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Hurricane Florence hits at least three UU congregations on Carolina coast

September 14, 2018 - 11:15am

Elaine McArdle

Extent of damage not known; UUs encouraged to donate to disaster relief fund

No time for a casual faith

September 10, 2018 - 5:00am

Susan Frederick-Gray

The president of the Unitarian Universalist Association reflects on the spiritual challenges of confronting the resurgence of American white nationalism.

‘We all want to feel safe’

September 4, 2018 - 9:25am

Lars Lonnroth

Lessons from an evening with the Marjory Stoneman Douglas school shooting survivors.

On the days I eat

August 27, 2018 - 5:00am

Colleen M. McDonald

Music is a spiritual discipline for me. And I only need to practice on the days I eat.

New Orleans activists urged restorative justice for assailants who attacked two UUA employees

August 20, 2018 - 8:00am

Elaine McArdle

Two UUA employees who were violently robbed during the 2017 General Assembly urged leniency in case against four attackers, who were sentenced to prison terms.

What sustains your breath?

August 20, 2018 - 5:00am

Trudi Frazel

As metaphorical scuba divers, we can control the depths to which we dive and grow more skilled through experience.

The Universalist Klansman

August 13, 2018 - 5:00am

Colin Bossen

Unitarians and Universalists haven’t always challenged white supremacy. Sometimes they’ve championed it.

Coffee hour central

August 6, 2018 - 5:00am

Seth Fisher

We wanted to let people know about everything we had to offer without making them sit through a Sunday service. We started inviting people directly to the coffee hour.

The unwanted gift of a new chair

July 23, 2018 - 1:45pm

Bruce T. Marshall

Be present to other people as they are, not as you want them to be.

Our radical teachers

July 16, 2018 - 5:00am

Air Nonken

In Nicaragua, women cultivate power and share their wisdom with UU feminists from the United States.

Unitarian Universalists join movement to abolish Immigration and Customs Enforcement

July 9, 2018 - 1:40pm

Michael Hart

Actions protesting U.S. treatment of migrants and asylum seekers were organized by the Latinx organization Mijente in San Diego on July 2.

Unitarian Universalists call for abolition of ICE and end of family separation at border

June 25, 2018 - 8:55am

Christopher L. Walton

UUA General Assembly continues focus on dismantling white supremacy. Resolutions condemn criminalization of migrants, call for end to private prisons, and urge support for indigenous water protectors.

Living the emergency

June 25, 2018 - 5:00am

Alexandra Varney McDonald

Climate activists turn to civil disobedience at the risk of serving prison time.

Charles Gaines, Distinguished Service award recipient: ‘Be evangelists for our faith’

June 24, 2018 - 6:00am

Sonja L. Cohen

Over fifty-seven years of ministry, the Rev. Charles Gaines has ‘modeled a Unitarian Universalism that can be.’

UUs learn tools for ending the money bail system

June 22, 2018 - 8:45pm

Elaine McArdle

Black Lives of Unitarian Universalism hosts public witness event at 2018 General Assembly focused on criminal justice reform.

Aisha Hauser accepts MacLean Award for Excellence in Religious Education

June 22, 2018 - 12:20pm

Sonja L. Cohen

Religious educator Aisha Hauser ‘has not just brought dignity—she has redefined dignity,’ says award presenter Jessica York.

Distinguished Service Award recipient Danielle Di Bona is ‘Unitarian Universalism’s chaplain’

June 22, 2018 - 8:40am

Sonja L. Cohen

The Rev. Danielle Assunta Di Bona receives the UUA’s highest honor for years of service and chaplain work.

Kansas City activist arrested in confrontation with anti-LGBT protesters

June 21, 2018 - 8:45pm

Elaine McArdle

During brief protest of Unitarian Universalist support for LGBT lives by Westboro Baptist Church, police arrest a local activist. General Assembly Safety Team works to de-escalate situation with police.

Ministers mark Juneteenth with rally and action in Kansas City

June 20, 2018 - 9:15am

Christopher L. Walton

Unitarian Universalist ministers and local UUs mark Juneteenth with rally in solidarity with Poor People’s Campaign in Kansas City.

Visiting our First Source at the hospital

June 18, 2018 - 5:00am

Ali Jablonsky

Megan has a terminal illness. Ralph has to make a huge decision. I plunge into their spiritual and religious landscapes. I do not see spirituality as disappearing, but as being present everywhere.