First Unitarian Universalist Church of Berks County

seek ... nurture ... serve

Current News

Stop: Review Safe and Sacred Guidelines

March 28, 2018

We place great value on the quality of our Religious Education (RE) program and are eager to maintain a safe and sacred space for our children and for the teaching volunteers.

All Are Called--Participating in GA 2018

March 7, 2018

This year participation in General Assembly is easier than ever with options to participate offsite as well as live. While there's nothing like being there in person to participate in worship, workshops, general sessions, social witness, and more, it's also possible to experience GA from home. Members can even serve as delegates offsite as well as onsite representing the church in UUA decision making on social justice priorities and other denominational concerns.

E-Giving Option

March 1, 2018

Did you know that you can pay your pledge electronically? Our online giving program takes the hassle out of remembering your check book. Pledges are automatically deducted from your bank account on the 1st or 15th of each month.

If you would like to sign up for electronic giving please submit the attached form and a voided check to our office Administrator Melissa Medina.

egiving_form.pdf

UU World Request

February 28, 2018

 UU World is exploring possible coverage of March for Our Lives or other gun violence actions by UU students or teachers. If any of you know people who are organizing or planning to participate in marches or demonstrations please contact  Kenneth Sutton at ksutton@uua.org  if you are interested in being interviewed by a UU World news writer.

OWL Family Orientation

February 23, 2018

Religious Education will be running Our Whole Lives: Sexuality Education for Grades 4-6, for the months of March and April from 10:30 to 11:30.  O.W.L. for ages 9-12 helps children learn about and discuss the physical, emotional changes, and social changes of puberty. Parents and caregivers can be actively involved in the exploration of growing older, values, communication and decision making. Those children in Explorers class who decide not to take O.W.L.

Indivisible Berks meeting to be held online Tonight!

February 7, 2018
Due to this nasty weather, we're moving tonight's meeting online -- because we never stand still, do we?

Seekers & Sweets: Spiritual Conversations with Rev. Sandra Fees

February 6, 2018

Are you looking for some time for deeper reflection and conversation with other UUs? Join Rev. Sandra Fees for one or all of three monthly "Seekers and Sweets" conversations from March through May

Jubilee Anti-Racism Training - March 2018

February 1, 2018

 You have another opportunity to join the next Jubilee Anti-Racism Training-- a 2½ day power analysis of racism in our lives, church, and society.

Do you wish to nurture your congregation’s multicultural future in the face of opposing cultural currents? Do you wish to deepen your understanding of how race and ethnicity play out in our institutions and our daily lives?