Kindness over niceness
Valuing being kind and prophetic over ‘being nice’ would help Unitarian Universalists speak more powerfully to the present times.
When hope is hard to find
The young women in my life help me rise up.
First Unitarian Congregation of Ottawa: connected to the natural world
Its floor-to-ceiling windows, views of the Ottawa River and hills, massive hanging lights, warm wood tones, and red upholstery inspire awe.
A doctor makes transgender care her priority
A UU-founded family practice in rural New York offers transgender patients the services they need.
Let’s get started, together
When our values are threatened, a congregation is an anchor against despair.
Field notes for the resistance
How to defend the values we uphold.
Kwanzaa brings multifaith family together
As a Unitarian Universalist, Kwanzaa gives me—and my multifaith family—a chance to reflect on our commitments to our most deeply held principles.
Dancing with grief, hope, and resistance
The world needs people who resist, and people who don’t let anything keep them from dancing.
Roo, exactly as he is
When we invite children to tell the truth about themselves, when we meet them with compassion and acceptance, we become a sanctuary.
A rare happily-ever-after for queer characters
Jaime Jarrett’s musical Normativity shows that LGBTQ characters deserve happy endings, too.
At The Sanctuaries, they ask what you need
A diverse and multifaith arts, spirituality, and justice community for young adults thrives in Washington, D.C.
‘It’s the heart of what we do’
Nineteen years on, a church’s annual Christmas Day Dinner brings the community closer than ever.