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This is the administrative account for the TRUUsT website

Prayers on Transgender Day of Remembrance

Today, November 20, is a day of mourning for the transgender community. On this day we grieve for those we’ve lost in the past year to anti-trans violence, a practice that started in 1988 in the wake of the murder of … Continue reading

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TRUUsT Responds to Tuesday’s Election

TRUUsT members took to Facebook to respond to the outcome of Tuesday’s election. Here is a selection of the words and images that were shared in the first twenty-four hours. Continue reading

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TRUUsT Announces Partnership with UUMA on New Ministerial Formation Network

TRUUsT is excited to announce a partnership with the Unitarian Universalist Ministers Association (UUMA) on their new Ministerial Formation Program, which is being piloted from November 2016 through June 2017. 

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Big News: TRUUsT Expands Membership!

Where before TRUUsT included only ministers, religious educators, and ministerial candidates, membership is now open to all trans UUs who are living out a call to ministry within Unitarian Universalism. Continue reading

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Disability + Sexuality + Gender: Help Advance the Conversation!

TRUUsT is excited to announce a partnership with EqUUal Access, an organization of Unitarian Universalists living with disabilities, along with their families, friends, and allies, that works to enable the full engagement of people with disabilities in UU communities and … Continue reading

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A Historic Occasion: First-Ever Retreat of Unitarian Universalist Trans Religious Professionals

Last week marked a historic occasion. From Monday April 11 through Thursday April 14, fifteen Unitarian Universalist transgender and genderqueer ministers and religious educators gathered together in a first-ever retreat at the beautiful Asilomar retreat center in Pacific Grove, California. … Continue reading

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Mr. Barb Greve Featured in the Daily News of Newburyport

In the article “As Part of Annual Service, Transgender Minister to Speak,” the Daily News of Newburyport, Massachusetts, reported in April on Mr. Barb Greve’s visit to the First Religious Society, Unitarian Universalist, of Newburyport. Barb delivered a sermon entitled “Courage … Continue reading

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Mr. Barb Greve and Rev. Sean Parker Dennison Present at the Transgender Religious Summit

At her blog Crossing the T, Rev. Allyson Robinson reported in January on her experience attending the second Transgender Religious Summit hosted by the Pacific School of Religion in Berkeley, California. In a post entitled “Transgender Religious Summit Themes – Relational … Continue reading

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Rev. Sean Parker Dennison Featured in UU World

In November, in the article “Congregations Welcome Transgender People,” the UU World reported on welcoming experiences many transgender people have in Unitarian Universalist congregations. The article included a discussion of Rev. Sean Parker Dennison’s experience being called as the minister … Continue reading

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