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- Meditation on February
"About February" by Kathleen Montgomery
February is not for the faint hearted, I think.
It is so exceedingly ordinary,
having neither the romance of spring
nor the bravado of winter.
And the ordinary is tough, it seems to me, demanding as it does not only endurance but imagination. (Tue, Feb 10, 2015)
- OWL Sexuality Education Updated
Our Whole Lives: Sexuality Education for Grades 7-9 is fully revised and available from the UUA Bookstore. This progressive, inclusive, comprehensive program is the keystone in the lifespan series of sexuality education programs the UUA and United Church of Christ published together beginning 1999. (Tue, Feb 10, 2015)
- Welcome to our new site!
We’re proud to introduce the new UUA.org, home of the Unitarian Universalist Association and representing our 1,000 local congregations. Here’s your quick guide to what’s new, what’s the same and what’s next for this website, with a video introduction from UUA President Peter Morales. (Tue, Feb 10, 2015)
- Reclaim Your Prophetic Witness
In Reclaiming Prophetic Witness, author Paul Rasor dispels the myth that conservative Christianity is the only religious voice in the national debates on key social issues. This book will inspire you to lift your voice and reclaim a place in the public conversation. (Wed, Feb 4, 2015)
- Selma, A Life Lesson from Hollywood
Have you seen Selma yet? Check out this excellent review and reflection of the movie and its UU connections from UU World, with links to download a handy discussion guide. And be sure to go see it! (Wed, Feb 4, 2015)
- Unitarian Universalist Sues to Breastfeed at Work
UU World reports on Kate Frederick’s battle with her former employer, the New Hampshire Department of Health and Human Services, for refusing to allow her to breastfeed her son in a private space at work or drive to his nearby daycare center during work breaks to feed him there. (Wed, Feb 4, 2015)
- Climate Justice Month
From World Water Day to Earth Day (March 22 to April 22, 2015), Unitarian Universalists and other people of faith and conscience will begin a spiritual journey for climate justice.
Climate Justice Month is being organized by Commit2Respond, the new environmental justice initiative led by UU groups across our faith movement. Join Commit2Respond to participate, and if you’re a congregational leader, save the dates for Climate Justice Sunday and Earth Day observances. (Fri, Jan 30, 2015)
- Calling All Congregations: Certify Today
All UUA member congregations are required to log in and complete the annual Certification of Membership report by the deadline of Wednesday, February 4, 2015, at 5 p.m. PT. This is a requirement to have voting delegates at General Assembly 2015. (Fri, Jan 30, 2015)
- Clergy Takes Congress to Lunch
Unitarian Universalist ministers joined interfaith partners to stage a protest during lunch in front of members of Congress and their staff. Find out what happened next. (Tue, Jan 27, 2015)