Hymn Sing – November 20th

First UU will hold a Hymn Sing Concert on Friday, Nov. 20 at 7:00 pm.

Broadcast live over Zoom, the music staff will perform hymns with lyrics posted so that you can sing along at home.

In order to make this event great, we are asking for … read more.

Sunday Service – Sept. 13, 2020

Welcome to First Unitarian Universalist Church of Columbus’ Sunday service online.

This morning we celebrate our annual ingathering and Water Communion.

Gather round one and all as we join together to pour water into a common bowl – virtually – as we sing, listen, care, and share. … read more.

Annual Meeting Countdown – 4 Days to Go!

Permaculture Garden Vegetables

This week as part of our countdown to the Annual Congregational Meeting I’ve asked Board member Larry Drake to introduce himself in the following video and talk about how the church fits into his and Heidi’s lives.  And as a tie-in … read more.

First UU at Home Header


During this time, we remember that we are more more than a building.  Our church, First UU of Columbus is a vibrant community that seeks connection.  Please join us online as we grow in connection and share our experiences and stories.  Through Sunday services online … read more.

First UU and COVID-19


Dear First UU Community,

While we have had few indications of widespread transmission of the new coronavirus (2019-nCoV) here in Central Ohio, we want to care for our congregation in all respects, including the physical well-being of our community.

The uncertainty of this outbreak is creating anxiety … read more.

Senior Gathering Postponed

A decision has been made to err on the side of caution and cancel  the Senior Gathering scheduled for this Thursday, March 12.  With the uncertainty right now, the CDC is advising seniors to limit their exposure.  Hopefully things will have settled down by our next scheduled … read more.

Latest Announcements 03/06/20

REMINDER: This Sunday, Daylight Savings time begins! Spring ahead! If  you don’t change your clocks, you’ll be late for church!

TONIGHT: March 6, First Friday Dinner, 6pm, Beach Hall. Leave the cooking to us! Join us for a pasta dinner in Beach Hall, followed by a discussion about the … read more.

First Friday Dinner – March 6th

3/6 – First Friday – Leave the Cooking to Us!
Join us for a pasta dinner in Beach Hall, followed by a discussion about the book and movie Just Mercy. Anyone who has read or watched Just Mercy is invited to come to … read more.

Tuesday Talk


Masterpieces from Sunday’s Creative Expressions Middle Hour.
You can join the fun this Sunday too!
All ages welcome.

Tuesday Talk

Early in my ministerial career, I wrote a newsletter article titled “Three Funerals and a Fire”. It was a strange set of circumstances that lead to a … read more.