Category: All News & Views

Help us Deck the Halls!

All News & Views, Featured News

By Tom Schroeder, Facilities Manager. To help get in the holiday spirit, join us Tuesday, December 3, from 5:00-8:00 p.m.,… Read More >

Holiday Giving Tree & Mitten Tree Begin Nov. 24

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

Holiday Giving Tree Spread holiday cheer by participating in this year’s Giving Tree program! We are thrilled to be paired… Read More >

Being an Agent of Change During the Season of Change

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by Cesar Cornier, Social Justice Coordinator. As we approach this transition into fall, I always look forward to seeing the… Read More >

Share The Plate – Believe in Students FAST Fund

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by Dawn Blackmore. “Believe in Students FAST Fund” is our November Share the Plate recipient. This is a fund to… Read More >

Dena’s Digressions – Attention

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Barbara Brown Taylor wrote in her book, An Altar in the World, “Paying attention requires no equipment, no special clothes,… Read More >

Rev. Jennifer Nordstrom, First Unitarian Society of Milwaukee

Words on the Wind – Attention

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Permaculture techniques include moving through the world with wide, loose attention to be aware of as much as possible. The… Read More >

fruit and nuts, First Church fundraiser

Order Fruits and Nuts for the Holidays Now!

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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

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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

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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

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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

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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 >