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UUCA is a growing community, and you can feel it in the hustle and bustle in the hallways and social hall every Sunday morning. People want to be a part of what UUCA is about in the world! Did you know that 175 people have joined UUCA in the last two years? We’ve grown so […]
What a season of contrasts we are in! “We have come through a historic election,” says the Rev. Ruth Garwood and the Rev. Mike Schuenemeyer of the National Religious Leadership Roundtable,
“Many of us were involved in important ways, working for the issues that we care about. Regardless of how one feels about the presidential results, the votes on ballot measures addressing lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender (LGBT) concerns were disappointing. While these ballot measures were only in a handful of states, the results affect us all.”
You never know what it’s going to be like when you’re the new guy. Walking into a new place always has a certain level of intimidation. You can never be sure how people are going to welcome you, and there is always the very common aversion to change (the recent presidential election being an anomaly). […]
A lot of folks may be unaware of a great video the UUA put out that introduces people to the basics about Unitarian Universalism. It’s in the Newcomer section of the website, and participants in the Exploring UUCA class see it too. Here it is for all to see and enjoy:
In light of the passage of Proposition 8 in California and similar blows experienced on election day which restrict the rights of bisexual, gay, lesbian, queer, and transgender people in other states (Florida, Arizona, Arkansas), the Unitarian Universalist Association has produced a video which makes clear the support of people of faith for marriage equality.