Speaker: Dr. Michael S. Franch
Dr. Michael S. Franch is an Ethical Culture leader (minister) and Affiliate Minister at First Unitarian Church, Baltimore. A historian by training, he has spent most of his career working with the Maryland Medicaid Program but is retired now. He is also a board member of the Baltimore City Historical Society and of the newly-formed Green Burial Association of Maryland.
Dr. Michael Franch
Unitarian Universalists are big on the concept of love. We use the motto “Standing on the side of love” (recently changed to “Side with Love”) on tee-shirts and banners. We sing Sally Rogers’ great song, “Love will Guide Us” from our hymn book. We tend to …. Read More
I believe that we do change the world when our lives exhibit our faith and hope. We might not see it, it might not be immediately evident, but we can change…Read More
As a certified Old Guy, I often think about people who have been influential in my life. For example, Miss Dorothy Valentine, my junior high art teacher. She wrote the recommendation that helped get me into a summer art program. That fall, I started at the senior high, and never saw Ms. Valentine again. I never told her about what I did that summer, or showed her my ….Read More
“Thinking about How Lives Matter” – Dr. Michael S. Franch
We claim universality in our faith community. We talk about the worth and dignity of every person. One of our responsive readings proclaims that it….Continued