Author Archives: Richard Phelan

TUS is Hiring – Director of Religious Education

Director of Religious Education (DRE) – Part Time – 20 hours/week A job with joy! Work with meaning! A friendly community to support you! The Unitarian Society (TUS) – a Unitarian Universalist Congregation — in East Brunswick, NJ seeks a part-time (20 hours) Director of Religious Education (DRE) to nurture a strong religious education program … Continued

Love is Love Sign Dedication

The Unitarian Society dedicated it’s new temporary “Love is Love” sign along Ryders Lane on June 3rd immediately after service. This sign will be in place at various times throughout the year.  

Tears

At our Sunday service on December 31, 2017, we used ritual to move us through the old year and into the new one.  This video show our “weeping well” into which folks were invited to place a glass stone that represented pain in their life or in the world (or both), knowing that to move … Continued

TUS Newsletter Now Available on our Website

The Unitarian Society’s monthly newsletter, which includes our calendar of events, is now available on our website. You can see the latest newsletter and prior newsletters by clicking on the Newsletter Link in the menu at the top of the page.

Check out the TUS YouTube Channel!

TUS now has a YouTube Channel! We’ll be posting videos of sermons and other events here. Visit the TUS YouTube Channel at this link or click on the YouTube Channel in the main menu.

Dedication of Gratitude Garden

In September, 2017, we dedicated our Gratitude Garden on the grounds of the congregation. This interactive installation provides a place where people from the community can share thankfulness publicly, yet anonymously — a powerful gift for the givers, the receivers and our world. The Garden is dedicated in memory of long-time TUS member, Mildred Romero. Visit … Continued

Sermon Archive

Beginning with the April 30, 2017 service, we are now using our new video equipment to record the sermons. These recordings are much higher in quality for both audio and video. These recordings will be uploaded to YouTube and the links to these videos will replace the separate audio and Facebook video in the sermon … Continued

The Installation of Reverend Karen G. Johnston

We are excited to announce the installation of our settled minister Reverend Karen G. Johnston. The installation ceremony will take place on Sunday, April 30, 2017. For more information and to RSVP, please visit our the installation website at this link: http://revkarensinstallationattus.weebly.com/

Concluding Sunday, January 22 – Race: the Power of an Illusion

This Sunday after service, we will conclude a three-part film series followed by thought-provoking discussions where beliefs about race, privilege, and justice are examined. Episode 3: The House We Live In Sunday January 22; 12:15 – 2:15 PM https://www.facebook.com/events/576272859244097 We will meet in the sanctuary. Refreshments provided. “Race is not based on biology, but race is … Continued

Continuing Sunday Evening, January 15 – Race: The Power of an Illusion Film Series

This Sunday evening, we will continue a three-part film series followed by thought-provoking discussions where beliefs about race, privilege, and justice are examined. Episode 2: The Story We Tell Sunday January 15;  7:00 – 9:00 PM https://www.facebook.com/events/1472925356059267 Episode 3: The House We Live In Sunday January 22; 12:15 – 2:15 PM https://www.facebook.com/events/576272859244097 We will meet in … Continued