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"Sparking Joy"
Sermon given by Reverend Monica Dobbins on February 3, ...
"One Year Closer to Freedom"
Sermon given by Reverend Monica Dobbins on January 27, ...
The UU Elevator Speech Class Review
Our first UU Elevator Speech class was a great success! Nine students learned the difference between an "elevator speech" and a credo, and then learned how to develop a quick explanation of Unitarian ...
Endowment Fund
Make sure your legacy reflects your values by including First Unitarian Church in your estate plans. And, let your endowment committee know so you can be listed as a member of our Emerson Society. ...
Celebration Sunday Kicks Off The Pledge Drive 2019/2020
As surely as the snow begins to melt in March and the crocus and daffodil bravely defy the odds, First Unitarian Church launches its Pledge Drive right on schedule. You can count on it as reliably as ...
Religious Education News
Join Us In Worship! Our upper school youth need to attend service. There, I just said it out loud, plain as day. As a RE team, we've built in several Sundays throughout the year for our upper school ...
Religious Education Chalice Lighting Family February 2019
Chalice Lighting Family Each month we invite a family from our Religious Education community to light our chalice.  Meet the Fetter-Bond’s! Who's in your family? Cassius Fetter-Bond, Jonquille ...
Announcements (February 4, 2019)
FAMILY FUN NIGHT: Monday, February 4th, 6:15 pm Eliot Hall YOUNG ADULTS: A community of people in their 20's, 30's, or young at heart.  Discussion with Tom in The Haven, Thursday February 7th ...
Torch Article: Reverendly Yours - Rev. Tom Goldsmith
When asked to describe the relationship between religion and sports, we might be inclined to draw a blank. I always assumed that God, as a symbol of love and justice, would never favor an individual ...
Assistant Minister's Corner - Rev. Monica Dobbins
A young man in a red MAGA hat… A tribal elder drumming and singing…  Maybe you’ve already heard this story. It made the rounds on social media last week: as a busload of young white men from a ...

The Torch

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22 Feb
Room 201 - Wasatch Hollow AA Group
Fri Feb 22 7:00 am - 8:00 am
22 Feb
Fri Feb 22 8:00 am - 12:00 pm
22 Feb
Eliot Hall - Rental: Coffee House
Fri Feb 22 6:00 pm - 10:30 pm
23 Feb
Eliot Hall: Sanctuary Event
Sat Feb 23 12:00 pm - 5:00 pm
23 Feb
Eliot Hall Rental: Contra Dance
Sat Feb 23 6:00 pm - 11:30 pm
Beginners workshop: 7:30. Dancing begins at 8:00
24 Feb
Sunday Service 9 am
Sun Feb 24 9:00 am - 10:00 am
24 Feb
The Parlor - Mindfulness Meditation
Sun Feb 24 10:10 am - 10:45 am
24 Feb
Sunday Service 11 am
Sun Feb 24 11:00 am - 12:00 pm
24 Feb
The Haven: Beyond Inquirers
Sun Feb 24 12:45 pm - 1:45 pm
Does it matter if I join?
24 Feb
Room 201: Mystical Spirituality Discussion
Sun Feb 24 1:00 pm - 2:30 pm
24 Feb
Little Chapel Rental: AA - Big Book Study
Sun Feb 24 6:00 pm - 7:00 pm
25 Feb
Mon Feb 25 8:00 am - 3:00 pm
25 Feb
The Parlor Rental: Women's AA Group
Mon Feb 25 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
normally in Parlor

What to Expect

Warm greetings to all who contemplate their first visit to First Unitarian Church.
We hope that our progressive church community will prove welcoming in all respects.

Service Times

Regular services are held every Sunday, beginning the first Sunday following Labor Day and continuing through the Sunday following Memorial Day.  The first service is at 9:00 a.m. and the second service is at 11:00 a.m. Feel free to attend any of these services and join us afterward for coffee and conversation in Eliot Hall, the room adjoining the sanctuary.

The church is located on the corner of 1300 East and 600 South in Salt Lake City, Utah.


Sunday School

Religious education is available for children and youth during the 11:00 a.m. during our regular schedule. (RE is not held during summer schedule).  Sunday service in the building to the rear of the church.  Childcare is available during both services.  There is also a nursery with a TV link to the service. 

Please click here for more information about our Religious Education program.


Plenty of on-street parking exists plus visitors may use the parking lot of Friendship Manor at the corner of 1300 East and 500 South. Enter the parking lot from either of Friendship Manor's two driveways and make your way south towards the church's 78 parking stalls. 

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