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March 2015 Blog Posts (5)

Board of Trustees Update: We're digging in!

Now that the outside world is finally (finally!) thawing, we’re feeling inspired by fresh air and new growth. As we plan for new leaders being elected at the Annual Meeting on May 17, we’re asking our entire congregation to roll up their sleeves and find a way to dig in.
At this month’s Board meeting on March 25, we took inspiration from a quote from Dan Hotchkiss, whose work on church governance is one of our…

Added by Caroline Winschel on March 30, 2015 at 12:00pm — No Comments

Looking for Flower Donations - April & May

We have had 4 Sundays in February and March without any flower donations.  I would really like to try and fill all April and May slots as it just wouldn't be spring without flowers!

Donating flowers is a great way to honor a loved one or celebrate a momentous occasion while simultaneously adding the beauty and color of flowers to our church services. When the service is finished, take the flowers home with you to enjoy. You may also include a special message about the person…


Added by Eva Baker on March 29, 2015 at 7:55pm — 1 Comment

April Edition of the Beacon - Now Available!

The April edition of the Beacon is now available in print and online! 

You can pick up a copy after services this Sunday from the Welcome Table at the back of the Sanctuary, or you can read it here: April_Beacon_2015.pdf

If you're on our print mailing list, your copy will be mailed on Thursday, March 26. 

If you'd like to…


Added by Communications Director on March 26, 2015 at 9:00am — No Comments

1stUU "vision" Sunday - March 22nd, 10:00 AM

 We hope many Members and friends of 1st UU will be able to come early and spend time enjoying one another's company as we engage this important work.  Please try to arrive by 9:45 AM - coffee will be available; our "workshop"/conversation begins promptly at 10:00 AM (it will be a lead-in to our 11 o'clock Worship Service).

These "conversations in community" are an essential part of creating a clear, vibrant and true picture of who and what First Unitarian…


Added by Susan Veronica Rak on March 17, 2015 at 3:29pm — No Comments

Bridges to Cross - thinking about Sunday's sermon

Did you get to see the movie "Selma"?  It is worth watching - a fine film.  Although it is certainly not a documentary, it seems to me more an impression of those fateful days in the Civil Rights Movement - still an important story that is rarely told in this way.

So to add to that, here is a moving, insightful short documentary (A Call from…


Added by Susan Veronica Rak on March 6, 2015 at 12:00pm — No Comments

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