This is a directory of all First Church groups (list in progress 7/4/18, to be completed by 7/10), 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 Proposal Form and a staff person will respond to your application.
This committee arranges for pulpit guests in the absence of the ministers.
The Denominational Affairs Committee educates the congregation concerning the activities of the Unitarian Universalist Association and other denominational groups. Learn More
Working with the Senior Minister, the Income Opportunity team recommends to the Board ongoing income strategy, including fundraising and other revenue. It is a core team of the Stewardship Council. Learn More
This group collects, organizes, and maintains church historical records. 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
Meets regularly with the Senior Minister, functioning as a sounding board, engaging in reflection on ministry and processing feed-back. Learn More
Facilitates the policies, job satisfaction, compensation and benefits of the church staff. A Board–appointed committee. Learn More
Recruits members to fill leadership positions within the church. Committee members are elected at the Annual Meeting in May. Learn More
Oversees and monitors the church budget and other fiscal matters. 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 committee strives to instill a culture of generous giving within the congregation and educates people to the needs of First Church. Learn More
The IT Committee maintains and improves our information technology. Learn More
This committee preserves, maintains, and improves the society’s physical facilities, coordinating volunteer assistance and professional contractors. Learn More