#LoveResists Updates
#LoveResists Updates
Congregational Action, Congregational Stories & Best Practices in Social Justice

Check back for regular updates on how Unitarian Universalists and other people of faith and conscience can resist hate and fear through the power of love. #LoveResists is a campaign of the Unitarian Universalist Association and the Unitarian Universalist Service Committee.

  • We Keep Coming Back

    Sharing lessons from our friends at the Unitarian Universalist College of Social Justice (UUCSJ) in this week's post. UUCSJ inspires and sustains spiritually grounded activism through immersion learning journeys. Rev. Beth Banks joined one of those journeys and it had a profound...
    7/13/2017
  • #LoveResists at General Assembly!

    You have joined Love Resists to translate our values into action to resist the criminalization of our neighbors and communities and create a safer, more just, welcoming, and sustainable world. As we continue in this work together, we’re excited to connect with many of you next...
    6/6/2017
  • Sanctuary

    Would you harbor me? Would I harbor you? Would you harbor me? Would I harbor you? So opens the song by Ysaye Maria Barnwell , a founding member of Sweet Honey in the Rock and the All Souls Church, Unitarian Jubilee Singers. The lyrics entreat heart and conscience. The song is...
    By Taquiena Boston | 5/31/2017
  • May Day 2017: UUs Grow Solidarity

    Love Resists is guided by three powerful principles: expand sanctuary, grow solidarity, and raise our voices. On May 1st, Unitarian Universalists demonstrated their solidarity by joining immigrant, refugee, Muslim, Black and Brown, indigenous, LGBTQ communities, workers, women,...
    By Rachel Walden, Susan Leslie | 5/5/2017
  • Rise Up! May 1st National Day of Action & Resistance -- Uniting Movements Beyond the Moment

    On May 1st immigrant, refugee, Muslim, Black and Brown, indigenous, LGBTQ communities, workers, women, environmental justice activists, and all who support a vibrant and diverse future for our country will Rise Up! We’re coming together across the country in 100 cities to resist...
    4/13/2017
  • Books for 2017: Cultivating Understanding and Wise Strategies

    For those of you who've heard the call to deepen your commitment to justice this year, here are some of inSpirit's recommended books to help you answer that call with confidence! Educating ourselves through diverse sources and supporting the work of seasoned movement leaders and...
    1/19/2017
  • Week of Action - Jan 14-21, 2017

    The week leading up the inauguration of Donald Trump will be filled with ways to show your support and solidarity for an agenda of justice, human rights and compassion. This list of events will be updated as more information is available, some events just before or after this...
    12/16/2016
  • A Meta-List of Post-Election Lists

    If you've been on Facebook in the weeks after the election, you may have seen some lists and guides for how to respond from a place of love and justice. Here are a few of the popular lists that are getting prepared and shared by Unitarian Universalists: Post-Election Soul Food...
    12/9/2016
  • Love Notes & Safety Pins

    In the week following the 2016 US presidential election, many Unitarian Universalists were looking for ways to show their values in public and to make it clear they did not support the rising tide of hate crimes or the direction the country was headed. In addition to the...
    12/2/2016

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