News & Views

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 >

Farewell My Friends

Social Justice

by Cesar Cornier, Social Justice Coordinator As many of you know I am currently serving as First Church’s Social Justice… Read More >

Dena’s Digressions – Play

Personal & Spiritual Development

Summer is upon us and we are so ready to be out and about playing under the warm sun! I’m… Read More >

Rev. Jennifer Nordstrom, First Unitarian Society of Milwaukee

Words on the Wind – Play

Personal & Spiritual Development

I can scarcely believe we are entering June and summer in Wisconsin. It will be quite a different kind of… Read More >

First Unitarian Society of Milwaukee

First Church Will Follow Science, Public Health Recommendations

COVID-19

Dear First Church Members and Friends: There are many conflicting and confusing messages about how to respond to the continuing… 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 >

Dena’s Digressions

Personal & Spiritual Development

We are planful people. And we’re good at it. Much of the effectiveness and calm of our congregational life is… Read More >

Rev. Jennifer Nordstrom, First Unitarian Society of Milwaukee

Words on the Wind

Personal & Spiritual Development

They say March comes in like a lion and goes out like a lamb, but in this time of coronavirus,… Read More >

Rev. Jennifer Nordstrom, First Unitarian Society of Milwaukee

Supporting Vulnerable Milwaukeeans During COVID-19

COVID-19

First Church has long-standing relationships with partners who serve the Milwaukee Community. The following list includes how you can help… Read More >

Rev. Dena McPhetres

Pastoral Care Update

Personal & Spiritual Development

From Rev. Dena McPhetres You may have received a “Wellness Check-In” phone call from one of our Pastoral Care Associates… Read More >

Rev. Dena McPhetres

Pastoral Care Update from Rev. Dena

Personal & Spiritual Development

There is no script for these times. We are all learning as we go—building skills of resilience and letting compassion,… Read More >

Coronavirus March 13 Update – This Sunday Moves Online

COVID-19

Hello Again Dear First Church Members and Friends, Based on today’s news of confirmed cases of Coronavirus (COVID-19) in Milwaukee,… Read More >

Response to COVID-19 – March 12

COVID-19

Dear Ones, We write to you in the anxious and ambiguous times of the novel Coronavirus (COVID-19). As is always… Read More >

March Share the Plate – Planned Parenthood of Wisconsin

Social Justice

by Dawn Blackmore Planned Parenthood Wisconsin is our March Share the Plate recipient, chosen by the teens in our Youth… Read More >

Marching Towards Justice

Social Justice

by Cesar Cornier, Social Justice Coordinator March is a month with many interesting national days. In fact,   in March we… 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 >