Share the Plate – 5/31 & 6/7

Just before the Safer at Home order in March, our JRUUC Youth Group initiated a food drive for a local food pantry. Because an in-person food drive is no longer possible, the Youth Group requested that the Share the Plate go to Community Action Coalition. … read more.

Share the Plate – May 17th & 24th

Our recipient this week is Porchlight. Porchlight provides essential services to homeless persons and has been working on proactive measures and crisis response plans for the spread of Covid-19.  Porchlight is also looking for direct donations of food and supplies. If interested in helping out, see … read more.

Share the plate – 4/19 and 4/26

Our share the plate recipient on April 19th and 26th is the Voces de la Frontera Direct Relief Fund for Covid-19 Relief in Wisconsin. Voces de la Frontera are currently raising funds to assist the victims of the Covid-19 Pandemic, which threatens thousands of undocumented … read more.

April 5th, 12th Share the Plate

Our share the plate recipient for April 5th and 12th 2020 is the Wisconsin Network for Peace, Justice, Sustainability, and Democracy. WNPJS advances a sustainable world free from violence and injustice by connecting, engaging, and strengthening member groups and serving as a catalyst for community … read more.

Beware: Minister-impersonation scam

A scam is making the rounds again – it’s an e-mail pretending to be from Rev. Karen or another minister asking for help. Often the first e-mail will simply ask to respond. After responding you’ll receive an urgent request to purchase gift-cards. Rev. Karen will … read more.

JRUUC Response to the Current Pandemic

Message from Bev Buhr, president JRUUC Board of Trustees

Dear friends,

In a recent email from our UUA President, Susan Frederick-Gray, said, “There is no script for these times. We are all learning as we go—building skills of resilience and letting compassion, connection, and ministry be our … read more.

COVID19 updates from Board President, Bev Buhr

Hi folks,

Another couple of busy days with more sobering news, more cancellations and disappointments.  We will be decreasing the number of folks who can gather at our building to 10 in order to be consistent with the current ban on meeting size.  

I am holding up … read more.

Reeb and COVID-19

Dear friends,

This is a special communication in an effort to keep you all informed about how we are going to minister to each other during the COVID-19 pandemic. First and foremost I want to say how clearly our 7th principle (“Respect for the interdependent web … read more.

2020 General Assembly

General
Assembly is the annual gathering of Unitarian Universalists, where we conduct
business of the Association, explore the theological underpinnings of our
faith, and lean fully into our mission and principles. Please join us
Wednesday, June 24 through Sunday, June 28, 2020 in Providence, Rhode Island
for this 5-day immersive … read more.