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Snowflakes rising

Ideas

Snowflakes rising

It’s time we reclaim the snowflake story in all its intertwined ramifications.

Robin Colgrove | 12/23/2019 | Winter 2019

Braiding garlic

Spirit

Braiding garlic

In tragic times, we come together in strength and love.

Paige Grant | 12/9/2019 | Winter 2019

Living in limbo

Life

Living in limbo

As the U.S. government aggressively pursues undocumented immigrants, life goes on for months or even years as those in sanctuary appeal their cases.

Arthur Hirsch | 12/2/2019 | Winter 2019

SMILE Project helps teens realize their potential

Life

SMILE Project helps teens realize their potential

An Illinois congregation’s internship program offers students valuable firsthand workplace experience.

Sherri Daye Scott | 11/18/2019 | Winter 2019

Allowing meditation to be messy

Spirit

Allowing meditation to be messy

We need to rethink what ‘successful’ meditation looks like.

Becky Brooks, Erika Hewitt | 11/18/2019 | Winter 2019

The existential issue of our time

Ideas

The existential issue of our time

Unitarian Universalists are getting involved with growing climate action network Extinction Rebellion.

Elaine McArdle | 11/13/2019 | Winter 2019

Center for Ethical Living and Social Justice Renewal closing

UU news

Center for Ethical Living and Social Justice Renewal closing

New Orleans service and learning center, founded after Hurricane Katrina in 2005, is closing at the end of November. 

Elaine McArdle | 11/6/2019 | Winter 2019

Let’s ‘UU the Vote’

From the president

Let’s ‘UU the Vote’

We are less than twelve months away from the most critical elections in our lifetimes. We must not be on the sidelines.

Susan Frederick-Gray | 11/4/2019 | Winter 2019

‘Conversations for Liberation’ helps UUs address antiracism conflicts

UU news

‘Conversations for Liberation’ helps UUs address antiracism conflicts

Leaders of the UUA, affiliated professional organizations, and identity groups ask congregations to hold conversations and submit feedback by December 20.

Staff Writer | 10/9/2019 | Winter 2019

My grandmother’s grinding stone / El molcajete de mi abuelita

Spirit

My grandmother’s grinding stone / El molcajete de mi abuelita

Surviving is made of the shadows of the grinding stone. 

Theresa I. Soto | 11/1/2019 | Winter 2019

New UUA Common Read choices focus on indigenous peoples’ experience

UU news

New UUA Common Read choices focus on indigenous peoples’ experience

Discussion guide available for ‘An Indigenous Peoples' History of the United States.’

Staff Writer | 11/1/2019 | Winter 2019

UU values on display in three recent films

Life

UU values on display in three recent films

A documentary about LGBTQ immigrants, a documentary about progressive religion in Oklahoma, and an animated short film about refugees have Unitarian Universalist connections.

Elaine McArdle | 11/1/2019 | Winter 2019

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