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Small Group Ministry Registration Ends September 19th

08 September 2016
You have just a few days left to register for Small Group Ministry (SGM) for the 2016-17 season. As a member of one of the church’s SGM groups, you will meet once a month for a facilitator-led discussion based on one of Tom’s sermons. SGM is an opportunity to meet…

Congregational Briefs and Announcements

08 September 2016
Congregational Briefs and Announcements (as of 9/12/2016)   Dinner and Dialogue Have you heard about DINNER AND DIALOGUE? It’s a great way to socialize and meet new members and friends outside of the traditional church setting. Participants gather in small groups and share a meal together in one home. You…

UU Orientation Registration - September 22, 2016

08 September 2016
Are you new to Unitarian Universalism or just to First Church? Join other newcomers in a conversation with staff and lay leaders of First Unitarian Salt Lake City. Share your hopes and dreams for a faith community and hear those of others. Learn more about the mission and ministries of…

An Evening with Soul Fundraiser - Sept. 30th

08 September 2016
An Evening with Soul Join us for some mighty fine Jambalaya and fixin's plus storytelling by Rev. Robert Fulghum and live jazz music by The Disposable Thumbs! It will be an evening to remember! September 30, 7-9 p.m. in Eliot Hall. Tickets on sale after the service for $25/person in…

Sermon Video: "American Labor and the Integrity of of Work"

08 September 2016
A sermon given by Rev. Tom Goldsmith on September 4, 2016  

Seeking the Sources Adult RE Class

08 September 2016
Join Rev. Matthew Cockrum in an exploration of the Sources and Principles of Unitarian Universalism. This is a monthly drop-in class. Come to one, a few or all! Each session will include movement, meditation and conversation. If you’ve got a favorite yoga mat or meditation cushion bring it along…or just…

Torch Article: Reverendly Yours

06 September 2016
Another church year dawns. The excitement never wanes, even after decades of serving as your minister. A new church year arrives like a present all wrapped up in lovely decorative paper. But what’s inside? You hope it pans out as lovely as the promise. Confession: I get butterflies each time…

Torch Article: In the Life

06 September 2016
Welcome Back to First Unitarian Church! It is good to be back with you for another year in the life of this congregation and its mission and ministries. I look forward to seeing what we can do together in the second half of my time with you. Now...What are you…

Religious Education News: Welcome to First Unitarian Church

06 September 2016
Welcome to First Church of Salt Lake City If you are new to or just visiting First Unitarian Church, we want to extend an extra special welcome! Religious Education (RE), or family and children’s programming at First Church, focuses on the entire family, not just the child. We’re striving to…

Anti-Racism Committee: White Privilege, White Shame, Black Pain class

06 September 2016
White Privilege, White Shame, Black Pain is an eight-week course that will help students understand race as an emotional experience that has been perpetuated by historical and contemporary attempts to consolidate rather than share power. As a group we will aim to reveal the ways in which racism harms both…

Environmental Ministry: Standing Rock and the Dakota Access Pipeline

06 September 2016
Standing Rock and the Dakota Access Pipeline -Submitted by Joan M. Gregory, Co-Coordinator, Environmental Ministry The Sierra Club issued this alert: A dangerous fracked oil pipeline has been approved by the federal government -- but it isn't over yet. The controversial Dakota Access pipeline would carry over 450,000 barrels of…

Sign Up for Small Group Ministry

02 September 2016
From October to May, groups of 12-14 people will meet once a month for a discussion inspired by one of Tom’s sermons. Whether you were in a group last year or want to join for the first time, please register below. It is quick and easy. Questions? E-mail Sandi Greene…


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