Dispatches from the annual General Assembly of the Unitarian Universalist Association each June, written by UU World writers.
Call to action for climate justice, featuring Lummi Nation
General Assembly public witness event calls UUs to commit to climate justice.
Session 3: UUA adopts Statement of Conscience on reproductive justice
In Friday’s General Session, UUA commits to reproductive justice, announces collaborative fundraising campaign, hears COA report on class.
Commission on Appraisal will remain independent, delegates vote
Delegates vote against bylaw amendment to make Commission on Appraisal a committee of the UUA board
Better process for handling cases of clergy sex misconduct
UUA has made strides in giving survivors of clergy sexual misconduct more voice in complaint process
Clark Olsen receives Distinguished Service Award
Longtime minister and activist earns Association's highest honor.
Synergy bridging worship full of cheers, song
“We were reminded tonight that each of our small actions come together to create greater change.”
GA Talk: #BlackLivesMatter is inevitable conclusion
Amanda Weatherspoon and Kenny Wiley situate contemporary Unitarian Universalism in relation to the #BlackLivesMatter movement.
Group considers ways to make GA more inclusive, engaging
Workshop participants discussed ways to help the UUA Board reimagine governance.
Why failure is not an option
Ministerial Conference at Berry Street essay presented by the Rev. Sean Parker Dennison.
Proposed change to Commission on Appraisal meets strong resistance
At a mini-assembly Thursday, a proposed change to the Commission on Appraisal met strong opposition.
Crowded assembly enthusiastic about reproductive justice
General Assembly delegates discussed, submitted amendments to a proposed Statement of Conscience on Reproductive Justice.
Session 2: Five new congregations join UUA
UUA welcomes five new congregations, hears reports from president, moderator, and Board of Trustees.