Next Service:

Comforting Those Who Mourn

Excela Health Bereavement Counselor Maureen Ceidro will discuss her work in helping people come to terms with the death of a loved one. She is a popular speaker at our sister congregation in Ligonier, having presented there five times; join us to hear what she’s got to say!

Recent News

  • UUPittsburgh Upcoming Events

    There are two very special interactive learning opportunities being presented in the weeks ahead:
    — on Saturday March 3 Rev Renee Ruchotzke will lead a two part workshop on interpersonal dynamics and congregational involvement as well as a session on leadership development. This event will run from 9 am to 4:30 pm at the UU ...

  • Join the Democracy Movement

    First UU Church, in Shadyside, will be hosting a forum featuring speakers to discuss opportunities for organizing in your community.  For more information, click here

  • Service Projects – Children’s RE

    This year the children in RE will be doing a series of service projects.  We are asking for your support in these endeavors. For more information, see the Elementary school page

Upcoming Events

  • ESUUC Day Time Book Club

    Meets the 1st Tuesday of the month at 1 pm at Panera, Penn Center Monroeville.

  • “Spirit of Life” Adult RE

    Marianne J and Kathy R will facilitate the “Spirit of Life” curriculum from UUA for the church year 2017-2018.  The 9 workshops offer participants space, time, and community to explore their UU spirituality. Sessions on 1st and 3rd Sundays at 12. For more information, see Adult Programs

  • Circle of the Earth – Ostara

    Meditate upon the ever-moving Wheel of the Year, and celebrate the change of seasons. This year’s ritual will be held on Saturday, March 24 at 7PM. For more information, see the newsletter

  • Green Committee – Garden Workshop

    On Sunday February 25 after church, the green committee will be holding the first of a two-part workshop on planning for your summer garden. For more information, click here

  • Green Committee – Movie

    On Saturday April 14 at 6PM the Green Committee will be sponsoring a viewing of “An Inconvenient Sequel, Truth to Power”, with a discussion following the movie. For more information, click here


I joined ESUUC because I wanted my kids to have a religious experience that gave them the freedom to create their own faith. I wasn’t even looking for anything for myself, but I found interesting services, thoughtful discussion, fulfilling volunteer opportunities, and some really terrific friends!

Tabitha H. R.

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