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  • How Unitarian Universalism helps families grow in faith, values, and love.
  • A story from the story book, Katha Sagar, Ocean of Stories: Hindu Wisdom for Every Age (Skinner House Books, 2016)
  • Families insert for UU World print magazine, Winter 2018.
  • People need to breathe air. We cannot live underwater. But we have ways to explore the ocean’s deepest life and mysteries. Snorkels and...
  • Weekends can find Unitarian Universalist families torn. In family worship or religious education, a child has unique opportunities to grow...
  • Based on a true story that happened at the 1976 Special Olympics in Seattle, WA Years ago, at the national Special Olympics, nine...
  • More Than Winning is the theme of the Fall 2018 (PDF, 4 pages) Families insert in UU World magazine. Story: Crossing the Finish Line...
  • By Qiyamah Rahman
    The ocean has many different faces, which I’ve encountered close-up while living on the island of St. Croix. It is a playground for our...
  • You, Me, & the Sea is the theme of the Summer 2018 (PDF, 4 pages) Families insert in UU World magazine. ...
  • One Sunday in January 2012, in the sanctuary, the First Unitarian Church of Honolulu shared worship with Kanenuiakea, an indigenous...
  • Partners Reach Out with Respect was the theme of the Fall 2015 Families insert in UU World magazine. Story: Interfaith 'Ohana: A Hawaiian...
  • A SEED: small, dry, and hard; a compact piece of energy. To push up through the earth--to become more than possibility--a seed requires a...
  • By Aileen Fisher How does it know, this little seed, if it is to grow to a flower or weed, if it is to be a vine or shoot, or grow to a...
  • Flower Power was the theme of the Spring 2018 (PDF, 4 pages) Families insert in UU World magazine. Story: The Seed (poem), by Aileen Fisher...
  • A moonless night. A rowboat ride, about a mile, across an icy current toward the glow of a lantern on the far side of the river. Someone...
  • A Sanctuary Is More Than a Building was the theme of the Winter 2017 (PDF, 4 pages) Families insert in UU World magazine. Story: A Light...
  • By UUA Ministries and Faith Development: Faith Development Office
    From a very young age, children can learn and grow through doing service. And so can their parents and caregivers. When children notice...
  • Questions about troubling events in the news, in the community, or at school are signs of your child's innate empathy and sense of justice...
  • It is vital that children partake of civic engagement from an early age. However, parents and guardians often have safety concerns with...
  • Unitarian Universalists are known as a constant presence at social justice events. If our children are to carry on our faith tradition of...
  • Gail Forsyth-Vail, UUA Director of Adult Programs, shares the joy of outdoor family worship during summer months.
  • Learn by doing! "Maker Culture" has been growing for adults, but it's perfect for kids too. Get hands on, experience the world, and...
  • By Susan Dana Lawrence
    Every issue of UU World print magazine includes a pull-out, full color section of timely, fun, and faith-building activities and stories to share at home. Families: Weave a Tapestry of Faith is edited by Susan Dana Lawrence, Managing Editor of the UUA Faith Development...
  • 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...
  • By Patricia Hoertdoerfer
    With the firm belief that effective ministry with families involves building a partnership between congregation and home, I offer the...
  • When the world turns upside down, when that which was dependable becomes undependable, and that which was certain turns uncertain... we...
  • By Tracey L. Hurd, Ph.D. Tragedy calls and challenges us as people of faith. How can we make our children feel safe when we ourselves are...
  • Winter/Spring 2003 FaithWorks (PDF) offers, on pages 62-64, Critical Conversations: Congregations Responding to Youth & Crisis, a...
  • From the Unitarian Universalist Association Bookstore: The Gift of Faith by Jeanne Nieuwejaar What If Nobody Forgave? edited by Colleen...
  • Teaching for Change is a not-for-profit organization that promotes social and economic justice through public education. Online , review...
  • By David Fassler, M.D. Once again, parents and teachers are faced with the challenge of explaining war and the threat of terrorism to their...
  • Thinking about how to claim time as a family value, when we're feeling like we are barely keeping up with what we're supposed to do, may...
  • These booklets were written for congregations and families to use at home and in community to support them through life transitions and...
  • The UUA Bookstore offers many books and resources in the Family Life section . Highlights include: Creating Justice Together: Service...
  • by Jacqui James Racism cannot survive where difference and diversity are affirmed, welcomed, honored, and celebrated. Helping our children...

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