Council for Faith in Action

You can help feed the hungry!

Your contributions help to feed many in the area who don’t know where their next meal will come from. These food items needed by our Social Action ministries for May. Please place all non-perishables in the basket in the Lobby. Perishables go in the freezer or refrigerator marked Food Ministry. Thank You!

Racial Justice Book Group – May 8

The Racial Justice Book Group’s second meeting is planned for Monday, May 8 at 7:00pm, and will be held at UUCWC. The book to be discussed is The Underground Railroad, by Colson Whitehead. Awarded the National Book Award for Fiction in 2016 and the Pulitzer Prize for Literature in 2017, it has been commended for, … Continued

Food Items Needed in April

Here are the food items needed for April. It’s been updated. Please place all non-perishables in the basket in the Lobby. Perishables go in the freezer or refrigerator marked Food Ministry. Thank You!

Social Justice and Socializing April 8

Please join us for our next Family Social Action Brown Bag Dinner and Work Party, Saturday, April 8, 5-7pm in the Crossings Room. We’ll eat/socialize from 5:00-5:45; Social Action projects will begin at 6:00. Please bring a “brown bag” dinner/snack for your own family. This event welcomes families of all ages and those who enjoy … Continued

Proposed Public Display of Banner Expressing Unitarian Universalist Values

  This banner has been developed by the Unitarian Universalist Association to express our faith’s values as an ally at this time of turmoil in America.   After receiving feedback from the Black Lives Matter Listening Circles and survey, the Council for Faith in Action is proposing that UUCWC publicly display the banner on church property … Continued

Loaves and Fishes 2017- You Can Help!

For more than 30 years, UUCWC and the Princeton UU Congregation have joined together to feed 800 working poor and homeless people once per year. There are two phases to this effort: On Friday night March 24, we’ll make 800 lunches of a bagged lunch (peanut butter and jelly sandwiches) for distribution on Saturday. On … Continued

Social Justice and Socializing – Family Social Action

Social Justice “Brown Bag” Gatherings for Families and Children. Join us Saturday, March 11. This event welcomes families of all ages and those who enjoy them! Contact Julie Buehler if you have any questions or ideas!

Racial Justice Book Group Update – Next Meeting is May 8

The Racial Justice Book Group held its first of four meetings Monday, February 13, focusing on The Third Reconstruction: How a Moral Movement is Overcoming the Politics of Division and Fear, by The Rev. Dr. William Barber II and Jonathan Wilson-Hartgrove. A total of 19 participants discussed Reverend Barber’s “blueprint for movement building” and specific … Continued

Food Requests for This Month

Here are the Food Requests for March and April. The Food Ministry Deadline is March 5th.  Thank you for your support.

UUA and UUCWC Common Read

UUCWC’s Racial Justice Initiative is encouraging congregants to read The Third Reconstruction: How a Moral Movement is Overcoming the Politics of Division and Fear by Rev. Dr. William J. Barber II with Jonathan Wilson-Hargrove. To quote from the UUA website: “The Third Reconstruction offers helpful, practical guidance for engaging with justice movements born in response … Continued