UUAM (formerly known as UFETA, which remains the official name for business purposes) often runs ads in UU World, and we hope to run more ads, ads with varied messages that will challenge all Unitarian Universalists to rethink how animals are treated in our society (click here for samples.). Your donation will be used for this purpose only.


"We acknowledge and affirm the kinship and interdepend­ence of all beings, and adopt an ethic of inter­spe­cies com­passion as an integral com­po­nent of liberal religion."
- UUAM    


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Unitarian Universalist Animal Ministry
Who are we? UUAM is a group of concerned Unitarian Universalists and UU friends who desire to grow and express their faith as compassion towards all beings. We do this by asking these fundamental religious questions: What does it mean to be human in mixed species communities? What is our response to this understanding?

To answer these questions we draw on our UU principles and sources, traditions, and congregational life to deepen our awareness of the interdependence of life. We then support one another in not just learning how caring for all beings is a moral and religious issue, but also engaging in concrete actions that bring about change on the individual, family, congregational, community, and societal level.

We do this not just for nonhumans, but for ourselves and all of life. For as we live a life of awareness based on our interdependence (UU 7th Principle) and the inherent worth and dignity of all beings (UU 1st Principle) we live fully, deeply, and authentically. As we come to love our neighbors as ourselves, we liberate not just others, but ourselves as well. More...

Don't Miss!
UUAM Annual Meeting

Saturday, November 1
11:00 AM Eastern
10:00 AM Central
8:00 AM Pacific
Conference Dial-in Number: (760) 569-0100
Participant Access Code: 22179

Also, don't miss a recommended resource, A Well Fed World. We have a copy of the brochure (PDF) available, and please visit awellfedworld.org.

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You Should Know...

Rev. Lee Devoe, past member of the UUAM Board of Trustees, passed away on October 4, 2014. She brought a dedicated focus to all of life in her service as a minister, as well as laughter, smiles, and a warmth that leaves her sorely missed by many. Thank you Lee for your dedication and bright light!

Quote of the Day
"The [human] who has become a thinking being feels a compulsion to give every will to live the same reverence for life that they give to their own. They experience that other life in their own." - Albert Schweitzer


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