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NAACP honors Illinois church for justice work

NAACP honors Illinois church for justice work

News briefs: Urbana-Champaign, Illinois, church recognized for racial justice work; historic Tarpon Springs, Florida, church reopens after restoration; first Universalist church in America achieves carbon neutrality.

Elaine McArdle | 3/1/2020 | Spring 2020

Board nominates Riley, Du Mond for UUA co-moderator position

Board nominates Riley, Du Mond for UUA co-moderator position

Uncontested slate of candidates will be installed in leadership roles at General Assembly in June.

Elaine McArdle | 3/1/2020 | Spring 2020

UUA, UU groups condemn U.S. escalation with Iran

UUA, UU groups condemn U.S. escalation with Iran

UUA signs January interfaith statement condemning U.S. assassination of Iranian military leader.

Staff Writer | 3/1/2020 | Spring 2020

‘Wake Now Our Vision’ campaign will ‘impact our faith for generations’

‘Wake Now Our Vision’ campaign will ‘impact our faith for generations’

Collaborative campaign garnered more than $100 million in new legacy gift intentions.

Laura Randall | 3/1/2020 | Spring 2020

Starr King selling campus, moving to Oakland

Starr King selling campus, moving to Oakland

Unitarian Universalist seminary is selling its campus in Berkeley, California, and moving to space at Mills College in Oakland.

Elaine McArdle | 3/1/2020 | Spring 2020

Kansas church wins court battle to host homeless shelter

Kansas church wins court battle to host homeless shelter

Shawnee Mission Unitarian Universalist Church wins court battle to house homeless people in Lenexa, Kansas.

Heather Beasley Doyle | 12/20/2019

Antiracist protesters in purple costumes arrested at farmers’ market

Antiracist protesters in purple costumes arrested at farmers’ market

Unitarian Universalist minister, four other activists arrested protesting white supremacists at farmers’ market in Indiana.

Elaine McArdle | 12/2/2019

Center for Ethical Living and Social Justice Renewal closing

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

‘Conversations for Liberation’ helps UUs address antiracism conflicts

‘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

UUs help host indigenous-led convergence

UUs help host indigenous-led convergence

Rooted in partnerships formed at the Oceti Sakowin Camp, UU Ministry for Earth helps host InterNātional Grass Roots Gathering in August.

Elaine McArdle | 11/1/2019 | Winter 2019

Media roundup: UU minister hired by campaign as faith outreach director

Media roundup: UU minister hired by campaign as faith outreach director

Pete Buttigieg campaign hires the Rev. Shawna Foster for faith outreach; hosting immigrant in sanctuary takes massive volunteer commitment; Unity Temple designated UNESCO World Heritage Site.

Staff Writer | 11/1/2019 | Winter 2019

New UUA Common Read choices focus on indigenous peoples’ experience

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

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