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Special Comment on Denominational News

The following (with added links) was delivered to the congregation by Pastor Kimberley Debus on Sunday, April 2: This past week, two separate issues have developed in our Unitarian Universalist movement. Some of you may be aware already of one or both, as they begin emerging in the news and on social media – they … Continued

Building Team Notes January 12, 2017

  Irene Stewart, Peter Young, Sherry Smith, Beth Peterson, Mark Sisson Excused: Suzette Reiss Irene called the meeting to order at 7:05. Minutes from the previous meeting were read and accepted. While reading them, the Building Team revisited items listed there, including a discussion of the insurance claim status. Irene distributed a few sheets that … Continued

Building Team Notes January 3, 2017

Irene Stewart, Mark Sisson, Sherry Smith, Suzette Reiss, Peter Young Excused: Beth Peterson Meeting called to order 7:03 pm. Minutes from 12/15/16 approved. Irene reported that Bill Moore had the contracts between the Church, our architect, landscape architect and builder for review. A discussion of the current status of the insurance claim followed. It was … Continued

Pie!

On Sunday, November 27, Pastor Kimberley will be preaching about pie – after the service, we will have a potluck pie brunch. Please bring a sweet or savory pie – quiches, pizzas, shepherd’s pies, pot pies, berry pies, apple pies, tarts, cream pies – whatever kind of pie tickles your fancy. After spending an hour … Continued

Post Election Stress Response

Friends, It has been just over week since the election, and our reactions are many and varied. That’s to be expected – our stress and distress reactions are as individual as we are. On Wednesday, the Reverend Julie Taylor, president of the Unitarian Universalist Trauma Response Ministry, held a webinar called “Managing the Post-Election Stress … Continued

First Universalist Artists on Display

Nancy Willott, Rich Willott, and Patricia McCarthy now have a space in Greenport to display and sell their art! Please stop by to see their wonderful display of oils, pastels, and photographs at The Fiedler Gallery, 207 Main Street, Greenport.    

Celebrate a Harvest of the Arts!

Join in a celebration of some of our finest local artists! The art will be available for viewing and for sale on the first floor of the Southold Free Library. The show will run from November 1 to the end of December. The artists featured: Patricia McCarthy Dolores Castrucci Karen Fellows Marie Lanier Maria Milne … Continued

Share the Warmth!

Here’s a great opportunity to help those in need, right here in our community! Daniel Gale Sotheby’s, the firm where Cheryl Schneider, member of the Board of Trustees, works, is doing a coat donation drive right now! See this link for more details about the drive and where to bring the coats to donate.  

Attention Grant Writers!

If you have experience with grant research or writing and would like to help us with funding a specific feature (solar, environmental landscaping, etc.) of our new church, please contact the Building Team by e-mail at: firstubuildingteam@gmail.com or call Irene Stewart, Chair, at: 631-765-2024  

Circle Suppers

We will be starting our Circle Dinners in the Fall.  Please let us know if you are interested in hosting a dinner. Usually, no more than 8 people. You supply the home, and everyone brings a dish.  Also, each person brings their own beverage. This is a good way to get to know our minister, Kimberley … Continued