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  • Journey Toward Wholeness (JTW) “On Microaggressions*” (#3 in a series)

    Microaggression of the Week: Where are you from? No, really, where? Message: You’re not American. You’re a foreigner.

    * Microaggressions: Brief verbal and/or behavioral actions whether intentional or unintentional that communicate hostile, derogatory, or negative slights and insults that people of color (POC) endure every day—but usually aren’t noticed by white people who commit them.

    News Alert: “Beloved Conversations” program coming to First UU in April! More information soon!!  Read more.

  • Art Benefit Sale – Artists Wanted!

    Your Generosity Ministry Team is again hosting an Art Benefit Sale and we would love to show your work! This will be a “C-Note” Sale and will be featuring works valued at $100 or less. 50% of the proceeds will benefit the church’s operating fund toward our annual fundraising goal.   Read more.

  • Kearny Mesa FunRaiser

    Thursday, January 31, 5 pm, Souplantation 7095 Clairmont Mesa Blvd., San Diego. Take your family to dinner, meet your friends, have fun and support the church on Thursday, January 31 from 5 — 8 pm. Just print out this flyer, show it to the cashier when you purchase your meal and beverage (required), and 20% of your bill will be donated to the church.   Read more.

  • South Bay FunRaiser

    Thursday, January 24, 5 pm, Souplantation 1810 Main Court, Chula Vista. Take your family to dinner, meet your friends, have fun and support the church on Thursday, January 24 from 5 — 8 pm. Just print out this flyer, show it to the cashier when you purchase your meal and beverage (required), and 20% of your bill will be donated to the church.   Read more.

  • Journey Toward Wholeness (JTW) “On Microaggressions” (#2 in a series)

    Non-people of color (white people) often don’t understand the pain experienced by people of color (POC) as a result of microaggressions. Gain insight from this short video (Strong language at 1:00 and 1:07) https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=hDd3bzA7450* Microaggressions: Brief verbal and/or behavioral actions whether intentional or unintentional that communicate hostile, derogatory, or negative slights and insults that people of color (POC) endure every day—but usually aren’t not...  Read more.

  • The Faith We Sing

    Friday, Jan 25 — Sunday, Jan 27. Rev. Jason Shelton will be with us ‪ for a weekend workshop: The Faith We Sing.   Read more.

  • Journey Toward Wholeness (JTW) “On Microaggressions” (#1 in a series)

    Microaggressions are brief verbal and/or behavioral actions whether intentional or unintentional that communicate hostile, derogatory, or negative slights and insults that people of color (POC) endure every day—but usually aren’t noticed by white people (non-POC) who commit them. First UU POC report microaggressions happen often on campus causing pain and feelings of disrespect and attack. Microaggression of the Week: “I don’t see color.” Message: Race has no meanin...  Read more.

  • Christmas Day Potluck

    December 25, 1 pm, Bard Hall. Are you in town on Christmas Day afternoon? Join the annual Christmas potluck.   Read more.

  • Women’s Retreat Save The Date

    March 22 — 24, 2019, Camp Stevens, near Julian. Plan to attend the upcoming women’s retreat. This year’s theme will be “Deeper, wider, holy.” Volunteers needed to lead a workshop or activity during the retreat!   Read more.

  • Creating Sacred Space for Intentional Conversations

    Facilitated Conversations with Reverend Marta I. Valentín
    Friday, December 14, 6 pm – 9 pm at our Hillcrest campus and Saturday, December 15, 10:30 am – 2 pm at The John D. Spreckels Masonic Lodge.    Read more.

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