brave_souls_slide3The journey of a lifetime begins here.

In Unitarian Universalism, you can bring your whole self: your full identity, your questioning mind, your expansive heart.

Together, we create a force more powerful than one person or one belief system, creating a better world with integrity, justice, and joy. As Unitarian Universalists, we do not have to check our personal background and beliefs at the door: we join together on a journey that honors everywhere we’ve been before.

Start your UU journey at one of our Bay Area congregations.

Documentary: The Sharps’ War

defying_the_nazisMartha and Rev. Waitstill Sharp, Unitarians who secretly worked in Nazi-occupied Europe to rescue Jews, dissidents and refugee children, are the subject of an recent PBS documentary by Ken Burns and Artemis Joukowsky.


Today, Unitarian Universalists carry on the Sharps’ legacy in many ways. The Unitarian Universalist Service Committee was directly inspired by their work.





Unitarian Universalists of the Bay Area sponsored the documentary when it ran on KQED in September and October 2016. Here is a version of the 15-second spot, which ran before and after the airing September 20 and 21: