News & Events

Welcome “Back” Picnic 9/7

Aug 20th, 2014 • Category: Committee News, Community-Building Ministry, News & Events

Sunday, September 7th, after the Water Gathering Ceremony, at approximately 11 am, join us for a picnic on the church grounds and give a UUCWC welcome to Rev. Kim!   The Community-building Ministry will provide the hot dogs & fixin’s, beverages and desserts. Bring a dish to share: last names beginning with A-L : main veggie or side […]



Still time to register for Kirkridge

Aug 19th, 2014 • Category: Committee News, Kirkridge, News & Events

It’s not too late. We are still welcoming registration — and your presence — at our  33rd annual Kirkridge retreat (Oct 17-19). It is a restful and magical retreat – a place to foster friendship and connection, to laugh, to wonder and to spiritually nourish our souls. The majesty of the mountain in autumn splendor and the […]



Creating a Sanctuary

Aug 15th, 2014 • Category: Minister's Blog, News & Events

The locks have been changed at UUCWC.  For the leadership who spent countless hours preparing for this moment, many are sighing with relief.  It is done.  The process has been seen through.  “Onward,” a familiar voice might have said.  But for others the locks being changed brings up big questions of who we are becoming […]



Week 2…

Aug 11th, 2014 • Category: Minister's Blog, News & Events

It’s the start of week two and I think we’re off to a great (and speedy) start. There are rumors, I know, that I’m not officially starting until the 15th but it’s been quite the contrary! During my first week I had the joy of meeting with my Welcome Team, the chair of the Membership Committee, the Worship Associates, […]



Welcome Reverend Kimberly Wildszewski

Aug 5th, 2014 • Category: Committee News, News & Events

UUCWC is proud to announce that our new called minister Reverend Kimberly Wildszewski has officially begun her ministry at UUCWC. She was unanimously called by the UUCWC congregation in May. For more information about Reverend Wildszewski you can go to http://www.revkim.com.  In the near future UUCWC.org will have her sermons and selected writings available.



The Many Faces of Love

Aug 3rd, 2014 • Category: Committee News, Communications Committee, News & Events

Attached is the script for today’s service, which includes the readings and the sermon. Script for The Many Faces of Lovev2 Here are references made – URL’s and Books: URL’s: • Brene Brown’s TED talk – https://www.ted.com/talks/brene_brown_on_vulnerability (16 million views and counting) • Dewitt Jones – “Celebrate What is Right with the World - http://www.celebratewhatsright.com/film Books […]



Register by August 15 for Kirkridge Retreat

Jul 27th, 2014 • Category: Committee News, Kirkridge, News & Events

This is the 33rd year for the restful and magical retreat at Kirkridge in the Pococnos – a place to foster friendship and connection, to laugh, to wonder and to spiritually nourish our souls. The majesty of the mountain in autumn splendor and the proximity of the Appalachian Trail make it a perfect venue for […]



Food Ministry – Items Needed by August 10

Jul 21st, 2014 • Category: Committee News, Food Ministry, News & Events

The UUCWC Food Ministry is still cooking up a storm even in the summer.  For our August meal, we are making baked ziti.  We need donations of Ziti Tomato sauce Ground beef Granola bars As always, perishables should be marked “Food Ministry” and be put in the kitchen back freezer.  Non-perishables can go in the […]



UULMNJ Fall Issues Workshop – Sept. 27

Jul 16th, 2014 • Category: Committee News, Council for Faith in Action, News & Events

SAVE THE DATE UULMNJ FALL ISSUES WORKSHOP SEPTEMBER 27 IN PARAMUS Please plan on joining us at the UULMNJ Fall Issues Workshop, on Saturday, September 27, at the Central Unitarian Church in Paramus (http://cucparamus.com). Highlights of the event will include: Keynote speaker Udi Ofer,  Executive Director,  ACLU of New Jersey Important Task Force meetings: Immigration […]



Compassionate Communication workshop – Nov. 1

Jul 16th, 2014 • Category: Committee News, Committee on Ministry, News & Events

SAVE THE DATE! “Compassionate Communication” workshop Saturday, November 1, 2014 The UUCWC Committee on Ministry is pleased to announce that Reverend LoraKim Joyner will be presenting a Compassionate Communication workshop at UUCWC. Compassionate Communication, also known as Non-Violent Communication, is a transformative practice that enriches our relationships with ourselves and others.  This workshop will give […]