Policing across the country, and within the state of NJ, is in crisis. Years of mistrust and high profile police abuse cases–often captured on smartphones and social media–has landed many Americans in alternate universes of “Black” vs. “Blue” Lives Matter. Relying on the new report, … read more.
Speaker: Rev. Rob Gregson
Rev. Rob Gregson is the Executive Director of the Unitarian Universalist Legislative Ministry of New Jersey (UULMNJ), a social justice and public policy ministry representing member UU congregations across the state.
Prior to UULMNJ, Rev. Gregson co-founded and directed SimpleGifts: Unitarian Centre for Social Justice, an immigrant/elderly community center and social justice training program based in East London, United Kingdom. He served this congregation as a contract, then first called, minister from 2000 to 2007 and as an interim minister in North London, UK.
Rev. Gregson currently resides in South Orange, NJ with his two children.
A searching and sympathetic look at some of the most pressing “signs of our times,” how our UU principles can help make sense of them, and ways we can bring our highest values and best selves to bear on this present moment. (Spirit Talk at 9:15 … read more.