First Unitarian Discusses the Final Version of the Revision of the Purposes and Principles of the UUA (Article II) – Sunday, January 14, 2024

The final draft of the Article II revision is now available. We will have a discussion on Sunday, January 14th following the service from 12-1 p.m. in the Parish Hall. Please bring a snack if you are planning to attend, we will have some light refreshments available. Before that meeting, please Read this new...

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Guest at Your Table – Meet Lidia Palma

Lidia Palma has lived through the challenges and fears that come from being an immigrant to this country. That’s why she is uniquely qualified to understand the concerns of those who have been granted TPS – Temporary Protected Status. TPS is a designation that the Department of Homeland Security can...

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Represent First U at GA

You can represent our congregation as a voting delegate at this year’s General Assembly in Pittsburgh. Why do this? Apart from attending GA and taking part in inspirational workshops and worship services, the General Assembly is where the business of our denomination is conducted. Policies are debated and voted on...

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Let’s Discuss the Proposed Changes to the Principles, Sources, and Purposes of the Unitarian Universalist Association

Please plan to join us at First Unitarian as we discuss some of the proposed changes to the Unitarian Universalist Principles, Sources, and Purposes. Sunday, April 2, 2023 – 12:00–1:15 p.m. Childcare is available in Room 29 for this meeting. A light lunch and beverages will be provided at 11:30...

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Beautiful Downtown Pittsburgh. Really!

If you haven’t been to Pittsburgh in the last decade or so, you probably don’t know it’s been transformed from a dreary and dilapidated former steel town to a vibrant, exciting and youthful center for innovation built upon a foundation of some of our country’s finest educational institutions. Now’s the...

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Let’s Discuss the Proposed Changes to the Principles, Sources, and Purposes of the Unitarian Universalist Association

Please plan to join us at First Unitarian as we discuss some of the proposed changes to the Unitarian Universalist Principles, Sources, and Purposes. Sunday, April 2, 2023 – 12:00–1:15 p.m. Some of you may have already heard that the UUA Board, in keeping with its bylaws, established a Commission...

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Disaster Relief Fund Update: Supporting Florida UUs

With your help, the UUA’s Disaster Relief Fund will be able to respond to grant requests from UU congregations in those affected by Hurricane Ian. So far, the UUA has heard from the UU Congregation of Fort Myers that their building and campus have suffered significant damage. An initial grant...

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Assist Those Impacted by Hurricane Ian

The UUA’s Disaster Relief Fund exists to receive grant requests from congregations for the devastation that Hurricane Ian has wrought. The extent of the damage is still being assessed. We have heard of damages to at least one UU church and of church members who have had homes washed away...

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Registration OPEN for Murray Grove’s Women’s Retreat!

October 21-23, 2022:  Participate in a fully facilitated, interactive and rejuvenating retreat for women.  This all inclusive event includes program expenses, sleeping rooms, Friday Dinner, Saturday Breakfast and Lunch, Sunday Brunch and Snacks. Saturday Dinner is “On Your Own.”  All sleeping rooms include twin beds – pillows, linens and towels...

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From the UUA President:

UUs Remain Committed to Reproductive Justice August 6, 2022 The Supreme Court of the United States issued its decision in the Dobbs v. Jackson’s Women Health Organization case, which overturns Roe v. Wade, upending nearly 50 years of access to abortion. Click here for a statement from Rev. Dr. Susan...

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