Contacting Legislators!

Steve Buckingham, chairperson of the UU Legislative Ministry of Maryland (UULM-MD) and a member of UUCF, gave an excellent update at today’s Friendly Forum on state legislative accomplishments during the recently-ended General Assembly. Copies of the handout are available from Steve and in the Social Action Committee cabinet in the atrium. Steve emphasized the need […]

UULM-MD Annual Meeting: Report from Karen Russell and Nick IntVeldt

As an affiliate of the UU Legislative Ministry of Maryland (UULM-MD), several UUCF members usually take part in its annual meeting, held at the beginning of each year’s legislative session. This year the meeting was January 28 and Karen Russell, Nick IntVeldt, and Monica Greene represented us. Steve Buckingham, as UULM-MD chairperson, presided.

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UULM-MD: Not Alphabet Soup

Interested in climate change and other environmental issues? Worried about gay and transgender rights in a changing political climate? What about Death with Dignity? Or gun violence?

If you’re concerned how Maryland’s elected officials will respond to these and other hot button issues during the upcoming legislative session, support the UU Legislative Ministry of Maryland […]

New UULM-MD Coordinator

As an affiliated congregation, we at UUCF have supported the UU Legislative Ministry of Maryland in the past and will continue as they combine with other liberal voices to make a difference with our elected state officials. UUCF member Steve Buckingham is chair of UULM-MD and a number of our members attend their annual January […]

UU Legislative Ministry-MD: Let's Go to the Annual Meeting

UULM-MD Annual Meeting, January 23, 2016

8:30am-1:30pm, UU Church of Annapolis, 333 Dubois Road, Annapolis, MD 21401

Register Here

Are you concerned about the climate of racial injustice? Of the injustices that exist in our criminal justice system? About low-wage workers who have to send their children to school sick or go to work in […]

Items of Interest: Wrapping Up 2015, Starting 2016

Let’s wrap up 2015 with a big thank-you to those who helped at the Frederick Soup Kitchen on December 26

Our work to prepare, serve, and, of course, clean up at the Soup Kitchen was very successful! The diversity of our group—age, new/old members, male/female—provided a way to know our UUCF community better and also […]

Support for Issues in MD & a Congregation in Kenya

What issues coming up in the MD legislature are important to you? The UU Legislative Ministry of Maryland (UULM-MD) wants to know. Information below is from Dr. Alexa Fraser, who will speak on Death with Dignity at both services on October 18.

Please take a moment to fill in the survey of issues that the […]

Gearing Up for a New Session of the MD Legislature

3 things UUCF should know about as we get closer to a 2016 session of the Maryland legislature:

(1) The UU Legislative Ministries (UULM) 2016 UULM-MD Issue Survey will come out soon. We’ll send links and ask you to vote for the legislative issues you want the UULM to focus on this year. One […]

SAC Tidbits, February 23, 2015

From Jackson Liaram, village representative of celebration at Oltorotua (o-tor-o-twa’):

Dear All, Greetings from Oltorotua. Just a week after the well commissioning! I hope all our guests(Rotarians/UUCF) arrived home safely. I also hope that they all had a wonderful trip especially those who have never been on Safari. I would like to take this CHANCE […]

A Peek into the UULM-MD Agenda, 2015 Legislative Session

On Saturday, January 17, led by the Rev. Carl Gregg, John Grastorf (thanks, John) drove us to Annapolis for the annual meeting of the UU Legislative Ministry of MD. Our group included, left to right standing, John, Rev. Carl, Phyllis Liddell, Lora Powell-Haney, and Nancy Pace. Monica Greene and I are kneeling.

Because UULM-MD is […]