Unitarian Universalist Association - News Service

Updates from the Unitarian Universalist Association
  1. Show Your Solidarity

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    Unitarian Universalists are known for showing up--and wearing distinctive yellow Standing on the Side of Love (SSL) shirts when they do. Get your own SSL shirts, signs, stoles, and more at inSpirit UU Book and Gift Shop. 

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  2. Crossing Thresholds

    Through a large doorway, a person in silhouette rolls a suitcase into a road and a sky full of clouds.

    Rev. Daniel Gregoire reflects on the enormity -- and the mystery -- of the actions and decisions that carry us across thresholds.  He reminds us that we can "reach out and reach in for strength, compassion, and wisdom as we navigate the uncertain roads ahead."

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  3. UUA Board Announces Interim Co-Presidents

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    On Monday, April 10, 2017, the UUA Board of Trustees voted unanimously to appoint the Rev. Dr. Sofia Betancourt, the Rev. William G. Sinkford, and Dr. Leon Spencer to serve as interim co-presidents of the Association until June 24, 2017 when a new president will be elected at the Association's annual General Assembly. Read the full story in UU World.

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  4. UUA President Resigns Amid Controversy Over Hiring Practices

    Peter Morales speaks from podium

    The Rev. Peter Morales announced his resignation from the presidency of the Unitarian Universalist Association effective Saturday, April 1, 2017. The UUA Board of Trustees is authorized to appoint an acting president, who would serve until the presidential election in June.

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  5. UUA Responds to President Trump's Executive Actions

    Peter Morales speaks from podium

    President Trump has signed a number of executive orders and memoranda that run counter to the values of Unitarian Universalism. The UUA is a religious voice against policies of oppression and bigotry. Read what the UUA has said on recent policy shifts.

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  6. STATEMENT: CONDEMNING ANTI-SEMITIC ACTS

    Peter Morales speaks from podium

    UUA President Rev. Peter Morales issued a statement following the rise of anti-Semitic acts nationwide.

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  7. Youth Explore UU Idenity

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    "Love and Help" is a completely updated workbook that helps 7- to 11-year-olds who want to learn more about what it means to be a Unitarian Universalist. With stories, activities, and thoughtful questions, children can better understand themselves, their family, and their faith.

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  8. Join us at General Assembly

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    General Assembly is the annual gathering of our faith movement. Join us June 21-25 as we worship, witness, learn, and make policy in one of the most culturally-rich cities in the country: New Orleans, LA.

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  9. UUA Responds to President Trump's Executive Actions

    Peter Morales speaks from podium

    President Trump has signed a number of executive orders and memoranda that run counter to the values of Unitarian Universalism. The UUA is a religious voice against policies of oppression and bigotry. Read what the UUA has said on recent policy shifts.

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  10. Get To Know Our Chaplains

    Cover of The Call to Care Essays by Unitarian Universalist Chaplains

    In an increasingly secular culture, Unitarian Universalist chaplains model non-sectarian care in hospitals, hospices, prisons, the military, the police force, and rehabilitation centers. Learn more about why they care, who they care for, and how they care in sixteen heartfelt essays.

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