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Amid pandemic and Pilgrim anniversary, Wampanoag face new threat

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Amid pandemic and Pilgrim anniversary, Wampanoag face new threat

Unitarian Universalist Association calls for urgent action to support Native American tribe that first welcomed its Pilgrim religious ancestors 400 years ago.

Elaine McArdle 4/17/2020

Pandemic response resources help congregations adapt

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Pandemic response resources help congregations adapt

UUA staff curate a library of resources to help congregations adapt to COVID-19; Pandemic Response Fund provides grants to local groups and religious professionals in need.

Christopher L. Walton 4/13/2020

Trading messiah for mentor

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Trading messiah for mentor

Jesus for Unitarian Universalists.

Joy Berry, Scott McNeill, Jonalu Johnstone, Crystal Lewis 4/9/2020 Spring 2020

Baton Rouge church quickly opens childcare center for healthcare workers

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Baton Rouge church quickly opens childcare center for healthcare workers

In one weekend, the Unitarian Church of Baton Rouge, Louisiana, closed its building, shifted to online worship, and welcomed a childcare program for healthcare workers.

Elaine McArdle 3/25/2020

Congregations adapt to COVID-19 by going online

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Congregations adapt to COVID-19 by going online

Offering worship services and other opportunities to connect online is “a forced exercise in emergence,” says the Rev. Karen Johnston, and “an opportunity to find people who need us.”

Elaine McArdle 3/18/2020

‘UU World’ turns 50

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‘UU World’ turns 50

Throughout many changes, this magazine has remained a benefit of membership in a UU congregation.

Tom Stites 3/18/2020 Spring 2020

Pandemic

Spirit

Pandemic

Know that we are connected / in ways that are terrifying and beautiful. 

Lynn Ungar 3/16/2020

UUA closes Boston office, discourages large gatherings

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UUA closes Boston office, discourages large gatherings

Leaders recommend suspending worship gatherings and other large events; staff are working from home; UUA events in the next month have been moved online or canceled.

Elaine McArdle 3/11/2020

Seattle-area congregations cancel in-person worship services

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Seattle-area congregations cancel in-person worship services

As COVID-19 spreads, Unitarian Universalist congregations begin to adapt. In Washington State, this means shifting to online rather than in-person worship and meetings.

Elaine McArdle 3/9/2020

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