Welcome to the Unitarian Congregation of West Chester.
During the COVID-19 pandemic, we are holding services on YouTube Live. Newcomers and visitors are welcome to join us, and anyone with a Google Account can join in the chat which runs concurrently with the live stream. Information on how to join our Zoom social hour will be posted at the end of each service.
Applying UU Principles in the Pursuit of Public Benefit Pharmaceuticals
Today’s biopharmaceutical companies have a primary duty baked into their corporate charter to maximize profits over all other duties, responsibilities, and objectives. While profits are necessary for a sustainable business, when they are the primary driver, every decision made is in service to them. Therefore, … read more.
The Beauty of Now
Rev. Dan Schatz.
There is hidden beauty in every moment, even the difficult ones. We need that beauty, especially when the times are hard.
Blue Holiday Vesper Service (Zoom)
Rev. Dan Schatz and Cassie Lengel.
The holiday season is often one of enforced good cheer, but many of us struggle in this season, even in the best of times. A “Blue Christmas” or “Blue Holiday” service is a chance for us to come together and … read more.
Hanukkah: The Sacred Festival of Lights
Brett Goldman, Ed Cohle, and Larry Lesser.
Hanukkah is a time to rededicate ourselves to the miracle of light in a season of darkness and the miracle of trust in a time of anxiety. (Amanda Udis-Kessler, uua.org) The Hanukkah message of courage in adversity and overcoming … read more.
A Solstice Carol
Rev. Dan Schatz, Cassie Lengel, and UCWC Musicians
On this special Sunday, we’ll celebrate the coming of the dark and the return of the light with a seasonal service featuring songs, readings, and story. Older children are invited to join their parents for this special service.
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All Ages Christmas Eve Service: A Christmas Radio Play
Rev. Dan Schatz, Cassie Lengel, and UCWC Families.
Join our families on YouTube live for a very special Christmas Eve video broadcast for all ages, with carols, the Christmas Story, and a cast of many from our congregation. If you are interested in being part of … read more.
Candlelight Christmas Eve Service
Our candlelight Christmas Eve service will be a very special one this year, with contributions from The Spirit Singers and many other musicians, a reflection from Rev. Dan Schatz, and “Silent Night.” We invite you to light a candle in your own home as we … read more.
Letting Go and Moving On: 2020 to 2021
Kathy Beatty and Cheryl Pittenger.
Together we can still keep our year-end tradition of endings and beginnings. While we can’t congregate at the burning bowl and create a constellation of candles of hope, we can separately and together let go of negativity and sorrow that weigh … read more.