• Save the Date

    Our Spring congregational meeting will take place on Sunday May 16th following service via Zoom. All members are encouraged to attend to weigh in on and vote for issues that will affect the upcoming church year.

  • Contemplative Companions – May 3, 2021

    Join us on Monday May 3rd, @ 7:00pm when we will explore and reflect on prayer flags in our world and our lives. Contact Jane Rohrbach (windowsjmr@comcast.net) or Nadine Smet-Weiss (njw1258@hotmail.com or 484-333-4015) for further information; contact Nadine to receive the zoom link for this gathering.

  • Have you heard about Zoombombing?

    We were hit at one of our public meetings a few months ago. It was nasty and we ended up having to close the meeting.  Our community needs your help to prevent this from happening again in the future. We are pretty well protected against Zoombombing at our Sunday worship services, but less so at our public ...

  • Youth Group Needs Your Help… and Some Good News!

    Youth Service 2021 is coming soon! This year’s service is all about the good, the great, the positive, the fun, the uplifting… and we want to hear some of it from you! In 2020 some of us fell in love with Some Good News, a weekly web series all about people celebrating the good things happening ...

  • Shut Down Berks Honk-in & Vigil

    Sunday, April 18, 3:30-4:30Terminate the contract between Berks Co & ICEEnd Family Detention PERMANENTLY Honk-in at 3:30pmVigil at 4pm across from the detention center1040 Berks Road, Leesport, PALed by Pennsylvania Council of Churches – Rev. Sandy Strauss(Honk-in—meet at 3:15 pm in side parking lot next to the Berksheim—honk-in to begin soon after that; Watch for signs ...

  • Delegates Needed for Virtual GA

    Are you planning on attending this year’s virtual General Assembly? Consider being a delegate for our congregation. Delegates participate in the plenary sessions, workshops, regional gatherings, public witness events, and worship services and share what they have learned with our community. If you are interested in being a delegate please contact Board President Lynn O’Brien ...

  • Gardening with Family Promise

    In the past year, we have listened to many who have asked for opportunities to engage with the clients experiencing homelessness. Family Promise is happy to announce that we are planning an Earth Day of community service on April 17th, from 10:00am-12:00pm at our Meade Street apartment shelter.  Our goal is to plant seeds and flowers to spruce up the ...

  • Proposed By Laws Changes

    After more than a year of living into our shared governance model, the Board of Directors and the Bylaws Review Team would like to propose a few needed adjustments to the Bylaws.  These adjustments can be found here –  https://uuberks.org/draft-bylaws Please note that sections that will be struck from the Bylaws have a strikethrough text and are ...

  • Yes, Virginia, There is an Easter Bunny!

    Good news, everybody! The Easter Bunny has just emailed me. He has asked me to pass along this message to all of you… Hello UU Friend! It’s me, the Easter Bunny. I know you’ve probably been wondering what I’ve been doing with myself this year, since it isn’t safe for us to be meeting indoors or in ...

  • OWL: Parents & Caregivers as Sexuality Educators

    Unitarian Universalists of the Cumberland Valley (near Dickinson College in Boiling Springs PA) have graciously invited us to join in their zoom small group learning. Their Director of Lifespan Faith Development will be co-facilitating the course with a parent from their congregation who completed Adult OWL training last year. Many congregations are offering this program as ...