Wednesday, September 16, 2009

Full Equality

It was so wonderful to see you on September 13 for our Opening Sunday and Water Communion! I particularly enjoyed hearing your stories of the summer, and of what the water you brought meant to you.

The UUA's Standing on the Side of Love campaign (link here) is something that I will follow closely this year. One of the issues that the SSL campaign is addressing now is full equality under the law for gay, lesbian, bisexual and transgendered people.

This is something that I believe in strongly. Recently, the Rev. Bill Sinkford, former President of the UUA, spoke out on over-turning the Defense of Marriage Act (DOMA). See him speak on this YouTube video:

You can do your part to "stand on the side of love" too. Click here to sign the UUA-sponsored "Standing on the Side of Love" petition for full equality.

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