News & Events

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 […]



Continuing the Journey

Jul 9th, 2014 • Category: Minister's Blog, News & Events

“However sheltered this port, and however calm these waters, we must not anchor here; however welcome the hospitality that surrounds us, we are permitted to receive it but a little while.” Those words are Walt Whitman’s, from his iconic poem, “Song of the Open Road.” Soon I’ll set off for the UU Congregation of Fairfax, […]



General Assembly 2014 Online

Jun 30th, 2014 • Category: Committee News, Denominational Affairs, News & Events

From the Unitarian Universalist Association:  General Assembly (GA) is the annual meeting of our Unitarian Universalist Association (UUA). Attendees worship, witness, learn, connect, and make policy for the association through democratic process. General Assembly 2014 (June 25-29) in Providence, RI, helped our association live into a future where our “Love Reaches Out” to share our […]



UUA President Issues Statement on Contraceptive Mandate Decision by SCOTUS

Jun 30th, 2014 • Category: Committee News, Council for Faith in Action, Denominational Affairs, News & Events

June 30, 2014 The Rev. Peter Morales, president of the Unitarian Universalist Association (UUA), issued this statement following the U.S. Supreme Court’s decision on the contraceptive mandate: “Today in its 5 to 4 decision in Burwell v. Hobby Lobby, the U.S. Supreme Court ruled that ‘closely-held’ companies cannot be required to pay for insurance coverage […]



Farewell Philly-style, July 13

Jun 27th, 2014 • Category: Committee News, Community-Building Ministry, News & Events

Come say goodbye to Rev. Jenn is style — Philadelphia and NJ style that is! Join us on July 13 after the service, with your favorite taste of Philly/NJ in hand. We will provide cake and beverages. Need some ideas? See below. Hope to see you there! http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Cuisine_of_Philadelphia http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Cuisine_of_New_Jersey Rev. Jennifer’s Farewell Events Schedule and […]



Not too late to complete your 2013-2014 Pledge

Jun 24th, 2014 • Category: News & Events, Stewardship

Dear Friends and Members, With our church fiscal year ending on June 30th, there is still time to complete or partially pay towards your pledge. We strive each year to collect at least 97% of all pledges made. This accounts, through prudent budget practices, to make accommodation for financial changes due to personal situations, retirements, […]



Summer Office Hours

Jun 23rd, 2014 • Category: News & Events

Summer Church Office Hours Effective June 27, the church office will be operating on summer hours and will be staffed by volunteers on Mondays – Thursdays from 10am – 12pm (exception: office hours on 8/19 will be 12-2pm).   The office will be closed on Fridays.