Category Archives: Developing TRUUsT

Interim TRUUsT Steering Committee

Three members of the TRUUsT community have volunteered to serve as interim/acting steering committee members and help TRUUsT move forward. Continue reading

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Update on TRUUsT Leadership

TRUUsT is saddened to share that Rev. Anya Johnston and Terry Cummings are no longer on the steering committee of TRUUsT. Both Anya and Terry profoundly broke the TRUUsT covenant and would not engage in efforts to call them back … Continue reading

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Survey of Trans+ Unitarian Universalists

The steering committee of TRUUsT has teamed up with the Unitarian Universalist Association’s office of Multicultural Growth & Witness to collect data on the experiences of Unitarian Universalists who are transgender, non-binary, intersex, agender, Two Spirit, or otherwise not cisgender. … Continue reading

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Largest-Ever Gathering of Trans Unitarian Universalist Leaders

Twenty-seven trans UU leaders gathered together for community, worship, and organizing to support the ministries of trans people within Unitarian Universalism. Continue reading

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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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Newly adopted Vision and Mission Statements for TRUUsT

Our Mission TRUUsT advocates for the gifts, safety, liberation, and leadership of transgender religious professionals in Unitarian Universalist ministries and institutions. Our Vision Born out of commitment to the gifts, safety, liberation, and leadership of transgender people, TRUUsT is at … Continue reading

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Looking for a Logo–*Contest*

Hello!  One thing that this website needs is a logo.  So I am announcing a logo contest.  The prize will be a basket of trans-related resources for you and/or your congregation.  There will be books, DVDs–even children’s resources! To enter, … Continue reading

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TRUUsT is Born!

Transgender Religious Professional Unitarian Universalists Together (TRUUsT) is a newly forming organization within the Unitarian Universalist Association of Congregations (UUA) that serves as a touchstone for transgender policy issues within the UUA. TRUUsT’s steering committee held its first meeting April … Continue reading

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