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It is a lot easier today to walk the life of a gay man; however, back in the 70s and
80s, it was not nearly as easy. Snowdancer will take a walk through the foibles fae faced along with the struggles fae encountered on … read more.
- Save and Grow Our Mississippi UU Churches August 15, 2023In partnership, the Unitarian Universalist Church of Jackson (UUJXN) and the Unitarian Universalist Congregation of Tupelo (UUCT) are seeking to create a shared ministry to grow and sustain our congregations and establish a new foundation for liberal religious exploration in Mississippi. By joining resources, UUJXN and UUCT are seeking to hire the Reverend Edith A. ...
- Rev. Dr. Sofía Betancourt elected UUA President and new Article II: Values and Covenant advanced at 2023 General Assembly June 29, 2023Between June 21st and 25th, over 4000 Unitarian Universalists, including 2593 delegates from 715 congregations participated in the annual UUA General Assembly in Pittsburgh, PA or virtually. During the proceedings Rev. Dr. Sofía Betancourt was elected UUA President to serve a six year term. She will be the first queer individual and the first woman ...
- Cool Off & Charge Up June 17, 2023Due to the recent storms causing power outages, UUJXN is responding to the MS Rapid Response Coalition’s call for churches to serve as cooling and charging stations. We are open Saturday, June 18th until 5:30 pm if you need to cool off or charge your devices. We will be open again Sunday beginning at 10:30 am. ...
Most churches only follow one religious tradition, but I am interested in exploring many. Here at UUJXN I can learn about many religious traditions and explore how their practices can be meaningful for me and my life!
I was looking for a religiously liberal community where I would find support for living out my values without having to compromise my beliefs. I found that and so much more at UUCJ!