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2019 Annual Assembly of the Unitarian Universalists of Greater Pittsburgh

Posted on Sep 12, 2019 in News, Upcoming Events

2019 Annual Assembly of the Unitarian Universalists of Greater Pittsburgh

  What – Join fellow Unitarian Universalists for a day of camaraderie, connection, and collaboration! When – Saturday, November 16, 2019 from 9am until 3pm Where – Unitarian Universalist Church of the South Hills,also known as “Sunnyhill”, in Mt. Lebanon Registration – Registration will open on September 9. Please pay what you are comfortably able to pay within the fee range of $5 to $45. Those who pay at the highest levels are supporting those in financial need for this event. Online registration closes on...

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Community of “Covenant”

Posted on Sep 11, 2019 in Feature Stories, From Rev. Dave, News

Community of “Covenant”

You’ve found a community beyond belief! In conversations about religion, it’s common to ask, “What do you believe?” It’s a leading question. It assumes the only important or interesting thing is what a faith “believes.”  We are not a church of beliefs. We are a church beyond belief. Allegheny Unitarian Universalist Church is a community of covenant. Covenant being an old churchy word for something like aspirations for how to be together. This is a community of promises and aspires to live deeply, authentically, and wholly; connected to one another, to society, and 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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What’s going on around here?

Posted on Jun 23, 2019 in Feature Stories, News

What’s going on around here?

Only connect! That was the whole of her sermon. Only connect the prose and the passion, and both will be exalted, and human love will be seen at its height. Live in fragments no longer. Only connect, and the beast and the monk, robbed of the isolation that is life to either, will die. (E.M. Forster, Howards End, chapter 22) Life Is Connection Allegheny Unitarian Universalist Church is about connecting. Connecting to faith, to deep experiences of love and compassionate engagement, to spirit and soul and the divine life, to self and one another and neighbors; all of which...

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“The Power of We!” at GA’19

Posted on Jun 14, 2019 in News, Upcoming Events

“The Power of We!” at GA’19

Unitarian Universalist Association’s General Assembly of Congregations (GA) 2019 in Spokane: “The Power of We” What do we want Unitarian Universalism to be? It is a time when we are asking big questions in our faith, and GA’19 will be focused on digging into those questions together. It is a critical chance for congregational leaders and passionate UUs to set new goals and aspirations for our religious community.  To stream GA’19 public programs, connect to https://www.uua.org/ga/off-site/2019.    Off-site registration is still possible...

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Share the Plate supports Gwen’s Girls

Posted on May 9, 2019 in News, Social Justice Activities

Share the Plate supports Gwen’s Girls

During March and April 2019 we collected $640 for our North Side neighbor and Alternative Spring Break partner Gwen’s Girls, which works to empower girls and young women to have productive lives through holistic, gender-specific programs, education and experiences, and offers a safe space where girls and young women can form relationships, build self-esteem, and gain resiliency. Allegheny’s Share the Plate program began in 2010 and directs half of our Sunday plate collection to justice partners doing important work in the communities of Pittsburgh’s North Side and beyond. To...

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