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UU volunteers supported safe, accessible, fair voting on Election Day

UU volunteers supported safe, accessible, fair voting on Election Day

Unitarian Universalists monitored polls, practiced de-escalation, and offered water, masks, and music to people waiting to vote.

Elaine McArdle 12/1/2020

Media roundup: Religious responses to Election Day, and more

Media roundup: Religious responses to Election Day, and more

UUA President Susan Frederick-Gray ‘incredibly buoyed’ by turnout; in other news, organ donors celebrated in Michigan, UU banners vandalized in Florida.

Sonja L. Cohen 11/16/2020

Media roundup: Unitarian Universalists offer pastoral presence, resistance during contentious election

Media roundup: Unitarian Universalists offer pastoral presence, resistance during contentious election

Also in the news: Louisville church provides sanctuary to protesters against police brutality; congregations in Massachusetts and Missouri  will host homeless shelters all winter.

Sonja L. Cohen 11/6/2020

In a difficult year, meeting pastoral needs is a challenge

In a difficult year, meeting pastoral needs is a challenge

Leaders of Unitarian Universalist congregations in the Pacific Western Region are heartened by the ongoing care members are providing.

Elaine McArdle 10/8/2020

Eight UU families lose homes to fires in Ashland, Oregon

Eight UU families lose homes to fires in Ashland, Oregon

UUA Disaster Relief Fund is already providing aid.

Elaine McArdle 9/21/2020

Christina Rivera receives MacLean Award

Christina Rivera receives MacLean Award

Award honors excellence in religious education.

Staff Writer 9/1/2020

UUs offer help during pandemic; CLF gets new co-leaders

UUs offer help during pandemic; CLF gets new co-leaders

News briefs: UU Congregation of Princeton; Pacific Northwest UU Growth Foundation; UU Massachusetts Action Network; Church of the Larger Fellowship.

Staff Writer 9/1/2020

What antiracism work looks like for two UU congregations and their partners

What antiracism work looks like for two UU congregations and their partners

What congregations in Colorado and Illinois have learned about ‘harnessing love’s power to stop oppression.’

Sherri Daye Scott 9/1/2020

Commission on Institutional Change’s final report is a critical waypoint, not the end of the journey

NASA names telescope for UU ‘Mother of Hubble’

NASA names telescope for UU ‘Mother of Hubble’

Nancy Grace Roman, NASA’s first chief astronomer, was a member of River Road UU Congregation in Bethesda, Maryland.

Staff Writer 9/1/2020

Portland church joins lawsuit over federal agents at Black Lives Matter protests

Portland church joins lawsuit over federal agents at Black Lives Matter protests

Deployment of federal officers violates the Tenth Amendment, chills the legal right to protest, alleges lawsuit.

Elaine McArdle 8/6/2020

UUs reached out, connected online during pandemic

UUs reached out, connected online during pandemic

Media roundup: A sampling of stories about Unitarian Universalists from other media, March–April 2020.

Staff Writer 6/1/2020

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