Dispatches from the annual General Assembly of the Unitarian Universalist Association each June, written by UU World writers.
In a time of growing isolation, spiritual innovation is the future
Liberal religions thrive from partnerships with non-traditional groups, faith leaders agree
‘No more fake fights’: Sunday morning worship at GA inspires, sings
“I am tapping out of the fake fights that distract us!”
Ware Lecturer Krista Tippett urges ‘listening as a civic tool’
In these toxic times, ‘Are we not of interest to each other?’ she asks.
Du Monds win President’s Award for Volunteer Service
UUA president presents volunteers Barbara and Charles Du Mond with award for years of service.
What are all those yellow stripes?
General Assembly is the site of country’s largest temporary hearing loop installation.
Berry Street lecture takes on clergy sexual misconduct among UU ministers
Secrecy harms victims and congregations, honesty fosters healing, the Rev. Gail Seavey urges fellow ministers.
Speakers at GA workshop call for Palestinian rights
Panelists, audience voice strong support for Palestinians.
With angel wings, UUs respond to Westboro protesters at General Assembly
With angel wings lent from Orlando, hundreds of UUs overwhelm Westboro Baptists’ anti-LGBT protest.
In new model for difficult GA topics, panelists discuss divestment
Four individuals share personal stories, discuss difficulty of the topic.
Financial advisor’s report: ‘I see hope’
UUA Financial Advisor Larry Ladd reflects on health of the Association, joys of service.
UU Ministers Association hosts presidential candidates
The candidates for Unitarian Universalist Association president answer questions from UU ministers at pre-General Assembly event.
Rev. William Barber brings crowd to its feet at racial justice rally
Public witness event features interfaith leaders, young adults.