First Unitarian Universalist Church of Berks County

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Current News

RE Meeting Minutes

June 10, 2018

We are  continuing the conversation about RE priorities that we started with the survey. Attached are the minutes from our town hall meeting. 


Annual Church Picnic

June 3, 2018

Please join us for our annual church picnic on June 3rd after service. The picnic will be held at Colony Park Pavillion located at 2519 Cromwell Drive, Wyomissing PA. Please bring a side dish or dessert. Any questions contact Stephanie Elliott ar 814-222-0135.

Our Food Bank in Action!

May 30, 2018

Every month our Food bank distributes food and more to hundreds of members of our local community. This process starts early in the morning with the unloading of the Greater Berks food bank truck and does not end until the last box is broken down. In May our food bank distributed food to 99 families consisting of 166 children, 159 adults and 65 seniors for a grand total of 380 individuals. Our community depends on our food bank and our food bank depends on our volunteers to keep it going.

Seekers Small Group to Meet in June

May 29, 2018
The Seekers & Sweets group will meet on Thursday, June 28, from 7-8:30 pm to reflect on the theme of Blessing. Where do we find blessing in our lives and the world? How are we blessing the world? The group is open to anyone who would like to join in a small group conversation. Sign ups are not required but they are appreciated. Contact Rev. Sandra Fees at

Worship A/V Team Needed

May 16, 2018

We are looking for 4-6 volunteers to support Sunday morning A/V needs on a rotation basis, filling in 1-2 times per month, from 10-11:30 am. Volunteers would be responsible for turning the sound system on/off, prepping mics, coordinating the projector (when needed), and checking assisted listening devices. An optional duty would be getting creative with making PowerPoint slides. There will be ongoing training and support. Contact Ebee Bromley ( or Rev.

Share the Plate Spring Ballots

May 15, 2018

Attached you will find the Share the Plate contenders for next year that you received via email earlier this week. This serves as a preview of the ballots that we will be voting on at the congregational meeting.These do not need to be printed or returned at they will be discussed and voted on at the congregational meeting this Sunday.


Poor People's Campaign kickoff action in Harrisburg

May 14, 2018

Monday, May 14th -  Poor People's Campaign kickoff action in Harrisburg

Annual Service Auction: Program Published!

April 21, 2018

 The 2018 Service Auction will be held at the church on Saturday, April 21, 2018. 

Potluck finger foods, desserts and silent auctions start at 6:00PM, and the live auction bidding starts at 7:00PM.   

Seeking Volunteers for Accessibility and Inclusion Ministry

April 11, 2018

Accessibility and Inclusion Ministry (AIM) focuses on welcoming, embracing, integrating, and supporting people with disabilities and their families in our congregation. Like the Welcoming Congregation program, churches can be AIM certified. The Board

Families in Crisis Need You

April 8, 2018
Please join the effort to help single father Michael and his three children (daughter and two sons, ages 5-10 yrs) while they are in the Family Promise program. 
As a host congregation, First UU will feed and shelter this lovely family overnight in our church from April 8-16, 2018.