Association News

Starting Your Love Resists Team

Most UU congregations are part of resisting the repressive policies that have intensified under the Trump administration in some way. The goal of Love Resists is to support congregations to be a more effective part of resistance by (1) deepening our collective power analysis of how criminalization – the driving force behind mass incarceration and … Continued

UUA Staffing Changes

Unitarian Universalist Association (UUA) President the Rev. Susan Frederick-Gray shared the following update on staffing changes at the UUA: It’s my pleasure to share some exciting updates about new leadership for two of the most urgent areas of our faithful work: 1) countering white supremacy and advancing racial equity, and 2) public witness, organizing and … Continued

Hurricane Irma Recovery Fund

With Hurricane Irma—the most powerful Atlantic hurricane ever recorded—barreling across Florida after devastating parts of the Caribbean, there is likely to be significant damage similar to what Hurricane Harvey inflicted. We know that long after the initial clean-up, real recovery can take months or years. … continue on the UU Association website.

Hurricane Harvey Recovery Fund

On Friday night, August 25, Hurricane Harvey made landfall as a Category 4 Storm and brought with it deadly winds and rain to an area of the United States millions call home. Much of the Texas Gulf Coast has been impacted and communities in Louisiana and across the state of Texas are still coping with … Continued

UUA President Condemns Directive

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 on the UU Association website.

UUA President Selects Acting COO

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 on the UU Association … Continued

UUA Denounces Supreme Court Decision

Unitarian Universalist Association (UUA) President the Rev. Susan Frederick-Gray issued the following statement in response to today’s Supreme Court decision regarding President Trump’s executive order on travel: … continue on the UU Association website.

Susan Frederick-Gray Elected UUA President

Minister of Phoenix, Arizona, congregation wins three-way race to become UUA’s ninth elected president and the first woman elected to the office. … continue on the UU Association website.

Unitarian Universalist Common Read

A Common Read invites participants to read and discuss the same book in a given period of time. A Common Read can build community in our congregations and our movement by giving diverse people a shared experience, shared language, and a basis for deep, meaningful conversations. … continue on the UU Association website.

UUA Condemns Anti-Gay Purge

As our nation and government continue to be rocked by the continuing revelations of the Trump Administration’s ties to Russia, the global LGBTQ community is equally alarmed by the horrific reports that gay men are being persecuted by Chechen police.  … continue on the UU Association website.