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UUs rally to end mass incarceration, stop Spokane jail expansion

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UUs rally to end mass incarceration, stop Spokane jail expansion

Chanting “End mass incarceration!” and “Schools not cells!” about 1,000 Unitarian Universalists gathered in a public park in Spokane, Washington, for the General Assembly 2019 public witness event.

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Commission invites UUs to build a ‘truly hospitable’ faith

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Commission invites UUs to build a ‘truly hospitable’ faith

‘If we were able to fashion a UUA that could work for the person who had been the most marginalized among us, it would work better for everyone.’

Mary Byron, Natalie Fenimore, Cir L’Bert Jr., Elias Ortega-Aponte, Leslie Takahashi | 6/17/2019 | Summer 2019

General Assembly 2019 asks, ‘What do we want our faith to be?’

General Assembly

General Assembly 2019 asks, ‘What do we want our faith to be?’

In Spokane and in online groups, Unitarian Universalists will engage with questions of their religion’s purpose and future.

Elaine McArdle | 6/14/2019

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Creating a greener General Assembly

Ideas

Creating a greener General Assembly

For seventeen years, UUA GA Director Jan Sneegas has led a green meeting revolution.

Elaine McArdle | 6/10/2019 | Summer 2019

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The ball that didn’t break us

Ideas

The ball that didn’t break us

What Unitarian Universalists can learn from the handling of the controversial Thomas Jefferson costume ball at the 1993 UUA General Assembly.

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Environmental taboos

Ideas

Environmental taboos

Perhaps there is a place for taboos in Unitarian Universalism.

Jeffrey A. Lockwood | 6/3/2019

Rhode Island church hosts tenth annual LGBTQ prom for youth

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Rhode Island church hosts tenth annual LGBTQ prom for youth

250 teens and young adults attend tenth Born This Way Prom, sponsored by Channing Memorial Church’s Interweave group.

Elaine McArdle | 5/27/2019

A sigh hollowed out the chamber of the heart

Creations

A sigh hollowed out the chamber of the heart

Words on a page suggest associations, and then the associations stimulate original ideas.

Amy Zucker Morgenstern | 5/20/2019 | Spring 2019

I am 17

Life

I am 17

Thoughts on adolescence, growing up, and bridging into adulthood.

Asha Pruitt | 5/13/2019 | Spring 2019

Deep magic

Spirit

Deep magic

I'll keep being open to deep magic until I find a way to believe in it.

Meg Barnhouse | 5/13/2019 | Spring 2019

Moved to serve

Ideas

Moved to serve

A new location for a Michigan congregation opened up opportunities to help immigrants and refugees. Moving has been nothing short of transformative.

Heather Beasley Doyle | 5/7/2019 | Spring 2019