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A sigh hollowed out the chamber of the heart

May 20, 2019 - 7:15am

Amy Zucker Morgenstern

Words on a page suggest associations, and then the associations stimulate original ideas.

I am 17

May 13, 2019 - 5:35am

Asha Pruitt

Thoughts on adolescence, growing up, and bridging into adulthood.

Deep magic

May 13, 2019 - 5:30am

Meg Barnhouse

I'll keep being open to deep magic until I find a way to believe in it.

Moved to serve

May 7, 2019 - 7:45am

Heather Beasley Doyle

A new location for a Michigan congregation opened up opportunities to help immigrants and refugees. Moving has been nothing short of transformative.

Nothing we do will be perfect

April 29, 2019 - 10:05am

Nancy McDonald Ladd

To work for justice, religious liberals should let perfectionism go.

BLUU announces black theology symposium this fall

April 24, 2019 - 7:15am

Elaine McArdle

Black Lives of Unitarian Universalism drafts bylaws, introduces membership program, and works to end cash bail.

One Unitarian Universalist’s way

April 16, 2019 - 12:10pm

Rachel Mize

Finding myself on the Camino de Santiago.

UU activist wins Rhodes Scholarship

April 8, 2019 - 10:45am

Arthur Hirsch

‘I was just swept off my feet by the labor movement.’

Your stories belong to you

March 30, 2019 - 2:00pm

Theresa I. Soto

no one can rename you
Other, it can’t stick, as you offer the gift
of being and saying who you are.

Unitarian Universalists among leaders of youth climate strikes

March 29, 2019 - 12:30pm

Elaine McArdle

Young Unitarian Universalists helped organize student walkouts in several cities on March 15 to demand action on climate change.

Gnomic insights: Big thoughts in little packages

March 27, 2019 - 11:00am

Jeffrey A. Lockwood

An attempt to distill essential environmental teachings into proverbial wisdom

The power of we

March 25, 2019 - 3:10pm

Susan Frederick-Gray

Mission and covenant are an antidote to individualism. They remind us of the responsibilities that come with an affirmation of interdependence.

Interdependent Web: Undaunted by late snow, we must sow love, everything is holy

March 22, 2019 - 8:45am

Heather Christensen

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

Two UU congregations honored for climate change work

March 19, 2019 - 7:35am

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.