Groups Directory

This is a directory of all First Church groups, from social and spiritually nurturing groups to teams that conduct the business of the church, with current contact information.

Whether engaging with Social Justice initiatives, serving on a church committee, volunteering at Sunday Services, or socializing with fellow members, there’s a group for just about every level of interest.

Have an idea for a new group? Please fill out the Member-Led Ministry Group Proposal Form and a staff person will respond to your application.

Group Name

Adult Spiritual Development programs at First Unitarian Society provide information and support to challenge and inspire adult learners along their path. Join this team to help bring these programs to First Church.   Learn More

The Audio Team supports the technical aspects of monitoring and mixing live audio during Sunday services. Training is provided, and team members are scheduled for Sunday audio duty based on their availability.   Learn More

First Church is governed by a Board of Trustees which is responsible for managing the affairs and property of the First Unitarian Society of Milwaukee.   Learn More

This team preserves, maintains, and improves the society’s physical facilities, coordinating volunteer assistance and professional contractors.   Learn More

Meets regularly with the Senior Minister, functioning as a sounding board, engaging in reflection on ministry and processing feed-back.   Learn More

The Denominational Affairs Team educates the congregation concerning the activities of the Unitarian Universalist Association and other denominational groups.   Learn More

In compliance with Board policies, the Finance Team oversees the financial condition of the church by: monitoring and managing financial performance of investments, analyzing financial data and developing alternatives and strategies when necessary, preparing the budget for each new fiscal year, and serving as a resource for teams, ministries, and the Board concerning financial matters.   Learn More

This group collects, organizes, and maintains church historical records.   Learn More

The IT Team maintains and improves our information technology.   Learn More

This committee identifies and trains new lay leaders.   Learn More

This team provides a welcoming atmosphere for both visitors and members and facilitates the integration of new members into the life of the church.   Learn More

Recruits members to fill leadership positions within the church, in particular Board and Nominating Committee. Committee members are elected at the Annual Meeting in May.   Learn More

Facilitates the policies, job satisfaction, compensation and benefits of the church staff.   Learn More

This team arranges for pulpit guests in the absence of the ministers.   Learn More

This team worked with Rev. Jennifer Nordstrom to prepare the church for her sabbatical. They planned sabbatical pulpit guests and help inform the congregation about her sabbatical.   Learn More