6 Videos to Help You Prepare for UUA General Assembly 2017

For those of us going to this year’s General Assembly conference, the UUA has compiled a fabulous list of tools to help us prepare. It includes readings, videos, books and activities. Here are six videos featured in their list of preparatory tools. Me? I’m going to have a GA prep movie night…

Help us identify and retweet your UU climate march photos!

Want to get your photos into the climate march twitter feed, as well as retweeted by national UU Twitter accounts?  Here are two tips. 1. Tweet your photos and include one or more of  the following hashtags. Hashtag for the march:  #ClimateMarch Hashtag for faith contingent: #KeepersofFaith Hashtag for our national UU climate justice  campaign:Continue reading “Help us identify and retweet your UU climate march photos!”

Add Your UU Climate March Photos to Shared UU Album

Are you marching in the Peoples Climate March this weekend?  Share your photos of UUs in action via this national Unitarian Universalist shared Google Photo Album! The UU Commit2Respond climate justice campaign which includes (UU Ministry for Earth, UUA, UUSC and other UU climate organizations and programs) is inviting people to share their photos fromContinue reading “Add Your UU Climate March Photos to Shared UU Album”

On the “Historical and Future Trajectories of Black Lives Matter and Unitarian Universalism”

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.

Attend the Inaugural UU TALKS event April 28th at UUA Headquarters

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 inspiredContinue reading “Attend the Inaugural UU TALKS event April 28th at UUA Headquarters”

Tips for attending UUA General Assembly 2016 Edition

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 inContinue reading “Tips for attending UUA General Assembly 2016 Edition”

Join us for RE Without Walls: Technology, Theme-Based Ministry, and Full Week Faith!

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!”

Event: UU Social Media and Membership Growth – May 16, Framingham, MA

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 implementContinue reading “Event: UU Social Media and Membership Growth – May 16, Framingham, MA”

Peter’s video on “Welcoming Newcomers” with song by Joe Uveges!

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.  FollowingContinue reading “Peter’s video on “Welcoming Newcomers” with song by Joe Uveges!”