Month: February 2024

Exploring Subtle Acts of Exclusion;  How to Understand,  Identify, and Stop  Microaggressions*

Sunday April 21, 2024 Exploring Subtle Acts of Exclusion will be the focus of our Sunday worship service, followed by a short coffee break, a light vegetarian meal, and the second part of the workshop. Join us for our child-friendly worship service at 10:25 for the beginning of the workshop and stay for the second … Continue reading Exploring Subtle Acts of Exclusion;  How to Understand,  Identify, and Stop  Microaggressions*

Contemplative Companions

Join us on Monday 3/4 @ 7:00pm via zoom for our Contemplative Companions. This month, in keeping with the March SoulMatters theme of transformation, we will reflect and share about what our personal and our collective transformation is teaching us. For further information or to receive the zoom link, contact nadine at  

transformative pause*

by nadine j. smet-weissspiritual director pausebreathe inbe stillbreathe outlistenbreathe innoticebreathe outwhatdeepdesireseededin your heartis waitingto be bornthrough you*repeat practice as needed,identifying deep desire maytake time


May Sarton wrote, “Without darkness, nothing comes to birth, As without light, nothing flowers.” We have been living through the necessary darkness, and the days are coming to watch all the flowering.  That is transformation.  In order for anything to transform, necessary changes will happen.  And we all know that change is hard, even when … Continue reading Transformation

Clothing Drive

We did such a good job collecting items for Hope Rescue Mission last year that they have asked us to do it again! We will be collecting coats, hats, scarves, gloves, belts, and purses. They are very much in need of new men’s underwear in all sizes from small to 3x. Donations can be left in … Continue reading Clothing Drive

Univoice Weekly

Weekly News for the week of: Feb. 25, 2024 This Sunday: Come to church this morning for a service that calls us to think about the great things UU Berks does, with all of our help. Did you know that we are working toward being solar powered?

Univoice Weekly

Weekly News for the week of: February 18, 2024 This Sunday:     On Equity February 18, 2024 at 10:30 am Rev. Amy DeBeck Equity in a system works best when planned on from the start; otherwise it’s like trying to add eggs to the batter after the cake is baked. Let’s look at equity … Continue reading Univoice Weekly