Hospitality

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Braver/Wiser: A Weekly Message of Courage and Compassion

  • By Rebekah Savage
    A haircut, a cup of coffee, or just an honest “How are you?” can be transformed into a powerful moment between two people living in a hard world.
  • By Erika A. Hewitt
    Despite being warmly welcomed over and over by the greeters, by the family sitting behind me, and by the lead pastor, I couldn’t shake that “guest” feeling.
  • By Erika A. Hewitt
    To offer hospitality, we first have to identify ourselves — sometimes in inconvenient or uncomfortable ways — as helpers; as willing to offer kindness or connection to someone we might disagree with.

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  • By Megan Foley
    Small congregations offer intimacy and inclusion, but can sometimes feel exclusive to newcomers. How might you bridge that divide?

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World of Wonder

  • By Julie Simon
    Kylie groaned on the sofa. Her best friend Georgia was sick. It was Saturday, and the girls had planned to ride their bikes to Sundale...

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  • It was the first gathering of a newly formed small group. The eight people who gathered in Ann's living room recognized one another, but...

Heeding the Call

  • Adapted from "The Real Heroes and Sheroes of New Orleans" by Lorrie Beth Slonsky and Larry Bradshaw. Original story appeared in the...

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UU World

  • By Arthur Hirsch
    As the U.S. government aggressively pursues undocumented immigrants, life goes on for months or even years as those in sanctuary appeal their cases.
    Image credit: Rosa Gutierrez Lopez cooks for her children in the kitchen of Cedar Lane UU Church in Bethesda, Maryland.
  • By Elaine McArdle
    Central American asylum seekers, fleeing violence at home, may be released from detention centers to sponsors’ homes.
    Image credit: A US volunteer lawyer informs migrants on what to expect when requesting asylum in the US, at an office in Tijuana, Mexico, Friday, April 27, 2018.
  • By Tina Porter
    California Unitarian Universalists offer their homes as fires overwhelm communities.
    Image credit: AP Photo/Marcio Jose Sanchez
  • By Suzi Chase
    I can’t imagine where I’d be had I not found my Unitarian Universalist congregation.
    Image credit: I can not walk more - shoe with pebble in it - Stock image
  • By Elaine McArdle
    At least twelve other congregations are preparing to offer sanctuary.
    Image credit: © 2017 Elaine McArdle
  • By Michael Hart
    UUA program will focus on congregations’ innovations more than membership growth; seeks nominations.
    Image credit: Courtesy UUA Congregational Life Staff Group
  • By Elaine McArdle
    Peter and Phyllis Morales have quietly shared their home with the family of two Mayan human rights activists since 2014.
    Image credit: © Dea Brayden
  • By Heather Beasley Doyle
    Nineteen years on, a church’s annual Christmas Day Dinner brings the community closer than ever.
    Image credit: © gpointstudio/istockphoto
  • By Christopher L. Walton
    Imagine a magazine you would hand to a friend who expressed curiosity about our liberal religion, or one your congregation might send to visitors.
    Image credit: UU World
  • By Rosemary Bray McNatt
    What would have happened if Martin Luther King Jr. had cast his lot with the Unitarian Universalists? A reflection on race and theology.

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