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This list includes every page or product from UUA.org, UU World magazine, or inSpirit books & gifts that is tagged with Welcoming Congregation Program or its children.

  • What Is the Welcoming Congregations “Renewal” Program? Many Welcoming Congregations confess to not having updated or reviewed their LGBTQ+ programs and outreach since the 1990s. As such, the UUA unveiled the Welcoming Congregations renewal program in 2015. Our goal was, "To honor your original...

    Utility | December 13, 2018
    Tagged as: Welcoming Congregation Program, LGBTQ Welcome & Equality
  • Five Practices of Welcome - Suggested Projects UUA LGBTQ Ministries Fund Transforming Hearts Collective Trans Lifeline TRUUsT Annual Retreat (Transgender Religious professional UUs Together) QDEP - Queer Detainee Empowerment Project Alliance of AIDS Service - Carolina The #BlackTransPrayerBook Th...

    Utility | October 29, 2018
    Tagged as: Welcoming Congregation Program, LGBTQ Welcome & Equality
  • A new approach to Welcome Renewal has come! To learn how to begin the Five Practices of Welcome Renewal at your congregation, please attend one (or more) of our monthly orientations.

    Webinar | By Michael J. Crumpler | September 23, 2018 | From Uplift
    Tagged as: Welcome & Inclusion for LGBTQ, Welcoming Congregation Program, LGBTQ Welcome & Equality
  • Photographs from conversations at the 2018 UUA General Assembly, plus dialogue prompts the Board of Trustees posed about essential features of Unitarian Universalism and visions for its future.

    By Sonja L. Cohen | September 1, 2018 | From UU World
    Tagged as: Governance, Purpose, Vision, Professional Misconduct, Welcoming Congregation Program, General Assembly, Vision for UUism
  • “As a Welcoming Congregation, the Pagosa Unitarian Universalist Fellowship invites everyone to share in our faith community. We cherish diversity and foster a safe environment for all.” - PUUF Statement of Inclusion

    October 6, 2017 | From Uplift
    Tagged as: Welcoming Congregation Program, LGBTQ Welcome & Equality
  • The word “Welcome” comes from the Old English and means “one whose coming is pleasant.” I love that we begin with a welcome because as Unitarian Universalists, “welcome” connects us to our 7 principles. In Unitarian Universalism, you can bring your whole self: your full identity, your questioning mind, your expansive heart.

    June 30, 2017 | From Uplift
    Tagged as: Welcome & Inclusion for LGBTQ, Welcoming Congregation Program
  • Twenty-six years after the launch of the Welcoming Congregation Program, the Unitarian Universalist Association (UUA) has some great news! Seventy-six percent of UUA congregations overall and 95% of congregations over 100 members are recognized as Welcoming Congregations. “With federal marriage...

    October 6, 2015 | From Pacific Western Region
    Tagged as: 1st Principle (Worth & Dignity), Welcoming Congregation Program
  • As Unitarian Universalists we believe every person is born with dignity and humanity, and that includes their gender expression. We practice that belief by creating welcoming and inclusive spaces.

    Utility | October 29, 2014
    Tagged as: Welcoming Congregation Program, LGBTQ Welcome & Equality
  • The Welcoming Congregation Bulletin is a monthly newsletter that keeps readers connected to the work of building a welcoming and inclusive community where all people can bring their full authentic selves. If you would like to receive this newsletter as an email, please...

    Utility | August 6, 2014
    Tagged as: Welcoming Congregation Program, LGBTQ Welcome & Equality
  • We know that religious spaces haven’t always been welcoming places for all people, especially when it comes to gender and sexuality. We are out to change that. For 25 years we have worked hard to make sure lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender, and queer people are full members of our faith...

    Utility | July 30, 2014
    Tagged as: Welcoming Congregation Program, LGBTQ Welcome & Equality