Church News and Announcements

Donate to First Unitarian from Your IRA
Dec 2018 - Church contributions can help you save on income taxes, even if you do not itemize deductions. If you have an IRA and have reached the age when yo ..

Pledge Update: 89% to Our Goal
Nov 2018 - 184 members and friends have pledged $400,751 toward our $450,000 balanced budget goal! 118 increased their pledge. As one member said when pledgi ..

Curious About What is Happening At Church?
Oct 2018 - Interested in connecting with others? Visit the Undercroft Gallery after the service for our Social Hour. You can learn about upcoming activities, ..

Pledge Update: 45% to our Goal
Oct 2018 - Thank you to members and friends who have already pledged $203,685 toward our $450,000 balanced budget goal! Here's what one of our mem ..

The Board Wishes a Fond Farewell to Emily and Welcomes our New Music Staff!
Jun 2018 - The Board wishes a fond farewell to Emily Pinkerton, our beloved Director of Music, as she begins a new chapter as an Assistant Professor of Music ..

Thank you from your Board of Trustees!
Jun 2018 - What a wonderful and inspiring Flower Communion Sunday! Thank you to everyone who helped make it a success. Thank you to Raeann Olander-Murray, Ch ..

The Meaning of Membership
May 2018 - It is my hope that all members of First Unitarian Church will support our shared ministry by doing at least one of these two things: Serve  ..

Late Spring/Summer Community Table Volunteer Schedule Available
May 2018 - Late Spring Schedule: May 13: Last names E, F, G May 20: Last names H-K May 27: Last names L-M Please bring food you would li ..

Financial Support of the UUA
May 2018 - Did you know that your contributions to support First Unitarian Church also support the Unitarian Universalist Association (UUA) (https://www.uua. ..

2018 Day of Service
May 2018 - The Board of Trustees (/about/trustees) is again sponsoring a community-wide Day of Service (DOS) on Sunday, May 20, 2018 under the leadership of  ..

Legacy Gifts
Apr 2018 - From time to time, individuals may wish to make legacy gifts to First Unitarian Church. But sometimes it has not been clear just what sorts of “se ..

Your financial support in this time of transition
Apr 2018 - As we enter a time of transition this year with the upcoming departure of Rev. Herndon, we need your support to help restore some of the cuts to o ..

Make Sure Your Voice is Heard: Attend one of 8 Congregational Conversations about Stewardship
Mar 2018 - The VIM Team (Vision, Identity, Mission) is holding its biannual series of small group congregational conversations. The topic is Stewardship of F ..

Pledge Drive Results
Jan 2018 - Thank you to the 189 members and friends who pledged $409,000 for 2018! Although short of our pledge goal, these funds will support the majority o ..

Join the Stewardship Committee
Jul 2017 - Support our financial wellbeing by joining the Stewardship Committee. We plan and manage the annual Pledge Drive and other pledge campaigns. We ne ..

You Closed the Pledge Gap!
May 2017 - Thank you to everyone who pledged or increased their pledge during our One Shot campaign. Your support for First Unitarian Church allowed us  ..

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 truste ..

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 Nevi ..

One Hundred Days of Unitarian Universalism Begins Tomorrow!
Jan 2017 - One Hundred Days of Unitarian Universalism is a series of inspirational quotations, individual actions, and collective actions for all of us  ..

Pledging Update: $39,000 To Go
Dec 2016 - With the support of nearly 190 members and friends, we are now just $39,000 short of our pledge goal! Thank you! If you are not yet part of this m ..

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