Committee News

The Martin Luther King Day of Service is Monday, January 15.

Please join other members of the UUCWC community at HomeFront for a variety of tasks in support of HomeFront’s Mission. We’ll be working at the HomeFront warehouse organizing and sorting donated food items in the warehouse and food pantry. January, 15 from 9 AM to Noon. Homefront Warehouse 1880 Princeton Ave, Lawrenceville Please email Ronnie … Continued

Food Ministry Still Cookin’ in January

While we’re celebrating the holidays, remember that the Food Ministry needs these food items so they can prepare Pasta and Beef Sauce in January. Thank you! Thank you!

Holiday Service Schedule

Special Service Times Announced! December 24 – 10:00am Born In Bethlehem: A Christmas Pageant Join us for a participatory nativity pageant during our family Christmas service. Only a few roles are cast in advance of the service, the rest of the at least 27 participants (including shepherds, stars, kings, and animals) take part as the … Continued

Annual HomeFront Holiday Party and Mitten Tree – Dec 18

The annual HomeFront Holiday Party is Monday, December 18. We will give gift cards to our students who can use them in most any store, made possible by direct financial donations from church members and friends. Bernie Ruekgauer and Sarah Burke will be receiving donations during both coffee hours on December 10,and 17. Cash or … Continued

Chili in December – Food Ministry

The Food Ministry Meal for December is Chili. The following Items are needed by 12/10:       – 85% ground beef       – canned crushed tomatoes       – tomato paste       – canned beans: black, pinto or kidney beans       – fruit cups Please place all … Continued

Outdoor Adventure Sunday March 18th

UUCWC Outdoor Adventure:  Peace Valley Park, Doylestown PA Sunday, March 18th (weather permitting) Meet in the parking lot at UUCWC at 12:30 to carpool, or meet at the Nature Center in Peace Valley Park in Doylestown, PA at 1:15 PM. We will start our hike promptly at 1:30 PM. Unless it is super muddy, the … Continued

UU FaithAction NJ – Legislative Priorities for 2017-2018

The following is a list of legislative priorities for 2017-2018 for each of UU FaithAction NJ’s task forces. This list was generated at our annual Fall Issues Conference. It is arrived at by consensus, generally, by those in attendance and in accordance with UU FaithAction NJ policies and practices.  (As a reminder, the UU Legislative … Continued

The UCCWC Board of Trustees Goals for the 2017-2018 Church Year

by Marianne Alt, President At its fall retreat in September, the board discussed our goals for the church year. It was a discussion that took longer than anticipated – a few months – as we sought to create a vision for the future by listening to what we were hearing from you, the congregation. We saw … Continued

Update from the Racial Justice Initiative Praxis Group, December 2017

by Dan Tuft, Co-Chair, Racial Justice Initiative The Praxis Group is a part of the overall Racial Justice Initiative and is taking this entire church year to assess/audit where UUCWC is currently in terms of living, or putting into practice our commitment to racial justice. Nine areas of focus are being examined, one each month … Continued

Calling Community Volunteers! Information Needed!

by Sallie Dunner, Chair, Council for Faith in Action “Volunteers don’t get paid, not because they’re worthless, but because they’re priceless.” – (Sherry Anderson) The living tradition of Unitarian Universalism calls some of us to participate or volunteer in local community organizations and causes outside of church. UUCWC has a long tradition of members giving … Continued