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October Share the Plate: Black Men United of Omaha

Every week Second Unitarian donates one half of our offering to a local non-profit organization. This month we will “share the plate” with Black Men United of Omaha. Black Men United is a grassroots organization that does advocacy (protects) and economic development (builds) work that focuses on black men of all ages in the Omaha … Continued

Positive Survey Results for NUU Way Capital Campaign

We offer a huge thank you to everyone who participated in the planning survey for the NUU Way Capital Campaign. The Campaign is to fund the construction of two gender-inclusive, fully-accessible bathrooms on the sanctuary level and to rebuild our parking lot, with construction to be completed next summer (2019). Based on the information gathered, … Continued

Thank You All for Helping at Church Cleanup Day

We enjoyed a gray but dry Saturday morning at the fall cleanup. The “inside crew” attended to windows, cob webs, the refrigerator, spot cleaning chairs and carpets, fixing the coffee hour drawer, and cleaning and reversing the fans and basement vents for winter. Outside there was some of the usual fall raking, trimming & gardening, … Continued

2U Book Sale Rescheduled Due to Rain – Oct. 21

The book sale has been rescheduled for October 21st. Please consider helping to set up tables and to arrange books for display from 8:30 a.m. to 9:30 a.m. and to take down from about noon to 1 p.m.

Habitat for Humanity Faithful Builders Making Great Progress

The Faithful Builders Coalition is making great progress building this new Habitat for Humanity home in west Omaha! And our 2U volunteers have been a big part of the action.   The roof is done complete with ridge vents, and the windows are installed. On Saturday, September 1st the siding was completed. So now the … Continued

September Share the Plate: Raid Relief sponsored by Multicultural Coalition of Grand Island

One half of our September offering will be donated to the Raid Relief fund, sponsored by the Multicultural Coalition of Grand Island. Along with the Multicultural Coalition, the ACLU of Nebraska, Center for Rural Affairs, Centro Hispano Comunitario de Nebraska, Heartland Workers Center, Immigrant Legal Center, and Nebraska Appleseed have come together in response to the Immigration … Continued

Second Unitarian lunch

This coming Sunday, September 30th, as sponsored by the Membership Committee, please join others from Second Unitarian for lunch after the service! We will depart the church at 11:45 a.m. for McAllister’s Deli at 12405 West Center Road. They have a large menu of sandwiches, salads and soups that everyone can purchase. Even if you would … Continued

2U Book Sale coming up Do you have books to donate?

The annual book sale is rapidly approaching! Do you want a good excuse to get rid of your old books you have read and browse for new ones? Cooler weather right around the corner! You can leave books in the entryway of the church underneath the coat racks and can start browsing ahead of time! … Continued

Choir Rehearsals Resume September 5th

Choir rehearsals will resume on Wednesdays at 7 p.m. in the sanctuary, beginning September 5th. All are welcome and no previous singing experience is necessary. If you love to sing, please join us!

Register for Religious Education for the 2018-19 Season

Welcome to a brand new season of Religious Education at Second Unitarian Church of Omaha. It will be an exciting year of learning and growth. My name is Jillian Post, you will learn a lot more about me in the coming weeks, but I wanted to give you a chance to register your children and … Continued