News & Events

Time to Start Reading! – Common Read – April 26

Mar 26th, 2015 • Category: Committee News, Denominational Affairs, News & Events

A discussion of this year’s common read will take place on Sunday, April 26, at 12:30.  In Reclaiming Prophetic Witness, leading UU theologian Paul Rasor dispels the myth that conservative Christianity is the only valid religious voice in the national debates on social policy.  He calls on us to embrace our prophetic heritage and bring […]



Loaves and Fishes Update

Mar 26th, 2015 • Category: Committee News, News & Events, Social Justice Committee

The Loaves and Fishes Social Justice Project begins on Friday, March 27, 2015. Here’s  a rundown of what will be happening. Making Lunches We’ll be making 800 lunches in the Crossings Room on Friday beginning at 6:30 PM. Children and adults can help. The more people helping the sooner we finish. Brownies Please drop off Brownies […]



RSVP and additional information for the Service of Installation of Rev. Kim Wildszewski

Mar 23rd, 2015 • Category: News & Events

The Service of Installation of Rev. Kimberly Wildszewski is coming, and we need your RSVP by March 27th! On April 12 at 4:00 pm, we will gather to install Rev. Kim and officially recognize her as our settled minister.  It is an afternoon of celebration, sacred meaning, and rite of passage for this congregation. Below […]



UU Legislative Ministry of NJ – Spring Plenary is April 20 – Register Now!

Mar 23rd, 2015 • Category: Committee News, Council for Faith in Action, News & Events

To download a PDF version of the flyer for distribution click here. UULMNJ’s Spring Plenary will be held on Saturday, April 20 in Montclair. Keynote Address: The Modern Inconvenience of Race, by Junius Williams, Director of the Abbott Leadership Institute of Rutgers University.   Do you have family or friends who would like to come […]



Food Ministry – Items Needed by April 5 and How to Offer Your Support

Mar 23rd, 2015 • Category: Committee News, Council for Faith in Action, Food Ministry, News & Events

UUCWC’s Food Ministry is in need of the following items by April 5, 2015: Boneless, skinless chicken Frozen mixed vegetables Fruit Cups Juice boxes Cash donations are also always appreciated. Write a check to UUCWC with “Food Ministry” in the memo line and they’ll do the shopping for you! Donate Time Make salad for 30 […]



8 Sacred Circles Cancelled for March 20

Mar 20th, 2015 • Category: 8 Sacred Circles, News & Events

Alas, the old Winter Crone has crashed Spring’s coming-out party. Because of the wintry weather conditions and the potential for unsafe road conditions tonight, 8 Sacred Circles’ celebration of the spring equinox for Friday, March 20, is cancelled. We look forward to seeing you for Mabon/Beltane on Friday, May 1.



Black Lives Matter – A Webinar on Tuesday, March 17 at 4pm

Mar 15th, 2015 • Category: Committee News, Council for Faith in Action, News & Events, Standing on the Side of Love

Standing on the Side of Love invites you to join them on Tuesday, March 17 at 4pm EST/1pm PST to hear from two Unitarian Universalist young adult leaders who have been on the front lines of the Black Lives Matter movement. Jova Lynne Vargas and Kenny Wiley will be talking about accountability, faith, action and […]



CFA – Next Step for Church-wide Theme – Join Us on March 17

Mar 7th, 2015 • Category: Committee News, Council for Faith in Action, News & Events

For the last 6 months the Council for Faith in Action (CFA) has been working on developing a Congregation Wide Social Justice Project to be implemented in the 2015-2016 church year.  CFA had open meetings in November and January to get input as to what  our Congregants would  feel  is important enough to devote at […]



Grant Applications Welcomed by Endowment Committee – March 15 Deadline

Mar 7th, 2015 • Category: Committee News, Endowment Committee, News & Events

The UUCWC Endowment Committee is pleased to announce that grant funds will be available for the fiscal year 2015-2016. The grant funds are made possible due to the contributions by generous donors in honor of or in memory of someone, and in recognition of the need to provide for long-term sustainability of UUCWC. The endowment […]



Loaves and Fishes Background

Mar 5th, 2015 • Category: Committee News, News & Events, Social Justice Committee

Some of you may not know about our annual Loaves and Fishes Social Justice Project. Here’s some background information to fill you in. There are many ways that you can help in our Loaves and Fishes project. Look for the Sign-Up Poster on the Bulletin Board in the Lobby in March, or you can Mary Kay Mitchell […]