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    Summer Seminary Grad Seeks Answers

    For some, Summer Seminary left them with even more questions about their path to ministry. Jennica Davis-Hockett, Leadership Development Associate at the Unitarian Universalist Association (UUA), paired a Summer Seminary graduate with a first year seminarian at Meadville Lombard Theological School to get some answers.–Ed. Emily Conger grew up in New Jersey in the Metro New York District, and is now in Boulder, Colorado in the Mountain Desert District. She is currently pursuing her Master of Divinity at Meadville Lombard Theological School in Chicago.   Carter Smith is currently a freshman at the University of North Carolina at Asheville where she is majoring in Religious Studies. This past summer, she was a participant of the…

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    Sunday Challenge #2 – Tuesday Answer

    Survey Says: Who Was Michael Servetus? Michael Servetus was a Spanish theologian, physician, and humanist. He espoused strongly held Unitarian beliefs, bringing upon himself the wrath of John Calvin (and many others) which led to his execution for heresy. Many label Servetus the first Unitarian martyr and his writings influenced those who later founded Unitarian churches in Poland and Transylvania. His belief in the freedom of conscience (which inform the 4th and 5th principles of Unitarian Universalism) created a backlash which led to a new and more humane understanding of the religious in daily life: Widespread aversion to Servetus’s death has been taken as signaling the birth in Europe of the idea of religious tolerance,…

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    Sunday Challenge #2

    C’mon… Show Us What you Know…   Post your answer in the comment section to this post. Check back on Tuesday to find out how you did!

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    Reproductive Justice in Moving Pictures

    The youth group of the First Unitarian Universalist Church of Columbus has just released two videos, sharing what they learned about Reproductive Justice and the impact it has on the lives of real people – watch them here:  What is Reproductive Justice? Learn about the Unitarian Universalist Association and Reproductive Justice Reproductive Justice Stories Read the youth group’s Reproductive Justice Trip Daily Blog.

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    Luminary Leaders: Lighting a New Way

    Are you 14-18 or in your first year out of high school?          Are you dedicated to living your Unitarian Universalist faith?                 Are you a leader in your congregation, community, district or region?                        Or do you want to be?  Now is your time to apply to be a Luminary Leader. Join other youth leaders across the nation in lighting a new way. Visit uua.org/luminary to find out how to join. Apply for Level One and get access to a variety of open opportunities to lead. Apply for Level Two, which includes submitting an Experience Profile…

Recent Posts for Unitarian Universalist Youth (high school age)


Luminary Leaders: Lighting a New Way

October 22nd 2014, no comments

Are you 14-18 or in your first year out of high school?          Are you dedicated to living yo...


Sunday Challenge: TUESDAY ANSWER

October 14th 2014, no comments

1793 –> 1825 –> 1961 –> NOW! Dear Friends, Thanks for participating in the first of m...


Life, the Universe and… Everything

October 7th 2014, one comment

Summer Seminary Graduate Sofia Avery-Kapulski is so cool she lives in a yurt with a wood-burning sto...


What’s the Good News in Youth Ministry?

October 6th 2014, 2 comments

Find out this Wednesday at 7:30, Mountain Time Eric Bliss, Director of Religious Exploration, First ...


Figuratively/Literally on the Move? – Keep Connected!

August 19th 2014, one comment

“Life is a Journey”, and, “You Can’t Take it With You”: True AND False...


Massachusetts – Immigration Mayhem!

July 30th 2014, no comments

Controversy Breaks out at the Mass. State House Surrounding Immigrant Minors By Olivia McCormack and...


Witnessing the Reality of Reproductive Justice

July 21st 2014, no comments

Reproductive Justice Tour Daily Blog: Day 4 After a hiatus, we continue our reporting of the First U...


Showing + Sustaining Reproductive Justice

June 20th 2014, no comments

Reproductive Justice Tour Daily Blog: Day 2 and 3 Love Reaches Out in many ways, and during the week...


Our Vision for Reproductive Justice

June 19th 2014, one comment

Reproductive Justice Daily Blog: Day 1 Love Reaches Out in many ways, and during the week of June 16...


Youth Caucus Welcome Packet Released

June 10th 2014, no comments

The Youth Caucus Welcome Packet for General Assembly 2014 has been released! Containing essential in...


Take the Lead at Future General Assemblies

June 5th 2014, no comments

GA 2014 may still be a few weeks away, but we’re already on the lookout for the next Youth Caucus ...


Youth Observer 2014-15: Meet Candidates and Vote

May 15th 2014, no comments

BALLOTS DUE MONDAY, JUNE 2! Election of a Youth Observer for the 2014-15 term to the Unitarian Univ...