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fruit and nuts, First Church fundraiser

Buy your Fruits and Nuts in October

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Buy your Fruits and Nuts this Month! by Bruce Wiggins Each year the Southeast Wisconsin Unitarian Universalist Congregations (SEWUUC) sells… Read More >

pork ramen broth

Let’s Party! A First Church Feast for Funds Story

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Susie & Laura’s Feast for Funds Story by Susie Siedelman and Laura Maker We both love having people over and… Read More >

Karen Williams-Brusbardis exhibit

Karen Williams-Brusubardis Exhibit Opens in Leenhouts Gallery

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Welcome to a new exhibit of work by Milwaukee artist Karen Williams-Brusubardis, opening September 8, 2018, in the Leenhouts Gallery… Read More >

veggie casserole

It’s Time to Sign Up for Circle Suppers!

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Circle Suppers are a wonderful opportunity to meet new people and deepen existing friendships in a relaxed setting. The small-group… Read More >

Bay View Farmers Market

C’Mon Home To Eat in September!

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You are what you eat! Sign up now for a September “eat local challenge.” Our Earth Justice Ministry challenges all… Read More >

Battle Creek 2018 Mission Trip with First Church youth group

YRUU Youth Group Does Habitat for Humanity Project in Battle Creek

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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

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

Immigrants Rights Group Sues U.S. Government Over Family Separation at the Border

Unitarian Universalists Call for the Abolition of U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement (ICE) and more

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Unitarian Universalists call for an abolition of U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement (ICE) and the end of family separation at… Read More >

Rev. Jennifer Nordstrom, First Unitarian Society of Milwaukee

Words on the Wind – Being in the Here and Now

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Being in the Here and Now is one of meditation’s techniques for calming the mind, centering it in the present… Read More >

Finally, A Church that Makes Sense – Community Perceptions of First Church

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“Finally, a church that makes sense.” This summer, as your Interim Communications Coordinator, I’ve run a promoted ad on Facebook… Read More >

hearty meal

Guest House Meal – Volunteer Opportunity on August 18

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GUEST HOUSE MEAL: AUGUST 18. First Unitarian Society of Milwaukee will be providing and serving food for the evening meal… Read More >

Circle of Hands

Coming this Fall – Theme Circles!

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Many of you participated in Chalice Circles over the last 20-plus years. However, with participation in decline, we have decided… Read More >

Rev. Jennifer Nordstrom at General Assembly, 2018

Rev. Jennifer Nordstrom Receives Final Fellowship

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Congratulations to our Senior Minister, The Rev. Jennifer Nordstrom, on receiving her Final Fellowship status at our Unitarian Universalist General… Read More >

Plant and Rain

Finally, Summer!

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Finally, summer! Summer is such an easy time to bask in the beauty of the natural world, a season when… Read More >

Rev. Jennifer Nordstrom Speaks at Poor People's Campaign Event

Rev. Jennifer Nordstrom Speaks at Poor People’s Campaign Event

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Rev. Jennifer Nordstrom, Senior Minister at the First Unitarian Society of Milwaukee, speaks at the Poor People’s Campaign event in… Read More >

Rev. Jennifer Nordstrom, First Unitarian Society of Milwaukee

Words on the Wind – Blessings

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In Unitarian Universalism, we understand each person is born an original blessing. At the First Unitarian Church of Oakland, when… Read More >