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  • By UUA Congregational Life Staff Group
    Guidance for congregations to prevent and address violence, abuse, harassment, inappropriate behavior, building security, and other threats to safety.
  • By UUA Ministries and Faith Development: Faith Development Office
    Hateful violence and calamitous natural disasters touch all of us. One need not have been present at the church, the nightclub, the...

Beacon Press

Blue Boat: Youth and Young Adult Blog

  • By Annie Gonzalez Milliken
    As a Unitarian Universalist , as a person of faith, as a decent human being who cares about human life, I share this belief with a good...

Safe Congregagtions Handbook

  • By UUA Congregational Life Staff Group
    Resources for congregations to stay safe from fires, active shooters, natural disasters, hazards, and more.

Tapestry of Faith: Curricula and Resources for Lifespan Faith Development

UU World

  • By Michael Hart
    California wildfires displace thousands, including Unitarian Universalists; UUA Disaster Relief Fund has already responded.
    Image credit: Brick fireplaces stand amid smoldering wreckage in Paradise, California, after fire destroyed the town November 8–9, 2018.
  • By Michelle Bates Deakin
    A decade after a fatal shooting, photo book reveals a journey of healing at Tennessee Valley UU Church in Knoxville.
    Image credit: At Tennessee Valley Unitarian Universalist Church, Bill Dockery and his daughter, Haley, share a hymnal with Lea Alexander during the church’s rededication service, held one week after a shooting at the church in 2008.
  • By Joel Miller
    Average citizens who think they can whip a concealed gun out to shoot down a bad guy are living under a dangerous illusion.
    Image credit: silhouette of cash register and armed robber
  • By Donald E. Skinner
    Unitarian Universalist congregations are taking steps to be better prepared for emergencies.
    Image credit: Portion of safety brochure for active shooter situation
  • By Meg Barnhouse
    I knew the gunman who killed two in a Knoxville church, but I don’t need an explanation for his actions. I need stories of heroes and kindness and compassion.

WorshipWeb: Searchable Worship Collection

  • By Caitlin Cotter Coillberg
    Spirit of Life and Love, we gather today under smoky skies, Aching from the onslaught of the daily news, Our spirits weary and sore, Our...
  • By Maureen Killoran
    Welcome, you who come in need of healing, you who are confused, or have been betrayed. Welcome, with your problems and your pain. Welcome,...
  • By Erica Baron
    Leader: [ if applicable: In addition to our own beloved dead], we take the time to acknowledge all those already lost as the world feels...
  • By Elena Westbrook
    Note: these words were written for a Sunday following a significant national tragedy Far too often, we are forced to confront the terrible...
  • By Audette Fulbright Fulson
    The days that come and carry away your spirit, your spark — bow down. Lay your head on the hard earth and let your brokenness join the...
  • By Melanie Morel-Ensminger
    We ask for the presence of the Spirit of Life & Love as we come together in a spirit of prayer and remembrance on this 10th anniversary...