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Worship Celebrations - Sundays at 10:30 am

Sunday, November 18, 2018—10:30 AM

Thanksgiving Sunday. “Bread Communion,” Rev. David Herndon and Erica Shadowsong.

Our multigenerational Thanksgiving celebration is designed to appeal to all ages. We will be celebrating the Bread Communion that Steven Mead, our Interim Director of Ministries with Children and Youth, introduced during his two years (2015 – 2017) with First Unitarian Church. Each household is encouraged to bring and share bread that reflects their family heritage. We will also be welcoming the new members who have joined First Unitarian Church over the last twelve months. And following our worship celebrations, everyone is invited to gather in the Undercroft Gallery to enjoy our annual Thanksgiving lunch. This will be a very good Sunday to come to First Unitarian Church!

SUNDAY, NOVEMBER 25, 2018- 10:30 AM

“Celebrating in Song,”  Ellen Gozion and Rev. David Herndon.

This morning, our worship celebration will be simple and heartfelt: we will gather to sing hymns and listen to readings. Maybe we will sing your favorite hymn! Maybe we will sing someone else’s favorite hymn! Come and be reminded of your spiritual aspirations and values presented through stories and spoken images! Come and join in joyful congregational singing!










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Church News and Announcements

Pledge Update: 80% to Our Goal
Nov 2018 - Thank you to 161 members and friends, who have pledged $358,500 toward our $450,000 balanced budget goal! Please make your pledge today, if y ..

Habitat Happenings on November 10, 2018
Nov 2018 - Six members and friends of First Unitarian braved the weather to install tile, sub flooring and insulation at two of the new Habitat homes at 6928 ..

Ilene Winn-Lederer/Collected Works
Nov 2018 - This month's Undercroft Gallery exhibit will include a selection of Ilene Winn Lederer’s original drawings and paintings along with her prints &am ..

Winter Community Table Schedule Available - Help Show Our Hospitality
Nov 2018 - Community Table schedule for Winter, 2018-2019: December 2- last names E, F, G Dec. 9- last names H-K Dec. 16- last names L-M  ..

Anti-racism book study group: "When Colorblindness Isn’t the Answer"
Nov 2018 - A book study group is being conducted based on the book "When Colorblindness Isn’t the Answer: Humanism and the Challenge of Race" by Professor An ..

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Upcoming Church Events

Sunday, Nov 25 - First Church Bookstore Open
11:45am The First Church Bookstore will be open on November 25th before and after the 10:30 service. We have a limited number of the book "Justice on Earth," which is the current UUA book ..

Saturday, Jan 26 - SongSpace at First Unitarian
7:30pm Buffalo Rose is, in the words of its singer/songwriter/guitarist Shane McLaughlin, “not ‘cher Momma’s bluegrass.” Formed in Pittsburgh in 2016, the group blends folk, soul and bluegrass..

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