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SUNDAY, October 22

Rev. David Herndon, Senior Minister. “The Polarity of Grace and Works”

Yes, we are acceptable just as we are. Yes, we have responsibilities to others. As we prepare to celebrate the five hundredth anniversary of the beginning of the Protestant Reformation, we will explore this polarity of grace and obligation.


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Recent Church News

Pledge Update: 60% to our goal
Oct 2017 - 108 members and friends have so far pledged $267,300 toward our $450,000 goal! Here's why Jennifer Gilley & Nathan Fullerton think First Unitarian Matters Deeply for them to pledge: ..

Help Shape our Future - You're Invited to Our Small Group Discussions!
Oct 2017 - To help the Board assure that First Unitarian Church is directing our human and financial resources toward actions that simultaneously embody our living mission and reflect the passions of our con ..

Board Report-September 21, 2017
Sep 2017 - Board Report-September 21, 2017 Your Board had a busy summer-you can review the reports from June, July, and August on our web site.Just go to About Us-Governance-Communication from the  ..

From Our Senior Minister ~ The Rev. Dr. David Herndon
Sep 2017 - Otis Moss III is senior pastor at Trinity United Church of Christ in Chicago, the church Barack Obama attended before he began his campaign for President of the United States. Rev. Moss has w ..

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Upcoming Church Events

Sunday, Oct 29 - First UU Church Connections Fair
12 noon – 2 PM GET CONNECTED !!!! At the First UU Connections Fair. Find out about all our Activity Groups/ Teams and join fellow members to fulfill our Church's mission to Inspire, Connect and Serve. * A light lunch will be served..

Sunday, Oct 29 - Restaurant Dinner Group
5:30pm at Bravo! Cucina Italiana 250 Bridge Street Homestead, PA 15120. If you wish to attend, please contact Bob Sullivan by phone at 412-683-4723 (tel:(412)%20683-4723) or by email at r.sullivan13@verizon.net no later than Wednesday, O..

Saturday, Nov 04 - Annual Assembly of the Unitarian Universalists of Greater Pittsburgh
9am - 3pm at the UU Church of the North Hills. Save the date! Details to be announced. Gather with UUs from the region Participate, learn, and share. It's a great opportunity to connect with the broader UU community. ..

Saturday, Nov 04 - The Young Novelists w/ special guest The Squirrel Hillbillies
7:30pm. Johnny & June meets Shovels & Rope – Toronto-based Americana husband and wife duo The Young Novelists are known for their beautiful harmonies and songs culled from their small-town roots. After the release of their second ful..

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First Unitarian Church of Pittsburgh
605 Morewood Avenue, Pittsburgh, PA 15213
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