Unitarian Universalist Association - UUWorld Lastest Stories

from "uuworld.org: liberal religion and life," the weekly online magazine of the Unitarian Universalist Association of Congregations
  1. Making this a time of opportunity

    Interim co-presidents of the UUA: Sofía Betancourt, William G. Sinkford, Leon Spencer

    Sofia Betancourt, William G Sinkford, Leon Spencer

    From the interim co-presidents: We are committed to making this a time of opportunity and not merely a troubled time to be survived. 

  2. Two-thirds of UU congregations participate in White Supremacy Teach-In

    Reverend Bill Neely giving the sermon at the Unitarian Universalist Congregation of Princeton, NJ, during their white supremacy teach-in on May 7, 2017.

    Elaine McArdle

    One of the largest joint efforts among congregations in recent history, organizers say.

  3. Reframing the health care conversation

    man holding a large, half empty red cross, the red of which he is pouring by drips into a little person's little red cross.

    Doug Muder

    The persistent myth that poor people need less is putting them at risk.

  4. Citing ‘significant health concerns,’ UUA Moderator Jim Key resigns

    Jim Key

    Elaine McArdle

    Key has presided over UUA Board of Trustees during racial equity conversation of past two months.

  5. Board of Trustees ‘getting to real clarity’ about racism

    UUA board of trustees meeting, April 2017

    Elaine McArdle

    In first meeting with interim co-presidents, UUA board talks about racism; discusses proposed bylaw amendments; hears call for general conference.

  6. UUA presidential election to use ranked-choice voting

    winners podium - Illustration

    Elaine McArdle

    Because there are more than two candidates, this election will be the first since 1977 to use the UUA’s instant runoff voting provision. Delegates’ second-choice pick may be the deciding factor.

  7. West Virginia UU wins Pulitzer Prize for investigative reporting

    Eric Ayre celebrates his Pulitzer award.

    Christian Schmidt

    Charleston Gazette-Mail reporter Eric Eyre investigated prescription drug abuse.

  8. A guide to ACTS prayer

    What is sacred to you? What is most worthy of your love, allegiance, commitment, praise, or veneration?

    Ashley Horan

    Questions to help you find your own way to pray.

  9. Climate justice activism: ‘To call a place home’

    Three UU protestors at the People's Climate March in New York City in September 2014.

    Aly Tharp

    My Unitarian Universalist values and connections called me to climate justice activism—and to stay in the South as I work.

  10. Translating faith

    Closeup of one person holding another's hand.

    Nathan Mesnikoff

    Chaplains help patients translate their own experience into personal story.