First Unitarian Universalist Church of Berks County

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Current News

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?

Share the Plate Candidates

November 28, 2017

Hello U.U. Family,

As we prepare for the upcoming congregational meeting in December we need to begin thinking about which five agencies we will be supporting through our next Share the Plate offerings. It has become more and more evident that with each news cycle social programs that are near and dear to our UU hearts are in jeopardy of being shuttered or pushed to the brink of complete inefficiency.

Don't Miss These Holiday Celebrations at UU Berks

November 26, 2017
Be sure to mark your calendars and join in festive celebrations of the Fall and Winter Holidays at First UU Church of Berks County.
UU Caroling
2:30-4:30 PM – Saturday, December 16, 2017
Location TBD
Come out to spread some good cheer with well-known holiday tunes.
A Very UU Christmas
10:30 AM – Sunday, December 24, 2017
Why do UUs celebrate Christmas?

The Special Holiday Scrip/Gift Card Sale is back!

November 26, 2017
We've got tons o'gift cards to choose from: restaurants, book stores. department stores, discount stores, clothing, gas stations, drug stores, iTunes, Amazon, and more.
It's EASY!  Your purchase a gift card and FUUBC gets a rebate on your purchase.

First UU Berks Virtual Harvest Cookbook

November 22, 2017

Without further ado, here is our first UU Berks Virtual Harvest Cookbook! If you need a quick table-filler, you might find some inspiration from your fellow UU Berks congregation members. Enjoy!

UU Berks Recipe Roundup!

November 9, 2017

The leaves are falling, the temps are cooling, the hearts are warming... and so are the ovens! Tell us about your favorite Thanksgiving dish this week, and we'll feature a virtual cookbook that demonstrates the abundance of UU Berks' best recipes for the season of gratitude! You can either comment on our Facebook page at, email it to, or hand deliver it to the "social media survey" box in the Gerber Room.

Let's Talk!

November 3, 2017

Happy Friday, everyone! Starting this month, First UU Berks is taking steps to boost our online presence. Thank you for all of the responses we received to the social media survey! That input will help shape our path in this vast online landscape, and we hope you keep offering it. If you haven’t yet, please take a moment to follow the church’s Facebook page so you can see what we’re up to: