The UUA has a disaster relief fund to provide immediate assistance to congregations affected by Hurricane Florence. We encourage UUs and other to donate to the fund, and congregations in need are encouraged to apply. Here’s where you can donate:https://giving.uua.org/disaster-aid
Beryl and Vernon Domingo
These presentations will explore gender identity, transgender rights, and the discrimination that transgender people face in their daily lives. It will also include steps that transgender allies can take to advance social and legal rights for transgender people. As parents of a … read more.
The last line of our Church Covenant is “..and to help one another.” The Caring Committee often takes a lead in
carrying out this part of the covenant. However, there are always other friends who help with various needs as
they arise. It would be … read more.
Sunday, September 23 the morning worship service will be the 14th Annual First Parish Celebration of Peace in Conjunction with the United Nations International Day of Peace. Our theme will be Peace and Reconciliation. In recognition of Nelson Mandela’s 100th birthday Vernon Domingo will share … read more.
We are looking for a few new members and we want you! You don’t have to know how to read music. (Truth: most
of our choir members don’t!) If you can carry a tune, you can join. We are having two evening rehearsals to kick … read more.
For July and August the Share the Plate donations will be to pay for the food for MainSpring House lunches. If you would like to make a specific donation to the lunches, please write a check to the First Parish Social Justice Committee with MainSpring … read more.
The pleasure of Spring—when the earth is reborn and the leaves reappear.
It’s a good time to plant a tree and reap the benefits they provide:
• Clean water—Trees provide a natural filtration and storage system for water
• Clean air — Trees remove … read more.
The Share the Plate Charity for June will be the Bridgewater Fund. At the Water Service earlier this year we heard from Claudio, BSU student who was having a difficult time financially. Some students are struggling with rising costs. They need opportunities such as internships to … read more.
For April and May the Share the Plate charity will be Kids to Camp. This is the annual Green Sanctuary project
to raise money to sponsor children attending Sheep Pasture Nature Camp in Easton. If you would like
to donate specifically to this charity, make … read more.