If you’re a parent or guardian of a child or youth in UUCF’s Religious Exploration program, this is your page for calendars, forms, policies and other resources.

Monthly Family UUpdate

Calendar of RE events

Subscribe to the online UUCF children/youth calendar: Under “subscribe to this calendar,” (or click on the ical logo at the bottom of the calendar) click on

View a list of activities appropriate for your family or class by using the pull down menu under “All interest groups” to filter for

Forms for all ages

Forms for elementary grades

Forms for Grades 7-12

Rites of passage

Find out about the various milestones celebrated at UUCF for our children and youth.

RE policies and guidelines

Racial Justice

Beyond Unitarian Universalism

The Danger of a Single Story, Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie (video below)
“Our lives, our cultures, are composed of many overlapping stories. Novelist Chimamanda Adichie tells the story of how she found her authentic cultural voice – and warns that if we hear only a single story about another person or country, we risk a critical misunderstanding.”

White Fragility, by Robin DiAngelo
“White Fragility is a state in which even a minimum amount of racial stress be- comes intolerable, triggering a range of defensive moves. These moves include the outward display of emotions such as anger, fear, and guilt, and behaviors such as argumentation, silence, and leaving the stress-inducing situation.”

White Women’s Tears and the Men Who Love Them, by Robin DiAngelo
“As we develop our racial consciousness we learn how to express our emotions in ways that do not continually center whiteness. While we cannot control how our tears impact others, we need to find ways that don’t privilege our immediate emotional needs over the needs of people of color”

Leading Edge Conference 2016, from The Middle Project
materials from presenters at this year’s conference
Leading Edge Conference 2017, (Apr. 28-30)
The RACE problem? We’re not finished! At the 11th annual Leading Edge Conference, we will learn and teach each other the best practical wisdom for movement-making, mingled with theoretical underpinnings and theological reflection.

NEW  The Problem with Saying “All Lives Matter,” by Tyler Huckabee, Relevant Magazine

Campaign Zero
An effort, led by Black Lives Matter activists, to institute sustainable change in policing in the United States. Campaign Zero offers policy changes that will have the greatest likelihood of curbing or even ending police brutality.

UU parenting strategies and information

People to know

Our Program

Principles

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