Why go to General Assembly (GA) this year? For fun! To learn! To help celebrate Milwaukee! For great worship! Intellectual stimulation! Recent program announcements make Virtual General Assembly 2021 truly outstanding.
Rev. Jennifer Co-Leads Opening Worship
Our Rev. Jennifer Nordstrom is co-leaders for the opening worship on Wednesday evening.
GA planners gave Milwaukeeans time to highlight our city. Four 90-minute tracks will be available throughout GA.
Ware Lecturers Named
The Ware Lecture is a feature of GA. This year, Stacey Abrams and Desmond Meade will share the podium to highlight voting rights.
- Stacey Abrams is perhaps best known for being behind the movement to turn Gorgia blue. She is an entrepreneur, political leader, and bestselling author. She was born in Madison, WI.
- Desmond Meade is a formerly homeless returning citizen perhaps best known for securing voting rights in Florida for formerly incarcerated citizens.
Details of their backgrounds are on the GA website at https://www.uua.org/ga/program/highlights/ware-lecture
For more information on GA at https://www.uua.org/ga
If you are interested in being reimbursed for GA registration, contact Bruce Wiggins.