Unitarian Universalist Association - News Service

Updates from the Unitarian Universalist Association
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    We have news of UUs in Houston and Florida and updates on the disaster reliefs funds established to support their recovery.

    Continue reading Hurricane Harvey and Irma Recovery Funds.

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    The UUA has established a fund to assist congregations and their communities in recovering from Hurricane Irma.

    Continue reading Hurricane Irma Recovery Fund.

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    The Rev. Susan Frederick-Gray, President of the Unitarian Universalist Association (UUA), and Thomas Andrews, President and CEO of the Unitarian Universalist Service Committee (UUSC), issued the following statement in response to the Trump administration’s announcement to end the DACA program:

    Continue reading UUA, UUSC Leaders are Appalled by Decision to End DACA.

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    The UUA and UUSC have formed a joint recovery and relief fund for those impacted by Hurricane Harvey.

    Continue reading Hurricane Harvey Recovery Fund.

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    UUA President the Rev. Susan Frederick-Gray issued the following statement in response to Donald Trump’s directive banning transgender people from entering the military:

    Continue reading UUA President Condemns Directive Banning Transgender People from Military Service.

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    UUA President Rev. Susan Frederick-Gray reflects on showing up for love and justice in Charlottesville, VA.

    Continue reading Love Showed Up Today in Charlottesville.

  7. Elandria Williams and Mr. Barb Greve of the 2013 Right Relationship Team display the team's bright orange t-shirt to the Assembly.

    The Board of Trustees of the Unitarian Universalist Association (UUA) is pleased to announce the appointment of Co-Moderators following the passing of our beloved Moderator Jim Key in June. We are delighted that Mr. Barb Greve and Elandria Williams have agreed to serve as Co-Moderators until a special election for Moderator can be held at the 2018 General Assembly.

    Continue reading UUA Board of Trustees Appoints Two Co-Moderators.

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    UUA President the Rev. Susan Frederick-Gray issued the following statement in response to Donald Trump's plan to ban transgender people from serving in the U.S. military:

    Continue reading UUA President: Transgender Ban is Blatant Discrimination.

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    The Rev. Susan Frederick-Gray, President of the Unitarian Universalist Association (UUA), today announced the appointment of Carey McDonald as Acting Chief Operating Officer effective August 1. McDonald succeeds the Rev. Sarah Lammert who served as Interim Chief Operating Officer following the resignation of the Rev. Harlan Limpert in April.

    Continue reading Rev. Susan Frederick Gray Selects Carey McDonald to be Acting COO of UUA.

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    The Rev. Robin Tanner, minister of worship and outreach at Beacon Unitarian Universalist Congregation in Summit, NJ, joined the Revs. William Barber, Traci Blackmon, Jennifer Butler and others outside of Senator Mitch McConnell’s office to protest the deep cuts to Medicaid included in the most recent version of the Republican healthcare bill. Rev. Tanner joined the group as a representative of the UUA and she shared this reflection on her participation:

    Continue reading Arrested As An Act of Moral Obedience - A Reflection on the Healthcare Debate from Rev. Robin Tanner.