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June Food Needs

The meal for HomeFront and Luther Arms in June is: Pasta & Meat Sauce, Garden Salad, Bread/Rolls, Butter & Dessert. Donations needed for the hot meals are: Ziti or Penne pasta, & 85% Ground Beef. Donations needed for the supper sandwich bags are: 100% juice boxes, fruit cups, & granola bars. Monetary donations to purchase … Continued

Outdoor Adventure: Kayak/Canoe the D&R Canal

Kayaking / Canoeing the D&R Canal Franklin Township, NJ Sunday May 20th (Weather Permitting) With only a slight current, the D&R Canal is the perfect waterway for beginners and families.  If you don’t have your own kayak / canoe, you can rent one at Griggstown Canoe and Kayak Rental! http://www.griggstowncanoe.com/ We will start our kayak … Continued

Listening Circles about Proposed Bylaws Change

On June 3, 2018, UUCWC members will vote at the annual meeting on proposed Bylaw changes.  The Bylaws to which change is proposed are those regarding Public Expression, specifically Article III Congregation, Section 3 and Article VII  The Ministry, Section 1.  The current Bylaws and the proposed changes are detailed on the attached, along with … Continued

Food Ministry Requests for May

Here are the items that are needed by the Food Ministry to make this month’s meal. Every month the Food Ministry delivers 200 nutritious meals to those affected by homelessness and hunger. Can’t get these items? You can make a monetary contribution. Please place checks in the Food Ministry Mailbox. Please add Food Ministry to the … Continued

Capital Campaign Update as of 4.9.18

We are very excited to announce that, as of Sunday, April 8, we have raised almost $800,000 of the $1.1M capital campaign target! Here is this week’s Capital Campaign breakdown. Total Capital Campaign Pledges $789,915.94 Households Pledged 77 Households Yet to Pledge 124   This past Sunday several members asked us about the composition of … Continued

Singers and Instruments Are Instrumental in Sunday Services

Throughout my time at UUCWC as Director of Music Ministry, I’ve asked myself why it’s so hard to find instrumentalists who are willing to play for a worship service. How do we get members/friends of the congregation to use their instrumental talents? How can we remove the dust that covers the case of a once … Continued

A Call to Faith in Turbulent Times

Recently, I received an email from the Unitarian Universalist Association announcing the availability of a new curriculum. A Call to Faith in Turbulent Times certainly caught my eye. What are we living through if not “turbulent times”? How could our current times be any more turbulent? Let me share with you how the UUA describes … Continued

Chilly in April?

Chili not Chilly! Can you help the Food Ministry with the ingredients for the April meal of Beef Chili?     

UUCWC Closed Wednesday March 21

Due to the severity of the snow storm that is predicted to arrive today, UUCWC will be closed.  All daytime and evening activities are canceled.  We will reopen Thursday morning once our driveway and parking lot have been plowed and treated.  Please check the website for possible delayed opening and call before coming to the … Continued

Loaves and Fishes 2018 – March 30 & 31

For more than 30 years, UUCWC and the Princeton UU Congregation have joined together to feed 600 working poor and homeless people once per year. There are two phases to this effort: On Friday night March 30, we’ll make 600 bagged lunches (peanut butter and jelly sandwiches) for distribution on Saturday. We also need brownies … Continued