School Supplies Drive: Mission Complete!

Thank you to everyone who participated in the school supplies drive! We filled 23 book bags with needed school supplies, plus three additional bags of miscellaneous supplies. All supplies were delivered to the East Side Charter School which is Pre-Kindergarten through 8th grade.

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Annual School Supplies Drive Begins

Share Our Supplies! We collect backpacks and basic school supplies for children in our area without access to these items. Buy a backpack for $10, fill it with the listed supplies and return by Sunday, August 14.  Or you may bring in any of the supplies you can. We are...

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UUA President: Violence Against Black Community Needs to End

The Rev. Peter Morales, president of the Unitarian Universalist Association (UUA), issued this statement following the most recent racist violence against the Black community: “This past Tuesday, July 6th, Alton Sterling was murdered by police in Baton Rouge, Louisiana. The following day, Philando Castile was murdered by police near Minneapolis,...

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UUA President Applauds SCOTUS Decision on Reproductive Justice

The Rev. Peter Morales, president of the Unitarian Universalist Association (UUA), issued this statement applauding today’s U.S. Supreme Court decision in Whole Woman’s Health v. Hellerstedt: “With today’s 5 to 3 decision in Whole Woman’s Health v. Hellerstedt, the U.S. Supreme Court has again recognized the profound importance of access...

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Blessing of Sharing at Mill Creek

“We enter in celebration, to learn, to share, to grow together…” We recite these words at the start of every worship service here at Mill Creek.  It is more than just recitation, it is what draws us to this community — to celebrate life, to learn better how to act on our...

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Circle of Hands Walk for Peace

Members and friends of UUSMC have been invited to participate in the Circle of Hands 2016 5k Walk for Peace on Saturday, May 21, 10:30 am. We will gather at the lower parking lot of the DelCastle Recreational Area, Wilmington, DE 19808 (use McKennan’s Church Road Entrance). This event is...

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Book Drive For Nemours duPont Pediatrics

Mill Creek’s Religious Exploration is collaborating with the Social Justice Committee on an ongoing book drive to benefit Nemours duPont Pediatrics, Jessup Street in Wilmington. Nemours Jessup Street provides premier primary care services in a comfortable, family-centered environment, serving a disadvantaged population. Please place new or gently used children’s books...

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Share Our Plate: May and June 2016

For the months of May and June we will be donating half of our undesignated plate offerings to the Latin American Community Center. This agency, in the Hilltop section of Wilmington since 1969, empowers the Latino community through education, advocacy, partnerships and exceptional services. Photo courtesy of the Latin American...

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Join Us on Sunday, May 1 at 10:30 am

This Sunday, Mill Creek member Jack Guerin offers a social justice message “Sailors and Jailors” seeking inspiration from the slave trade abolitionists to address current racial justice issues. Our music will be performed by Brassic World: Return of the Brass. The members, all University of Delaware students, are: Matthew Hubner,...

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A Special Thank You from Family Promise

Dear Pillow Providers, Thank you for the pillows for our families. Imagine a family moving in and not sure what to expect. One of the first things they experience is a good meal, welcoming hospitality and a new pillow to rest their head. You are so terrific in the way...

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UUA is Latest Religious Group to Renew Ties with Boy Scouts

From a UUA News Alert: “Today the Unitarian Universalist Association (UUA) and the Boy Scouts of America (BSA) signed a historic Memorandum of Understanding designed to provide guidance to Unitarian Universalist congregations who wish to charter scouting units. The Boston-based UUA is the latest religious group to renew its relationship...

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