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Two UU congregations honored for climate change work

12 hours 58 min ago

Elaine McArdle

Iowa and Massachusetts congregations win awards in Interfaith Power & Light’s Cool Congregations Challenge.

In times of crisis

March 18, 2019 - 12:10pm

Elaine McArdle

The UUA’s Disaster Relief Fund is spreading help faster and farther.

Interdependent Web: Tomorrow is not promised, let all the people know, shifting perspectives

March 15, 2019 - 6:50am

Heather Christensen

A weekly roundup of blogs and other user-generated web content about Unitarian Universalism


Tim Atkins resigns from UUA Board of Trustees

March 6, 2019 - 1:45pm

Elaine McArdle

Atkins stepped down in January, saying he objected to moderator election plan and board’s use of executive session.

Pared-down General Assembly focuses on vision

February 25, 2019 - 3:00pm

Christopher L. Walton

Join the conversation about Unitarian Universalists’ shared purpose; major speakers will include poet Richard Blanco and antiracism educator Robin DiAngelo.

Where there can be no words

February 18, 2019 - 6:00am

Jane Ranney Rzepka

I go for fierce landscapes every chance I get.

A flower grew

February 11, 2019 - 6:30am

Carl Johnson

What my young daughter taught me about the meaning of death.

Chaos and sanctuary

February 7, 2019 - 1:45pm

Michelle Bates Deakin

A decade after a fatal shooting, photo book reveals a journey of healing at Tennessee Valley UU Church in Knoxville.

So simple anyone can do it

January 30, 2019 - 2:00pm

Meg Barnhouse

You just sit in a chair and write, right?

Why are we talking about white supremacy?

January 21, 2019 - 7:15am

Crystal M. Fleming

The idiot’s guide to critical race theory.

Creating an on-air ministry

January 14, 2019 - 2:40pm

David H. Messner

How a congregation’s community radio station makes church participatory, provocative, and fun.

Better than Sunday school

January 7, 2019 - 9:00am

Nicole Sweeney Etter

Forty hours of Chalice Camp is almost as much time as kids would get in a full year of Sunday school.

Love the hell out of this world

December 31, 2018 - 6:00am

Susan Frederick-Gray

If we are not acting fearlessly for human dignity, compassion, justice, and peace, then we are failing to live our mission.

Bellingham fellowship assists families of immigrants arrested in ICE raid

December 24, 2018 - 7:00am

Elaine McArdle

Unitarian Universalists provide meeting space, food, money, and volunteer support to local immigrant families disrupted by ICE arrests.

Merry Christmas, Humanists

December 24, 2018 - 6:00am

Doug Muder

Millions of Humanists celebrate Christmas joyfully, meaningfully, and authentically, without pretending to be Christians or grinchishly trying to take anything away from them.

‘I would still undertake the call’

December 17, 2018 - 12:05pm

Heather Beasley Doyle

A New Hampshire congregation attempts to repair past wrongs by the church against a devoted biracial Universalist minister, his sister, and their family.

Christina Rivera resigns from UUA Board of Trustees

December 17, 2018 - 12:00pm

Elaine McArdle

Rivera was a central figure in the UUA’s 2017 hiring controversy and an organizer of the White Supremacy Teach-in; UUA co-moderators denounce hateful letters Rivera and her family received.

Six UUs arrested at interfaith protest by U.S. Border Patrol

December 14, 2018 - 2:50pm

Michael Hart

Interfaith “Love Knows No Borders” action held in solidarity with migrants’ right to seek asylum.

Following the leaders

December 10, 2018 - 3:00pm

Alicia Cooke

In the ongoing battle for the environment, we must learn to listen to those most affected.

Hunting for answers

December 3, 2018 - 10:00am

Jeffrey A. Lockwood

Cultivating human virtue, respecting the animal, defining oneself.