Lens of the Future Update: 12-2-2020

The Lens of the Future committee is continuing to monitor the incidence of COVID-19 infections in the community and the status of the indicators that have been adopted by the Board. We continue to see higher numbers in the last few weeks in relation to … read more.

Calling All Artists (all dimensions!)

Has COVID-19 inspired you? Has it frustrated you? How have you been channeling your creative spirit for the past year?

Wherever this pandemic time has taken you, we’d like you to share it with our community!
The Stewardship team is planning a virtual art and music … read more.

Thank you, Jane!

It is my sad duty to announce the retirement of our Administrative Assistant, Jane White. Jane joined the First Unitarian staff team in December of 2010, and she has been indispensable in that time. I, for one, would not have enjoyed the success I have … read more.

Humanist Update

** Book Group **
The Humanist book group meets on the first and third Sunday of each month, immediately after the church service. We are continuing a lively discussion of Isabel Wilkerson’s new book – Caste: The Origins of Our Discontents. Pages 131 – 164 (pillars 5 through … read more.

Holiday Giving

Thank you to everyone who’s offered to help with brightening the holidays for the families we are sponsoring through Family Promise. We’re working on creating sign ups so we can see what’s needed. We’re also looking at helping some families from the immigrant communities. As … read more.

Membership Minute

We hope that you’ve been enjoying the Member Spotlight each week! We love being able to use this space to help everyone get to know each other better! We want to feature as many people as we can in future Intercoms. To do that, your help … read more.

Pastoral Care During the Holidays

Our Church’s Pastoral Care Team is here for you when you need someone to care as the Thanksgiving holiday approaches.

If you have loved Thanksgiving celebrations with family or friends it may be especially difficult to deal with the changes brought on by COVID. Deciding how to … read more.

Lens of the Future Update: 11-18-2020

The Lens of the Future committee is continuing to monitor the incidence of COVID-19 infections in the community and the status of the indicators that have been adopted by the Board. We continue to see higher numbers in the last few weeks in relation to … read more.

Human Trafficking Workshop

On Saturday, November 14, at 1 pm, First Unitarian is proud to present an hour long workshop on human workplace trafficking, provided by Jessie Johnson of the US Committee for Refugees and Immigrants.

Join Jessie and Rev. Amy Petrie Shaw for this look at human trafficking and … read more.

Humanist Update

** Book Group **
The Humanist book group is continuing a lively discussion of Isabel Wilkerson’s new book – Caste: The Origins of Our Discontents. Pages 99 – 130 (the section following Chapters 9) will be covered in the next session at 11:00 am on Sunday, November 15. There … read more.

Newcomer Circle

Have you recently joined First Unitarian? Then you are encouraged to join our Newcomers Circle! Membership Coordinator Lyra Halsten will host this four week session in which members will get to know each other through reflection and gain a deeper understanding of their spiritual journeys and … read more.

Membership Minute

Julie Morocho has come full-circle with First Unitarian. As a child, she attended services and Faith Formation classes. She’s now the Child Care Coordinator, working in the Nursery and taking care of the little ones on Sundays and during special events. Julie has been married … read more.

Lens of the Future Update: 11-4-2020

The Lens of the Future committee is continuing to monitor the incidence of COVID-19 infections in the community and the status of the indicators that have been adopted by the Board. We continue to see higher numbers in the last few weeks in relation to … read more.

Mary E. Campos Scholarship Luncheon

Hello Church Family,

I am Harvey Harrison. My wife Ellen and I invite you to join us for the 4th annual Mary E. Campos Scholarship Luncheon on presented virtually on Friday, November 13 at 12 noon – 1:00 pm.

Al Éxito’s Mary E. Campos Scholarship Program honors … read more.