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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 Support and Caring in Congregations or its children.

  • Whereas, the emergency declaration for COVID-19 was terminated in 2023 without sufficient strategies in place to manage the persistent challenges of the virus, exacerbating its disproportionate impact on marginalized groups (i.e., disabled, uninsured and underinsured, incarcerated, BIPOC, LGBTQIA...

    2024 | Action of Immediate Witness
    Tagged as: #COVID19, Ableism, Healthy Behavior, Social Witness Process, Support and Caring in Congregations
  • To minimize isolation among older Americans, First Unitarian Church of Dallas is providing pastoral care, creating community, and putting a special focus on elder members.

    By Elaine McArdle | April 1, 2024 | From Life
    Tagged as: Aging, America, Building Community, Community, Dignity, Diversity, Friendship, Interdependence, Ministry, Older Adult Faith Development, Pastoral Care, Relationships, Congregational Transformation
  • In times like these it's hard to keep up. It's easy to despair. It's difficult to keep yourself centered and continue with every day life while the world is in so much turmoil.

    October 20, 2023 | From Better Together
    Tagged as: Pastoral Care
  • The practice of pastoral care cannot escape the realities of injustices and oppression that often operate in the context where caregiving happens.

    Book | By Cheryl A. Kujawa-Holbrook, Karen B. Montagno | From inSpirit: The UU Book and Gift Shop
    Tagged as: Disability, Justice, Pastoral Care, Spirituality, Intersectionality
  • Passed: Monday, September 18, 2023, 5:00 pm - 7:00 pm CDT

    Join Regional Congregational Life staff and consultants for a national three session series that will empower congregational leaders to faithfully support our transgender/non-binary community members....

    Webinar | For Adults | Sponsored by Southern Region of the UUA | From Southern Region
    Online
    Tagged as: Pastoral Care, Welcome & Inclusion for LGBTQ
  • Welcome to 2023! Honestly, I just can’t believe it’s already a new year; I am still reeling from 2020! I’ve read so many articles on the collective exhaustion and burnout that we feel at this turn of the year, and I certainly have felt it in the past several months. It seems as if there is so...

    By Natalie Briscoe | January 5, 2023 | From Southern Region
    Tagged as: Building Community, Support and Caring in Congregations
  • Covenants have been at the foundation of Unitarian Universalism in the United States since 1648. What many don’t realize is that the covenants not only were important between the members of the individual congregations, but also among the congregations.

    By Beth Casebolt | October 24, 2022 | From Better Together
    Tagged as: Fundraising for Congregations, Support and Caring in Congregations
  • 10/21/2022 - Providing pastoral care enables lay leaders to deepen their faith development and spiritual leadership (even in congregations with ministers).

    October 20, 2022 | From LeaderLab
    Tagged as: Pastoral Care
  • Have you noticed that you forget things more now than you remember doing before? Or perhaps you have communicated events and decisions in your congregations or communities and folks insist they have never heard it before? I am sure you can think of other examples in your life, family, or the...

    By Sunshine Jeremiah Wolfe | September 19, 2022 | From Better Together
    Tagged as: Communication, Support and Caring in Congregations
  • Last summer, East Shore UU Church in Kirtland, Ohio had just been through a very difficult year. Along with the continued challenges with the pandemic, they had to say goodbye to their developmental minister after 5 years. The search for a new minister ended in disappointmentLast summer, East Shore

    By Renee Ruchotzke | August 8, 2022 | From Better Together
    Tagged as: Ministerial Transitions, Governance for Congregations, Support and Caring in Congregations