Category: All News & Views

fruit and nuts, First Church fundraiser

Order Fruits and Nuts for the Holidays Now!

All News & Views, Featured News

Order delicious fruits, nuts, chocolate, and snacks for the holidays and promote Unitarian Universalism. The Southeast Wisconsin UU Congregations (SEWUUC) uses… Read More >

October Share the Plate – Tricklebee Cafe

All News & Views, Featured News, Social Justice

Tricklebee Cafe is our October Share the Plate recipient. Since 2016, Tricklebee Cafe has been operating in the Sherman Park… Read More >

Reflection

Uncategorized, All News & Views, Social Justice

By Cesar Cornier, Social Justice Coordinator. As I reflect on last week’s experience with Public Allies, I come back inspired… Read More >

Dena’s Digressions – Belonging

All News & Views, Featured News, Personal & Spiritual Development

I grew up in a very small town which I loved. As a child, I felt deep belonging to the… Read More >

Rev. Jennifer Nordstrom, First Unitarian Society of Milwaukee

Words on the Wind – Belonging

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Human beings naturally long to be part of a people. The desire to belong is hard-wired in us because people… Read More >

Welcome New Social Justice Coordinator and Public Ally Cesar Cornier

All News & Views, Featured News

With great enthusiasm, I would like to welcome to First Church our new Social Justice Coordinator Cesar Cornier! Cesar comes… Read More >

Rev. Jennifer Nordstrom, First Unitarian Society of Milwaukee

Words on the Wind – Expectation

All News & Views, Featured News, Personal & Spiritual Development

Gathering in and returning to our two-service church year brings a whirlwind of expectations: What will we create together this… Read More >

veggie casserole

It’s Time to Sign Up for Circle Suppers!

All News & Views, Social Groups

Circle Suppers are a wonderful opportunity to meet new people and deepen existing friendships in a relaxed setting. The small-group… Read More >

Rev. Dena McPhetres

Dena’s Digressions – Honesty

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I believe that honesty is the first step toward living a life of integrity. To align one’s actions with one’s… Read More >

Rev. Jennifer Nordstrom, First Unitarian Society of Milwaukee

Words on the Wind – Desire

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In process theology, the divine uses desire to lure us into greater beauty, harmony, and relationship. Desire is the hook… Read More >

Sustainable Business Guide Available Online

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by Amy Monahan. As a member of the Earth Justice Ministry at First Unitarian Society, I was busy this last… Read More >

Summer Share the Plate

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by Dawn Blackmore. The Grand Avenue Club (GAC) is our summer Share the Plate recipient for the months of June,… Read More >

Rev. Dena McPhetres

Dena’s Digressions – Simplicity

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We have a joke around the office, “It’s First Church: it’s complicated!” I used to marvel at how many layers,… Read More >

Rev. Jennifer Nordstrom, First Unitarian Society of Milwaukee

Words on the Wind – Simplicity

All News & Views, Featured News, Personal & Spiritual Development

The Shaker song tells us “Tis a gift to be simple, ‘tis a gift to be free,” and liberty-loving complexity-filled… Read More >

2019 MidAmerica Regional Assembly

All News & Views, Religious Education, Personal & Spiritual Development

What a joy to spend time with our minister, Rev. Jennnifer Nordstrom, plus Rollie Hansen, Bruce and Terry Wiggins, Omega… Read More >

May Share the Plate – Kyle’s Korner

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by Dawn Blackmore. The May Share the Plate recipient is chosen each year by the children in our Religious Education… Read More >