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RE newsletter features member stories

Posted on Nov 21, 2020 in News

RE newsletter features member stories

Over the last year, the Religious Education class, led by Marissa Morrison, interviewed several Allegheny UU members, which Marissa compiled and published in this outstanding newsletter. Read about how Allegheny UU Church has been important to Jill Brethhauer, Liz Dell, Jim Sheets, Lisa LaRue, Charlie Snowden, Joe Mattis, Laura Conkle, and Ned Schmidgal. Read the Fall 2020 RE...

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Notice of Annual Meeting June 28th

Posted on Jun 8, 2020 in News, Upcoming Events

8 June, 2020 Dear Member: Please let this letter serve as your official notice for the upcoming Annual Congregational Meeting on Sunday, 28 June.. This Annual Meeting will be conducted via Zoom video conference. We will begin with fellowship time from 11:30 – 12pm, and will begin the business portion at 12 pm noon. We will be considering the following items at the meeting:●    The minutes of the 2019 Annual Congregational Meeting●    Amendments to the By-laws (proposed amendments are appended to this notice here)●    Election of Trustees●    Proposed...

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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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