• DSC_0146

    From the UCS LeadershipTeam

    From The UCS Leadership Team Each month we share with you our thoughts, experiences and reflections on the theme of the month from our individual perspectives as members of the Leadership Team. August Theme: Becoming A People of YES Terry: For sure, I could not … [Read More...]

  • world technology

    Pluto, Discovered by a UU!

    https://youtu.be/_OqP8kBnpM0 … [Read More...]

  • NJ Pride

    UCS at Pride Sunday

    Sunday, June 14, 2015 – Pride Sunday – was a day of firsts at UCS and a day of which we can all be proud. It started with our first-ever Pride service at 10 am. Reverend Emilie Boggis led the service entitled, “The Art of Inclusion”. It invited us to reflect on the … [Read More...]

  • a4fafcb72fc6e5a99e96e2e9268048f0

    All Love IS Equal: SCOTUS Rules in Favor of Marriage Equality!

    (edited from MSNBC.com) The Supreme Court ruled Friday, June 26 2015 that the U.S. Constitution requires states to license and recognize same-sex marriages, making marriage equality officially the law of the land!  Gay and lesbian couples can legally marry in all 50 … [Read More...]

  • P3011396

    What is Your Legacy?

    Leaving a legacy to benefit our spiritual home is what we can aspire to whether it is a legacy of social justice, religious education, or spiritual development. Visit Legacy Giving under Stewardship to find out how you can help sustain our shared values. … [Read More...]

  • bigstock-Welcome-44288824

    Welcomed for Who We Are

    Editor's Note:  Throughout the month of March 2015, we have asked congregation members to speak from the pulpit about their experiences at UCS, in conjunction with the Annual Giving Campaign.  The following testimonial, delivered on March 8, is from newer members Ronnie … [Read More...]

  • Youth Group 2015

    What Haunts Teenagers

    What Haunts Teenagers? We asked one of our youth leaders, Charlotte, to reflect on the theme for October 2014: Ghosts, aka regrets. What does regret look like to a teenager? Well, teenagers make a lot of mistakes- in fact, that’s what we are made for. Every … [Read More...]

Jul
28

Ministerial Search Update – Impressive Responses!

DSC_0147

More than 210 of you–that’s more than half the membership–responded to the congregation-wide survey about our church and our expectations of a new Minister of Worship and Outreach–all the more impressive because summer vacations keep activities and attendance lower. (With…
Read More

Jul
28

Sunday, August 2nd – Service and Happenings…

DSC_0212

One Service at 10:00am Sermon: Resounding Joy, led by Emily DeTar, Summer Ministerial Intern. Unitarian Universalists don’t always have the language to talk about celebration—but that should never prevent us from rejoicing! Come in with a joyful song to give thanks…
Read More

Jul
26

Podcast, July 26: Let It Be a Dance

512px-Podcastlogo

Join UCS ministerial intern  Emily DeTar, and her 15, 000 views on Facebook (like our page!) as she explores the meaning of dance and its relationship to our faith.

Jul
24

World Religions Returns in September!

World Religions Symbols

The World Religions Study Group will meet on Tuesdays, September 1st and 22nd, from 1pm-3pm in the Library. The emergence, even prominence, of female mystics in medieval Christianity is striking, especially in comparison with Judaism and Islam. We’ll learn about…
Read More

Jul
24

Ministerial Search Process

DSC_0147

Help Find Our New Minister! Whom do you envision as our new Minister of Worship and  Outreach? What do you want candidates for that position to know about us? The Ministerial Search Team recently held the first session to address…
Read More

Jul
23

This Sunday, The Power of Dance!

Jul
23

UCS Stewardship News

UCS Logo Final Main copy

Happy summer from the Stewardship office!  Thought I’d use this space this month to answer a couple of questions we often get,  mostly from new members, but sometimes from longer term members:  When does my 2015-2016 pledge start?  What is…
Read More