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Blue Boat: Youth and Young Adult Blog

Stories and Voices

  • By Kayla Parker
    Connecticut College alumna Samantha Herndon tells a moving narrative of the importance UU campus ministry played in her life. -Ed From my...
  • By Ted Resnikoff
    Reposting this article from the Giving Speaks blog by guest-contributor The Reverend Sue Sinnamon , Director of Faith Development,...
  • By Ted Resnikoff
    Spirituality and Service: New Forest Earth A little over a year ago while traveling through Mexico, Andon Zebal noticed that people who...
  • By Ted Resnikoff
    Youth from the South Valley Unitarian Universalist Society in Cottonwood Heights, Utah object to a bill currently under consideration in...
  • By Kayla Parker
    The National Campus Ministry Association is a good resource for anyone interested in Campus Ministry. Here we repost an article by Teresa...
  • By Ted Resnikoff
    Thank you to the UU Campus Minister to UC Davis for bringing to our attention this post by Tom Zolot, Campus Ministry Student at University...
  • By Carey McDonald
    Have you seen the Kony 2012 video ? If not, you're missing a perfect example of a vibrant social justice effort that stops unfortunately...
  • By Monica L Cummings
    Hello Family, When you read or hear someone mention our first Unitarian Universalist Principle, that calls us to affirm and promote the...
  • By Erik Mohn
    The following is the first post in a series by UU Young Adult Ashley Lacy, who has embarked on an extended voyage through South America of self-discovery and service. You can follow Lacy's story on her blog: risksomething.blogspot.com–Ed. It was 2005. Four of us were sitting in a small...
  • By Carey McDonald
    Date: Feb 14–Engage in Public Witness Staff Member: Director of the Office of Youth and Young Adult Ministries Carey McDonald Description...
  • By Ted Resnikoff
    Date: Feb 13 – Share video, celebrate our past year, donate Staff Member: Communications Technology Associate Ted Resnikoff Description:...
  • By Carey McDonald
    Date: Feb 12– Craft your congregation’s Story of Us, Story of Now. Staff Member: Director of the Office of Youth and Young Adult Ministries...
  • By Jeremie Bateman
    Date: Feb 11 – Commit to Attending Justice G.A. Staff Member: Leadership Development Associate Jeremie Bateman Description : Watch a short...
  • By Kayla Parker
    Date: Feb 10 – Write a Loving Letter to the Editor Staff Member: Campus Ministry Associate Kayla Parker Description: With the culmination...
  • By Deborah Neisel-Sanders
    Date: Feb 9 – Tweet Your Faith Staff Member: Office Administrator Deborah Neisel-Sanders Description: Post your favorite social justice/...
  • By Kayla Parker
    Date: February 8, 2012 – Day of Chalking Inspirational Messages Staff Member: Campus Ministry Associate, Kayla Parker Description: Chalking...
  • By Carey McDonald
    Date: Feb 7 – Celebrate Courageous Love Staff Member: Director of Youth and Young Adult Ministries Carey McDonald Description: Do you have...
  • By Jeremie Bateman
    Date: Feb 6 – Write a prayer, mantra, or meditation for love. Staff Member: Leadership Development Associate Jeremie Bateman Description:...
  • By Deborah Neisel-Sanders
    When: Feb 5 – Honor an extraordinary local individual or ... Staff Member: Office Administrator Deborah Neisel-Sanders Description: Honor...
  • By Erik Mohn
    Date: Feb. 4 – “Today we pray for…” Staff Member: Spirituality and Service Consultant Erik Mohn Description: Please share what the moment is calling for us to do now. Stay in the moment Take the time to care for ourselves Follow our hearts Open our minds...
  • By Ted Resnikoff
    Date: WhenFriday, Feb 3 – Submit a Letter to the Editor on Marginalized Communities Staff Member: Communications Technology Associate Ted...
  • By Ted Resnikoff
    Staff Member: Communications Technology Associate Ted Resnikoff Description: The only secure community is the beloved community. But the...
  • By Jeremie Bateman
    Date: Wednesday, February 1 – A Day to Help Teachers Combat Bullying. Staff Member: Leadership Development Associate Jeremie Bateman...
  • By Deborah Neisel-Sanders
    When: Tuesday, Jan 31, 2012 – Turn the Tide on Anti-LGBT Constitutional Amendments. Staff member : Office Administrator Deborah Neisel-...
  • By Deborah Neisel-Sanders
    Date: Monday, January 30 – Embrace Silence. Staff member : Office Administrator Deborah Neisel-Sanders Description: Check out this video of...
  • By Carey McDonald
    Date: January 29 – Hold a Discussion on the Theological Reflection Guide Staff Member: Director of the Office of Youth and Young Adult...
  • By Erik Mohn
    Date: Saturday, January 28 – Share food with others. Staff Member: Spirituality and Service Consultant Erik Mohn Description: Invite people from different parts of your community to come together to share a meal, or feed others in your community. Discuss issues that affect your community and...
  • By Kayla Parker
    Date: Friday, Jan 27, 2012 – Participate in a Facebook Chat with SSL Campaign Manager. Staff Member: Campus Ministry Associate Kayla Parker...
  • By Kayla Parker
    Date: Thursday, January 26 – Occupy the Present: Change the Future—Collective Visioning. Staff Member: Campus Ministry Associate Kayla...
  • By Erik Mohn
    Date: January 25 – Lift up a Story of Courageous Love Staff Member: Spirituality and Service Consultant Erik Mohn Description: When was the last time you recognized those whose words and deeds exemplify the values of inclusion, diversity, community, and equality? Now is an ideal time to...
  • By Kayla Parker
    Date: January 24 – Occupy Community Staff member : Campus Ministry Associate Kayla Parker Description: This exercise invites reflection...
  • By Jeremie Bateman
    Date: January 23 – Who Are We and What Motivates Us? Staff member : Leadership Development Associate Jeremie Bateman Description: Who are...
  • By Carey McDonald
    Date: January 22 – Gather to Discuss Story of Us, Story of Now. Staff Member: Director of the Office of Youth and Young Adult Ministries...
  • By Erik Mohn
    Date: January 21 – Examine Your Words Staff Member: Spirituality and Service Consultant Erik Mohn Description: When was the last time you...
  • By Ted Resnikoff
    Date: January 20 – Share Something About Yourself to Inspire Others. Staff Member: Communications Technology Associate Ted Resnikoff...

Events and Opportunities

On Campus

  • By Kayla Parker
    This week Rev. Dr. Mark Morrison-Reed was in Boston on his book tour. And I got to see him – twice. What a privilege. What a groupie I am!-...
  • By Kayla Parker
    President Peter Morales’ paper Congregations and Beyond spurred many conversations about what it will mean for our denomination to...

Youth and Young Adults of Color

  • By Monica L Cummings
    Hello Family, My head is spinning from all that has happened since my February newsletter column. I attended retreats for UU Military...

Social Justice

  • By Ted Resnikoff
    Reposted from the online edition of UU World.- Ed. UU environmental activist isolated in prison Move allegedly follows complaint from U.S...
  • By Ted Resnikoff
    Here is a story we found about youth supporting the Gay-Straight Alliance at their school. Send us your stories too! – Ed. Hood River Youth...
  • By Ted Resnikoff
    In five-year shareholder advocacy campaign, UUA helps create gender identity protection for 2.9 million workers at many companies. By...
  • By Ted Resnikoff
    We invite you to share this particularly powerful reflection by President Peter Morales on the unjust effect current U.S. immigration...

Guides and Tools

  • By Ted Resnikoff
    SATURDAY MARCH 10: PASSPORT DAY in the U.S.A. " As the U.S. Department of State points out, " Planning travel outside the United States?...
  • By Erik Mohn
    God Bless the Whole World is a free online educational resource that provides tools for personal and social transformation. The site feature hundreds of videos, audio files, articles and courses on social justice, spiritual activism, counter oppression, environmentalism and self care among many...

Issues and Trends

  • By Ted Resnikoff
    This week a panel of Unitarian Universalists representing congregations, non-congregationally affiliated UU's, representatives of the...
  • By Erik Mohn
    Ecumenical Campus Ministries Alternative Breaks offers UU Young Adults great opportunities to learn about another culture, reflect on their life purpose, and to explore their own faith through service. Please click http://ecmku.org/alternative-break-trips to learn more about their...

Young Adults

  • By Carey McDonald
    Just released as part of the UUA's Spirituality and Service Program , a Young Adult Service Trip Fundraising Manual is now available. The...