From Religious Education

Equal Exchange Chocolate Sale: Continues Sunday, August 14

After service on 7/17, 7/31, 8/14, 8/28 First U children and youth are encouraged to join in this FUNdraising opportunity supporting future First U social justice projects or trips for children and youth. We’ll have a table at coffee hour ready with everything needed to sell some delicious fair trade chocolate bars. Bring $10 or … Continued

Magic Summer: June 26 – August 28

First U kids who are in town for Sunday morning classes this summer are in for a treat! Magic Summer is a multi-age curriculum that celebrates community, the outdoors, and all the joys of summer. Drop ins welcome, advance registration is appreciated (thank you!) – contact dre@firstuchicago.org for registration information. Most classes will include a brief and often hands-on meditation experience, … Continued

Meet Director of Lifespan Religious Education, Elizabeth McCreless

First Unitarian welcomes Elizabeth McCreless to our staff as the new Director of Lifespan Religious Education. This expanded position will support both our youth and adult religious learning programs.  She brings 10 years of experience in education and nonprofit administration, including with churches and interfaith initiatives. She recently left her role at the Partnership to Educate … Continued

Returning to In-Person Services

We will return to in-person services in our sanctuary on Sunday, September 12 for the In-Gathering Water Communion service! This will be a hybrid service which means you can attend in person at 10:00 a.m. or Zoom in from home at 10:00 a.m as well. First Unitarian met the challenge of presenting services during the pandemic with services … Continued