Posts by squid729

November-December Share the Plate Justice Partner is Bend the Arc: Pittsburgh

Posted on Nov 3, 2018 in Feature Stories, News

November-December Share the Plate Justice Partner is Bend the Arc: Pittsburgh

In the face of racism, inequality, and the politics of fear, we are asked to rise up with courage to act boldly for justice, believing that together we have the power to transform this country.

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UUs of Greater Pittsburgh to Assemble on Nov 10

Posted on Sep 13, 2018 in Upcoming Events

UUs of Greater Pittsburgh to Assemble on Nov 10

Hundreds of local Unitarian Universalists will convene on Saturday November 10 for the 5th Annual Assembly of the UUs of Greater Pittsburgh. Rev. Kathleen McTigue, director of the Unitarian Universalist College of Social Justice, will be keynote speaker on the topic of “The Faithful Resistance: Prophetic Witness in Dangerous Times”. Unitarian Universalism is generally understood to be a faith that is enacted: we try to show our beliefs by the way we live in the world, and particularly by the ways we show up for justice. But we are living through extraordinary political times, and...

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Share the Plate supports Casa San José

Posted on Sep 4, 2018 in News, Social Justice Activities

Share the Plate supports Casa San José

During July and August we collected $777 for Casa San José, a community resource center in Beechview that advocates for and empowers immigrants from Latinxs by promoting integration and self-sufficiency. Founded in 2014, Casa San José has grown to become a go-to source of support to help underserved Latinx immigrants access the assistance and services they need, including interpretation, case management, and protection for immigrants at risk of deportation.     Allegheny’s Share the Plate program began in 2010 and directs half of our Sunday plate collection to justice partners...

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Homecoming and Water Communion on Sept 9

Posted on Jul 1, 2018 in Feature Stories, Upcoming Events

Homecoming and Water Communion on Sept 9

Our September 11 Ingathering worship service marks the beginning of a new church year. We'll bring the waters of our lives for a Water Communion ritual.

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June 10: LGBTQIA+ Liberation Sunday Worship

Posted on Jun 6, 2018 in From Rev. Dave

June 10: LGBTQIA+ Liberation Sunday Worship

This week is Pittsburgh’s LGBTQIA+ Liberation Sunday!

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