Congregations Who Have Taken Action
Unitarian Universalist Church of Tarpon Springs; Tarpon Springs, FL -
January 24, 2009
Universalist Unitarian Church of Peoria; Peoria, IL - January 29, 2011
Unitarian Universalist Fellowship of Corvallis; Corvallis, OR - May 15, 2011
Bellingham Unitarian Fellowship; Bellingham, WA - May 22, 2011
Unitarian Universalist Fellowship of Central Oregon; Bend,OR - May 22, 2011
Wy'east Unitarian Universalist Congregation; Portland, OR - May 22, 2011
Skagit Unitarian Universalist Fellowship; Mount Vernon, WA - June 12, 2011
Unitarian Universalist Fellowship of Montgomery; Montgomery, AL -
January 29, 2012
Unitarian Universalist Church of Bloomington-Normal; Bloomington, IL -
February 19, 2012
Unitarian Universalist Society of Cleveland; Cleveland, OH - May 20, 2012
ACTIONS YOU CAN TAKE:
- Learn about the Doctrine of Discovery and the UN Declaration on the Rights of Indigenous Peoples.
- Conduct Adult RE sessions about the 'Doctrine' and 'Declaration'.
- Convene Congregational Meetings to discuss how 2012 GA delegates should act on behalf of the congregation.
To download the flyer used at the 2010 GA, click here. This may be used in congregations as an informational document to introduce the issues for discussions. To download the original Congregational Packet, click here. This packet contains the sample Resolution individual congregations can adopt and distribute. To download the Congregational Packet that supports action at the Justice GA, click here. The sample Resolution in this Packet directs delegates to support the UUA process. To assist at educational and informational events, here are two PowerPoint presentations congregations may use. This one was used in Bellingham, WA; this one in Montgomery, AL. Feel free to use either, both, or modify for specific requirements and needs.