Posts by AUUC

Assemble Care Packages for Women’s Shelter

Posted on Nov 27, 2019 in Justice Opportunities, Social Justice Activities, Upcoming Events

Assemble Care Packages for Women’s Shelter

One of the more egregious holiday myths is that domestic violence increases during this season. Myth though it may be, we know that for survivors, domestic violence knows no season. The need is always with us. Our current Justice Partner, Black Women for Positive Change, has invited us to join them in helping serve the North Hills Women’s Shelter by providing “care packages” for women and their minor children who are escaping domestic violence.  Here’s what you can do:  Bring care package items to church between now and December 15.Be there December 15 to...

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Film Screening – Transient: First 100 Days of Trump

Posted on Jun 28, 2019 in Justice Opportunities, News, Social Justice Activities

Film Screening – Transient: First 100 Days of Trump

Join us July 20th at 7pm for a screening with director Mark Janavel of the film Transient, featuring reflections from the trans community on Trump’s first 100 days of office. A free-will offering will be taken.

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PrayerSong

Posted on Jun 8, 2019 in Community Moments, Feature Stories

PrayerSong

Second Sunday PrayerSong offers a more than usually contemplative worship experience of word, song, and lots of stillness. Not the pure silence of the mountain monastery, but the stillness of an inner-city church where we welcome as part of the experience the street noises, creaking pews or bones, and wiggly, crying babies (as Rev Dave says, if there’s not a fussy child in worship it doesn’t count and we’d have to do it all over again anyway). So it won’t be the typical “hymn-sermon-hymn sandwich.” But it will nourish your soul if you let it. Each reading, each time of stillness,...

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Easter Sunday

Posted on Apr 15, 2019 in Feature Stories

Easter Sunday

Come, celebrate Easter! Bring bonnets or baskets or both (or neither) but bring yourself for the annual Allegheny Easter Celebration & Egg Hunt. Even the Easter Bunny will join in the celebration! During worship at 10:30am, explore the meanings of the Christian resurrection stories and share in a Communion. After worship, there’ll be an Easter Egg Hunt for the kiddos—bring basket, bucket, or bag— and maybe some Easter libation for the...

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Join the Strategic Planning Group

Posted on Sep 17, 2018 in News

The Board of Trustees is initiating a strategic planning process to help create a common vision for our future.  As such, it has developed the below charter for the formation of a Strategic Planning Group. Strategic Planning Group Charter as of September 17, 2018 Name: Strategic Planning Background: The Board of Trustees believes that developing a strategic plan will benefit Allegheny by creating a common vision for our future. Purpose/Goal: Develop a concise, actionable strategic plan for Allegheny UU that reflects our mission and the vision, with an emphasis on how we become more...

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