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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

Historic Ohio church gets new cupola

Historic Ohio church gets new cupola

News briefs: Youngstown, Ohio, church puts cupola where steeple had been; All Souls in Manhattan marks bicentennial; Casper, Wyoming, UUs help install mural honoring local civil rights martyr James Reeb.

Staff Writer 11/1/2019 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

Commission survey reveals strong support for antiracism work

Commission survey reveals strong support for antiracism work

Commission on Institutional Change is collecting testimony through end of September; 60 percent of survey respondents see antiracism work as most important to future of Unitarian Universalism.

Elaine McArdle 9/25/2019

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