Reproductive Justice: 2015 Statement of Conscience

Sexuality Education in Public Schools 1994 Resolution of Immediate of Witness BECAUSE Unitarian Universalists affirm and promote the inherent worth and dignity of every person, and BECAUSE Unitarian Universalists affirm the value of loving relationships—heterosexual, gay, lesb
Continue Reading →

A Call to Affirmation, Confession and Covenant Regarding Human Sexuality, 1987

A Call to Affirmation
We affirm that sexuality is a good and beautiful gift of God, a gift of identity, and a way of being in
the world as male and female.

We affirm that we can feel positive about our bodies and our sexuality because we are c

Continue Reading →

Resolution On Family Life And Sex Education

WHEREAS, The biblical concept of man and his human relationships involves a Christian understanding of the proper role of home, sex, and the family, and

WHEREAS, Human sexuality and personality fulfillment may best be understood through teaching in the home and church;

Continue Reading →

Resolution On Permissiveness And Family Planning, 1977

WHEREAS, The permissiveness of the so called new morality has permeated our society and has affected even our churches, and

WHEREAS, We believe that the rights of the family are being infringed upon when information, medication, and supplies are being furnished the unmarrie

Continue Reading →

Resolution On Permissiveness And Family Planning, 1980

WHEREAS, The Southern Baptist Convention in annual session in 1977 spoke clearly and forthrightly to the issue of permissiveness as follows:

WHEREAS, The permissiveness of the so-called new morality has permeated our society and has affected even our churches, and


Continue Reading →

Resolution On Family Planning, 1981

We reaffirm Resolution No. 20--On Permissiveness and Family Planning made by the Southern Baptist Convention meeting in St. Louis, June 12, 1980:    ...

Continue Reading →

Resolution On School Based Clinics

WHEREAS, A continuing permissive attitude in contemporary society toward extramarital sexual activity has precipitated an epidemic of teenage pregnancy; and

WHEREAS, Many public school systems across America believe that the most effective way to combat this problem is to m

Continue Reading →

Resolution On The Use Of Government Funds To Encourage Immoral Sexual Behavior

WHEREAS, Federal government agencies have demonstrated an increasing tendency to issue grants to groups, organizations, and institutions which promote sexual immorality; and

WHEREAS, The Centers for Disease Control has recently joined this trend, issuing a $25,000 grant to

Continue Reading →

Resolution On Condom Distribution In The Public Schools

WHEREAS, An increasing number of public school districts are distributing condoms to students through the public schools; and

WHEREAS, These condoms are often distributed without the knowledge and consent of parents; and

WHEREAS, The dangerous myth of "safe sex

Continue Reading →

Resolution On Affirming Teenagers Participating In The “True Love Waits”

WHEREAS, More than 102,000 Southern Baptist teenagers from across America have pledged to remain sexually abstinent until marriage as part of the "True Love Waits" campaign sponsored by the Sunday School Board; and

WHEREAS, The teenagers' commitment has generated

Continue Reading →