Category: News

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.

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.

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.

“Sometimes We Just Don’t Know”

Sermon

“Sometimes We Just Don’t Know” (Rev. Sue Browning, preached at UU Chester River, December 3, 2023)

Reading

“The Shadows of Unknowing”  by  Rev. Elizabeth Tarbox (from her book Evening Tide)

“Grey, the color of the lake before sunrise; grey, the underside of the gull that flies overhead … read more.

The Violence

Since the terrorist attacks by Hamas on Israel this past weekend, I’ve found myself glued to my news feeds. I’m reading articles, editorials, and opinions. I listened to the powerful speech by President Biden yesterday and have read many personal stories of Israelis and Palestinians … read more.

Resources and Links for Big Fix

Save the planet one step at a time!

On October 15, 2023, the UUFE service will be based on our common read, The Big Fix: 7 Practical Steps to Save Our Planet. Whether or not you’ve had a chance to read it, the Social Justice Team … read more.