• What UU Campus Ministry Looks Like in Trump Times

    UU Campus Ministry Partners with Undocumented Student Center Submitted by the Rev. Beth Banks The Unitarian Universalist Church of Davis has a long-standing campus ministry, supported by a Senior Minister, a yearly intern and a Campus Committee from the congregation. Recently we’ve been asking what it would look like if we did more than provide a home-cooked meal, a facilitated discussion, activities, and pastoral care for students exploring Unitarian Universalist. This year we found out what that could mean. What has emerged is a very different campus ministry than anything we’ve done before. In 2014, Beth Banks, our Senior Minister went on a Unitarian Universalist College of Social Justice (UUCSJ) immersion trip to the border…

  • Reflections after Thrive Young Adult

    Kaitlin Dey, Thrive Young Adult alumni 2016 and 2017, shared this reflection at her congregation last Sunday: I spent the last 10 days in New Orleans. I attended Thrive Young Adult. Thrive is part of Grow Racial Justice that is for UU young adults of color, we dove deep into complex questions about identity, power, spirituality and leadership. We got to explore our roles as young adults of color in our UU movement, build relationships with one another around intersecting identities, share practices  for healing and resistance, and support each other on the path toward liberation. While I was at Thrive, I began dialogues about the beauty and the flaws of our faith. As the week continued and General Assembly began,…

  • Make an Impact: Be Dean of Youth Caucus

    LEAD YOUR PEERS @ GA Youth Caucus Deans are the leaders of the volunteer Youth Caucus Staff for General Assembly and applications are now open through August 10th. Deans work with the Youth Caucus Staff to fulfill the mission and purpose of Youth Caucus, which is to galvanize the youth of our movement by deepening our collective Unitarian Universalist spirituality and helping youth make an impact on our association through General Assembly. Over the last several months, I have enjoyed my time as Junior Dean. When I first started, I was nervous because I had never experienced leadership on such a large scale, but the idea that I would be working with so many new people in the coming…

  • Start Here

    General Assembly 2017 is almost here! We are so excited that you will be joining us for this incredible experience. Whether you attend every GA Youth Caucus event or come to orientation and then spend the rest of the week exploring the wide range of events, worships and workshops available throughout General Assembly, and whether this is your first or fifteenth General Assembly – we welcome you! You’ll find all of your Youth Caucus User Guide materials right here on Blue Boat in a special section. Each post covers a different topic that you’ll want to take a look at before your arrival in New Orleans. If you’d prefer, you can download a PDF Version of the User Guide….

  • Say Hi to YC Staff

    Meet them here virtually, before you meet them for real in NOLA!    

Latest Posts

What UU Campus Ministry Looks Like in Trump Times

July 12th 2017, no comments

UU Campus Ministry Partners with Undocumented Student Center Submitted by the Rev. Beth Banks The Un...

Reflections after Thrive Young Adult

July 11th 2017, no comments

Kaitlin Dey, Thrive Young Adult alumni 2016 and 2017, shared this reflection at her congregation las...

Make an Impact: Be Dean of Youth Caucus

June 15th 2017, no comments

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

Start Here

May 22nd 2017, no comments

General Assembly 2017 is almost here! We are so excited that you will be joining us for this incred...

Say Hi to YC Staff

May 22nd 2017, no comments

Meet them here virtually, before you meet them for real in NOLA!    ...

Sponsor Info

May 22nd 2017, no comments

Feel free to download and print this letter and the Youth Sponsor Parent/Guardian Sample Agreement. ...

Program Highlights

May 22nd 2017, no comments

General Assembly is jam packed with tons of amazing programing. There’s no way you could do it all...

Lead at GA

May 22nd 2017, no comments

Getting Involved at General Assembly Hey everyone, Hannah, and Annalee here… your Youth Caucus...

Connect

May 22nd 2017, no comments

How can I connect with others while at GA? What is the Youth Caucus Social Media presence? In Person...

Get Support

May 22nd 2017, no comments

HI EVERYBODY! We are your Youth Caucus peer chaplains, Kiernan and Nyana, and we can’t wait to mee...