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  • May Welcome

    We’re beginning to discover the possibilities (and well as the limits) of maintaining a virtual religious organization. Congregations have learned how to do exciting online worship, hold virtual business meetings, and stay connected
    5/5/2020
  • Design for Dismantling Systemic White Supremacy

    Regional Assembly Keynote Speaker Taquiena Boston, Special Advisor to the UUA President on Equity, Inclusion, and Change, asked these questions: * Who or what are you holding in your heart at this moment? * What inequities have become more visible to you as a result of COVID-19...
    5/5/2020
  • May Webinars for the MidAmerica Region

    May Webinars for the MidAmerica Region: Congregational Meetings on Zoom, Stewardship Salon, Congregational Leader Check-in Conversation, How to Use Zoom, Small Congregation Check-In, Virtual Circle Process, Board Basics for Virtual and Beyond...
    5/5/2020
  • Regional Assembly Update

    We gathered virtually on Saturday, April 18, 2020 for an event that included worship, presentation by the Commission on Institutional Change, MidAmerica Business meeting, Keynote presentation and four workshops.
    5/5/2020
  • Chalice Lighters and Faithify Update

    Unitarian Universalist Congregation of Columbus, Indiana, and Unitarian Universalist Congregation in Eau Claire, Wisconsin, still need your support for their Chalice Lighter Call and Faithify Campaign.
    5/5/2020
  • Support the UUA COVID-19 Response Fund

    The UUA has created a response fund for those who want to donate funds to help in the current COVID-19 situation. These funds will be used to support congregational staff with needs, as well as fund partnerships in our congregations’ home communities to help those who are...
    5/5/2020
  • MidWest Leadership School In-Person Event Canceled for this Year

    Due to the novel coronavirus, the MidAmerica Region has decided to cancel the in-person Adult and Youth MidWest Leadership Schools for this summer. The schools are now scheduled to be held next summer, from July 11th through 17th, 2021 at Illinois Wesleyan University in...
    5/4/2020
  • Updates on COVID-19 Support from the UUA Office of Church Staff Finances

    The CARES Act/Paycheck Protection Program (PPP) has already provided hundreds of thousands of dollars to UU congregations and UUA-related organizations. Congress provided additional funding that will be gone before this newsletter is published
    5/4/2020

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