Kris Kringle Fair Update for Oct. 25

❖❖KRIS KRINGLE FAIR❖❖ Saturday, November 12th, 9 a.m. – 3 p.m.   YOU MAKE THE FAIR A SUCCESS Two weeks to go and I hope you have been gathering goods in salable condition and baking your favorites. Have you signed up to help out the week before, work at a table or for clean-up? Stop … Continued

Kris Kringle Fair Update for Oct 18

KRIS KRINGLE FAIR Saturday, November 12th, 9 a.m. – 3 p.m.     The Kris Kringle Fair is fast approaching and we need YOU to help make it a success! There are many ways to help before, during and after the fair. Please stop by the KK Fair Table at Sunday Social Hours to ask … Continued

Kris Kringle Faire Update for Oct 12

THE FAIR IS COMING! –The Kris Kringle Fair will be held on Saturday, Nov. 12. Fair setup will start Sunday, Nov. 6, and continue through Friday, Nov. 11. WHAT IS THE KRIS KRINGLE FAIR? – It’s the Unitarian Universalist Church of Reading’s annual Fair, featuring lots of goods for sale and fun activities. If you’re … Continued

Kris Kringle Fair, Saturday Nov 12 9-3

      It’s the day when we all—young and old, long-timers and newcomers—sell, buy, sing, and eat at our fabulous, bustling, community renowned Fair.  It’s the day when we make lasting connections with each other, working side by side, and when folks from the wider community stream through our doors.—It’s the day when we … Continued

Call to Community Gathering, Conversation & Action

One Week after Orlando: “Safety, Support and Unity for All”   You, your family, neighbors and friends are invited to: ~ Gather to remember and honor the Orlando Victims ~ Join in Conversation with others about: – Gun Violence and Prevention – LGBTQ Support & Advocacy and – Interfaith Work for Understanding & Peace ~ … Continued

Shifting into Summer Mode at UUCR

Summer is here!  During the summer we still have Sunday services, but they are lay led and there is no childcare or religious education programming. Children are welcome to attend services. For a full listing of summer services, pick up a brochure in the Atrium or visit the church’s new website at Rev. Catherine … Continued

Coffee, Anyone? Equal Exchange Coffee Available from UUCRPartner Church Group

Thanks so much to all who recently purchased chocolate and coffee to support the UUCR‘s partnerships with Unitarians abroad! We have 6 remaining bags of Equal Exchange organic, fairly traded coffee: 3 Breakfast Blend (ground, 12 oz.), 2 Decaffeinated (ground, 12 oz.),1  French Roast (ground, 10 oz.). If you’d like to buy any of these, … Continued

News from Our Partners in Transylvania and the Philippines

Do you remember the greeting we made for our partner congregation in Alsojara during the April 3 church service? Rev. Tibor showed the greeting and the choir’s anthems to the congregation on May 15 (Pentecost), projecting it on their sanctuary wall. Tibor writes, “Pentecost is when we celebrate the birth of the Church, and God as … Continued

Summer Worship Services

As one door closes, another opens! Watch for our schedule of Summer Services beginning at 10:00 am June 26 – September 11th  which will be the start of our new church year. Remember there is no childcare during our summer season.

Announcing UUCR’s next Director of Lifespan Religious Education!

We are delighted to announce that Sally Liebermann will be joining the staff in August as the new Director of Lifespan Religious Education (DLRE).  Sally is currently the Director of Religious Education at the Unitarian Universalist Church of Haverhill, MA, where she has served for eleven years. The DLRE search team was impressed with Sally’s … Continued