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The Rev. Cynthia A. Frado

This being the 44th anniversary for Roe vs. Wade, the Rev. Frado will be revisiting and reimagining her sermon by the same title that she preached at General Assembly in Fort Worth, Texas in 2005 as the first-place recipient of the Paul C. Borden Award for Sermonic Excellence in the Unitarian Universalist Tradition. A lot has happened in the 11 intervening years, yet, in many ways, the hard truths have not changed. If you care about women’s reproductive rights, this is an important Sunday to be in the meetinghouse.

Black Lives Matter

The Unitarian Universalist Society of Amherst (UUSA) enters a new phase this year!

January Dedicated Offering for A Better Chance

For more than 50 years, “A Better Chance” (ABC) has transformed the lives of young people of color through education, and has prepared thousands of students to take positions of leadership in American society. It has grown from 55 students enrolled at nine schools to now more than 2,000 students enrolled at nearly 350 of the best private and public schools.

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My family of origin is very small. Soon after I joined the UU Society of Amherst in 1993, it became the extended family I did not have. Like the members of any family, each of us is unique. But we share a thirst to Read the full testimonial.

I hadn't heard anything about Unitarian Universalism until I was twenty-five years old. Even then, my contact with the faith was limited to attending support groups and social events hosted by these liberal congregations who were reaching out to a growing number of people "coming out" Read the full testimonial.

“I have always believed that God is love: a verb, a process, a way of being. When I was in second grade I remember rejecting the idea of a God who damns people who are not Christian— Read the full testimonial.