Love at the Center: New UU Statement of Values Passes after Momentous General Assembly Delegate Vote

Unitarian Universalist Association’s new expression of shared values was adopted by a vote of 2,025 (80.2 percent) to 499 (19.8 percent) with 21 abstaining (.8 percent) at General Assembly 2024, held online June 19-23. The new values are Equity, Generosity, Interdependence, Justice, Pluralism, and Transformation, centered around Love. Learn more here....

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General Assembly Unitarian Universalist Association Worship Service June 23, 2024 [Online Only] 1:00 p.m.

On June 23, we will not have service in the Sanctuary, please see link below. Embrace the electrifying spirit of the year’s largest UU gathering, where we come together in unity for an awe-inspiring Sunday worship celebration like no other! It’s a vibrant, communal worship experience that promises to uplift...

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Why We Cannot Turn Away. Faithful Resources on Israel and Palestine – Webinar Screening

Why We Cannot Turn Away Faithful Resources on Israel and Palestine – Webinar Screening Sunday, April 7, 2024 12:30 p.m. – 2:00 p.m. Unitarian Universalist Fellowship of Newark 420 Willa Rd, Newark, DE 19711, USA Join us for pizza and soft drinks as we watch excerpts from the UUA webinar originally presented...

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UUA General Assembly Delegates

If you are interested in being a delegate to this year’s virtual only General Assembly, contact Ed Scott, Board president: e.scott4417@gmail.com. We approved two delegates at our May 19 Annual Meeting and also gave the Board of Trustees permission to approve additional delegates. Please consider being a delegate for this virtual General...

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UUDAN Supports the Delaware Poor People’s Campaign

Mass Mobilization in Dover On Saturday, March 2, across more than 31 states, the Poor People’s Campaign is holding simultaneous mass poor people’s and low-wage worker statehouse assemblies at State Capitals, including here in Dover. As Unitarian Universalists, we work for justice, equity, and compassion in our relationships and systemic...

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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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