Build 2020 Update: Getting Closer to Construction!

Phil Kroner, Chair of the Build 2020 Task Force What’s happening with the Build 2020 project? After the Board of Trustees approved a $1.2 million project budget (which is the amount raised by the Build 2020 Capital Campaign) the Build 2020 Task Force worked with PRA - Plunkett-Raysich Architects, LLC  ( and Berghammer Construction Corp. [...]

2019-05-15T14:52:11-05:00May 15th, 2019|News|

We Are a People of Curiosity!

A Message from Rev. Suzelle  Here at UUCW for the month of May, our Soul Matters theme is curiosity. Curiosity, that inner drive to know, and to know more — our “inner questioner” who always wants to know WHY — that’s what our Soul Circle and other groups will be exploring, and what we’ll note [...]

2019-05-09T13:31:05-05:00May 9th, 2019|News, The Rev. Suzelle Lynch|

Time Has Flown By

Kimberlee Tomczak Carlson, Intern Minister I remember well sitting in the sanctuary during worship service right after finding out that the UUCW Board had approved my request to be your first intern minister. I wondered: who are these people, will I know them, what will I learn, and will they accept me as a minister? [...]

2019-05-02T17:19:45-05:00May 2nd, 2019|News|

DreamBikes is the Split the Plate Recipient for May

DreamBikes is a non-profit organization of bicycle stores operating in low-to-moderate income neighborhoods to refurbish used bikes, return them to the community, and provide hands-on, paid job training to youth ages 15-21. Working in conjunction with local youth organizations, DreamBikes employs teens from the area to work in their store. Local teen employees learn how [...]

2019-04-30T16:39:47-05:00April 30th, 2019|News, Uncategorized|

May is UU Wellspring Month!

It’s spring! Nature is blooming and budding all around us.  UU Wellspring is blooming, too! We’re at a table in the Community Room each Sunday during May, inviting you to consider participation in this deeply meaningful experience. UU Wellspring is a 10-month journey of spiritual exploration, guidance and deepening for Unitarian Universalists. The UU Wellspring [...]

2019-05-01T00:13:24-05:00April 25th, 2019|News|

UUCW Seeking a Temporary Administrative Assistant (3-5 months)

An Administrative Assistant is needed to fill in for our current Administrative Assistant, Mamie Garner who is away on maternity leave. The position is available immediately so it is important to find someone who can step in quickly. The schedule is 9-3 pm Tuesday-Friday. Customer service skills and knowledge of technology is required. If you [...]

2019-04-18T18:22:01-05:00April 18th, 2019|News|

UUCW Hiring Additional Sound and Set-Up Person

The church is seeking a part-time employee to join our Sexton Team. A Sexton’s schedule is based on church activities; however, the Sexton will work at least one Sunday per month. Responsibilities include operating the sound system, lighting, and audio-visual equipment for services and events. The Sexton may also be scheduled to set up and/or [...]

2019-04-18T18:16:33-05:00April 18th, 2019|News|

Go Green, Go Digital West Wind

When Earth Day approaches, we usually take the time to review our Earth-friendly practices. Last year, a campaign was launched to reduce the mailing and paper expenses related to the West Wind, our monthly newsletter. Members were asked to sign up to receive only digital issues via email. While numerous people did step forward, there [...]

2019-04-18T14:29:38-05:00April 18th, 2019|News, Uncategorized|

UUCW Annual Awards

Wow, That Person Should Get an Award — a UUCW Service Award! How often have you said that about an amazing person at UUCW who is deeply involved in the life of the Church? Someone who gives very generously – although maybe very quietly – of their time and energy to a variety of different [...]

2019-05-01T12:47:17-05:00April 11th, 2019|News|

Strengthening Ourselves Through Spiritual Practice

From Kimberlee Tomczak Carlson, Intern Minister Last month I had the pleasure of talking with members of Wisdom & Whimsy, UUCW’s affinity group for folks over 50 years of age. They asked me to reflect on “how to keep a positive attitude in this time of societal bickering and unrest,” - a challenging question! One [...]

2019-04-11T17:11:19-05:00April 11th, 2019|News|

Help Make History in Wauwatosa

Tosa Together (TT) is a citizens’ group in Wauwatosa that was founded by a diverse group including several UUCW members and Rev. Suzelle Lynch to help that community move towards greater equity and inclusion. And now, if YOU are a Wauwatosa resident, you can help that work by writing to your alderpersons and asking them [...]

2019-04-11T17:06:52-05:00April 11th, 2019|News, Social Action Events|

We are a People of Wholeness – Two Voices on our Soul Matters April Theme

A Message from Rev. Suzelle  A couple of years ago, I had the opportunity to hear the wisdom of an extraordinary Chicago woman named Rasheeda Graham-Washington. She’s a licensed minister in the Evangelical Covenant Church, and she’s also the force behind Live Café — a restaurant that brings together people from the wealthy suburb of [...]

2019-05-09T13:23:34-05:00April 3rd, 2019|News, The Rev. Suzelle Lynch|