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Coming of Age

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This year’s Coming of Age class, along with their families, mentors, Director of Religious Education Rebecca Fricke, co-teacher Jenn Chylack, and Rev. Rachael, welcome you to this important rite of passage. … read more.

Attention Curious Families! Check out our Director of Religious Education's blog to find out what the children's program is up to.

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Here for each other in ways that matter: Online worship to continue through June 2021

On May 14, 2020, the Unitarian Universalist Association recommended that UU congregations keep conducting worship online only for the next year, following the best guidance of science and our principles. The Unitarian Universalist Society of Amherst's Board of Trustees has voted to continue holding worship online rather than in person through June 2021.

Read the announcement by our Minister and Board.


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.