Sunday worship: Our covenant with all being

Sunday, June 23, 2013
William F. Schulz

Sunday morning’s General Assembly worship service took several thousand Unitarian Universalists and local visitors on an emotional tour to the farthest reaches of the universe and back. The…

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GA 2012 ends on upbeat note

Sunday, June 24, 2012
Closing Ceremony, 2012 General Assembly (©Nancy Pierce)

The Justice GA closed Sunday night with a rousing final worship. After five days of learning about immigration issues and after Saturday night’s massive candlelight vigil at the…

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Crestwell: ‘Go home and start a little trouble’

Sunday, June 24, 2012
The Rev. John Crestwell (©Nancy Pierce)

Plenary Hall was nearly filled to capacity on Sunday morning as General Assembly attendees gathered to worship together with song, prayer, and spirited words. Kellie Walker, David Glasgow,…

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Worship: Dreaming a better future

Friday, June 22, 2012
The Rev. Dr. Jeremy Taylor (©Nancy Pierce)

“Welcome, dreamers,” said the Rev. Meg Riley, senior minister of the Church of the Larger Fellowship (CLF). “Welcome, sojourners of the spirit.” She was speaking to about 200…

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Sunday worship: ‘We’ve found our center’

Sunday, June 26, 2011

Watch live streaming video from uuaga at livestream.com The Rev. Peter Morales, president of the Unitarian Universalist Association, welcomed GA attendees and visitors from the Charlotte community into…

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Ministry honored, examined in Service of the Living Tradition

Thursday, June 23, 2011

Watch live streaming video from uuaga at livestream.com The Rev. Michael A. Schuler offered an appraisal of ministerial authority during his sermon at the Service of the Living…

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49th General Assembly comes to an end

Sunday, June 27, 2010

Five days of workshops, business sessions, and worship ended with a grand flourish Sunday night with the closing ceremony for General Assembly 2010. It was a musical night….

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GA Sunday worship includes call for engagement with visitors

Sunday, June 27, 2010

General Assembly participants who hadn’t worn themselves out with a full round of workshops and other events since arriving Wednesday, were treated Sunday morning to a worship service…

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Celebrating multigenerational relationships

Saturday, June 26, 2010

Friday night activities included “Synergy: A Bridging Worship,” a service to honor bridging youth and lift up multigenerational relationships. Here are a few photos from the event—and be…

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There’s a whale in the room

Saturday, June 26, 2010

Mary Jo Nikolai was up most of Thursday night painting a moose head. She got her husband, Mike Huber, up at 4:30 so she could try a pair…

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Service of the Living Tradition: ‘I will look and see you’

Thursday, June 24, 2010

Thursday evening’s Service of the Living Tradition, one of the central worship services at the UUA’s annual General Assembly, honored ordained ministers, credentialed religious educators, and credentialed congregational…

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UUA apologizes to Utes in reconciliation worship service

Thursday, June 25, 2009

The opening worship service at the UUA’s 2009 General Assembly Wednesday night focused on the themes of world community and reconciliation. It was equal parts joyful and somber…

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