Welcome, from the Director of Religious Education!
Welcome to Religious Education at First Church!
If you are a first time visitor to First Unitarian Church and are curious about our Sunday school program, make sure to look at our prospectus for information on our curriculum. To the right and below, you will find a description of what your child will be learning, and doing, this coming Sunday, a list of upcoming events and opportunities, as well as a list of DRE created resources..
Director of Religious Education
Available by appointment,
Chalica Book - A beginners guide to Chalica. Contains an introduction, a resource page, a brief history of Chalica, and suggestions on how to celebrate and honor each principle with actions, food, gifts, and books.
Beyond Ramps and Restrooms - Within this blog you'll find links, resources, reviews and information about today's technology - and how that technology may be used to welcome people with disabilities in our congregations and beyond.
The Accidental DRE - RE and Family Ministry ideas, musings and other resources.
RE Volunteer Survey - Want to volunteer in RE? Let us know here! A friendly reminder, for the safety of our children, volunteers may be background checked at random.
This Sunday, November 2, 2014
PreK - 5th: Standing on the Side of Love - Today, your child will learn about the 'Standing on the Side of Love' campaign, and one of its key creators, Rev. Bill Sinkford. They'll also create 'donation boxes' out of 'trash' for Guest At Your Table. See below to learn more about how Guest At Your Table works.
Jr. High: Building UUville - Today, the Jr. High will begin constructing UUville with the help of their trusty 20 sided die.
Sr. High: Youth Choice - Today, the Sr. High will decide what they wish to do.
Unplug the Christmas Machine, Saturday, November 15 from 10:00 am to 2:30 pm: In this workshop, you'll examine the pressures that surround you around the holidays, identify your true desires and design a holiday season that meets your needs. Perfect for new families, mature adults and everyone in-between that is just looking for some balance and substance around the holidays. $5 / Person, $10 / Family. Lunch and Childcare provided.
Registration Ends, Friday, November 7. Contact me, Meredith Plummer, for more information or to register, today!