Join us for “Got Race?” a presentation by noted theologian, author, and Emmy award-winning television producer Rev. Dr. Thandeka at First Unitarian on Monday, October 1, at 7pm in the Meeting House (sanctuary). A light supper will be served at 6pm, followed by the lecture … read more.
First Unitarian begins a new church year — its 298th — on Sunday, September 9, at 10:30am with a special homecoming and water communion service. During the intergenerational service, all in attendance will be invited to share a small amount of actual or symbolic water … read more.
First Unitarian held a special service in June to dedicate the space the congregation has worked months to prepare to shelter undocumented immigrants who are facing deportation. It is the first in Rhode Island to join 1,110 other congregations nationwide as part of the Sanctuary … read more.
Rain or shine, we need you to show up on Tuesday, May 15, at 3:30pm at the Smith Street side of the Rhode Island State House. Wear your galoshes and bring your umbrellas in case of rain.
We will be leaving First Unitarian Church at 3pm if … read more.
In a major initiative to make First Unitarian a safe and welcoming place for everyone, the Prudential Committee approved a new Safe and Civil Church Policy. Jay Glasson, PruComm president, recently announced the new policy by email to the congregation.
A sub-group of the PruComm, headed … read more.
Cover story “Politics and Religion: How East Side clergy are encouraging difficult conversations in divisive times” prominently features Rev. Liz Lerner Maclay and First Unitarian in the January issue of East Side Monthly.
The article “Faith in Action: East Side clergy on the need for political … read more.
Are you thinking about becoming a member of First Unitarian? Or would you just like to find out more about Unitarian Universalism or First Unitarian Providence? A new Path to Membership class on the weekend of February 24th-25th can provide you with the information you … read more.
The exterior of our 200-year-old Meeting House will get a much-needed restoration beginning in April when contractor E. F. O’Donnell begins work. An appointed task force selected O’Donnell based on experience, completeness of bid response, financial health, project delivery history, and project cost.
A recent capital … read more.
The new year 2018 is a time for fresh beginnings and for looking back. An intention is different from a resolution. An intention pulls us into who we truly are. An intention comes from an inner voice and is connected to your true self in … read more.