Media roundup: Unitarian Universalists offer pastoral presence, resistance during contentious election
Also in the news: Louisville church provides sanctuary to protesters against police brutality; congregations in Massachusetts and Missouri will host homeless shelters all winter.
The UUs making medical debt disappear
A Tennessee congregation erases $4.2 million in debt for people in need.
Congregations mark big anniversaries
Major anniversaries for UU Church of the Restoration and UU Congregation at Rock Tavern; congregational projects in Illinois, Indiana, and Maine.
Kansas church wins court battle to host homeless shelter
Shawnee Mission Unitarian Universalist Church wins court battle to house homeless people in Lenexa, Kansas.
SMILE Project helps teens realize their potential
An Illinois congregation’s internship program offers students valuable firsthand workplace experience.
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.
Three UUs presented top awards at 2019 GA
The Rev. Dr. Mark Morrison-Reed, CB Beal, and Denise Rimes honored at 2019 General Assembly.
Together for the long haul
Faced with costly renovations, a suburban congregation and an urban community ministry embarked on an innovative campaign to rejuvenate both of their historic buildings.
What sustains your breath?
As metaphorical scuba divers, we can control the depths to which we dive and grow more skilled through experience.
Ministry and the literacy of being human
If my role as an educator is my ministry, then every act of education is my prayer.
West Virginia UU wins Pulitzer Prize for investigative reporting
Charleston Gazette-Mail reporter Eric Eyre investigated prescription drug abuse.
Fire destroys UU community center in destitute part of Tulsa
Unitarian Universalist ministers say their community ministry—which provides food and community space—will not slow down.