Announcements

  • Summary of Annual Meeting 2021 June 10, 2021 Sue Huber was awarded the UUnsung award for all her contributions to the church. Woo Hoo! Endowment Committee membership: Reduction of members from seven to five. Approved Board of Trustees: Rebe Eagles, LeeAnn Back and Chelsea Hayes Endowment Committee: Marilyn Lantz (3), Daren Jensen (3), Dawn Connett (1) Faith in Action Partners: Knock and Drop... Read More →
  • Welcome Peyton June 10, 2021 Peyton Busch, Social Media & Executive Support Specialist Hello, my name is Peyton Busch (she/her/hers) and I recently graduated from Simpson College. I grew up in small town northern Iowa but I wanted to experience being somewhere where I don’t have to drive an hour to the nearest Target. I have a dog named Bentley,... Read More →
  • Staff Summer Schedules June 10, 2021 Please remember that Rev. Amy will be on vacation/study leave from June 8-21, 2021. They will be working digitally at UUMA Ministry Days and GA from June 22-28. They will then be on vacation/study leave again from June 29-July 31, 2021. During these periods, they will not be checking congregational email or returning non-emergency calls... Read More →
  • Lens of the Future 6-8-2021 June 10, 2021 The Lens of the Future Committee is continuing to monitor the incidence of COVID 19 infections in the community and the status indicators that were adopted by the Board. At this time, we are still at LEVEL 2 but the metrics are improving rapidly. If the present trends continue, it is likely that all of... Read More →
  • Food Fair Update June 3, 2021 Final FFFFFF&M Stats Amount Raised: $9,570 Amount Cleared After Expenses: $9,092 Total Participants: 70 Thank you to all who offered events or items, purchased events or items, or did both! Thank you to the food fair committee members Susan Seitz, Sally Merritt, Dagny Fidler and Barb Royal for getting the word out. Check here for... Read More →
  • Pride Month Events June 3, 2021 Capitol City Pride events are going on now through the end of June. Please check out the schedule at https://www.capitalcitypride.org. First Unitarian has applied to participate in the activities on Sunday, June 13 and in the Car Parade on June 27. The parade will be held in Waterworks Park. Cars will drive through to see... Read More →
  • Write Here! Write Now!: Citizenship for Immigrant Essential Workers June 3, 2021 This month we’ll write our Senators to urge them to support pathways to citizenship for essential workers and their families, including support for S.264 – The DREAM Act, S.306 the SECURE Act (for TPS holders), and the Farm Workforce Modernization Act sent to the Senate as (H.R.1603). We’ll also urge them to go beyond that by... Read More →
  • Transgender Alliance Group Meeting June 3, 2021 On Friday, June 4th, at 7:00 pm there will be a Zoom meeting to discuss the reinvigorating and restarting of our own Transgender Alliance Group (TAG) at UCDSM. Please join us as we discuss the role TAG can play in our First Unitarian community and in the wider world. Click to join the TAG meeting
  • Lens of the Future: Level 2 (6-3-2021) June 3, 2021 The Lens of the Future Committee is continuing to monitor the incidence of COVID 19 infections in the community and the status indicators that were adopted by the Board. At this time, we are still at LEVEL 2 but the metrics are improving rapidly. If the present trends continue, it is likely that all of the indicators... Read More →
  • Help Jumpstart Green Sanctuary! June 3, 2021 Are you passionate about any of these?  Clean Drinking Water Breathable Air A Healthy Earth Carbon Drawdown Climate and Social Justice Composting Sustainabilty Your Ancestors and Future Generations Do you want to do something about it at First Unitarian? Read on! “Energy and Justice for All” was the initial group leading us at First Unitarian.... Read More →