Category: Religious Education

Make Time for Play

Religious Education

by Kimberlee Tomczak Carlson, Director of Religious Education I have inherited an often-annoying trait from my ancestors, a deeply embedded… Read More >

Are We There Yet?

Religious Education

By Kimberlee Tomczak Carlson, Director of Religious Education. “It feels like we are on a spaceship.” Kids can be so… Read More >

Why I Want My Ordination to Be at First Church

Religious Education

by Kimberlee Tomczak Carlson, Director of Religious Education Early in my chaplaincy training at St. Luke’s Hospital my supervisor asked… Read More >

“Creating the Habit of Resilience”

Religious Education

By Kimberlee Tomczak Carlson, Director of Religious Education,. Caring for a child evokes an incessant desire to protect, a wish… Read More >

You are Going to Love Religious Education Volunteering!

Religious Education

By Kimberlee Tomczak Carlson,Director of Religious Education. This new year we are making some changes in Religious Education (RE) and… Read More >

Formation Finish Line

Religious Education

I am Boston bound early this December as I journey to see the Ministerial Fellowship Committee (MFC), one of the… Read More >

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

Religious Education

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

2019 MidAmerica Regional Assembly

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

Social Justice, Religious Education

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

Battle Creek 2018 Mission Trip with First Church youth group

YRUU Youth Group Does Habitat for Humanity Project in Battle Creek

Social Justice, Religious Education

Ten members of our YRUU Youth Group and three adult advisors recently traveled to Battle Creek, Michigan, to work with… Read More >

Cami Thomas, Religious Education Coordinator

Welcome, Cami Thomas – Religious Education Coordinator

Religious Education

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

RE-Flections – Black People Matter Curriculum Offered

Religious Education

By Beryl Aschenberg, Director of Religious Education “Yes, racism looks like hate, but hate is just one manifestation. Privilege is… Read More >

Christmas Eve - candlelight service

REflections: the Universality of Hope

Religious Education

By Beryl Aschenberg, Director of Religious Education “If only for the season, let us banish cynicism and welcome wonder” —… Read More >

Beryl Aschenberg, Director of Religious Education

Blessings before a Meal – Ideas for UUs and Others

Religious Education, Personal & Spiritual Development

Grace for Unitarian Universalists. By Beryl Aschenberg, Director of Religious Education. As Thanksgiving approaches, UU families often consider blessings that… Read More >

Deb Solis, Youth Program Coordinator

“All About Youth” for November

Religious Education

By Deb Solis, Youth Program Coordinator. (See 2018 Mission Trip deadlines below.) First, congratulations to Ehlona Walker, a sophomore member… Read More >

Beryl Aschenberg, Director of Religious Education

REflections for November – Beryl Aschenberg

Religious Education, Personal & Spiritual Development

REflections.  By Beryl Aschenberg, Director of Religious Education. “If the only prayer you ever say in your entire life is… Read More >