Into the beyond
Changing how we do church is scary, but not changing means decline and a lost opportunity.
Harmony, the ‘un-church’
Innovative lay-led congregation has unusually high ratio of children to adults.
How a small church chose to invest in a more ambitious future.
Disco ball and candlelight
At First Parish in Bedford, worship is ‘holy theater’ and anything but stuffy.
Souls bold enough to experiment
An attitudinal shift transformed All Souls New London.
‘We know why we’re here’
Meet the Unitarian Universalist Church of Ogden, Utah.
UUA membership growth, 2001–2011
Over the past decade, Unitarian Universalism has grown in 33 states and D.C.
Three in a thousand
A new survey estimates that 0.3 percent of American adults identify as Unitarians. That’s not very many—but it’s a lot more than belong to our churches.
Flexibility is key at Wisconsin congregation
Membership at Lake Country UU Church has more than doubled since 2006.