What was once Adult Religious Education, is now Adult Faith Development!  We have a full lineup of program offerings this year, for adults at every age and stage in life - everything from the practical, to the intellectual, to the spiritual.  See below for more information on what is happening this season.  Check back for updates as the seasons change.

Need childcare to attend one of our events?  Don't fret, unless otherwise noted below, childcare can be made available when requested via the registration form by 2 or more families.

Have additional questions?  Feel free to contact our Direct of Lifespan Faith Development, Meredith Plummer, via This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it..


Spring Programming


Harvest the Power
Are you a congregational lay-leader?  Are you interested in becoming a congregational lay-leader?  Then this leadership development program is for you!  Harvest the Power will explore questions such as “Who are we?” “What ends do we serve?” and “What way will we lead?” virtually, over five weeks, staring Tuesday, April 21 at 7:00 PM.  But, you can't register for it like any other program, email This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. by the end of the day on Friday, April 17 to let her know you are interested.

Harvest the Power April

"Out of My Mind" Virtual, Multigenerational Book Discussion
"Out of My Mind" Virtual, Multigenerational Book Discussion will take place Saturday, April 25 from 3:00 PM to 4:00 PM.  With themes of social isolation,collective welfare, and adaptive technology, this junior chapter book by Shannon Draper is the perfect multigenerational read for these unprecedented times.  Families with children as young as 8 can follow along with one another, while adults without children will find this book a quick read.  The book can be found on Amazon, Audible, an on the Overdrive app in paperback, ebook, and audiobook formats.  You can even find a recording on YouTube!  Register by Wednesday, April 22 and a Zoom link will be sent to you the day before the discussion.

Out of My Mind Book Discussion

Year Long Programming


Sharing Circles

These discussion groups, which meet once a month at a standing time and location, align programming across ministries (e.g. Worship and Adult Faith Development), deepen connections among participants, and invite spiritual growth.  This year's monthly themes are our six sources.  Unfortunately, registration for Sharing Circles has closed.


Adulting Classes
These classes, offered once a month, on a three month rotation, will help teens, adults, and seniors, respectively, address the practical problems in their lives.  Here are winter's offerings (click on the fliers to register)...


UU Family Rituals COVID

Examining X

Once a month, seniors, adults and teens are invited to examine and explore a topic important to First Church, Cincinnati, or the World with our Examining “X” series.  Here is March's offering (click on the fliers to register)...

Examining Healing the Earth CANCELLED

Upcoming Events
IHN
Apr 06 2020
12:00AM
Adult Faith Development
Apr 06 2020
04:00PM - 05:30PM
IHN
Apr 06 2020
04:00PM - 09:00PM
Building and Grounds Committee
Apr 06 2020
06:30PM - 08:00PM
Board of Trustees Event
Apr 07 2020
12:00AM
IHN
Apr 07 2020
12:00AM
IHN
Apr 07 2020
06:00AM - 09:00AM
Greater Cincinnati Democrats
Apr 07 2020
11:00AM - 01:30PM
IHN
Apr 07 2020
04:00PM - 09:00PM
Finance Committee
Apr 07 2020
06:30PM - 08:00PM
Board of Trustees Event
Apr 08 2020
12:00AM
IHN
Apr 08 2020
12:00AM
IHN
Apr 08 2020
06:00AM - 09:00AM
Sharing Circle
Apr 08 2020
09:45AM - 11:15AM
IHN
Apr 08 2020
04:00PM - 09:00PM
Board of Trustees Meeting
Apr 08 2020
06:30PM - 08:30PM
First Church Ringers
Apr 08 2020
06:30PM - 07:30PM
Sharing Circle
Apr 08 2020
06:30PM - 08:00PM
Board of Trustees Event
Apr 09 2020
12:00AM
IHN
Apr 09 2020
12:00AM
IHN
Apr 09 2020
06:00AM - 09:00AM
IHN
Apr 09 2020
04:00PM - 09:00PM
Worship Committee
Apr 09 2020
06:00PM - 07:30PM
Choir Rehearsal
Apr 09 2020
07:00PM - 08:30PM
IHN
Apr 10 2020
12:00AM
IHN
Apr 10 2020
06:00AM - 09:00AM
IHN
Apr 10 2020
04:00PM - 09:00PM
Examining X - Social Class 2
Apr 10 2020
06:00PM - 10:00PM
IHN
Apr 11 2020
12:00AM
IHN
Apr 11 2020
06:00AM - 09:00AM
Blessing of the Animals
Apr 11 2020
09:00AM - 11:00AM
IHN
Apr 11 2020
04:00PM - 09:00PM
Newsletter Deadline
Apr 12 2020
12:00AM
IHN
Apr 12 2020
06:00AM - 08:00AM
IHN
Apr 12 2020
06:00AM - 09:00AM
Infant / Toddler Sunday School
Apr 12 2020
09:45AM - 11:15AM
1st - 3rd Sunday School
Apr 12 2020
10:00AM - 11:15AM
4th - 5th Sunday School
Apr 12 2020
10:00AM - 11:15AM
Jr. High Youth Group
Apr 12 2020
10:00AM - 11:00AM
PreK - K Sunday School
Apr 12 2020
10:00AM - 11:15AM
Sr. High Youth Group
Apr 12 2020
10:00AM -
First Church HUUmanists
Apr 12 2020
11:30AM - 01:00PM
Easter Brunch
Apr 12 2020
11:30AM - 02:00PM
Meditation
Apr 13 2020
11:30AM - 12:30PM
Linton Writers
Apr 14 2020
09:30AM - 11:30AM
Greater Cincinnati Democrats
Apr 14 2020
11:00AM - 01:30PM
First Church Ringers
Apr 15 2020
06:30PM - 07:30PM
Social Justice Committee
Apr 16 2020
04:00PM - 05:30PM
Committee on Ministry
Apr 16 2020
06:00PM - 07:30PM
Choir Rehearsal
Apr 16 2020
07:00PM - 08:30PM
Linton Music Rehearsal
Apr 18 2020
09:00AM - 10:00PM
Heart and Hand Art Class
Apr 18 2020
09:30AM - 12:00PM
Infant / Toddler Sunday School
Apr 19 2020
09:45AM - 11:15AM
1st - 3rd Sunday School
Apr 19 2020
10:00AM - 11:15AM
4th - 5th Sunday School
Apr 19 2020
10:00AM - 11:15AM
Jr. High Youth Group
Apr 19 2020
10:00AM - 11:00AM
PreK - K Sunday School
Apr 19 2020
10:00AM - 11:15AM
Sr. High Youth Group
Apr 19 2020
10:00AM -
Kid's Choir Rehearsal
Apr 19 2020
11:30AM - 12:15PM
Youth Music Rehearsals
Apr 19 2020
11:30AM - 12:30PM
Linton Music Concert
Apr 19 2020
11:45AM - 07:00PM
Linton Music Concert
Apr 19 2020
12:30PM - 07:00PM
Linton Music Concert
Apr 19 2020
02:00PM - 07:00PM
Meditation
Apr 20 2020
11:30AM - 12:30PM
Greater Cincinnati Democrats
Apr 21 2020
11:00AM - 01:30PM
Harvest the Power
Apr 21 2020
06:00PM - 09:00PM
First Church Ringers
Apr 22 2020
06:30PM - 07:30PM
Vespers
Apr 22 2020
07:00PM - 08:00PM
Choir Rehearsal
Apr 23 2020
07:00PM - 08:30PM
Music Sunday Dress Rehearsal
Apr 25 2020
09:00AM - 11:00AM
"Out of My Mind" Book Discussion
Apr 25 2020
03:00PM - 04:00PM
Newsletter Deadline
Apr 26 2020
12:00AM
Infant / Toddler Sunday School
Apr 26 2020
09:45AM - 11:15AM
1st - 3rd Sunday School
Apr 26 2020
10:00AM - 11:15AM
4th - 5th Sunday School
Apr 26 2020
10:00AM - 11:15AM
Jr. High Youth Group
Apr 26 2020
10:00AM - 11:00AM
PreK - K Sunday School
Apr 26 2020
10:00AM - 11:15AM
Sr. High Youth Group
Apr 26 2020
10:00AM -
Bylaws Task Force
Apr 26 2020
11:00AM - 12:00PM
Next Gen Dinner Planning Meeting
Apr 26 2020
11:00AM - 12:00PM
Meditation
Apr 27 2020
11:30AM - 12:30PM
Women Singing in Sacred Circle
Apr 27 2020
07:00PM - 09:30PM
Free Inquiry Group
Apr 27 2020
07:00PM - 09:00PM
Linton Writers
Apr 28 2020
09:30AM - 11:30AM
Greater Cincinnati Democrats
Apr 28 2020
11:00AM - 01:30PM
Harvest the Power
Apr 28 2020
06:00PM - 09:00PM
Civic Garden Center Plant Sale
Apr 29 2020
08:00AM - 05:00PM
Coffee House Rehearsal
Apr 29 2020
06:00PM - 08:30PM
First Church Ringers
Apr 29 2020
06:30PM - 07:30PM
Civic Garden Center Plant Sale
Apr 30 2020
08:00AM - 05:00PM
Harvest the Power
Apr 30 2020
06:00PM - 09:00PM
Choir Rehearsal
Apr 30 2020
07:00PM - 08:30PM
Civic Garden Center Plant Sale
May 01 2020
08:00AM - 05:00PM
LADD Drum Circle
May 01 2020
10:30AM - 12:30PM
Dinner and Coffee House
May 01 2020
04:00PM - 10:00PM
Civic Garden Center Plant Sale
May 01 2020
05:00PM - 09:00PM
Civic Garden Center Plant Sale
May 02 2020
08:00AM - 05:00PM
Church Council Meeting
May 02 2020
09:00AM - 12:00PM
Adulting Class for Elders
May 02 2020
09:00AM - 12:00PM
Infant / Toddler Sunday School
May 03 2020
09:45AM - 11:15AM
1st - 3rd Sunday School
May 03 2020
10:00AM - 11:15AM
4th - 5th Sunday School
May 03 2020
10:00AM - 11:15AM
Jr. High Youth Group
May 03 2020
10:00AM - 11:00AM
PreK - K Sunday School
May 03 2020
10:00AM - 11:15AM
Sr. High Youth Group
May 03 2020
10:00AM -
Kid's Choir Rehearsal
May 03 2020
11:30AM - 12:15PM
Secret Pals Ice Cream Social
May 03 2020
12:00PM - 01:00PM
Meditation
May 04 2020
11:30AM - 12:30PM
Adult Faith Development
May 04 2020
04:00PM - 05:30PM
Building and Grounds Committee
May 04 2020
06:30PM - 08:00PM
Greater Cincinnati Democrats
May 05 2020
11:00AM - 01:30PM
Harvest the Power
May 05 2020
06:00PM - 09:00PM
Finance Committee
May 05 2020
06:30PM - 08:00PM
Executive Committee
May 06 2020
06:30PM - 08:30PM
First Church Ringers
May 06 2020
06:30PM - 07:30PM
Board of Trustees Meeting
May 07 2020
06:30PM - 08:30PM
Choir Rehearsal
May 07 2020
07:00PM - 08:30PM
Linton Music Rehearsal
May 08 2020
09:00AM - 10:00PM
Examining X - Social Class 2
May 08 2020
06:00PM - 10:00PM
Parents' Night Out
May 08 2020
06:00PM - 10:00PM
Linton Music Rehearsal
May 09 2020
09:00AM - 10:00PM
Newsletter Deadline
May 10 2020
12:00AM
Infant / Toddler Sunday School
May 10 2020
09:45AM - 11:15AM
1st - 3rd Sunday School
May 10 2020
10:00AM - 11:15AM
4th - 5th Sunday School
May 10 2020
10:00AM - 11:15AM
Jr. High Youth Group
May 10 2020
10:00AM - 11:00AM
PreK - K Sunday School
May 10 2020
10:00AM - 11:15AM
Sr. High Youth Group
May 10 2020
10:00AM -
Linton Concert
May 10 2020
11:45AM - 07:00PM
Linton Concert
May 10 2020
12:30PM - 07:00PM
Linton Concert
May 10 2020
02:00PM - 07:00PM
Meditation
May 11 2020
11:30AM - 12:30PM
Linton Writers
May 12 2020
09:30AM - 11:30AM
Greater Cincinnati Democrats
May 12 2020
11:00AM - 01:30PM
Harvest the Power
May 12 2020
06:00PM - 09:00PM
Sharing Circle
May 13 2020
09:45AM - 11:15AM
Opening Hearts Steering Committee
May 13 2020
04:00PM - 05:30PM
First Church Ringers
May 13 2020
06:30PM - 07:30PM
Sharing Circle
May 13 2020
06:30PM - 08:00PM
Worship Committee
May 14 2020
06:00PM - 07:30PM
Choir Rehearsal
May 14 2020
07:00PM - 08:30PM
Carter Movie - tentative
May 15 2020
05:00PM - 07:00PM
Women's Silent Retreat
May 16 2020
08:00AM - 11:55PM
Women's Silent Retreat
May 17 2020
12:00AM
Infant / Toddler Sunday School
May 17 2020
09:45AM - 11:15AM
1st - 3rd Sunday School
May 17 2020
10:00AM - 11:15AM
4th - 5th Sunday School
May 17 2020
10:00AM - 11:15AM
Jr. High Youth Group
May 17 2020
10:00AM - 11:00AM
PreK - K Sunday School
May 17 2020
10:00AM - 11:15AM
Sr. High Youth Group
May 17 2020
10:00AM -