GA celebrates completion of ‘Tapestry of Faith’

Sunday, June 23, 2013
Judith Frediani presented the Rev. Dr. Linda Olson Peebles with an award recognizing her contributions to religious education on Saturday. Frediani was honored in turn for leading the Tapestry of Faith program during Sunday morning's plenary. © 2013 Nancy Pierce/UUA

The General Assembly on Sunday thanked Judith Frediani for her work leading the UUA’s religious education staff in developing the comprehensive curriculum Tapestry of Faith. The Rev. Terry…

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Fahs lecture: Race, immigration, and religious education

Sunday, June 24, 2012

“Children in the preschool years are generally trying to make sense of what they’re seeing,” including what they’re seeing of racial differences, said Louise Derman-Sparks, a well-known anti-bias…

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Building the world we dream about

Saturday, June 23, 2012
Dr. Mark Hicks (©Nancy Pierce)

In a three hour workshop on Saturday morning, Dr. Mark Hicks, Angus MacLean Professor of Religious Education at Meadville Lombard Theological School, gave participants a taste of his…

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Talking about immigration with children and youth

Saturday, June 23, 2012
Youth at General Assembly (©Nancy Pierce)

Gail Forsyth-Vail, adult programs director of the Unitarian Universalist Association, assembled a panel of three religious educators to discuss how Unitarian Universalist congregations could talk about immigration issues…

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Approved: Amendments pertaining to RE Credentialing Committee

Sunday, June 26, 2011

Delegates at Sunday morning’s plenary session approved a series of bylaw changes that clarify the procedures for the Religious Education Credentialing Committee in either revoking or suspending the…

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Scholars of color assess Unitarian Universalist history

Saturday, June 25, 2011

At a General Assembly workshop titled “Looking Back, Looking Forward: Scholars of Color Assess Our History,” three UU scholars of color spoke about the contributions of people of…

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Faith formation in a multicultural world

Saturday, June 25, 2011

During the lunch break today, I was able to sit down and talk with Dr. Mark A. Hicks, the Angus MacLean Professor of Religious Education at Meadville Lombard…

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Faith formation in a changing world

Thursday, June 23, 2011

“People want to connect, but they want to connect in different ways than the way we are all still connecting in worship and adult programs,” said Lisa Elliott,…

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UUA’s sexuality work gets mixed report

Friday, June 25, 2010

The Rev. Debra Haffner, director of the Religious Institute, a multifaith organization formed to advocate for sexual health, education, and justice in faith communities and society, shared her…

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