Category: Minister’s Column

Posts that reproduce in whole, or part, the minister’s regular column that originally appears in the weekly UUFE newsletter.

Toward Sensible Gun Policies

In February 2024, I joined the Moms Demand Action for Advocacy Day in Annapolis along with UUFE members and many from the Eastern Shore. Moms Demand Action supports sensible gun laws to protect our families and communities. An estimated 400 of us gathered in our … read more.

Something Unique About Church Friends 

Recently Bill and I went out to dinner with a couple we first met in our home congregation almost 20 years ago. They are what I think of as “church friends.”

If you listened to our conversation in the restaurant that evening, the “church friend” part of … read more.

Minister’s Column

The Shadows of Unknowing

I stumbled upon the reading below by Rev. Elizabeth Tarbox (1944-1999) from her meditation book ‘Evening Tides’ (1998).  She so beautifully captures the experiences and opportunities inherent in the uncertainties of our lives, and she sets these realities in the holiday season. … read more.