The First Unitarian Congregational Society in Brooklyn is a joyful, caring, religious community that inspires and empowers people to Grow spiritually, Care for one another, and Work for social justice and stewardship of the earth 

Worship services take place in the Sanctuary at 11AM on Sundays and are followed by refreshments and fellowship.

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December 16th, Annual Winter Pageant, Starring the Children of Our Sunday School followed by a winter holiday celebration with a special guest.  Come out and support our children and learn what the holidays are all about.

Winter Holiday Worship Schedule

Friday, December 21st, 6:30PM - Yule Service: Bringing Back the Light, Karen Madrone, Intern Minister leading (McKinney Chapel)
Sunday, December 23rd, 11:00AM – Lessons and Carols, Rev. Ana Levy-Lyons will lead worship (Sanctuary)
Monday, December 24th, 4:00PM – Family Christmas Eve Worship Service (McKinney Chapel)
Monday, December 24th 5:00PM – Candlelight Service (Sanctuary)
Sunday, December 30th, 4:00PM – Holiday Vespers, Karen Madrone, Intern Minister, preaching "Living in the In-Between", followed by hot chocolate & holiday treats (Sanctuary) 
Note: There is no 11:00AM service on December 30th

Winter 2018-2019 Worship Calendar

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Christmas Eve Candlelight Service – 5:00PM in the Sanctuary. Family Service – 4:00PM in the Chapel

2018 December 7
by DoMC
The First Unitarian Congregational Society in Brooklyn Announces Plans for its Annual 5:00PM Christmas Eve Candlelight Service ______________________________________________  Family Service at 4:00PM The First Unitarian Congregational Society in Brooklyn will continue its decades long tradition of hosting a music-filled 5 o’clock Christmas Eve candlelight service. The service is a beloved part of the congregation’s liturgical |...|

Bridge Over Troubled Water & The Spiral Journey: A Sermon in Two Parts by Julie Lam and Ana Levy-Lyons

2018 November 25
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by First U Bklyn

41st Annual UniFair – December 1, 2018

2018 November 24
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by DoMC
Great bargains and yummy baked goods will be sold at First Unitarian’s 41st Annual UniFair to be held on Saturday, December 1, 2018 from 10AM-4PM.  The fair, which has raised over $400,000 in support of First Unitarian’s mission and purpose offers clothing, crafts, jewelry, decorated wreaths, a delicious vegan lunch, and caroling throughout the day.  |...|

Sermon: Technology & Religion: God As Consumer

2018 November 11
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by Rev Ana Levy-Lyons
The Gazelle Project. This is what Amazon called a new initiative to work out contracts with small publishers. The Gazelle Project. This name was coined after Jeff Bezos instructed his team to approach these small publishers “the way a cheetah would pursue a sickly gazelle.”   Amazon’s approach to large publishers was not much |...|

Sermon: “Sanctuary” by Rev. Audette Fulbright

2018 November 4
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by First U Bklyn

Sermon: Love in the Time of Hate by Kevin Powell

2018 October 30
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by DoMC
   

Stock Options In Dignity

2018 October 21
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by First U Bklyn

Sermon: Technology & Religion: God As Virtuality

2018 October 14
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by Rev Ana Levy-Lyons
“Open your eyes. You are a fisherman in the Pacific, a weaver in the Philippines, and a journalist on the front lines. You act with kindness; you fight with courage. You swim the depths of the oceans; you float the heights of the skies. You walk on top of the world and you are |...|

Sermon: Satyagraha

2018 October 7
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by Rev Ana Levy-Lyons
When Christine Blasey Ford stood before the senate judiciary committee and swore to tell “the truth, the whole truth, and nothing but the truth” you could have heard a pin drop across this entire nation. People huddled together around laptops in offices and around TV screens in the suburbs. People stopped on the sidewalks |...|

Sermon: The Family Photo: Exposed by Meagan Henry

2018 September 30
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by First U Bklyn
What image comes to your mind when you hear the phrase, “family photo?” Imagine your family photo. Who is in the photo? How many people are there? Are animals included in your family photo? Is everyone wearing matching outfits? Where is the photo taken and what is the backdrop?   I recently read about |...|