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Better than Sunday school

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Better than Sunday school

Forty hours of Chalice Camp is almost as much time as kids would get in a full year of Sunday school.

Nicole Sweeney Etter | 1/7/2019 | Winter 2018

UUA membership rises for first time since 2008

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UUA membership rises for first time since 2008

But children’s enrollment in religious education continues to drop.

Christopher L. Walton | 11/5/2018 | Winter 2018

A year of gratitude

Life

A year of gratitude

A children’s book lovingly depicts a year in the lives of modern Native Americans.

Sonja L. Cohen | 11/1/2018 | Winter 2018

My tender places are a source of strength

Life

My tender places are a source of strength

Out of the blue, the 5-year-old turned to me and said matter-of-factly, ‘You’re fat.’

Lindasusan Ulrich | 3/1/2018 | Spring 2018

News brief: UUA president praises Boy Scouts’ change welcoming transgender boys

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News brief: UUA president praises Boy Scouts’ change welcoming transgender boys

Morales: ‘This is a significant step in the direction of greater inclusion for the BSA.’

Christopher L. Walton | 2/1/2017

Roo, exactly as he is

Life

Roo, exactly as he is

When we invite children to tell the truth about themselves, when we meet them with compassion and acceptance, we become a sanctuary.

Jen Shattuck | 1/30/2017 | Winter 2016

Raising UU interfaith ambassadors

Life

Raising UU interfaith ambassadors

We must help Unitarian Universalist children and youth engage deeply with a variety of faith traditions.

Michelle Richards | 10/3/2016

Empty nest, now what?

Life

Empty nest, now what?

After more than two decades, I’ve reached a new parenting milestone.

Kimberly French | 5/9/2016 | Spring 2016

The wisdom of play

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The wisdom of play

A little playfulness can go a long way.

Anthony Makar | 7/20/2015 | Summer 2015

Harmony, the ‘un-church’

Life

Harmony, the ‘un-church’

Innovative lay-led congregation has unusually high ratio of children to adults.

Nicole Sweeney Etter | 2/3/2014 | Winter 2013

Choice words

Life

Choice words

Hands-off parenting gives kids choices they aren’t ready to make.

Marcy Campbell | 8/26/2013 | Fall 2013

Kite mother

Spirit

Kite mother

I kept hoping that one day I would up and be the mother from the greeting card picture.

Meg Barnhouse | 3/4/2013

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