Media Roundup: Choosing creative safety over risky return to 'normal'
A weekly guide to stories about Unitarian Universalists from other media sources
UUA: Congregational ministries are essential, but should remain virtual only
Unitarian Universalist Association urges its congregations to plan on virtual-only gatherings for next twelve months as COVID-19 continues to endanger lives.
Media Roundup: Ministries of presence and welcome undermined by COVID-19
Media Roundup: Faith informs and empowers action
Media Roundup: COVID-19 provides new perspective on what's possible
Media Roundup: Ministers reflect on COVID-19
UUA General Assembly will be entirely virtual
Annual conference, which had been scheduled for June 24–28 in Providence, Rhode Island, will take place entirely online, UUA announces.
Media Roundup: Congregations adjust to pandemic-altered worship and outreach
Pandemic response resources help congregations adapt
UUA staff curate a library of resources to help congregations adapt to COVID-19; Pandemic Response Fund provides grants to local groups and religious professionals in need.
Media Roundup: Challenges and opportunities in a rapidly changing world
Baton Rouge church quickly opens childcare center for healthcare workers
In one weekend, the Unitarian Church of Baton Rouge, Louisiana, closed its building, shifted to online worship, and welcomed a childcare program for healthcare workers.
Congregations adapt to COVID-19 by going online
Offering worship services and other opportunities to connect online is “a forced exercise in emergence,” says the Rev. Karen Johnston, and “an opportunity to find people who need us.”