Challenging Injustice, Advancing Human Rights

The Unitarian Universalist Service Committee advances human rights through grassroots collaborations.

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Love Resists

Creating safer, more just, welcoming and sustainable communities.

Love Resists is a collaborative response to the criminalization of people on the basis of identity, particularly migrants, people of color, and LGBTQ people. The campaign activates people of faith and conscience to resist the harm inflicted by criminalization. 

Love Resists Resources

Tools and workshops focused on grassroots partnership, sanctuary and solidarity, and programs for accompaniment:

  • Leading Congregations
    Resources for people in a professional or lay leadership role in congregations to help them mobilize their communities.
  • Love Resists with Congregational Organizing webinar
    Unitarian Universalist congregations are developing comprehensive models for successful justice ministries. This webinar is an opportunity to learn from the experiences of congregations large and small.
  • Tools for Sanctuary and Solidarity
    A range of tools and series of online workshops to help equip congregations, State Action Networks, and community activists to address the escalating threats to human rights unleashed by the new administration. Developed through a partnership of the Unitarian Universalist College of Social Justice, Unitarian Universalist Service Committee, Unitarian Universalist Association, UURISE and Side With Love.
  • Sanctuary Toolkit
    Developed for Unitarian Universalist congregations considering offering physical sanctuary.

Sanctuary and Solidarity Webinars:

  • Faithful Discernment
    Is your congregation called to offer sanctuary?
  • The Path Toward Sanctuary
    A discussion of the “nuts and bolts” of becoming a sanctuary congregation for those that have discerned that they have the capacity and commitment to continue down this path.