Category: News

Announcing our Candidate for FUCSJ Settled Minister!

The Search Committee is excited to announce Rev. Matthew McHale
as the candidate to be FUCSJ’s next Settled Minister.

Rev. Matthew grew up attending the UU Church of Long Beach. He
received an MDiv from Starr King School for the Ministry in 2014. Rev.
Matthew has … read more.

2024 Election — Candidates and Biographies

Congregational Election


By: Connie Hall


Our Annual Congregational election took place on Sunday, March 24 following the service.  The Nominating Committee is pleased that we were able to recruit very qualified candidates for all the open positions. Their names and biographies are on below.

Thank you to all … read more.

Right Relations Covenant

Right Relations Covenant of the
First Unitarian Church of San José

The First Unitarian Church of San Jose is a faith community grounded in an affirmation of shared values, rather than a creed or doctrinal statement of belief. The Right Relations Covenant guides us as we … read more.

Pledge Campaign 2024


2024 Pledge Campaign: Realizing Our Shared Ministry!


The First Unitarian Church of San Jose (FUCSJ) is a liberal faith community supporting inclusive, anti-racist, anti-oppressive values. We are fully supported by our members and friends as we strive to Make Love Visible in all that we say and … read more.

Drum Circle


This group is free and open to all including church members.

1:00 – 4:00pm

Monthly on the first Saturday.  Find the event on Facebook.


Drum circle inside the church sanctuary

Welcoming LGBTQIA Group

If you are part of the FUCSJ community and think of yourself as somewhere under the LGBTQIA umbrella (this includes Allies), you are invited to join the “Welcoming LGBTQIA” email group. This group organizes the UUA’s Welcoming Congregation programming, and covers additional LGBTQIA church activities … read more.

Worship Associates

Hi there — would you like to add to our services and have your voice be heard? Consider joining our Worship Associate team. You will receive emails a few times a month with opportunities to volunteer. Also, we have a quarterly gathering where we share … read more.