Unitarian Universalists of Greater Pittsburgh

UUs of Greater Pittsburgh

We are over 1200 UUs, 12 UU congregations, and 1 UU community joined together as the Unitarian Universalists of Greater Pittsburgh.

Breathe: A Letter to My Sons is UU Common Read

The Ginger Hill Unitarian Universalist Congregation will host 4 sessions during April to read and discuss the 2021-22 UU Common Read "Breathe: A Letter to My Sons". Emotionally raw and deeply reflective, Imani Perry's 2019 book challenges society to recognize Black children as deserving of humanity. She shares her fear and frustration for her African American sons in an increasingly racist atmo...

2022 General Assembly in Portland OR and Online

The 2022 General Assembly will happen June 22-26 2022 in Portland Oregon and online. General Assembly is the annual meeting of our Unitarian Universalist Association. Attendees worship, witness, learn, connect, and make policy for the Association through democratic process. Anyone may attend; congregations must certify annually to send voting delegates. Program highlights include the Banner ...

Faithify for First UU Church of Indiana

I am so excited that First UU Church of Indiana's campaign to raise $3,500 for an increase of 5% to our ministry offer for the coming year has been approved and has kicked off on Faithify! This is an all-or-nothing campaign; either we raise the money or it goes back to donors, so now is the time to let friends and families, members and church friends, and the wider community know that our congr...

Faith in Action Forum: Racial Inequities in Maternal Health in Western PA

The U.S. has the highest maternal mortality rate of any high income nation. Further, this rate is 3-4 times higher for black women compared to white women. What factors are contributing to this alarming rise in death? What are some solutions? With speakers: Ms. Ann M. McCarthy, MSN, CNM Staff CNM, University of Pittsburgh Physicians Former Clinical Director and Midwife Emeritus The Midwife Cen...

2021 Annual Assembly of the Unitarian Universalists of Greater Pittsburgh

The 2021 Annual Assembly of the UUs of Greater Pittsburgh will take place on Saturday, November 6 2021 via Zoom. The keynote speaker will be Paula Cole Jones, co-author of the proposed 8th Principle of Unitarian Universalism. Attendance is open to all. Local congregations are encouraged to send delegates for the annual meeting. A full schedule for the event will be available soon at uupittsburg...

BUUcs Night at the Ballpark 2021

The biggest UUs of Greater Pittsburgh social event of the year returns in 2021! Your Pirates will battle the Diamondbacks at PNC Park on Tuesday August 24. $20 gets you a game ticket and a $5 concession credit. There will be a pregame gathering in PNC's Left Field Lounge at 6:00 PM. First pitch 7:05 PM. Please RSVP and get your tickets asap! Ticket deadline is July 29. Contact host David Miles ...

Virtual General Assembly June 23-27 2021

General Assembly (GA) is the annual gathering of Unitarian Universalists, where we conduct business of our Unitarian Universalist Association, explore the theological underpinnings of our faith, and lean fully into our mission and principles. Circle 'Round for Justice - Healing - Courage is the theme for the 2021 General Assembly over June 23-27 2021. As it was last year when over 4900 people p...

People's Pride PGH 2021

The Unitarian Universalists of Greater Pittsburgh is humbled and honored to be a sponsor of People’s Pride PGH 2021, presented by SisTers PGH. SisTers PGH is a Black and Trans led non-profit organization that serves QTBIPOC (Queer Trans Black Indigenous People of Color), trans, and nonbinary people within Southwestern PA. founded and operated by Black, Pittsburgh-grown transwomxn and femmes. Th...

Workshop: 8th Principle Conversations

Proposed 8th Principle: Journeying toward spiritual wholeness by working to build a diverse multicultural Beloved Community by our actions that accountably dismantle racism and other oppressions in ourselves and our institutions.The Unitarian Universalists of Greater Pittsburgh invite you for a morning of learning and conversation around the UUA's proposed 8th Principle Saturday June 12, 2021....