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Peace on Earth?

My favorite Christmas song is an obscure one – “I Heard the Bells on Christmas Day.” Henry Wadsworth Longfellow wrote the words. The narrator tells of hearing the bells ringing on Christmas Day, repeating the refrain of “Peace on Earth, Goodwill to All” (yes, yes, … read more.

Campaign Commentary

I hesitate to join the moaning and groaning over the Presidential campaign. However, the trends concern me deeply. Like Pope Francis, I won’t name names as I critique the tone and content of some of the Presidential candidates’ statements and the news coverage.

I wonder what … read more.

Adopt a Family

The UUFM social action committee organizes assistance for needy families at Christmas time.

Families with children now being served by the Manhattan Emergency Shelter are chosen, a special collection is made and then shopping is done for gifts for these families.  The children in UUFM RE … read more.

Marriage Equality

Our president, Barack Obama said, “I applaud the Supreme Court’s decision to strike down the Defense of Marriage Act. This was discrimination enshrined in law. It treated loving, committed gay and lesbian couples as a separate and lesser class of people. ”

Unitarian Universalists across the … read more.

3rd Thursday Potluck

Join us at 6 pm, on the third Thursday of each month for this regular community potluck dinner.  Soup and dessert are provided.  All are welcome.  Learn more from Susan Turner at office@uufm.net

Women’s Coffee

The Women’s Coffee group meets every Monday and Thursday at 9:30 am, at the Westloop McDonald’s, in Manhattan.  Join us for morning coffee and conversation.  Learn more from Barbara Hacker at barbaradhacker@yahoo.com