First Unitarian Universalist Church
of West Volusia

In person services at the church are held with COVID precautions: Vaccinations are strongly suggested for all eligible people, masks are required, and social distancing is encouraged in the building.

Unable to come to the brick-and-mortar church on Sundays at 10:30 am?  “Second Chance Sunday”, the service from the previous week is recorded and played.  The rest of the service is live and facilitated by a Service Leader. 


The Zoom ID for Sunday Service is the same every week:

927 1881 9188

"The times, they are a changing"

The UU Deland web site is currently being revised. Content and links will be changing.

Thank you for your patience and understanding.

Visitors are always welcome and child care is provided.

Future Services


Each Sunday and throughout the year, we share insights and explore what it means to be a Unitarian Universalist.

Themes include exploring our principles, developing a caring community, discovering spirituality with a strong emphasis on social activism.

You will find us a welcoming and accepting religious community that fosters your spiritual growth and provides support in your search for truth and meaning.

April 24th, 2022: Nature and Spirituality

Leslie Kemp Pool, Associate Professor of Environmental Studies at Rollins College and author of 2 books, the latest an essay collection, "The Wilder Heart of Florida" shares some spiritual insights and connections to the world around us.

May 1st, 2022-Get Rooted, Get Ready for Climate Justice: An Earth Day Celebration. Unitarian Universalist Ministry for Earth shares a galvanizing Earth-centered worship service to engage your spirit and inspire community.


May 8th, 2022-The Hebrew Bible: All It Is and Isn’t.  Stetson Professor Carmen Palmer joins 1st UU for a welcome first visit to share information in connection with one of our 6 Sources. "Wisdom from world religions which inspires us in our ethical and spiritual life".

May 15th, 2022-Survival of the Sweetest. A 1st UU special mid-ish year celebration. Members, Friends, and Visitors are all welcome here today to enjoy the festivities in celebration of our liberal religious faith and each of us as we move from surviving to thriving into the future.


May 22nd, 2022-The Environment: What’s a UU to Do? The UU Green Team, an environmental justice group at 1st UU of WV is an active group taking action on behalf of the environment and our futures. Cathy Lowenstein will present information about actions we can take and the Green Sanctuary movement.

May 29th, 2022- Navigating Change. In these times of disruptions and profound change we all need the wisdom and tools to maneuver safely and calmly. Rev. Sensei Morris Sullivan returns to share insights from a Buddhist perspective on navigating these changes.

Previous Services

April 17th, 2022: Counterfactual Thinking - Kyle Dickey

April 10th, 2022: Antisemitism - Bill Lazarus

April 3rd, 2022: Coming Home to Community - Rev. Tracie Barrett

Mar. 27th, 2022: Buddhism and Spiritual Wellness - Rev Morris Doshin Sullivan

Mar 20th, 2022: UUPath Into the Future - Rev. Amy Carol Webb

Mar 13th, 2022: Ladies of Liberty - Deborah McShane