Multicultural Leadership School: Register by June 1

Written by T. Resnikoff // May 15th 2014 // Events and Opportunities, Featured Young Adults, Featured Youth, Mosaic, UUA // no comments


Only a Few Spots Remain for Summer 2014 session! Several places remain in the Summer 2014 Unitarian Universalist Association Multicultural Leadership School (MLS) in Boston, MA,  Friday, July 25 through Tuesday, July 29. This training is designed specifically for Unitarian Universalist (UU) Youth and Young Adults of Color (ages 15-35), equipping them be leaders in their UU congregation, or on the district or national level. Experienced facilitators lead the group to build relationships, grow in leadership and inter-cultural collaboration skills, explore racial/ethnic identity and deepen faith. The only cost is a $200 registration fee, which is payable on acceptance to the MLS. Travel, lodging, and most meals are provided. Read more here, or proceed directly…

Find Your Calling in 25 Hours

Written by T. Resnikoff // February 28th 2014 // Events and Opportunities, Featured Young Adults // one comment


Meadville Lombard Theological School invites you to discover your calling to ministry, March 26–27, 2014. Enjoy 25 hours of exploration:– Connect with current students – Sit in on class sessions – Meet powerhouse Unitarian Universalist faculty in ministry, teaching, academics, and activism Discern your call to ministry within the context of the changing religious landscape of the modern era. Your engagement with a learning community that grows 21st century ministries will enlarge your perspectives, and could change your life path! The 25 hours starts at 2:00pm on Wednesday, March 26 and ends at 3:00pm on Thursday, March 27.  $40 registration fee covers a one night in a hotel and most meals. Contact: Justine Urbikas |…

Men Who Fight for Reproductive Justice

Written by T. Resnikoff // January 7th 2014 // Events and Opportunities, Social Justice // no comments


Join the Fight – By Phone The “Reproductive Justice Ministry with UU Men” webinar, January 13 at 3:30pm EST, highlights male-identified issue experts from across the racial and sexual orientation spectrum discussing why men should be involved in reproductive justice work, how to be a good ally, and what reproductive justice means for men.  Register here. Guest Speakers: Michael Mitchell, Director of Communications at the Religious Coalition for Reproductive Choice, has two and a half decades of experience working at the intersections of sexuality, religion, politics and culture. Colin Adamo, Young Men’s Initiative Coordinator at Advocates for Youth, has collaborated with renowned sexual health educators to develop programs for college students and adolescents. Kashif Syed, Reproductive Justice…

Small Group Ministry Institute

Written by T. Resnikoff // April 18th 2013 // young adults // no comments


Monday, July 22 – Friday, July 26 Murray Grove Retreat and Renewal Center, Lanoka Harbor, NJ 08734   Sponsored by the UU Small Group Ministry Network and the Central East Regional Group, UUA. An Institute is a “working conference” designed for SGM enthusiasts from congregations of all sizes. Open to new and experienced program organizers, facilitators, ministers, religious educators, and other congregational leaders. As participants, you will: Learn about and practice Small Group Ministry through hands-on workshops, presentations, daily group sessions, worship, and networking Explore the impact of Small Group Ministry/Covenant Groups in congregations Build your facilitator skills, including problem resolution Create and select effective sessions, including the use of art, music, and movement Develop…