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From the UUA President: You Are Held in Care

February 25, 2021 - 9:26am

Susan Frederick-Gray

Acknowledging the unprecedented layers of stress and trauma experienced by so many in these difficult times, President Frederick-Gray reminds us of the critical importance of making space to care for ourselves.

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Beauty from Brokenness

February 24, 2021 - 5:41am

Paula Gribble

My broken is what makes me who I am today.

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Purpose, Not Perfection

February 23, 2021 - 7:19am

Erica Baron

Friends, move toward your purpose. Remember what is most essential. Let the rest go. We are here if you need help. 

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Connected by Mortality

February 17, 2021 - 3:19am

Lora Brandis

Impermanence, mortality, ashes, dust: this is the truth of being human.

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From the UUA President: We Are Held In Covenant

February 11, 2021 - 10:09am

Susan Frederick-Gray

Rev. Frederick-Gray shares gratitude and appreciation for the generosity of congregations, which powers the UUA's mission to equip congregations, train and support leaders, and advance UU values in the world.

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Radicalizing Myself

February 10, 2021 - 3:18am

Jabari S. Jones

I've adopted the practice of spiritual reconnection with my ancestors to heal intergenerational trauma.

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Praise for Black History, Black Lives, Black Life, Black Love

February 4, 2021 - 10:24am

Meck Groot

Today, I sing praise for the gift of Black Lives. For precious, irreplaceable lives: Emmett, Trayvon, Eric, Tamir, Freddie, Treasure, Sandra, Breonna, George, Skylar, and, and, and, and, and, and, and, and, and, and.... whose names I recall at all because Alicia, Opal and Patrisse and all the...

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Loved Into Being: A Stewardship Worship Service

February 3, 2021 - 5:17pm
Faith in Unitarian Universalism isn't an intellectual exercise: it's "heart" work. This full-length worship experience features a sermon by UUA President Rev....

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Holy Interruption

February 3, 2021 - 3:07am

Julica Hermann de la Fuente

I’m part of a covenantal community and when a covenant gets broken, it’s my responsibility to name that break, with kindness and the intention of healing, and to call us back into right relationship.

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The UUA Celebrates the Biden-Harris Administration’s Support for Transgender Americans

January 29, 2021 - 10:36am

Michael J. Crumpler

The Biden-Harris Administration signed executive orders prohibiting discrimination on the basis of gender identity and sexual orientation and enabling transgender Americans to serve in the military.

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From The UUA President: We Remain Committed to Public Health and Safety

January 28, 2021 - 9:03am

Susan Frederick-Gray

As a new year begins in this time of pandemic, UUA President Rev. Susan Frederick-Gray reminds us of the importance of remaining vigilant with safety protocols and continuing to support public health and keeping each other safe. 

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Naming the Truth

January 27, 2021 - 3:04am

Aisha Ansano

I named the truth as I perceived it, because it didn’t feel like there was any other option.

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Saving Democracy

January 20, 2021 - 3:59am

Carol Thomas Cissel

Black Queens saved our democracy. We owe them a great deal.

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A Prayer for Inauguration Day 2021

January 19, 2021 - 2:53pm

Susan Frederick-Gray

UUA President Rev. Susan Frederick-Gray offers a prayer on the historic occasion of the inauguration of the 46th president of the United States.

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From the UUA President: Listening to the Call of Love

January 14, 2021 - 6:33am

Susan Frederick-Gray

This is been a deeply challenging time for us all. As we rest, reconnect and pray, many of us are also asking, "What can I do?"

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Finding Our Way

January 13, 2021 - 4:37am

Kristin Grassel Schmidt

Holding people accountable for the impact of their behavior is not revenge; it’s what makes change and growth possible, and no real healing in community can come without it.

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Unitarian Universalists Denounce Complicity with Extremists, Call for Courageous Action by National Leaders

January 8, 2021 - 10:47am
The UUA is compelled by events at the U.S. Capitol to call for true accountability and courageous action by national leaders in pursuit of a more just, equitable, multiracial and pluralistic democracy.

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Keep Singing

January 6, 2021 - 3:34am

Erin J. Walter

I experience the creative impulse as living just under the surface of the daily grind: tugging; imploring, When do we all get to sing together again?

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From Powerlessness to Promise

January 4, 2021 - 7:13am

Joe Sullivan

I imagine you, too, saw the unique holiday cards from the incomparable year just completed with messages like “Just say no to 2020,” “OH OH OH,” and “Merry Christmas from a distance.” Just some of the G-rated messages. We might as well laugh. Humor can be one of our more benign coping...

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Transforming the New Year

December 30, 2020 - 5:52am

Tim Atkins

What’s the one word you hope will define your upcoming year?

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