Author: Don Barker

The Next Big Thing? Just feeling lucky.

UUFE Board Vice President Lauren Harton says “I love you” to her amazing wife, three creative kids, a dog, a cat, a rabbit, and her parents every day.  And answers the Five Big Questions.

Where were you raised, and how?

I was born in Fairfax, VA but … read more.

Advocating for Climate Change Legislation

Addressing climate change becomes more critical each day. Very soon we may reach the point of no return. Every little bit we can do will help. UUFE members believe that protecting the environment is important, and the Social Justice team is helping to implement that.

As … read more.

Curtain Call!

UUFE Board member Jane Terebey re-appears on stage to answer the Five Big Questions.  Again.  Bravo!

Where were you raised, and how?

I was raised as a Roman Catholic only child in Old Bridge, New Jersey – which is in the central part of the state – … read more.

A House for $1. Now, that’s remarkable!

UUFE Board Member John Mistrangelo answers The Five Big Questions

Where were you raised, and how?

I was born in Manchester, New Hampshire, and lived there until halfway through the fifth grade, when the family moved to Groton, Massachusetts. After a few years, we moved back to … read more.

Quiz: What Does the “C” in NLDC Stand for?

??At our last Annual Meeting, we elected new members of the??UUFE NLDC. What does the “C” stand for?

Here is your clue:



Answer:? This week, it was Cuisine.


??At our last Annual Meeting, we elected new members of the Nominating and Leadership Development Committee (NLDC).? Last Sunday evening, … read more.

All-Gender Restrooms at UUFE

Welcome Back! All!?

When we return to our UUFE sanctuary for in-person services and meetups this summer, UUFE will be more inclusive and our building even more welcoming?than before. Read more below about our plans to provide gender-neutral restrooms for all who gather with us.



The Need

Members … read more.

Raised Catholic – Strict Catholic

UUFE’s Theresa Connelly brews up coffee hour each Sunday.  And her answers to the Five Big Questions right now, here.  Straight up, no decaf.

UU liFE:  Where were you raised, and how

Theresa:  I was #7 of 8 children raised in Annapolis. We were raised Catholic … read more.

From Band Geek to 70.3 Triathlon – and Mom

UUFE’s Emily Cranwell answers the Five Big Questions and talks about wearing butter cookies on her fingers, raising Lindan, savoring Summer, winning marathons and triathlons, and how she found UUFE.

“I knew I belonged the first time we read the Covenant aloud.”

Where were you … read more.

Not “remarkable”. But I’ve traveled a lot!

UUFE’s Jamie Walter answers the Five Big Questions and tells about her life in the Maryland Judiciary, travels from Pearl Harbor to Hiroshima. And the girls.

UU liFE: Where were you raised, and how?

Jamie: I was raised in Towson, MD. I was baptized Catholic, went to … read more.

Found You in the Yellow Pages!

UUFE’s Ann Jacobs answers the Five Big Questions and talks about roaming Europe with horses, life in The Big Apple, running the Marine Corps Marathon, and starting her own business – again.


Where were you raised, and how?

I was born in Baltimore then lived for the … read more.