Led by TRUUsT, General Assembly delegates preliminarily vote to change ‘women and men’ to ‘people’ in UU Second Source
‘This change in language is getting at the heart of gender identity and inviting folks of different identities in our space and in our faith.’
‘The only way we will keep this world is to share it,’ urges the Rev. Mara Dowdall
Will examine purposes and principles of the association
Youth, young adults reflect on being ‘in the middle’ at 2017 General Assembly Synergy Bridging service
'Youth and young adults lead this faith and make a big impact.'
‘Love as he loved, as if every day we live could be our last, and that no one who needs our saving faith is left outside the door.’
‘We will not change the world if we’re not willing to do uncomfortable things.’
Black Lives of Unitarian Universalism has given the faith a ‘movement moment.’
‘I hope this inspires Unitarian Universalists to really act, to resist racism, to resist homophobia, to resist hate, and to resist so many forms of injustice.’
Minister of Phoenix, Arizona, congregation wins three-way race to become UUA’s ninth elected president and the first woman elected to the office.
'Challenging extreme inequity locally and globally is a moral imperative.'
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‘The times we live in right now are ripe with the potential for great transformational seeds to be planted,’ she says.
As faith steps into opportunity to dismantle white supremacy, 'We end our service in hope,' they say
In dismantling white supremacy within their faith, Unitarian Universalists could lead faith groups in ‘long-needed work of justice and redemption in this nation.’
'My life’s work of forty years broke me open to the moral issues of our time.'
“What I observed in my group . . . is just how hungry people are for this work.”
But board of trustees need more training in fiduciary duty, she adds
Music, dance, and remembrance among themes at the UUA General Assembly’s opening celebration.
Group proposes recurring ecclesiastical conferences, reassessment of UUA organization to move toward effective covenantal relationships.
Two congregations have been given new accessibility certification, two groups become covenanting communities.