• Pledge Campaign Restart … And Re-Affirmation June 26, 2020

    A big thank you for the continued contributions for everyone who is allowing us to weather the storm and sailing our ship into a safe harbor for fiscal year ending shortly. Since informally resuming our Pledge Campaign for ’20-’21, we have already achieved a $10,000 “matching grant” from a generous member based on those who’ve ...

  • Rev. Sandra’s Summer Schedule June 26, 2020

    Over the summer, our minister, Rev. Dr. Sandra Fees, will be taking vacation and study leave time. During that time, she will be responding to pastoral emergencies (deaths, serious illnesses, and crises). For non-emergency pastoral news (a birth, celebration, or struggle), please contact the Caring Circle at g.caring.circle@uuberks.org. For questions about other church matters, contact ...

  • ADORE Listening Cafe June 24, 2020

    Our congregation’s ADORE group (A Dialog On Race and Ethnicity) invites you to a virtual space on Sunday, July 5 from 11:45-12:45 PM via GoogleMeet. We encourage all participants to share and learn, we will specifically discuss the movement led by the#ShutDownBerks Coalition to close the Berks Family Detention Center in Leesport. To receive updates, join FUUBC’s Immigration Justice group ...

  • Volunteers Needed for Chicken BBQ Fundraiser June 18, 2020

    We are evaluating having a Kauffman Chicken BBQ fundraiser in late August/early September. These kinds of fundraisers only work if we have enough volunteers, because the minimum order is 400 dinners (with a $4-5 profit on each dinner).  We will need people to : sell dinner tickets in advance to your friends and families (we need ...

  • With Sadness On The Death Of Ruthie Epler June 18, 2020

    With sadness, I’m writing to share the news that our beloved member Ruthie Epler died early Wednesday morning.  Ruthie was a long-time and active church member (54 years!). At church, she is remembered for her dedication to the building and worship committees. She was a teacher, feminist, and LGBTQ activist who loved science and nature. Plans for a memorial service will be shared as they are available. You ...

  • Contemplative Companions gathering via zoom on Monday 7/6 @ 7pm. June 17, 2020

    A time for silence, sharing and listening from our hearts around the theme of “Active Hope.” If you would like to join us for this gathering (and are not on the group email list) please contact Nadine (njw1258@hotmail.com or 484-333-4015) for the “Active Hope” practice sheet and to receive the zoom link for the gathering on 7/6

  • Rev. Sandra’s June Schedule & Availability June 9, 2020

    Dear Members and Friends, I will be attending Ministry Days and General Assembly events and programming (virtually) from June 16 through June 28. During Ministry Days for UU clergy, I will be serving on a Covenant Relations Team requiring 15 dedicated hours of service in addition to the other core programming I’ll be attending. Following Ministry ...

  • ADORE Listening Cafe June 9, 2020

    Our congregation’s ADORE group (A Dialog On Race and Ethnicity) offers a virtual space this Sunday, June 14 from 11:45-12:45PM via GoogleMeet Topic: ADORE Listening CafeTime: Sun, June 14, 11:45AMMeeting ID: cyw-yttw-cjd (Google Meet) To join from your desktop/laptop/tablet/smartphone, click on this link:  https://uuberks.org/adore To connect by phone:  1) Dial the phone number: 1-413-758-2375‬  2) When prompted ...

  • Who do I contact? June 9, 2020

    If you are in need of a church directory, would like to update your pledge, sign up for Egiving or just have general questions… Please contact our office administrator at office@uuberks.org

  • Virtual Celebration of Life for Roma Greth – June 20 June 5, 2020

    A Celebration of Life Service will be held for Roma Greth on the Summer Solstice, Saturday, June 20 at 10:30 am. Roma was a long-time church member who was a welcoming spirit who loved animals and people. Her creativity is evident in the plays she wrote and produced. Please join in honoring her beautiful life. ...