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How Do I Become a Member of UUCW?

Let’s say that you’ve been coming to UUCW on Sundays for a while — a month or two, perhaps… Or maybe it’s been longer. And now you wonder, “Is there something I need to do to make my relationship with the UUCW community official?” The answer is YES! You need to sign the Membership Book. [...]

2019-03-07T16:24:53-05:00March 7th, 2019|News|

What Does UUCW Mean to Me?

A Message from President Dave Feil - March 3, 2019 What does UUCW mean to me?  Well, our Soul Matters theme for this month is “We are a people who Journey.”  And when I think about my Journey in life I have to say I never would have imagined that  a religion could have such [...]

2019-03-06T12:28:19-05:00March 6th, 2019|News|

Split the Plate Supports the Sisters Program

Split the Plate is one of UUCW’s programs of outreach and generosity. Each month we give half of all undesignated offering monies to a non-profit organization as a way to help us live our Unitarian Universalist values and serve our community. The Sisters Program of the Benedict Center is a street outreach, case management and [...]

2019-03-06T17:28:37-05:00February 26th, 2019|News|

Build 2020 Reaches a Milestone

An Update by Phil Kroner, Chair of the Build 2020 Task Force Great news! On February 7th after careful deliberation the UUCW Board of Trustees reached an important milestone for the Build 2020 project by unanimously agreeing to limit the budget for construction to the $1.2 million raised in the Build 2020 capital campaign. Why is [...]

2019-02-26T14:14:07-05:00February 26th, 2019|News|

Do You Have a UUCW Story?

Rev. Suzelle & the Stewardship Team want to hear from you! We're seeking one-minute videos or photo stories on what you love about UUCW. View the video for more info -- your story could be part of our Sunday services on March 3rd! WATCH REV. SUZELLE'S VIDEO What delights you about UU Church West? What keeps [...]

2019-02-17T23:00:19-05:00February 17th, 2019|E-News, News|

Help Needed for Church Tasks

In preparation for Build 2020, UU Church West is analyzing storage needs. The tasks below need to be completed as part of this analysis: 1. Assist in cleaning out storage areas in higher location. 2. Organize the holiday decoration storage in a higher storage location. 3. Take electronic equipment to sell or dispose of, on [...]

2019-02-14T19:05:48-05:00February 14th, 2019|E-News|

February REflections

A message from Marsha Thrall, Religious Education Coordinator February is Black History Month. Traditionally, in social spaces throughout the community, celebrating Black History takes the shape of recognizing who we view as “extraordinary” African Americans. Those who have made their mark upon the landscape of the United States through contributions to Civil Rights, science, education, [...]

2019-02-07T18:07:34-05:00February 7th, 2019|News|

February Split the Plate Supports Latino Arts String Program

Split the Plate is one of UUCW’s programs of outreach and generosity. Each month we give half of all undesignated offering monies to a non-profit organization as a way to help us live our Unitarian Universalist values and serve our community. The national award-winning Latino Arts Strings Program (LASP) was established in the fall of [...]

2019-02-05T14:25:37-05:00January 30th, 2019|News|

UUCW Food Donations Support Jewish Community Pantry

In February we will be donating to the Jewish Community Pantry, which is located at 2900 W Center Street in Milwaukee. It serves the Amani and Metcalfe Park Neighborhoods, over 12,000 households of 37,000 clients with 42% children. The current specific needs are: Hygiene products: toothpaste & brushes, bars of soap, deodorant, diapers, baby wipes [...]

2019-01-31T15:45:10-05:00January 30th, 2019|News, Uncategorized|

Nominating Committee Actively Seeks Candidates

The Nominating Committee Actively Seeks Candidates for the Board, Nominating Committee and Endowment Committee. Three new members are needed for each committee to replace those who will be leaving their positions in June. These are great opportunities to serve our UU congregation, make new friends, and use your leadership skills. Contact Susan Endes, Nominating Committee [...]

2019-01-25T05:50:54-05:00January 25th, 2019|E-News|

New Campus Specialist at UUCW

Welcome, Randy! Please welcome Randy Patterson to the UUCW Staff as the Campus Specialist. Randy started at the end of December and is doing a great job. The Campus Specialist position is responsible for the cleaning of the entire building, minor maintenance projects, and being a Sexton on some Sundays. Running the sound system is [...]

2019-01-25T05:34:40-05:00January 25th, 2019|News|

2019 Dominican Republic Brigade Needs YOU!

UUCW Members and friends will travel to the Dominican Republic on a service-learning trip to build houses and community with families in need (Relax, it's easier than you think!). Join us and learn more about this life changing experience by attending an informational meeting Sunday, February 24 from 12:45 - 2:00 pm. Here is what [...]

2019-02-14T17:27:43-05:00January 24th, 2019|News|