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FUUSB July Break

During this week’s First UU Society July Break (July 1-8), there will be no Sunday worship service on July 3. We hope you will take this time to explore Unitarian Universalism by taking a virtual “tour” of online services from UU congregations around the country … read more.


Rev. Patricia Hart, with Geoff Duke

What exactly happened on June 19, 1865? It was 156 years later (2021) when “Juneteenth” was declared a federal holiday. What happened between those two events? There are many lessons to learn from our country’s tangled history since the Civil War ended. How can … read more.

“Doing Right Things (Anyway)”

Rev. Patricia Hart & Joe Solomon, with Rowan Van Ness

Joe Solomon has been an activist for quite a while… in Vermont, working against climate change; in West Virginia, protesting “mountaintop removal” strip mining, advocating for refugees, for the unhoused, and especially for people living with … read more.

“Welcome Back, Welcome In”

Rev. Patricia Hart, with Erika Reif, New Members, the Choir, and more!

As we approach the end of this congregational year, we will celebrate the Society’s abundant blessings with beloved traditions in slightly new forms – Flower Communion, New Member Recognition, followed by the annual June … read more.

“What Shall We Do About Evil?”

Unitarian Universalism teaches faith in justice, love, and goodness in the world – and especially in people. But what can we say when our beautiful world seems broken under the weight of everything that is the opposite of goodness? Some thoughts on what it might mean to … read more.

“Practicing What We Are Preaching”

Rev. Patricia Hart, Melinda Lee

We Unitarian Universalists are rightly proud of our Principles. Taken as a whole, they describe communities of people who together “affirm and promote” a world of justice, integrity, and love – for all. No wonder congregations put … read more.

Youth Sunday – “Campfire Magic”

Rev. David Ruffin and the FUUSB YUUth Group, with Judy Brook

Join us this Sunday around our “campfire,” as we celebrate the beauty that can be nurtured in community through radical acceptance and celebration of one another and ourselves, in this year’s annual Youth Sunday! … read more.