Category: All News & Views

Words on the Wind…

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by the Rev. Jennifer Nordstrom Welcome in to the 2017-18 church year! In reflecting on “welcome,” I learned the root… Read More >

Meaningful Connections: Literacy Services of Wisconsin

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By Cheryl Butterfield Two days a week I tutor English as a second language to immigrants at Literacy Services of… Read More >

Dr. Guy McPherson Challenged, Angered and Cheered Audience

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By Terry Wiggins On July 12, First Church hosted nearly 150 people to listen to Dr. Guy McPherson talk about… Read More >

Our Sanctuary Discernment Continues

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By Patricia Geenen, Immigration Issues Action Group By sharing knowledge and experiences at Sanctuary Sunday gatherings (the second Sunday of… Read More >

Reflections on the 2017 Unitarian Universalist Association’s General Assembly

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By Bruce Wiggins, Denominational Affairs Coordinator This year, for the first time anyone can remember at First Church, we had… Read More >

Candles Memorial

Taking to Children about Charlottesville

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Dear First Church Families- We are grieving this week after the heartrending violence in Charlottesville. Once again we find ourselves… Read More >


A Minister’s Reflection: Charlottesville

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This weekend, white nationalists terrorized the people of Charlottesville, Virginia, spewing hate and committing violence. The group committing and encouraging… Read More >

First Church Receives the 2017 United Nations Blue Ribbon Award!

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By Janet Nortrom I was honored to receive the United Nations Blue Ribbon Award on behalf of the First Unitarian… Read More >

Membership Musings on Moving and Belonging

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By Lynne Jacoby, Membership Development Coordinator Last week I was driving into Milwaukee with my nephew in a U-Haul and… Read More >

A Summer Update

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Not to sound mean but… don’t sit inside and read this silly column in the Chanticleer! Go outside. Enjoy the… Read More >

The Rev. Sara Goodman

Sara’s Good Tidings

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I am so excited to join the team here at the First Unitarian Society of Milwaukee and meet all of… Read More >

Immigration March

Immigration Issues Action Group: Our Discernment Continues

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By Patricia Geenen, Immigration Issues Action Group A subset of the Immigration Issue Action Group at First Church has begun… Read More >

hands and feet

RE-Flections: Life’s Spirit

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By Beryl Aschenberg, Director of Religious Education We were standing in the Sanctuary, nearly two hundred of us, singing Spirit… Read More >

Rest, Reflect, Renew

Dena’s Digressions: Rest, Reflect, Renew

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By the Rev. Dena McPhetres, Associate Minister The countdown has begun! These weeks are full of preparations to depart for… Read More >


Words on the Wind: Growing Deep

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By the Rev. Jennifer Nordstrom Time has a strange warp with place, pace, and memory. I can hardly believe how… Read More >

Blue Ribbon Congregation

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By Janet Nortrom Our First Unitarian Society of Milwaukee church will be honored at the General Assembly in June as… Read More >