December First U Potluck – Friday December 8th

Please join us for our Holiday December Potluck on Friday, December 8th from 6-8 p.m. in Parish Hall! Thanks to the Choir for hosting. Bring something to share- either a main dish, salad, or dessert. The hosts will provide drinks and appetizers. We have many vegans and vegetarians in our...

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Wister Quartet Concert – November 19

The annual Phyllis Wynn Memorial concert will be held on November 19th at 7:30 p.m. The Wister Quartet will present works by Hayden, Beethoven, and Schuman. This is a free concert in the Sanctuary.

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haunted House

Haunted House at First Unitarian Church 

October 28 from 7 p.m. – 10 p.m., $5.00 per person, $20 maximum per family. Come out for a spooky and fun night! Special, age appropriate activities for PreK and older. Haunted School House for 3rd graders – 99 year olds. (at parents discretion.) This is a Youth Group Fundraiser...

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It’s Scary Being Hungry!

CYRE is collecting food for the Delaware Food Bank throughout the month of October. Drop off food in donation boxes at the Welcome Table and at the CYRE Workroom entrance beginning Oct. 8. THIS SUNDAY, October 29, bring food items to the worship service. Children will be Trick or Treating...

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Setting the Table: Our Annual Thanksgiving Ritual

Would you like to help us set the table at the multi-generational worship service on November 19th? We need people (children, youth, families, singles, all ages) to take speaking parts in the Setting the Table ritual. We can provide both the words and the props. Or maybe you have a...

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UUA Call to Support Black Lives Matter UU

Our monthly theme for November will ask the question, “What does it mean to be a people of abundance?” Rev. Roberta will offer her reflections on this question on November 5. We will reaffirm our ongoing commitment to dismantling white supremacy culture by taking a special collection for Black Lives...

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New to First U?

You are warmly invited to our next Orientation Class Session, November 12, 9:00 a.m. – 10:15 a.m. in the Chancel Anteroom at front of Sanctuary. We will explore together the principles of our faith, explore your own beliefs and values, learn about what makes First Unitarian Church tick, get to...

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First U Does it Again!!

Once again volunteers have made it possible to have every new student referral we received to receive Student Care Packages for this school year. Our last minute referrals were matched up! Independent Living for Young Adults matches up these volunteers who provide encouragement and support to the college freshmen who have...

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HOW YOU MAKE A DIFFERENCE

We UUs are unique. Rather than sending Americans out to solve others’ problems for them, we partner to empower. Through the Unitarian Universalist Service Committee (UUSC), we partner with local groups to address human-rights issues that most other humanitarian groups ignore. UUSC was working with human-rights partners in Myanmar (Burma)...

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Nurture Nature Wild Walk + Spagetti Dinner, Saturday, November 11

Nature Walk: Join Rev. Dr. LoraKim Joyner and members of our Environmental Justice Taskforce on November 11 for a 1.7 mile hike one one of our most beautiful local trails. Dr. Joyner will lead a birdwatch and share her wisdom. A $5 donation is suggested to support Dr. Joyner’s work....

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