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No candidates nominated to run for UUA moderator in 2019

No candidates nominated to run for UUA moderator in 2019

Moderator Nominating Committee tells board that it found no suitable candidates willing to run for a six-year term.

Elaine McArdle | 2/6/2018

Introducing ‘Side with Love,’ a more accessible public witness campaign

Introducing ‘Side with Love,’ a more accessible public witness campaign

UUA’s public witness campaign changes name after criticism that ‘Standing on the Side of Love’ privileged able-bodied people.

Elaine McArdle | 1/10/2018 | Spring 2018

Activists block natural gas construction site near Port of Tacoma

Activists block natural gas construction site near Port of Tacoma

Unitarian Universalists assist Puyallup Tribe and climate justice activists in fight against liquefied natural gas plant.

Kenny Wiley | 12/20/2017 | Spring 2018

500 gather outside NRA for vigil against gun violence

500 gather outside NRA for vigil against gun violence

On fifth anniversary of Sandy Hook massacre, interfaith coalition gathers outside gun lobby’s headquarters. 

Elaine McArdle | 12/19/2017 | Spring 2018

As fires spread in California, church doors opened

As fires spread in California, church doors opened

Unitarian Universalist Disaster Relief Fund, already making grants to hurricane victims, also helps congregations in towns ravaged by California wildfires.

Tina Porter | 12/13/2017 | Spring 2018

Former UUA Moderator Denny Davidoff dies

Former UUA Moderator Denny Davidoff dies

Denise T. Davidoff among Unitarian Universalist Association’s most active volunteer leaders, chairing board from 1993 to 2001 and serving in many roles over 50 years.

Tom Stites | 12/7/2017 | Spring 2018

Virginia interfaith coalition targets local carbon emissions

Virginia interfaith coalition targets local carbon emissions

Fairfax County alliance aims for carbon neutrality by 2050, helps nearby counties form similar advocacy groups.

Elaine McArdle | 12/4/2017 | Spring 2018

Hungarian Unitarian Church votes to support only male-female marriages

Hungarian Unitarian Church votes to support only male-female marriages

In response, Unitarian Universalist leaders in North America express ‘deep concern.’

Elaine McArdle | 11/13/2017 | Spring 2018

With new co-moderators, board sets ‘rich and warm’ tone

With new co-moderators, board sets ‘rich and warm’ tone

October meeting of UUA Board of Trustees approves $488,640 budget for Commission on Institutional Change.

Elaine McArdle | 11/1/2017 | Spring 2018

Fellowship helps formerly incarcerated people reintegrate into community

Fellowship helps formerly incarcerated people reintegrate into community

Poughkeepsie fellowship helps ex-prisoners; Carbondale, Colorado, congregation votes to offer sanctuary; Pittsfield, Maine, marks church’s 150th anniversary.

Kenny Wiley | 11/1/2017 | Winter 2017

Former UUA President Bob West dies at 88

Former UUA President Bob West dies at 88

The Rev. Robert Nelson West led the Unitarian Universalist Association through its most tumultuous period, 1969–1977. 

Tom Stites | 10/30/2017 | Spring 2018

‘People’s lives are falling down on us as ash’

‘People’s lives are falling down on us as ash’

California Unitarian Universalists offer their homes as fires overwhelm communities.

Tina Porter | 10/17/2017 | Spring 2018

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