Author Archives: Megan Britton

Blessing of the Backpacks

As a new school year begins, The Unitarian Society (TUS) invites community members to join in a “Blessing of the Backpacks” to kick off the school year. The special service will be held at TUS on August 30 at 5:15 at 176 Tices Lane, East Brunswick. A pizza dinner will follow. Students, parents, and anyone … Continued

School Supply Collection

Help a child start the school year off right! Throughout August, The Unitarian Society (TUS) is teaming up with the New Brunswick Hub Teen Center to gather school supplies and new or gently-used backpacks that will be given to local students in need. Supplies may be dropped off at TUS, 176 Tices Lane, East Brunswick … Continued

Minister’s Musings – July 2017

Report from General Assembly July 2017 I am writing this as I sit in the Louis B. Armstrong airport on my way home to New Jersey after a week of meetings with Unitarian Universalists.  The first two days were with over five hundred UU ministers and the other five days was with FOUR THOUSAND (!!!) … Continued

Minister’s Musings – June 2017

Back in the mid-1990s, when I attended my first UU congregation, my ex-partner and I arrived in mid-June.  It wasn’t a sure thing that we would find our spiritual home, but within just a few minutes, definitely by the end of the service, we knew we had.  Then, to our utter surprise, we heard the … Continued

An Uncomfortable Journey Together

May 14, 2017, 10:30 am In response to the call for UU congregations to take part in the #WhiteSupremacyTeachIn, we’ll be exploring together what it means to center white-ness and what we all (whether as person of color or white person) can do about it.  While we confront the racism in our midst, can we … Continued

Flower Festival

May 21, 2017, 10:30 am First introduced in Czechoslovakia in 1923, this Unitarian Universalist ritual was originally envisioned as one of “togetherness and hope,” and it still is – perhaps this year more than any other. Please bring one (or two) flowers – from your yard, from a florist (long stem are best, but not required) … Continued

Pasta Dinner on Saturday, February 4, 5:30pm to support Affirmation Youth

Spaghetti Dinner Saturday, February 4 5:30 – 7:30 pm ***Come Support Our Affirmation Youth*** The Affirmation class will be holding a Spaghetti Dinner Fundraiser on Saturday, February 4th from 5:30 to 7:30. Admission is $10 for adults, $5 for children ages 5-12, or $25 for a family. Donations will also be accepted. We invite you to support … Continued