Please sign up to get more information regarding the New Sanctuary Movement and how your congregation can be a part of it. There will also be a workshop on the New Sanctuary Movement at Walking the Walk, November 14-16. Click here to sign-up for more information on the New Sanctuary Movement and get involved as […]
Greetings from the UUJM Board of Trustees! It has been a long summer, my friends. The immigrant families and children held in detention, the injustice on the streets in Ferguson, the escalating global conflicts, the unfolding climate crisis. Watching the news becomes a spiritual challenge in such times. But the best antidote that I have […]
Whatever happened to UULM? Do you still do legislative stuff? Why did you change your name? You may have heard these questions and more. Following the strategic planning process and appreciative inquiry sessions in 2013, the legislative ministry became the justice ministry — reflecting the multi-dimensional ministry we had been running for many years.
While each congregation’s needs differ, we have identified key components that are critical based on congregations with healthy and effective justice ministries. We believe these steps will help congregations identify healthy, accountable social justice ministries which can be integrated into congregational life as well as a preliminary plan to begin to build such ministries. The […]
What is a State Advocacy Network, anyway?