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World AIDS Day Service

This year’s World AIDS Day Service will be held on Saturday, December 1st at 7 p.m. at First Unitarian, 3114 Harney Street. This service is an opportunity for people who care about people with HIV/AIDS to lament, to witness and to gain energy for the struggle. We will sing, listen, light candles and pray!

Bring Bread for the November 18th Service

Dear Friends, This year, as we have for several years, I am asking everyone to bring a type of bread that represents your family or ethnic or cultural tradition to worship on November 18th. We will be having a bread communion during the service. You do not need to bring a whole loaf – just … Continued

This Year’s Giving Tree Recipients

It has once again been an excruciating year for refugees in our community and beyond. As such, our Religious Education Program will partner with Omaha’s own Refugee Empowerment Center located at 36th and Dodge for this year’s Giving Tree Project. We will gather gifts and resources for this non-profit and help them distribute the items … Continued

Memorial Service for Dodie Robison

As you have may have heard by now, Dodie Robison passed away on Saturday, Nov. 3rd, after battling an illness. A memorial service for Dodie will take place November 21st at 5:30 p.m. Dodie was a smart, feisty, caring and generous person and member of this congregation. She was funny, kind, and had small tolerance … Continued

NUU WAY Kickoff Celebration this Sunday

It promises to be an exciting (and brief) event! This Sunday, Nov 11th – Noon (food will be served shortly after our Sunday Service) All are welcome!  We want to celebrate YOU!! There will be awesome food, fellowship and fun as we celebrate our progress made so far and lay out our next step in … Continued

November Share the Plate: No More Deaths

Every week Second Unitarian donates one half of our offering to a local non-profit organization. This month’s Share the Plate recipient is No More Deaths/No Más Muertes, a ministry of the UU Church of Tucson, AZ. NMD/NMM is an all-volunteer organization that provides humanitarian aid to migrants in the southern deserts of Arizona: water, food, … Continued

Notice of Congregational Meeting – Nov. 4 at Noon

All members in good standing of the Second Unitarian Church of Omaha are requested to attend a special Congregational Meeting on Sunday, November 4 at 12 noon. The purpose of this meeting will be to consider the following two questions. To approve holding a Capital Campaign to fund the construction of two fully accessible and … Continued

No Choir Practice Oct. 31

Choir practice is canceled for Wednesday, Oct. 31. Practice will resume on Nov. 7. Choir rehearsals are on Wednesdays at 7 p.m. in the sanctuary. All are welcome and no previous singing experience is necessary. If you love to sing, please join us!

2U Food Brigade Feeds Habitat for Humanity Workers

Second Unitarian provided food and beverages on Oct. 13 to the hungry workers at the Faithful Builders Habitat work site at 13956 Hickory Circle. Thanks to 2U’s Food Brigade (JoAnne Draper, Cheri Cody, Ruth Corwin, Carol Johnson, and Vicki Pratt) no one went hungry! The “walking” tacos were a big hit. Thanks also to the … Continued