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Sunday, April 30, 2017 | Earth Sunday

The Green Sanctuary Team. "Celebrating Our Earth"
We welcome to our pulpit this morning members of our Green Sanctuary Team who will lead us in a celebration of Earth Sunday.

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Recent Church News

Announcing: The Healthy Congregation Collaborative
Apr 2017 - To enhance the Shared Ministry of the congregation, a group of 5 long term members has been formed to work in conjunction with the board of trustees and senior minister David Herndon to ‘monitor t ..

Congressional Transportation Survey
Apr 2017 - The city of Pittsburgh recently informed us that it is interested in installing traffic-separated bike lanes on Ellsworth Avenue between Neville and Negley. To do this, street parking on Ells ..

One Shot to Close the Pledge Gap
Apr 2017 - Are you new to First Unitarian Church, or forgot to make your 2017 pledge last year? We still have a small gap in our pledges for the year, and you can fill it! Make your pledge by April 23 - ..

From Our Interim Director of Children and Youth Ministries ~ Steven Mead
Apr 2017 - Let's Review | In This Special Place What has passed between us in our time together? That time is coming to a close. I thought I would take a moment to review the thoughts I shared in writin ..

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Upcoming Church Events

Sunday, May 07 - Celebrate Church Member Sandy Woolley at the PIIN 2017 Annual Banquet
Celebrate Sandy Woolley: The PINN Leader of the Year At: Pennsylvania Interfaith Impact Network 2017 Annual Banquet 5:00 PM at the Westin Convention Center Members of the Bridge Team will be in the Undercroft Gallery over the nex..

Sunday, May 07 - Green Sanctuary Team Meeting
This month at 1 pm in the Priestley room...

Saturday, May 13 - SongSpace: Matt Nakoa with special guest Brad Yoder
SongSpace at First Unitarian welcomes Matt Nakoa with special guest Brad Yoder on Saturday, May 13 at 7:30 p.m. Tickets $15 advance through brownpapertickets.com (http://brownpapertickets.com/) or $20 at the door; $5 discount for students / limit..

Sunday, May 21 - Coming of Age School Supply Drive for the Homeless Children Education Fund (HCEF)
Our Coming of Age Youth have elected to do a group social service project to donate both money and school supplies to HCEF Pittsburgh. The HCEF is a 501(c)(3) nonprofit organization established in 1999 to support the educational needs of children..

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Employment Opportunity - Lifespan Religious Education Director
We are seeking a visionary leader for the full-time position of Lifespan Religious Education Director to serve our congregation. This essential position will be a key influencer on our staff team and in our Lifespan Religious Education program.
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