Post Card Project
On August 21st, from 7-8 PM, Laura Giusti from the RE committee and Nans Rieser from UU the Vote, will host a Zoom Postcard Writing Party. We encourage our youth and others to help write postcards to promote fair voting and encourage … read more.
Post Card Project
Our July and August Share the Plate recipient is Nationalbailout.org
The National Bail Out collective is a Black-led and Black-centered collective of abolitionist organizers, lawyers, and activists building a community-based movement to support folks and end systems of pretrial detention and ultimately mass incarceration. They … read more.
Monday, June 22, 2020
Dear Westminster members and friends,
I am writing to you as I am about to become president of our congregation. I will do my very best to fulfill this role, always taking into account Westminster’s mission of Welcome, Connect and Serve.
First, I want … read more.
UU the Vote at General Assembly (GA)
UU the Vote now has a national partner, Reclaim Our Vote. Their joint goal is to call 100,000 voters during GA. To reach that goal, they’re asking each person to commit to just 2 hours of phone banking. Training … read more.
UU the Vote is a non-partisan faith initiative to engage our neighbors, educate our communities, mobilize voters, and rally around key ballot initiatives. One of the organizations they suggest partnering with is Vote Forward, an initiative focused on registering voters from under-represented demographics and mobilizing Democratic-registered voters, … read more.
Please join us a fun evening of letter/postcard writing with the goal of getting folks out to the polls in November. Let’s make this family-friendly event fun by creating a poster, rap, poem, etc. to share with other participants. Please email … read more.
As our governor eases restrictions, news outlets are wondering how churches will respond. Check out this clip featuring our own Westminster Unitarian Church!
On Friday, March 27, 2020, the Secretary of the Interior notified the Mashpee Wampanoag Tribe that he ordered the disestablishment of the Tribe’s reservation, an act that would take Mashpee’s homelands. This surprise action is a devastating blow to not only the Mashpee Wampanoag Tribe … read more.
We’re Almost There…
Last January, when we passed our Anti-Racism Resolution, it included the prospect of hanging a Black Lives Matter banner/flag on the property. We invited one of Westminster’s resident artists, Bo Pickard, to design a banner or flag that would highlight … read more.