UUFA Announcements for December 4, 2017

Good Afternoon UUFA Members and Friends.   Happy 1st day of Chalica as we celebrate the 1st principle – The inherent worth and dignity of every being   Thank you Patrick for a wonderful introduction to the  UU Holiday of Chalica yesterday during service.  The decorated chalices that everyone in attendance made were lovely and the message … [Read more…]

UUJO – Climate Action Day at OH Statehouse

On October 12th, I’ll be joined by climate and clean energy activists from around the state to raise our voices to call for climate action and clean energy at the Statehouse. Now more than ever, Ohio legislators need to hear from you. There are concrete energy efficiency and sustainable energy policies we can promote to … [Read more…]

UU’s for a Just Economic Community Newsletter

Friends, The UUJEC Fall Newsletter is available for your enjoyment and circulation here. Please share it with your congregation. To view our archived newsletters, please visit our webpage  http://uujec.com/newsletters Thank you for your readership. Karla Chew, UUJEC Newsletter Editor

UUJO Annual Justice Assembly 2017

“Strength for the Journey: Expanding Our Skills, Engaging Our Spirits”​ Saturday, October 14 10 am – 4 pm   (check in and on-site registration at 9:30 am) ​Methodist Theological School in Ohio (MTSO) 3081 Columbus Pike, Delaware OH  43015 (once on campus, follow signs to “The Centrum”) Registration is on a sliding scale from $25 to … [Read more…]

Torda450 – Celebrating the Anniversary of Religious Tolerance

On January 13, 2018, one of the world’s first statements of religious tolerance will have its 450th anniversary. In 1568, in the city of Torda, in what is now Romania, a religious gathering presided over by Unitarian King John Sigismund proclaimed: “In every place the preachers shall preach and explain the Gospel each according to his understanding of it, and if the … [Read more…]

Support the Promise and the Practice of Our Faith Campaign

Imagine what our faith would look like if we upheld and centered the history, the perspectives, the voices, and the leadership of Black Lives of Unitarian Universalists… The Promise and the Practice of Our Faith Campaign is our opportunity to take the lead as a faith denomination in addressing our history of upholding white supremacy.  Together, we can collectively work to dismantle it and amend a long broken … [Read more…]

UUA Disaster Relief Fund

Our UU friends and neighbors in Florida and the Caribbean—including Puerto Rico and the U.S. Virgin Islands—have experienced extraordinary devastation following Hurricanes Irma and Maria. We invite you to contribute to the UUA Disaster Relief Fund (formerly the Hurricane Irma Recovery Fund) so the UUA can provide financial assistance to UU congregations impacted by these … [Read more…]