An Urban Center in Detroit for Spiritual Renewal and Social Justice

Liberate Truth - Radiate Kindness - Love Courageously

Flaming Chalice

First Unitarian Universalist Church of Detroit
4605 Cass Avenue, Detroit, MI 48201
Proud member of the Cass Corridor Commons

Online Worship Information
Link for Live Worship Services (11am Sunday on Zoom)
  Phone access via Zoom: 312-626-6799, Meeting ID: 949 9483 0471, Participant ID: none (just hit #)
March 26 Program & Recording

May 4, 2022: Sunday worship services are hybrid - in-person and Zoom.
October 8, 2022: Letter to the Congregation from Rev Julie Brock

Current Events
✓ March 5, 2023 11:00AM: What is Next for UUism?
✓ March 9, 2023 6:00PM: Worship Committee
✓ March 11, 2023 10:00AM: Choir Rehearsal
✓ March 12, 2023 11:00AM: Detroit will Breathe
✓ March 16, 2023 6:00PM: Board Meeting
✓ March 18, 2023 10:00AM: Choir Rehearsal
✓ March 19, 2023 11:00AM: What's Next for UUism Part II
✓ March 22, 2023 5:30PM: Membership Committee
✓ March 23, 2023 7:00PM: Vespers Poetry
✓ March 26, 2023 11:00AM: The Little Things
March 29, 2023 7:00PM: Committee Chair Check-in
April 1, 2023 10:00AM: Choir Rehearsal
April 2, 2023 11:00AM: The Meaning of Stewardship In-Person & Online
April 2, 2023 12:30PM: Canvass Kick-Off Potluck

About UU Detroit

Tradition, History and Values
Professional Staff & Elected Officers
Parking and Directions to Church
Contact Information
A Welcoming Congregation
Black Lives Matter


Schedule & Archives
Service Audio
Worship Committee
A Fond Farewell from Rev Murray

Congregational Life

Vespers Poetry
   Current news via email
Social Justice
Membership Path
Membership Committee Mission Statement
Mogul Missives
Congregational Survey
James Robinson Memorial
Al Acker Memorial Service
Roger Zeigler Memorial Service


Contact the Minister
Board Members & Committee Chairs
2021 Congregational Meeting
2021 Annual Report
2020 Annual Report
Policies & Procedures

Recorded Events

Jeff Gibbs & Michael Moore
Hold Close Those You Love
The Seasons
Long Journey to Justice
Holiday Poems
Ordinary Gratitude
Caveats from Life
The Word Made Flesh
On Every Path
A Temple for Tomorrow
Let the Forgiven, Forgive
Learning to Feel
Calendar of Church Events


Meditation on Breathing
Amid the Falling Snow
A Quad of Todd
Don't Worry, Be Happy
Chimes & Candles
Spirit of Life
Change Gonna Come
Go Down Moses (organ)
Inside the Organ Videos

Giving / Finance

Share the Plate
2020-2021 Budget
Proposed 2021-2022 Budget

Members Only

Member Directory (login required)

Sunday services begin at 11:00 AM

April 2, 2023
Reverend Julie Brock
Resistance: The Meaning of Stewardship

What does it mean to be stewards of a place? As stewards of the church, what are we stewarding: a people? a space? an organization? Let's think about what it means to steward 1st UU and what we hope to see in the future.

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