Our Unitarian Universalist Beliefs

As Unitarian Universalists, we believe in and encourage a free and responsible search for truth and meaning. First Church is a welcoming congregation, and all who wish to explore what it means to be human are invited to join us!

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Sunday Services

September 23, 2018  9:00 am & 11:00 am

“The Sculpture is in the Stone”

Today’s Topic: In the apocryphal story of Michelangelo, he described his creative process of sculpting as simply “chipping away all the marble that doesn’t look…

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Children & Youth

Religious Education

For Unitarian Universalists, religious education includes all of the ways that children, teens and adults grow toward their potential as compassionate, ethical and fulfilled human beings.

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Sunday Forum

September 23, 2018  10:10 am

“Overpass Light Brigade & The People’s Bandwidth”

Today’s Topic: Prof. Lane Hall, UW-Milwaukee (English & Film Depts.) will discuss The Overpass Light Brigade, a group of community activists who meet on a…

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Upcoming Events

Buddhist Study Group
September 19, 2018 | 8:00 am - 5:00 pm
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First and third Wednesday of the month.

Buddhist Study Group – Gathering Waters Sangha

We share interesting and friendly explorations of Buddhist teachings and ideas, followed by a period of meditation. Enjoy tea, cookies and fellowship after. All are… Get Details >

September 20, 2018 | 8:00 am - 5:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 8:00am on Thursday, repeating until December 20, 2018

Chancel Choir Rehearsal

Anyone interested in singing with our Chancel Choir should contact Tristan Strelitzer. This is an excellent time to join the Chancel Choir. No audition is… Get Details >

Featured News

Karen Williams-Brusbardis exhibit

Karen Williams-Brusubardis Exhibit Opens in Leenhouts Gallery

All News & Views, Featured News, Music & Art

Welcome to a new exhibit of work by Milwaukee artist Karen Williams-Brusubardis, opening September 8, 2018, in the Leenhouts Gallery at First Unitarian Society of… Read More >

Cami Thomas, Religious Education Coordinator

Welcome, Cami Thomas – Religious Education Coordinator

All News & Views, Featured News, Religious Education

We have a new Religious Education Coordinator: Cami Thomas! We are thrilled to welcome Cami to our team. Cami will be running our Religious Education… Read More >

Rev. Jennifer Nordstrom, First Unitarian Society of Milwaukee

Words on the Wind – Being in the Here and Now

Featured News, Social Justice, Personal & Spiritual Development

Being in the Here and Now is one of meditation’s techniques for calming the mind, centering it in the present moment and away from fears… Read More >