vespers

Vespers

Wednesday, March 13, 6:30 p.m. Please join us for our monthly Vespers series on Wednesday evening from 6:30-7:00 p.m. in the church sanctuary. The services will be based on the Taizé style of worship, featuring candlelight, inspirational music, readings and meditation. Come to find peace, silence and fellowship. We will...

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Small Group Ministry

Although our current Soul Matters groups and Connection Circles are full, you can still access the sign up form to express your interest in joining a group, including the best days/times for you. Click here to describe your interest: FILL OUT FORM You can also join us (no registration required)...

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UUSC JUSTICE SUNDAY SHARE THE PLATE OFFERING

SUNDAY MARCH 3, 2024 UUSC (Unitarian Universalist Service Committee) is due for some of our attention. Our long-standing partnership with UUSC can be refreshed on March 3rd through our Share the Plate Offering. Justice Sunday reminds us of the importance of our human rights and social justice work and how...

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A Liberal Religious Path: Sermon & Discussion

Sunday, March 17, 2024 Discussion from Noon to 12:45 p.m.;  Sanctuary Registration required for book discussion – Childcare available – Zoom option available Rev. Kubl-Komoto, lead minister at the UU Fellowship of Raleigh, NC will preach. Following the service he will also talk about his book, The Liberal Religious Path. Please...

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Mondays in the Park

9:00 a.m. starting March 4 with Helena Miller – Locations vary Registration Required Get your week off to a good start with a walk in one of our state, county or city parks. Each week we will explore a different park (or a different trail within the larger parks.) Walks will...

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Celebration of the FULL MOON with Circle of the Ash Tree Moon

This Friday, February 23,  at 7:00 p.m. Faith Whittington and Linda Sanders – First Unitarian Church (various rooms) Registration required Join our earth-centered spiritual group named “Circle of the Ash Tree Moon” and celebrate the full moon with an earth-centered ritual designed each month to celebrate the special meaning of...

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GAME NIGHT AND SPAGHETTI DINNER

Saturday, March 2: 4:00 p.m. – 7:00 p.m. Come out for an evening of games followed by a spaghetti dinner! Bring your favorite board game or use games provided by the church. Newborns – 99 year olds (and beyond) are encouraged to take part in the fun and food! All are...

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UUNWIND

Opportunities to Recharge Join our weekly and monthly programs for a chance to find some reprieve from a chaotic world. All events at this link are free and open to the public. Meditation, Vespers, Hiking and more…

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Restorative Writing

Sunday, February 18, 2024 – 12:00-1:30 p.m. Cassandra Lewis – Room 25 Registration required – Childcare available The Restorative Writing Workshop, led by Cass Lewis, is an opportunity for writers of all levels to experiment with creative writing by responding to a series of prompts, inspiring passages, and a discussion...

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Elevator Out of Order

The elevator from the first to second floor is currently out of order. The elevator company is waiting for parts which could take 2-3 weeks to come in. We will have it back up and running as soon as possible. We apologize for any inconvenience this may cause.

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VEGAN VALENTINE POTLUCK

Vegan Valentine’s Dessert Potluck Dinner – Friday, February 9 The Environmental Justice Task Force and the Vegan Subcommittee are excited to host a Vegan Valentine’s Dessert Potluck! Join us Friday, February 9 at 6:00 p.m. for a free vegan pizza and salad dinner (gluten free crust available as well)! Then...

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Delaware’s Indigenous Tribe

Sunday, February 11– 12:00 -1:00 p.m.; Sanctuary Ruth Ann Purchase – Co-founder, Greenbridge Registration Required – Childcare Available – Zoom option available The Lenapes are an Indigenous Native American tribe who live in a community in central Kent County Delaware. Come to celebrate the culture and contributions of the Lenape...

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Coffee Sales

You can support farmers, farm workers, and artisans with Equal Exchange. Equal Exchange is a fair trade organization founded on the vision of creating a closer connection between farmers and consumers. We have a variety of Equal Exchange coffees, teas, hot chocolates, chocolate bars, and even baking cocoa, for sale...

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Rhythm Revelations Weekend, with UU Musician Matt Meyer

Saturday and/or Sunday, February 3-4 A Joint presentation: Counterpoint Fund and Lifestream Registration Required for each event – Child Friendly Join us in Parish Hall for a weekend of rhythm and song with a focus on social justice, led by Matt Meyer, UU musician, community organizer and educator. On Saturday, February...

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Let ‘em Cook Clean Comedy

On Friday, February 2; Pre- Show Party 5:30 – 7:30 p.m. followed by show 8:00 p.m. Dan Cicala – Theater N and DE.CO in Wilmington Registration Required Join us at Theatre N for a night of laughs hosted by First Unitarian’s own Dan Cicala. All attendees are welcome to the...

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MLK Day of Action Monday, January 15, 5:30 – 7:30 p.m. First Unitarian Church and YWCA

Join us for a Day of Action dedicated to advancing real systemic change in the racial and social justice space. 5:30p.m. to 6:00 p.m.: Casual Meal 6:00 p.m. to 7:30 p.m.: Presentation outlining YW’s 2024 advocacy priorities, Delaware’s legislative process, legislator insights and community advocacy. Please click here for our flyer. Register...

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Bring a Snack on January 14

Sunday, January 14 is the second Sunday of the month, when we invite you to bring a snack to share for our fellowship time following the service. Please don’t bring a snack that contains peanuts or nuts. You can sign up here, but you can also just bring something on...

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