Congregational News

The Tradition Continues! Place Your Holiday Poinsettia Orders by Dec. 7

Poinsettias! Order NOW!  DEADLINE: Dec. 7th, at the very latest Our annual poinsettia display in the chancel will be set up on December 15 to honor loved ones whom we list in the Holiday and Christmas Eve orders of service. Contact Elaine Hills by email or phone: or 215-206-6257, and tell her how many what color … Continued

Should we invest in repairs to the organ?

USG’s fine Rieger organ is in need of significant repairs. The organ was one of the first tracker-action organs built in Philadelphia during the revival of baroque organ designs that arose in the 1960s, and it is of historical value. However, it now is at a point where its usability is affected. Before USG invests … Continued

USG Nominating Committee – Call for Potential Board Members

The USG Board provides essential but sometimes unnoticed leadership to USG. Without it, there would be no functioning USG congregation. Serving a term on the Board is both an honor and a great way to help ensure the vitality of this congregation, now and in the future. Every year the USG Nominating Committee is tasked … Continued

Become a Chalice Lighter—Help Grow UUism

Chalice Lighters is a grant-making program of the Central East Region of the UUA (our region.) A Chalice Lighter is an individual who makes a commitment to respond to a call from the Chalice Lighter Program to support one or more new congregational projects. These calls come out three times a year. The suggested commitment … Continued