Growth and Vitality On-Demand Webinars

Ceremonial Groundbreaking

Note to Focus Group Members: Please feel free to comment at the bottom of the page to share your feedback. -Jonipher and Renee

Congregational Health

Learn how triangulated communication increases unhealthy conflict in congregations, and how to avoid and untangle triangulated conversations.Pacific Western Region (2016).

white space

Channeling Your Success

Mark Bernstein

How Communication Practices and Processes Can Move Your Congregation Forward. Central East Region (2012). (pdf)

Path to Membership

From Visitor to Engaged Member

Marie Luna & Tandi Rogers

What would happen if we didn't just focus on increasing membership numbers, and instead focused on what a full spectrum of "Engagement in our UU Faith" would include. Pacific Western Region (2016).

Path to Leadership

From New Member to Committed Leader

Renee Ruchotzke

Learn how to provide paths to leadership in your congregation,to identify potential leaders and to equip them for service in your congregation. Central East Region (2016).

Diversity and Inclusion

Creative Inclusion

Linette Lowe

Become more informed about and more comfortable with neuro-diversity (autism spectrum disorders, dyslexia, ADHD, Tourette Syndrome, bipolar disorder, schizophrenia, etc) so that we can more fully live into a practice of radical welcome. MidAmerica Region (2015).



Tandi Rogers, Scott Tayler and others

Satellites, multi-site, yolked ministries and partnerships can explored by all types of congregations - tiny, large, urban, rural, clustered, or isolated. Might multi-site be right for you? UUA General Assembly (2014).

About the Author

UUA Congregational Life Staff Group

The regional Congregational Life staff are congregations' local connection to the UUA. All of the program Congregational Life staff have expertise in most aspects of congregational life and each also has a few program areas of expertise. See the...

For more information contact .