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In cohousing communities, UU seniors are finding new ways to ‘age in place’

January 27, 2020 - 5:00am

Kris Willcox

Nearly 13 percent of cohousing residents identify as Unitarian Universalists, according to a 2012 survey.

The call of our faith

January 20, 2020 - 5:00am

Nancy Palmer Jones, Karin Lin

What in Unitarian Universalism’s central theology requires us to work toward building multicultural, antiracist Beloved Community?

Give me children, and I (and they) shall die

January 20, 2020 - 5:00am

Kim Hampton

As the fight over reproductive rights continues, not enough is being said about racial disparities in health care.

Faith in finance

January 13, 2020 - 5:00am

Rachel V. Burlock

Responsible investing means aligning your financial goals with your values.

Why do we take an offering?

January 6, 2020 - 5:00am

Liz James

When Unitarian Universalists pass the plate on Sunday to every hand present, it’s an act of saying who we are and what we believe in.

Shirley, Goodness and Mercy

December 30, 2019 - 5:00am

Barbara Gadon

‘The more I worked with it, the more I liked the idea of God’s grace as three sweet teenagers following me around.’

Snowflakes rising

December 23, 2019 - 5:00am

Robin Colgrove

It’s time we reclaim the snowflake story in all its intertwined ramifications.

Kansas church wins court battle to host homeless shelter

December 20, 2019 - 1:15pm

Heather Beasley Doyle

Shawnee Mission Unitarian Universalist Church wins court battle to house homeless people in Lenexa, Kansas.

My Black is BLUU

December 9, 2019 - 11:30am

Marchaé Grair

The Harper-Jordan Memorial Symposium declared a Black-centered theology as worth remembering, centering, and fighting for.

Braiding garlic

December 9, 2019 - 5:00am

Paige Grant

In tragic times, we come together in strength and love.

Antiracist protesters in purple costumes arrested at farmers’ market

December 2, 2019 - 1:45pm

Elaine McArdle

Unitarian Universalist minister, four other activists arrested protesting white supremacists at farmers’ market in Indiana.

Living in limbo

December 2, 2019 - 5:00am

Arthur Hirsch

As the U.S. government aggressively pursues undocumented immigrants, life goes on for months or even years as those in sanctuary appeal their cases.

SMILE Project helps teens realize their potential

November 18, 2019 - 5:00am

Sherri Scott

An Illinois congregation’s internship program offers students valuable firsthand workplace experience.

Allowing meditation to be messy

November 18, 2019 - 5:00am

Becky Brooks, Erika Hewitt

We need to rethink what ‘successful’ meditation looks like.

The existential issue of our time

November 13, 2019 - 1:15pm

Elaine McArdle

Unitarian Universalists are getting involved with growing climate action network Extinction Rebellion.

Center for Ethical Living and Social Justice Renewal closing

November 6, 2019 - 2:00pm

Elaine McArdle

New Orleans service and learning center, founded after Hurricane Katrina in 2005, is closing at the end of November. 

Let’s ‘UU the Vote’

November 4, 2019 - 8:15am

Susan Frederick-Gray

We are less than twelve months away from the most critical elections in our lifetimes. We must not be on the sidelines.

Spiritual friendship and social justice

October 28, 2019 - 4:00am

John A. Buehrens

The Transcendentalists practiced the art of forming and maintaining spiritual friendships transcending differences of gender, social location, theology, politics, and race.

The lawyer fighting for Liberia

October 23, 2019 - 7:00am

Sherri Scott

Award-winning environmental defender Alfred Brownell found renewed focus and faith in the battle to keep Liberia’s natural resources safe.

Climate crisis invites us to imagine regenerative economy

October 15, 2019 - 1:15pm

Lily Hartzell

The crushing interconnectedness of our world’s problems can be leveraged to create a comprehensive solution.