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Updates from the Interim Co-Presidents

Fri, 04/28/2017 - 11:18am

UUA Interim Co-Presidents, the Revs. Sofia Betancourt and William Sinkford and Dr. Leon Spencer, offer updates on their work and comment on recent Board of Trustees decisions to financially support Unitarian Universalists of color at General Assembly and the ongoing work of Black Lives of Unitarian Universalism.  

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Love Resists

Wed, 04/26/2017 - 3:42pm

Since January, nearly 15,000 Unitarian Universalists have signed the Declaration of Conscience.

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Show Your Solidarity

Wed, 04/19/2017 - 10:02am

Unitarian Universalists are known for showing up--and wearing distinctive yellow Standing on the Side of Love (SSL) shirts when they do. Get your own SSL shirts, signs, stoles, and more at inSpirit UU Book and Gift Shop. 

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Crossing Thresholds

Wed, 04/12/2017 - 4:09pm

Rev. Daniel Gregoire reflects on the enormity -- and the mystery -- of the actions and decisions that carry us across thresholds.  He reminds us that we can "reach out and reach in for strength, compassion, and wisdom as we navigate the uncertain roads ahead."

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UUA Board Announces Interim Co-Presidents

Tue, 04/11/2017 - 1:48pm

On Monday, April 10, 2017, the UUA Board of Trustees voted unanimously to appoint the Rev. Dr. Sofia Betancourt, the Rev. William G. Sinkford, and Dr. Leon Spencer to serve as interim co-presidents of the Association until June 24, 2017 when a new president will be elected at the Association's annual General Assembly. Read the full story in UU World.

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UUA President Resigns Amid Controversy Over Hiring Practices

Thu, 03/30/2017 - 4:33pm

The Rev. Peter Morales announced his resignation from the presidency of the Unitarian Universalist Association effective Saturday, April 1, 2017. The UUA Board of Trustees is authorized to appoint an acting president, who would serve until the presidential election in June.

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UUA Responds to President Trump's Executive Actions

Mon, 03/06/2017 - 2:50pm

President Trump has signed a number of executive orders and memoranda that run counter to the values of Unitarian Universalism. The UUA is a religious voice against policies of oppression and bigotry. Read what the UUA has said on recent policy shifts.

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STATEMENT: CONDEMNING ANTI-SEMITIC ACTS

Wed, 02/22/2017 - 5:54pm

UUA President Rev. Peter Morales issued a statement following the rise of anti-Semitic acts nationwide.

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Youth Explore UU Idenity

Tue, 02/21/2017 - 12:46pm

"Love and Help" is a completely updated workbook that helps 7- to 11-year-olds who want to learn more about what it means to be a Unitarian Universalist. With stories, activities, and thoughtful questions, children can better understand themselves, their family, and their faith.

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Join us at General Assembly

Tue, 02/21/2017 - 12:25pm

General Assembly is the annual gathering of our faith movement. Join us June 21-25 as we worship, witness, learn, and make policy in one of the most culturally-rich cities in the country: New Orleans, LA.

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Get To Know Our Chaplains

Wed, 02/01/2017 - 11:43am

In an increasingly secular culture, Unitarian Universalist chaplains model non-sectarian care in hospitals, hospices, prisons, the military, the police force, and rehabilitation centers. Learn more about why they care, who they care for, and how they care in sixteen heartfelt essays.

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UUA APPLAUDS BSA ON GENDER IDENTITY DECISION

Tue, 01/31/2017 - 4:59pm

The Rev. Peter Morales, president of the Unitarian Universalist Association (UUA), issued a statement following the Boy Scouts of America’s (BSA) announcement on gender identity.

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Get Political, Not Partisan

Tue, 01/31/2017 - 12:53pm

Are you or your congregation interested in becoming more politically active? Do you have questions on what is and isn’t allowed especially as it relates to your congregation’s nonprofit status? Here are some points to guide you.

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Love is the Last to Ration

Thu, 01/19/2017 - 6:36pm

I believe that we’re all entitled to our pain... sorrow is an invitation to recalibrate our hearts so that we can view one another with both more gentleness and a sense of recognition: You too? Me too! - From Braver/Wiser's weekly inspiration. 

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Let's Roll - Fight for UU Values

Thu, 01/19/2017 - 6:21pm

As a new president is inaugurated, so many are concerned our country's future. UU's are taking action and reaching out, with love guiding the way.

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