I Am a Unitarian Universalist

Personal Stories, Advice, and Support 63 People

    How I Found My Religion As a Uu

    Before I even knew about Unitarian Universalism, I wanted to have a religion, but I didn't want to be tied to a particular dogma or set of practises. I wanted to have my own faith and I especially dislike intolerance! I kept trying to invent my own religion, but I couldn't do it...
    BlueUU BlueUU
    18-21, M
    5 Responses Apr 18, 2009

    I love being a UU. However,

    it's a little hard for me because I live in a Christian home. I do tend to get around easily and I know I have to be careful about what things I should say. I am a UU because I believe in equality among all peoples. I never believed in having a certain doctrine or a creed. I...
    JK7452 JK7452
    22-25, F
    Apr 30, 2015

    I Am A Proud UU

    I am a proud UU. I joined my church a couple of years back and I am very proud of my decision. I love the freedom of thought that UU encourages and it's very warm embrace of fellow human beings. I keep quiet about politics but I love what I do at my church. I used to be an...
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    2 Responses Sep 30, 2013

    One of my favorite song is My Sweet Lord by

    George Harrison. I think of it not only as a beautiful song, but a deeply spiritual song. It's a song I would like to take with me to church. But in churches that have rigid doctrines, this song would not be welcome because it is a song sung in devotion to the Indian deity...
    holloway64 holloway64
    46-50, M
    1 Response Feb 16, 2014

    The Principles and Purposes of Unitarian Universalism

    There are seven principles which Unitarian Universalist congregations affirm and promote: The inherent worth and dignity of every person; Justice, equity and compassion in human relations; Acceptance of one another and encouragement to spiritual growth in our...
    UUPagan3 UUPagan3
    31-35, F
    2 Responses Dec 2, 2008

    Beliefnet Group

    I just wanted to mention a belieftnet group I started called Unitarian Universalist Coffee hour. We have some members and we're starting some discussions so if you want to join just type it in the group search o nthe beliefnet website. Non UUs are welcome.
    UUPagan3 UUPagan3
    31-35, F
    1 Response Jan 11, 2009

    Unitarian Universalist

    I am an UU because of the way they think and how they judge others based on their personal values and not their religious beliefs.
    Ranata Ranata
    41-45, M
    4 Responses May 25, 2012

    Why I'm Uu

    I self-initiated as a witch 12 years ago and while I knew then and know now that is the path I'm meant to take, I didn't have the community I knew I needed in a my spirituality. Paganism is very discriminated against and I can't shout "I'm pagan" to just...
    UUPagan3 UUPagan3
    31-35, F
    5 Responses Nov 25, 2008

    Saving the World - a Revelation of Love

    God has been physically speaking to me for over 9 years.  He has a new plan, and it's not trial and tribulation.  It's love and redemption.  This page describes how he is going to do it:  http://www.cog-int.org/NWC.htm This is God's message to all his...
    JimmyWest JimmyWest
    61-65, M
    1 Response Aug 16, 2009
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