First Unitarian communicates news, events, and information through a variety of electronic media and publications.

Church website

The First Unitarian website is loaded with useful information for visitors, newcomers, and those interested in learning more about who we are and what we do.

If you are a member and are interested in posting something to the website, contact the church’s Director of Operations. Please see our Website Policies for more information.

First U Times

First U Times, our weekly newsletter, is the single source for news and upcoming events at First Unitarian. It reaches all members and friends plus those who have signed up to receive it. Distributed by email on Fridays, First U Times can be accessed by smartphone, tablet, laptop, or desktop at any time from any location. To view the latest edition of First U Times and other recent email broadcasts, click here.



All Sunday services are live-streamed to First Unitarian’s YouTube channel. If you are away or cannot attend in person, be sure to tune in on Sundays at 10:30am by clicking here. You can also access past services 24/7.


First Unitarian’s Facebook page contains updates, useful links, photos, and more. To connect, click here or type “First Unitarian Providence” in the search box on Facebook.  In either case, be sure to “like” us and keep up-to-date.

Also, the Side With Love group at First U has an additional Facebook page that you can reach by clicking here or by searching for “Side With Love – First Unitarian, Providence” on Facebook.


Our Instagram feed will give you an ongoing look at life at First Unitarian.  You can follow First U by clicking here, or searching for “FirstUProvidence” on Instagram.

Resource Book

Published at the beginning of each new church year in September, the Resource Book is a print publication loaded with information about First Unitarian and photos. It gives newcomers as well as members an overview of First Unitarian’s programs, groups, events, staff, and leaders. Click here for the latest issue.

Religious Education News

An email goes out weekly to volunteer teaching teams from our director of religious education with news and information about the upcoming Sunday’s Spiritual Pathways Program for Children and Youth. Parents receive an email each month with information, inspiration about themes, and notes on UU parenting.