Elizabeth Nguyen

Annie Gonzalez Milliken and Elizabeth Nguyen worked in the Office of Youth and Young Adult Ministries at the Unitarian Universalist Association. Annie supports young adult and campus ministries while Elizabeth serves youth and young adults of color.

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As Unitarian Universalists, our journey is to transform the big and the small, to transform ourselves, and to transform the world.

Responsive Reading | By Elizabeth Nguyen | November 9, 2020 | From WorshipWeb

I once saw a little sign, carved in wood, that read, “There is only the hard way.” Many of us have been harmed by theology that told us that suffering was a sacrifice that would bring us closer to God. Many of us were told that our suffering would redeem us, even when we knew that actual...

Reading | By Elizabeth Nguyen | November 14, 2019 | From WorshipWeb

As Unitarian Universalists, our journey is to transform the big and the small, to transform ourselves, and to transform the world.

By Elizabeth Nguyen | June 1, 2019 | From UU World

Spirit of alongside, right there with you, in this thing together: ...

By Elizabeth Nguyen | May 14, 2018 | From Love Resists

Effective justice action requires risk, courage and discernment. This outline was developed by Rev. Elizabeth Nguyen in her support of various direct actions. Action Discernment Assessing whether or not an action is strategic or grounded in collective liberation, accountable partnership and the...

By Elizabeth Nguyen | March 6, 2018 | From Love Resists

What this is: 1 sheet on resources for uncomfortable/spiritually challenging moments We can dare to face ourselves in our entirety, to understand our pain, to feel the tears, to listen to our frustration and confusion, and to discover new capacities and capabilities that will empower and transfor...

By Elizabeth Nguyen | December 12, 2017 | From Love Resists

Spirit, I would really rather not learn this. Didn’t think I needed to. I thought someone else could do it. Thought a leader was coming to do it. Thought the young people could do it. Or the elders could do it. Or the professionals. Or I don’t want to learn it ‘cause it means letting go of...

Prayer | By Elizabeth Nguyen | November 10, 2017 | From WorshipWeb

Kaitlin Dey, Thrive Young Adult alumni 2016 and 2017, shared this reflection at her congregation last Sunday. I spent the last 10 days in New Orleans. I attended Thrive Young Adult....

By Elizabeth Nguyen | July 11, 2017 | From Future of Faith

Aisha participated in this summer's Thrive Young Adult leadership school for Unitarian Universalist young adults of color. —Ed. The five days I spent with my Thrive Young Adult cohort were vibrant and life-giving. So many parts of it stand out, moments that were uplifting, and challenging, and...

By Aisha Ansano, Elizabeth Nguyen | October 21, 2016 | From Youth and Young Adults of Color

This homily was delivered by intern minister and UU young adult Joseph Boyd after the murder of All Souls Unitarian Church, in TulsaOklahomaAll Souls. For many of us, these last couple weeks have felt very heavy, even exhausting. You may be thinking: I’d love to be more involved, but I’m already...

By Elizabeth Nguyen | October 4, 2016 | From Stories and Voices

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Rev. Elizabeth Nguyen, UUA Leadership Development Associate for Youth and Young Adults of Color
UUA Multicultural Leadership School 2015

Elizabeth with the participants of the 2015 Multicultural Leadership School in Boston, MA.