Category: ICARE

Interfaith Coalition for Action, Reconciliation and Empowerment

ICARE 2022 Celebration Dinner

Celebrate Success!

BBUUC took home top awards at the ICARE Celebration dinner last month. One award for bringing 100% of our average worship attendance to the Nehemiah Assembly and another for investing over $5,000 in the social justice ministry. 

Thanks to … read more.

ICARE JUSTICE ISSUES 2022

People Power – Bring It!

Officials tackle social justice when there’s community will behind it. You are a part of that power. Based on our Listening and Research, this year we’ll ask city leaders for Action on:

Adult Civil Citations
Group Violence Intervention (monitoring)
Resilience to Climate Change
Mental Health … read more.

2022 ICARE Nehemiah Assembly


March 28
6:15 PM – 9:30 PM
BBUUC Sanctuary

Due to Covid-19 concerns the 2022 ICARE Nehemiah Assembly will be virtual this year. It will be broadcast via Zoom. You are invited to gather at BBUUC to view the virtual Assembly in the … read more.

ICARE February 2022

ICARE’s Justice Moment:

People shouldn’t have to go to jail for being ill

A woman told us the story of how her ex-husband died in police custody while having a mental health crisis. His mother had called 911, and the responding … read more.

ICARE September 2021

Interfaith Coalition for Action Reconciliation and Empowerment

House Meetings

September and October 2021

Who cares? We do!   

House meetings for BBUUC’s ICARE social justice ministry return Sept. 1—Oct. 11. This year BBUUC will hold six house meetings, either in person with appropriate safety … read more.

Nehemiah Action Assembly Report

At least 88 BBUUC members and friends were among the 1,000+ people who attended the ICARE Nehemiah Action Assembly on Monday, April 19, on Zoom and on YouTube! The number is indefinite because there were 158 people who registered without clearly indicating their congregation. Nonetheless, … read more.

ICARE Journey Report, April 2021

Twenty five BBUUC members and friends attended the ICARE Rally on Zoom on Monday, March 22. The agenda included Breakout Rooms where we each spent 10 minutes getting to know three or four Network Members from other ICARE congregations. We heard speakers talk about all … read more.