Our minister Rev. Art McDonald

Join us for Worship, Friendship and Social Action!

Services at 10 a.m. all year long!

Religious Education:

Children grades K through 5
Junior Youth Group grades 6-7

Youth Group grades 8-12

Toddler Care at 10:15 a.m.

 Quiet room for parents with babies

Important Dates at UU Essex in November and December

Tues. Nov. 4  



Thurs. Nov. 20    

Band Practice

7 pm

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ECCO canvass

all day

Fri.  Nov.  21    

Holiday Fair drop-off

10 am -5 pm

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7 pm

Sat.  Nov. 22    

Holiday Fair

9 am - 2 pm

Wed.  Nov. 5 

House of Peace, potluck

6 pm

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Spiritual Parenting

4:30 pm

Thurs. Nov. 6   

Adult Rel. Ed.

7 pm

Wed. Nov. 26    

Church Energy Assess

10 am - 2 pm

Sun.  Nov. 9    

Choir Practice

9 am

Sun.  Nov. 30    

Left-over Sunday

10 am

Tues.  Nov. 11  


7 pm










Tues. Dec. 2

ECCO Annual Meeting


Thurs. Dec. 11    



Sat.   Dec. 6  

Coffee House


Wed. Dec. 24    

Christmas Eve

5 pm



For anyone interested in helping out with this great program, the next three Volunteer Trainings will be:

  • Sunday, Nov. 2, 12:30 pm, First Church in Salem, Unitarian, 316 Essex Street, Salem

  • Tuesday, Nov.4, 6 pm, First Church Wenham, One Arbor Drive, Wenham

  • Sunday, Nov. 9, 6 pm, Community Covenant Church, 33 Lake Street, Peabody

Please be sure to bring a valid driver's license or ID to the training session. For more information about this volunteer opportunity, speak to or e-mail:  Lynne Holton: lw.holton@verizon.net or Sylvia Howe: sylhowe42@gmail.com

November 22,  9am to 2pm

·         White Elephant – everything from dishes and cookware, carpentry tools, and small furniture

·         Crafts –Handmade jewelry, pottery, paintings, photography, knitted items, quilts, and other crafts by our talented members

·         Food Concession – Homemade muffins, quiche, hot dogs, clam chowder, and homemade soup

·         Baked Goods - pies, cakes, and cookies

·         Kids’ Table – Toys, games, and puzzles

·         Books

·         50/50 raffle

December 6, 2014  Àine Minogue
As traditional Irish music and dance continue to enjoy phenomenal success both here and in Ireland, Áine Minogue is an artist who has long explored its themes and who captures its very essence. Her voice reflects the lyricism and richness to be found in Irish music, mythology and poetry with a voice undeniably her own and a diverse group of instruments that add to the traditional flavor of her work.

$15     Reserved seating.
We cook at the Open Door Food Pantry  on Thursday, Dec. 11
Contact Cindy Westman if you would like to get involved.
UU Essex volunteers serving food at Open Door

PFLAG~ Parents and Friends of Lesbians and Gays
A support program for families of gay, lesbian transgender and bisexual people meets every first Tuesday of the month.
The First Universalist Church of Essex Newsletter
Find out more about our daily news and events.  Newsletters are available every month on the website or we will send you one via email.  

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59 Main Street
Essex MA 01929