Reverend Cynthia Snavely

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Goodloe Coffee House Night (monthly) 

Open Mic - Share Your Talents

The local talent is lining up at Goodloe's monthly coffee house night on the third Saturday of the month, from 7:30 to 10:00 pm. Everyone from age 12 and up is welcome to attend and participate.

Suggested donation: audience - $5, performers $1.

For more information, contact Betsy Delaney at301-922-1865 or

Visit Coffee House Facebook page at

The next Coffee House will be on 18 October


Other regularly scheduled events may be viewed on our Calendar or Small Groups pages.



Special Events and Services


Bowie CROP Hunger Walk
“Communities Responding to Overcome Poverty”
Sunday October 5, 2014

Many people in the United States and the world suffer from hunger and malnutrition. To help make a difference in addressing this crisis St Matthews United Methodist Church in Bowie is hosting a CROP Hunger Walk on Sunday October 5, 2014. Goodloe Memorial UU congregation has joined with St Matthews and other Bowie faith communities in this important charitable event.

The Walk starting point will be at St Matthews United Methodist Church (14900 Annapolis Road, next to Bowie High School). Walker registration starts at 12:15 pm and the walk itself starts at 1 pm. There are two walk routes- the shorter is under a mile and the longer is under two miles. Our own Goodloe Memorial congregation will staff one of the two water stations!

You can make a difference in several ways:

  • Register as a walker
  • Contact Pete Boudriault at the October 5th Goodloe Sunday service or via e-mail (
  • Alternatively walker registration can be accommplished at the CROP Walk web site shown below.
  • Donate on-line. The CROP Walk web site will remain up after Sunday's walk.
  • Go to the CROP Walk site's main page.
  • Click on Find a Walk in the upper right corner.
  • Enter 20720 (for example) as the zip code and keep the distance radius as 5 miles. Then click on Search.
  • Click on Bowie CROP Hunger Walk.
  • Click on Donate.
  • Click on I want to support a TEAM.
  • To the right of the Goodloe Memorial Unitarian Universalist link click on Donate Now if you only want to make a donation or click Join if you want to join the Goodloe team (and then make a donation).
  • Donate with a check or cash
  • Contact Pete Boudriault at the October 5th Goodloe Sunday service.
  • Alternatively a check can be mailed to:

Church World Service
PO Box 968
Elkhart, IN 46515

  • Checks should be made to CWS/CROP and are tax deductable.


UUs of Color in the DC Area: Building Community Together

Cedar Lane UU Church
Chalice House
9601 Cedar Lane
Bethesda, MD 20814

Group Sessions begin October 5th

First Sundays- Leaders of Color

Lay leaders of color who serve as Board members, RE teachers, Social Justice Committee members

Second Sundays- Youth of Color

Youth ages 13 -18 years old, who identify as a person of color.

ThirdSundays-Multi-racial Families

At least one person identifies as UU and at least one person in the family identifies as a person of color.

Please register now at UUPOC






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