Category: Featured News

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 >

First Unitarian Society of Milwaukee Welcomes Kimberlee Tomczak Carlson as Director of Religious Education

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Kimberlee Tomczak Carlson has joined First Unitarian Society of Milwaukee as Director of Religious Education. She is responsible for leading… 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

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

Reflections from Your Social Justice Intern

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When I walked into this building eight short months ago, I had no idea what I was walking into. I… Read More >

Rev. Dena McPhetres

Dena’s Digressions – Curiosity

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When I was in school, I had a reputation for being a walking encyclopedia of questions. When I encountered traditional… Read More >

Rev. Jennifer Nordstrom, First Unitarian Society of Milwaukee

Words on the Wind – Curiosity

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Curiosity can be a powerful tool for learning and transformation. In our Unitarian Universalist congregations, we often use critique as… Read More >

April Share the Plate – River Revitalization Foundation

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by Dawn Blackmore. The River Revitalization Foundation (RRF) is our April Share the Plate recipient. Cash collected in the plate… Read More >

News from Your SJ Intern

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Throughout my internship, I have faced a lot of questions. People often ask me what my plans are for the… Read More >

Rev. Dena McPhetres

Dena’s Digressions

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Grieving sucks. I’m just sayin’. It’s hard. We don’t get over a deep loss. We go through it, each in… Read More >