Month: July 2021

Univoice Weekly

Weekly News for the week of: August 1, 2021 Trust The Good Notes From Your Director of Music :Elizabeth Bromley Last month I heard American playwright, Quiara Alegría Hudes, tell a story live in my living room from an event hosted by a global storytelling non-profit called, “The Moth.” The story was beautiful, as beautiful … Continue reading Univoice Weekly

Promise Walk

It is that time a year again! Promise Walk time to help fundraise for Family Promise! I think it will be great if we can start a team again. The walk will be on August 28th from 11am-1pm at FirstEnergy Stadium – Join us in person or virtual . Latin Fest will start immediately after the … Continue reading Promise Walk


nadine j. smet-weiss spiritual director yesterday was chilly spring it seemed summer might  never  arrive today august  is upon us all too soon the shortness of shortening days undeniable but now now this moment is infinite

Contemplative Companions – August 9, 2021

Join us on Monday August 9th, @ 7:00pm for our final ‘Contemplative Summer’ session. PLEASE NOTE: THIS IS THE SECOND MONDAY! ALSO, DUE TO THE LABOR DAY HOLIDAY OUR SEPTEMBER GATHERING WILL ALSO FALL ON THE SECOND MONDAY (9/13). Contact Nadine Smet-Weiss ( or 484-333-4015) for further information or to receive the zoom link for … Continue reading Contemplative Companions – August 9, 2021

Trust The Good Notes

In this summer of possibility, in this summer where we’re, maybe surprisingly, still in uncharted territory, I encourage you to “follow the good notes.” What resonates with you? What feels right in this moment? What are you holding onto that’s creating a suspension? What are you playing ahead and offering an anticipation of chords and moments to come? What sounds right at this time? Follow the good notes.

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Relentless Gifts. Rev. Dr. Larry Peers. This morning is an opportunity to worship together with members and friends of UU Berks at the Unitarian Universalist Fellowship of Thomas Paine (TPUUF), led by Rev. Dr. Larry Peers to explore Relentless Gifts.

The 8th Principle and FUUBC: Common Read

The 8th Principle Team invites all who would like to learn about building the Beloved Community at FUUBC to join us in reading  Mistakes and Miracles: Congregations on the Road to Multiculturalism, (paperback)  by Nancy Palmer Jones and Karin Lin. If you would like to buy the book at a discount rate from the UUA ($19), please email with your … Continue reading The 8th Principle and FUUBC: Common Read

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The Life-Death Connection. Join members Lauren Fritz and Tracie Greth as they explore the connection between life and death through nature’s lessons and the moving images evoked by  Mary Oliver’s poetry.