Events and Opportunities for Unitarian Unversalist youth and young adults

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  • Activate Your Social Justice this Summer

    Take Their Word for It – You’ll Be So Happy You Did From our friends at the Unitarian Universalist College of Social Justice (UUCSJ)  – ed. (linkback to original post here) Are you a high school aged youth who is wondering how to engage more fully in social justice work? We at UUCSJ have the program for you this very summer! But don’t take our word for it, hear about Activate Youth Justice Trainings from youth who have not only already participated in one Activate training, but are also choosing to do another this summer!   WHO: John Martin Tomlinson PROGRAM: Activate Southwest Borders 2015 and Activate NOLA: Racial Justice and Beloved Community 2017 “I…

  • Youth Ministry Training Webinar 9

    In the April Webinar, Natalie Briscoe, Congregational Life Staff in the Southern Region, and Kim Sweeney, Congregational Life Staff in the New England Region, talked about new models and methods for stellar Youth Ministry that may challenge our assumptions about what ministry to and with Youth can and should be.  When asked to sum up the webinar, Briscoe said “In particular we lifted up a vision of whole Unitarian Universalist communities where youth are a part of the entire congregation as well as having youth-specific space for developmentally appropriate stretching. We also explored methods for relationship-centered ministry (rather than program-centered ministry) that builds sustaining, multigenerational connections throughout the congregation. These models both rest on the foundational idea that youth…

  • Register for General Assembly Now!

    Registration for General Assembly 2017 in New Orleans, LA, June 21-25 is in full-swing. It’s not too late to join fellow Unitarian Universalists in worship, learning and action! Learn more here.

  • ELECTION: 2017 Youth Observers to the UUA BoT

    VOTE YOUR CHOICE BY APRIL 10, 2017   Learn about the voting process for the Youth Observer to the Unitarian Universalist Association Board of Trustees here. (Remember, youth vote as a block with their youth group.) Read their candidate statement here. Watch the videos by Aine Hunt and Tanner Linden explaining why they want to be your Youth Observer to the Unitarian Universalist Association Board of Trustees. (The videos appear in alphabetical order.) Access the On-line Ballot here. Or the paper ballot here.

  • Be a Delegate at GA 2017

    Did you know youth who are members of their congregation can represent their congregation at General Assembly by serving as delegates and voting in General Session (aka “Previously Plenary” aka “GenSesh” aka the way we conduct the business of the association)? Talk to your congregation’s leaders as soon as you can to start the process. They may be able to financially support your way to General Assembly. You’re also encouraged to apply for a scholarship because serving as a delegate increases your chance of getting a scholarship. The deadline to apply for scholarships is March 31st, so now is the time! Hannah Rigdon, Sr. Business Manager for Youth Caucus has some words of wisdom about the importance of…

More, more, more for Youth and Young Adult Unitarian Universalists

VIDEO: Apply to Be on Youth Caucus Staff

November 4th 2016, no comments

Last October, Jaidyn Bryant (Jr. Dean), Eric Broner (Sr. Dean), Colleen Lee (Sr. Worship Coordinator...

Youth Ministry Training Webinar 3

November 1st 2016, no comments

Kim Sweeney, Lead for Faith Formation and Safe Congregations, works in New England and loves rules. ...

Youth Ministry Training Webinar 2

September 21st 2016, no comments

What does a Healthy Youth/Adult Relationship Actually Look Like? In every training or conversation w...

Serve as Youth Chaplain at the United Nations

September 13th 2016, no comments

Lend Your Faith to Spring Seminar 2017 The Unitarian Universalist United Nations Office has extended...

Youth Ministry Training Series Starts September 2016!

August 30th 2016, 6 comments

Have you ever asked a Unitarian Universalist Association (UUA) staff person for an advisor training ...

Forge a Just Future with UU Women all Over the World

August 16th 2016, no comments

Discounted Registration Rate for Young Adult Women The International Women’s Convocation affirms e...

3 Big Lessons of Leadership

July 29th 2016, no comments

Apply to Serve as Youth Caucus Co-Dean and See What You Learn ! by Eric Broner, Co-Dean, Youth Caucu...

Lead the UU-UNO 2017 Spring Seminar

July 19th 2016, no comments

Apply Before July 25 to Lead “Interfaith Action to End Armed Violence” Every year in Apr...

Now’s Your Chance to Dean Youth Caucus

June 28th 2016, no comments

LEAD YOUR PEERS @ GA Youth Caucus Deans are the leaders of the volunteer Youth Caucus Staff for Gene...

Rally in Front of Wendy’s at General Assembly!

June 15th 2016, no comments

Rally for Economic Justice at General Assembly! This General Assembly we are protesting outside of W...

It’s Alive!

June 3rd 2016, no comments

The General Assembly 2016  Youth Caucus user guide is live and online – find it here:   ...

Text, Talk, Act with Your Youth or Young Adult Group

May 7th 2016, no comments

More than 20% of teenagers and young adults suffer some type mental health stress, and as many as 30...