Reminder: Upcoming ILYA Student Care Package Volunteer Orientations

Just a reminder for those volunteers who have signed up to participate in this year’s ILYA Student Care Package Project. There are two options for the required Volunteer Orientation Zoom Sessions: Sunday, October 17th from 1:00-2:30 pm. Wednesday, October 20th from 6:30-8:00 p.m. Please contact ILYA Student Care Package Project...

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Expanding Our Circle & Closing the Gap Thank you to everyone who has made a supplemental pledge so far! We have received 20 supplemental pledges in excess of $20,000. Thank you!! Please make your pledge to this supplemental drive by October 31, 2021. You can also choose to make a...

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GUEST AT YOUR TABLE KICK-OFF

Learn About and Support THE UNITARIAN UNIVERSALIST SERVICE COMMITTEE (UUSC) This week we begin our annual Guest At Your Table (GAYT) program, which is intended to inform us of the world-wide work of UUSC, and to engage us in supporting its work. It is our UU organization which addresses human...

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Peace Pole Installation

After the worship service on October 10, we had a ceremony to dedicate a peace pole, an internationally recognized symbol of a call for peace, that is found in every country. The idea was prompted and researched by one of our youth Hayden W.! This was a multi-generational event enjoyed...

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Ushers

Thank you to our usher team on October 17! Janet Hall, Magie Duffy, Debbie Haskell, Jenny Brown We need more Ushers! Even if you have never ushered before, please consider serving as an usher on Sunday mornings. We need 4-5 ushers each Sunday. If we are unable to schedule enough...

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Kitchen Renovation Update

Renovating the kitchen has begun! We chose renovate over refurbish or remodel or restore because we are doing more than refurbishing which connotes a sprucing up. And it’s more than a restoration because we aren’t just restoring its former function. We are increasing functionality from a warm up kitchen to...

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Virtual Café

Are you mostly meeting with us online? Do you miss gathering after services? We aren’t quite ready to resume coffee hour after worship, but this month we are introducing regular online gatherings in our Virtual Café! Approximately twice a month, we will have Zoom meetings after the service. These will...

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Final Peace Week Events at First U!

First U is Planting a Peace Pole! Sunday, October 10 immediately after worship. Come enjoy Rev. Larry’s peace worship “Practicing the Heart and Soul of Peacebuilding” on Sunday, October 10 at 10:30 a.m. Then join us for a multi-generational celebration on our front lawn to “plant” our new Peace Pole!...

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