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UBU Ministries is a Universalist Church.  
We consider all creatures to devolve from the same creator (or creative force).
We revere all religious and philosophic traditions equally and welcome all to commune with us.
Our primary reference is Jesus of Nazareth. Our current leadership is from disciples of Jesus.
Our Church is a Golden Rule Ministry just as we believe Jesus' ministry to have been.
Visit our teachings archive to read more about our mission and teachings.
We offer a full range of group and individual spiritual services 7 days per week.
Current services include, teaching, counseling, healing, education, community development, social activism, employment services, tattooing and piercing.

Meeting Schedule
Currently services are provided weekly in Republic and other locations in Michigan and elsewhere.
Email the church at for a schedule of public meetings.
Members and Invited Guests Are Welcome!   

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The Proper Role of Government

Now and then I think it is good to review what is and is not the proper role of government and how the social necessity of government works within our ethical/moral system of belief.

There is right now great interest in what role government will take, so I propose this is one of those times for a good review.

This short address I consider the absolute best review of the topic.
It was a 5 minute speech by Ezra Benson, Secretary of Agriculture under President Eisenhower and later President of the LDS Church.

Short but succinct. I expect anyone should be able to take a few minutes to read it.

Today, I am linking to the post on my personal blog, but in future will likely make this into a page here on UBU.

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I've Been To The Mountain Top - Martin Luther King

In this historic speech, Rev. King relates our responsibility to support and aid our fellows to the story of  The Good Samaritan - the Golden Rule.

Please, when reading this consider that his references to the suffering, needs, responsibility and power of the negro community apply equally to all the downtrodden in our society regardless of ethnicity.

Strong individuals and communities will be committed to the principles outlined in this simple yet direct and powerful story.

This, of course, is one of the most mysterious and powerful scriptures in existence.  It encapsulates the entire teachings of  Jesus into one memorable concept.  This appears for Jesus, to be his most basic and critical teaching and purpose - which of course, he also recommends to me and you.

Luke 10:25-37    (KJV)

25 And, behold, a certain lawyer stood up, and tempted him, saying, Master, what shall I do to inherit eternal life?

26 He said unto him, What is written in the law? how readest thou?

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