Videos of the Spring 2017 Minns Lectures on "Historical and Future Trajectories of Black Lives Matter and Unitarian Universalism" featuring the Rev. Mark Morrison-Reed and the Rev. Rosemary Bray McNatt with Rev. Mary Margaret Earl and DiDi Delgado responding.
Friends, the first ever UU Talks event is being held in Boston at UUA Headquarters on Friday, April 28th. Get your tickets here! The UUA chapel is not very large so we expect it to sell out. UU Talks events are modeled after the popular TED Talk format, but in this case feature talks inspired … Continue reading Attend the Inaugural UU TALKS event April 28th at UUA Headquarters
This coming UUA General Assembly conference is the 10 year anniversary of the "You're a Uni-What?!" video. You heard me. Ten years... The Rev. Amy Freedman and I filmed the interviews at General Assembly 2007. Our segments were filmed in our living room in front of a projector screen. That was BEFORE social media. BEFORE … Continue reading Celebrating 10 Year Anniversary of the “You’re a Uni-What?” Video
Friends, I'm excited share some more details about the new UU Talks project and to get you excited to: participate as a host congregation brainstorming ideas for speakers and if able, to help crowdfund our Fall launch event Next week we'll be sharing a form you can use to express your interest. Now for an … Continue reading Introducing the new UU Talks Project!
The following list of tips for attending the General Assembly conference of the Unitarian Universalist Association was first made collaboratively by the UU Growth Lab in 2011. I have been updating based on your comments. Have a tip? Add it as a comment on this post. UUA's 2016 General Assembly takes place June 22-26 in … Continue reading Tips for attending UUA General Assembly 2016 Edition
This video comes via the Rev. Edmond Robinson of the Unitarian Universalist Meeting House of Chatham, MA. A light hearted outreach video featuring lyrics that nicely describes their congregation and Unitarian Universalism at large. Official Video Description A cute little song celebrating the UU Meeting House of Chatham, MA, at the "elbow" of Cape Cod, … Continue reading At the UU Meeting House
The Unitarian Universalist Association's UUA General Assembly 2016 conference is coming up fast! I'm excited to be leading the morning professional day program for the UU Association of Membership Professionals. We'll be exploring social media, storytelling, building relationships, membership growth and social media planning. I don't know if my talk is being live streamed or … Continue reading GA Program for the UU Association of Membership Professionals
October 22-25, 2015 * Morristown, NJ Behold the awesome! It is the LREDA Fall Conference with a focus that all Unitarian Universalist congregations and their religious leaders need to wrap their minds and ministry around: Social Media and Technology Theme Based Ministry Full Week Faith Yes, we're talking Religious Education Without Walls and our keynotes, … Continue reading Join us for RE Without Walls: Technology, Theme-Based Ministry, and Full Week Faith!
Friends, if you want to rock your social media and grow your congregation come the Fall, join me on May 16th for a day-long training at our UU congregation in Framingham, MA. We have a tiny window to infuse our teams with new ideas, intention and skills if they are going to be ready to implement … Continue reading Event: UU Social Media and Membership Growth – May 16, Framingham, MA
One of the highlights of my years of guest speaking at Unitarian Universalist congregations happened October 5th, 2014! I was leading the service at High Plains Unitarian Universalist Church in Colorado, Springs speaking on "Friendship in the Digital Age." This was during a service after a weekend training on UU Social Media and Growth. Following … Continue reading Peter’s video on “Welcoming Newcomers” with song by Joe Uveges!