The Central East Regional Group is now collecting for relief for those UU Congregations affected by Hurricane Sandy. Learn more...
The Unitarian Universalist discussion guide to The New Jim Crow: Mass Incarceration in the Age of Colorblindness, selected as the 2012-2013 Unitarian Universalist Association (UUA) Common Read, is now available. Intended to help groups reflect on the book and consider together what steps they are called to take, as people of faith, in response to Alexander's call for awareness and action, the discussion guide is adaptable for congregational, cluster, or district programming for adults of all ages and life stages. Two formats are offered: A single, 90-minute session and three, 90-minute sessions. Download your copy for free from UUA.org: http://bit.ly/u0d55t.
Assessing Sexual Health: An Online Guide for Unitarian Universalist Association Congregations
Is your congregation sexually healthy and responsible? Rev. Debra W. Haffner, President of Religious Institute, Inc. and an ordained Unitarian Universalist minister, has created an assessment guide for congregations on their sexual health policies and procedures. Designed for clergy and lay leaders, the guide consists of 9 check lists known as building blocks. A church could use all or part of the building blocks depending on their size and capabilities and where they are in the Safe Congregation Process.
UUA President Peter Morales and the General Assembly Planning Committee are delighted to announce that Beacon Press author Eboo Patel has been named the 2013 Ware Lecturer for the UUA General Assembly in Louisville, KY. Learn more at http://bit.ly/qrWUyt