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    UCS Volunteers Turn Out For BRIDGES Outreach – Helping Our Community 

    In this land of plenty, most of us are able to enjoy relaxed holiday weekends spending time with family and friends, and we eat delicious home-cooked or prepared gourmet meals.  But not everyone has this same luxury. Recognizing the fact that many people in nearby … [Read More...]

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    Rev Robin Tanner Is Our Called Minister of Worship & Outreach

    On Sunday, May 22nd, The Unitarian Church in Summit (UCS) voted in favor of calling the Rev. Robin Tanner as their Minister of Worship and Outreach. The congregation cheered and clapped with thunderous joy as Rev. Robin returned to the sanctuary and accepted the … [Read More...]

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    UCS Sends Letter in Support of Renewable Energy

    UCS SENDS 80 LETTERS TO LEGISLATORS IN SUPPORT OF RENEWABLE ENERGY UCS members will send 80 letters to the Chairman of the NJ Assembly Telecommunications and Utilities Committee, Wayne DeAngelo, urging him to support the Renewable Energy Transition Act (RETA). This … [Read More...]

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    UCS Votes to Affirm Black Lives Matter

    Using blue ballots, UCS voted unanimously at a special congregational meeting on April 10 to take a stand affirming that Black Lives Matter and pledging to oppose America's "stain of racism." Longtime member Claudia Cohen led a concerned group within the congregation … [Read More...]

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    Our Minister of Worship And Outreach

    ......Rev. Robin Tanner! Rev. Robin was called to serve as Minister of Worship and Outreach on May 22 by members of The Unitarian Church in Summit! … [Read More...]

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    UCS Raises Funds for Women’s Shelter

    SUMMIT, NJ - Seeking a way to help victims of Islamic State persecution, The Unitarian Church in Summit has raised $18,000 to support a shelter and rape crisis center in Iraq for Yazidi women who escaped abduction by members of the ISIS militant gtoup. The women’s … [Read More...]

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    Barot Group To Visit UCS This Summer

    Plans call for a group of 10 adults and youth from our partner church in Barót, Transylvania, to visit UCS this summer from July 28 to August 8.         The tentative list of travelers includes four high school age youth, one college student and five adults, including … [Read More...]

May
31

Single Service, 10:00 am Until September 11

Hard to believe, but summer is here! Single services began on Sunday, May 29 at 10:00 am. Join us each Sunday at 10:00 am for worship services, followed by conversation over coffee.

Jul
29

Embracing Authenticity: Not So Simple

  As children, we are born wired for relationality, eager to interact with others … and then acculturation happens. Rather than being taught to live into our full authentic selves, we are instead “carefully taught” that to stay in relationship…
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Jul
28

August 21, Punctuating Transitions

Service at 10:00am (Summer, single services continue) Sermon: Join Craig Rubano, Summer Ministerial Intern, as he explores, Punctuating Transitions. As summer comes to a close, our Summer Intern Minister is especially aware of life’s transitions — how those transitions get “punctuated” is…
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Jul
28

A Call for Welcome

UCS is seeking new greeters and ushers to join our Welcoming Team. Every Sunday morning our greeters and ushers act as the front line to make sure that everyone feels welcome and at home as they join our community.  Whether…
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Jul
28

Letting Go of UCS

As I sat in my office reflecting on August’s theme of “Letting Go”, wondering why it was taking me so long to put my thoughts together for my newsletter piece, I looked around at the notes and pictures I have…
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Jul
28

Barót Students Excel

Three Unitarian high school graduates from Barót won top exam scores and have been admitted to the universities of their choice for this fall. They are Ágnes Tatár, who will study for the Unitarian ministry at the Theological Seminary in…
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Jul
26

This Sunday, Come Say Goodbye….

….to Kimberly Rossiter, our Membership and Youth Coordinator. Kimberly is joining the staff at the UU Congregation of Shelter Rock. Kimberly has helped maintain our excellent Youth Programming and shaped our membership program. Bring a social hour goody to share…
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Jul
26

July 31, Bring a Social Hour Snack to Share….

And say farewell to Kimberly Rossiter, our membership and youth coordinator. You will get to see her baby too!