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In New Orleans, ‘a big humanity reclamation act’

Terry Allen volunteers his construction skills in New Orleans in 2011

In New Orleans, ‘a big humanity reclamation act’

Thousands of volunteers have been transformed in the ten years since Hurricane Katrina through the Center for Ethical Living and Social Justice Renewal.

Elaine McArdle | 8/31/2015

Board welcomes new trustees

the Rev. Patrick McLaughlin, Tim Atkins, and Greg Boyd

Board welcomes new trustees

The 2015 General Assembly elects three to the UUA Board of Trustees, and the board appoints a fourth new member.

Elaine McArdle | 8/24/2015 | Fall 2015

In the media: Austin church offers sanctuary

In the media: Austin church offers sanctuary

Highlights from other news organizations’ coverage of Unitarian Universalists and their congregations.

Rachel Walden, Sonja L. Cohen | 8/24/2015 | Fall 2015

At last, marriage equality goes nationwide

Black Lives Matter banners defaced at UU churches

defaced Black Lives Matter banner

Black Lives Matter banners defaced at UU churches

Black Lives Matter banners at Unitarian Universalist churches have been defaced and stolen—sometimes repeatedly.

Elaine McArdle | 8/24/2015

In Texas, UUs assist immigrant families and offer sanctuary

Carla DeMore, a UU College of Social Justice volunteer.

In Texas, UUs assist immigrant families and offer sanctuary

Austin church is housing a Guatemalan activist; in Colorado, immigrant leaves church after nine-month sanctuary.

Elaine McArdle | 8/17/2015

UUs among those delaying Shell Oil exploratory drilling icebreaker

protesters hang from the St. Johns Bridge in Portland, Oregon

UUs among those delaying Shell Oil exploratory drilling icebreaker

#ShellNo protesters in Portland, Oregon, included UUs among the ‘danglers’ and support ‘anchors.’

Elaine McArdle | 8/13/2015

UUs mark anniversary of Michael Brown's death in Ferguson

UUs join weekly vigil in Chesterfield, Mo.

UUs mark anniversary of Michael Brown's death in Ferguson

The Rev. Elizabeth Nguyen among clergy arrested at Monday civil disobedience.

Kenneth Sutton | 8/10/2015

Morales: ‘Voter suppression law,’ like Confederate flag, must come down

Mass Moral Monday March and rally for voting rights, on the occasion of the start of the federal court's consideration of "North Carolina NAACP v. McCrory" in Winston-Salem, NC with Rev William Barber and Rev Peter Morales, others

Morales: ‘Voter suppression law,’ like Confederate flag, must come down

Hundreds of Unitarian Universalists join North Carolina march challenging restrictive voting laws.

Elaine McArdle | 7/31/2015

What really happened at Starr King?

The Rev. Dr. Rebecca Ann Parker

What really happened at Starr King?

Faculty who resigned say seminary conflict was about claims made by former President Rebecca Parker.

Elaine McArdle | 6/22/2015

Demand for interim ministers outruns supply

Accredited interim ministers gather in April 2015

Demand for interim ministers outruns supply

For the first time, there are not enough accredited interim ministers to supply Unitarian Universalist congregations seeking one.

Elaine McArdle | 6/8/2015

Nashua church gives offering away every week

Church offering plate

Nashua church gives offering away every week

Unitarian Universalists in Nashua, New Hampshire, have put $250,000 in the plate over the past twelve years—and given it all away.

Christian Schmidt | 5/25/2015

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