Committee News

Chilly in April?

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

March for Our Lives – March 24

From UU FaithAction NJ: Just a reminder that March for Our Lives New Jersey is coming up fast! March for Our Lives New Jersey takes place in Newark on Saturday, March 24, at 10 a.m., in conjunction with the national March for Our Lives event in Washington and with sister events across the state and … 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

Award Season Is Here

Award Season Is Here…and not just in Hollywood! By Patrick Kahney, UUCWC Board of Trustees As you’ve probably noticed, we are a very active community that puts a lot of time and energy into fulfilling our mission to give voice to societal concerns and reach out to touch the lives of others. This aspirational goal … Continued

UUCWC’s Spring Auction – It’s A Festival!

Great company and lots of fun all year long! by Chris Piatek I will confess that as a new member, many years ago, the thought of participating in the Auction was daunting both in terms of bidding on auction offerings and thinking of things I could offer. But, soon, I got involved both as a … Continued

Spiritual Direction

By Diana B. Barbera, Spiritual Director and Nina Todor, Spiritual Director Wellspring is one of the most formative Adult Religious Education programs that UUCWC offers. In an effort to build Unitarian Universalist understanding, identity, and community, it engages participants’ minds and hearts and challenges the spirit, too. Since 2012 when Wellspring first began at UUCWC, … Continued

Choirs Bring a “Heart Connection” – Part Two

(Excerpted from “Choirs Bring a ‘Heart Connection’” by Donald E. Skinner in the Fall 2010 edition of UU World. Reprinted with permission of UU World © UUA) What would our Sunday mornings be like without our choir[s]? Fortunately, most of us will never have to find out. All across the country there are friends and … Continued

Why Do We Teach the Bible in Religious Education?

Every other year, the 4th – 5th grade religious education class studies the Jewish and Christian Bible for a full year. This year is a Bible year. Some UU adults wonder why we teach the Bible in religious education. They may have a negative bias toward the Bible because of what they’ve experienced about it … Continued

General Assembly 2018: All Are Called; Kansas City, MO

General Assembly 2018: All Are Called Interested in attending General Assembly this year? Registration, housing requests and financial aid applications open on March 1. Grounded in a deep belief that we are all prophets, Unitarian Universalists ask, “How can we faithfully meet the demands of our time?” The call to witness and act for justice … Continued