News & Events

Statements on Baltimore: UU Religious Professionals of Color and Standing on the Side of Love

Apr 30th, 2015 • Category: Committee News, Council for Faith in Action, News & Events

The following statement comes from individual UU religious professionals of color, and reflects the views of the undersigned. We, the undersigned Unitarian Universalist religious professionals of color, wish to express our support and solidarity with those who have been marginalized, brutalized and systematically oppressed by the government agencies of Baltimore, MD. We firmly denounce the […]



Earth Day: The Beginning of New Commitments

Apr 22nd, 2015 • Category: Committee News, Council for Faith in Action, Earth Ministry, News & Events

From Standing on the Side of Love Today is Earth Day, when people all over the planet celebrate our beautiful, life-giving, and fragile Mother Earth. This year our eight Unitarian Universalist organizations teamed up and created an unprecedented network of concern and action: Commit2Respond. Climate Justice Month, which has been running since World Water Day […]



Join 8SC in Celebrating Beltane

Apr 17th, 2015 • Category: 8 Sacred Circles, News & Events

8 Sacred Circles will gather on Friday, May 1 to celebrate Beltane. Also known as May Day, this marks the halfway point of the spring season. We’ll celebrate the beauty of this time when we witness signs of life returning to the earth. Fellowship is at 7 with the ritual beginning at 7:30. Please bring […]



INSTALLATION REMINDER

Mar 31st, 2015 • Category: News & Events

On Sunday, April 12th, in consideration for the afternoon service of installation for Rev. Kim, there will be ONLY ONE SERVICE at 10am. INSTALLATION REMINDER Sunday, April 12 4pm – UUCWC Sanctuary (arrive early for parking instructions) Reception (rsvp only, sorry no walk in’s) Washington Crossing Banquet Hall at the Union Fire Company & Rescue Squad […]



Stuck in the Mud…Parking Update

Mar 29th, 2015 • Category: News & Events

Parking will be limited at the church for the next few weeks as our grounds dry out from muddy conditions following the  melting snow and recent wet conditions. Church leadership has addressed this issue, and we are please to report that we have gotten preliminary approval from the township to expand parking here at UUCWC […]



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 18 – 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 […]