide an inclusive and optimal experience. As we looked to the future, discussions also focused on what would...

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Peace Week Delaware Workshop “I am Not a Racist” – Confronting Race, Racism and White Supremacy!

This event is co-sponsored by the Coalition to Dismantle the New Jim Crow and First Unitarian Church of Wilmington. Please join us on Wednesday, September 20, 2017, 6-8 p.m. in the Parish Hall at First Unitarian Church of Wilmington. In this facilitated workshop participants will explore white privilege and structural...

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Hurricane Harvey Assistance

On Friday night, August 25, Hurricane Harvey made landfall as a Category 4 storm and brought with it deadly winds and rain to an area of the United States millions call home. Much of the Texas Gulf Coast has been impacted and communities in Louisiana and across the state of...

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Gather Your Waters

On September 10th we will have a Water Communion as part of the multigenerational Ingathering service. In order to participate in the Water Communion, please bring a small vial or other container of water from your summer experiences. The water may come from an ocean, lake, pond, river or stream,...

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Ingathering – Sunday, September 10th

We are looking forward to seeing you all on Sunday, September 10th when we gather together, old friends and new, and start off a new church year of worship, fellowship, learning, and more! We have an amazing event planned after the service, including music by Ami Verrill, a bounce house...

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Book Corner News!

Come celebrate the beginning of the new church year by visiting the Book Corner in Parish Hall! Our very own Dale Megill will sell and sign her book, “A Footbridge to the Light,” at Book Corner on September 17! Dale’s book is a journey of self-discovery in which she shares...

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Art Gallery News – September 2017

Our Soul Matters theme for September is “Welcome” – what a great opening concept for a display of our art at church. Stop by to see our fall display starting Ingathering Sunday, September 10, along the 2nd floor hallway outside the Brunner Chapel and Music Room. See how some of...

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World Through the Eyes of Sondheim – Sept 3

  Join the Chamber Choir with soloists including Martin Hargrove with a group of musicians, cello, violin and pianist Linda Henderson offering interpretations of life’s situations through music and song. Readings by Scott Ward and Jan Shay and the service will be led by Rev. Roberta. Bring many friends, as...

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Summer Childcare June 11 – Sept. 3

Summer Childcare is in room 29 from 10:00 a.m. – 11:45 a.m. Children must be signed in and out. Please note snacks will not be served during the summer. We will have juice boxes and water available. You are welcome to send your child with nut free snacks. If the...

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Registration for Fall 2017 Soul Matters

Soul Matters is a UU monthly worship theme program explored in small groups. It includes powerful sermon topics, which have been planned for the coming year. Each month Soul Matters participants receive a packet on the spiritual theme which is a chock full of uplifting poems, quotes, and live links...

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Youth Peace Art on August 20

Youth Peace Art on August 20 at First U during the regular CYRE program hours. This Sunday children and youth K-12 will be invited to create a picture of peace.What does peace look like? What does a peaceful world look like? Pacem in Terris is organizing a youth Visionary Peace Art...

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