Upcoming Events

Upcoming events at Allegheny UU.

18th Annual Summit Against Racism

Posted on Jan 14, 2016 in Justice Opportunities, Upcoming Events

18th Annual Summit Against Racism

A great way to start Thirty Days of Love! The 18th Annual Summit Against Racism, hosted this year by the Metro-Urban Institute and the Black and White Reunion at Pittsburgh Theological Seminary, will provide a forum for discussion about the current state of race relations in the U.S., what we have learned so far, and pathways to deeper understanding, healing, and social action. Mark your calendar for Saturday Jan 23 from 8am until 5pm. UUs have been a regular presence at this gathering and we hope we’ll have a strong turnout again this year. Regular registration is $25/person. You can...

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Building Authentic Diversity Conference

Posted on Jan 7, 2016 in Justice Opportunities, Upcoming Events

Building Authentic Diversity Conference

To become a truly multicultural faith, we need leaders who can build relationships effectively across difference including ethnicity, class, sexual orientation, gender, and more.

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Mid-Year Congregational Meeting is Jan 24

Posted on Jan 6, 2016 in Upcoming Events

Mid-Year Congregational Meeting is Jan 24

Just as the President gives the State of the Union address, Allegheny will hold a mid-year “state of the church” congregational meeting on Sunday, January 24th at 12pm in Founders Hall. At this meeting the Board as well as other committees will report on the status of various church programs, announce new ideas and initiatives, and invite the congregation to discussion on a variety of topics. This year we will be talking about the Stewardship Committee’s End of Year Campaign, get updates on finances and religious education. In addition, we will have a discussion about Allegheny’s...

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Happier Hour with Sue Kerr

Posted on Jan 6, 2016 in Upcoming Events

Happier Hour with Sue Kerr

Start your new year off right by coming out for our next Happier Hour on Friday January 8! We’ll be enjoying some good conversation, singing a few songs, and partaking of lively libations. Friend of the congregation Sue Kerr will share about her mission to amplify the lived experiences of LGBTQ neighbors in Western Pennsylvania. She has interviewed over 100 individuals for Pittsburgh Lesbian Correspondents over the past seven months, and is still going strong. We hope you’ll join us! Fellowship time starts at 5:30 and the service will begin at 6. Please feel free to bring a snack or...

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New Year’s Eve Open House and Meditation

Posted on Dec 18, 2015 in Upcoming Events

New Year’s Eve Open House and Meditation

Our annual Open House and Watch Night Meditation are how we welcome the New Year at Allegheny Unitarian Universalist Church! Join us for fireside conversation and refreshments anytime from 8pm until 11pm. Contributions of food and drink will be welcomed. At 11pm, prepare for midnight with a meditation by candle light. After this time of stillness and quiet, we’ll welcome in the New Year on the church...

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Christmas Eve Candlelight Service

Posted on Dec 16, 2015 in Upcoming Events

Christmas Eve Candlelight Service

  Celebrate the meaning beyond the mythology in this family-friendly worship of word, song, silence, and candlelight.  Our Christmas Eve Candlelight Service with Rev. David McFarland begins at 6pm on Thursday, December 24. A special collection will be taken for the local Gay & Lesbian Community Center which, among other services, assists youth who have been thrown out and aren’t able to be home for the...

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