Rev. Schmidt

I believe that the method is the message, to borrow a line from the Universalist religious educator Angus MacLean. In other words, we have to live out our lives both in religious community and in the larger world in such a way as to show … read more.

Rev. Faith Hope-Love

Rev. Faith Hope-Love has been serving our congregation since 1999. With a background in clinical psychology and a passion for social justice, Rev. Hope-Love preaches to, teaches, and cares for the people of the congregation. Whether you’re just thinking of visiting, or an active member of … read more.

Joy Justicia
Director of Faith Development

Joy joined the staff of UU Somewhere in 2003 after serving for 11 years as Religious Education Director for the Unitarian Universalist Congregation of Nearby. A native of Somewhereville, Joy is pleased to return to her roots. Her focus at UU of Somewhere is faith … read more.


Lucas Strong
Director of Youth Programs

Lucas grew up Unitarian Universalist just up the road in Whereville. With a background in theater and social justice activism, Lucas has served as our part-time youth director since 2013. Lucas is studying to be a Unitarian Universalist minister, and brings both depth and fun … read more.

Oliver Kirk
Director of Administration

Oliver came to church administration by following his two loves: religious community and getting things done. An organizer at heart, Oliver majored in business at University of Someplace with a minor in religion. He began serving our congregation in 2008, after seven years as the administrator of Congregation … read more.

Herb Treble
Director of Music

Herb Treble has a Masters of Arts in Piano Performance from the Somewhere School of Music, and 12 years of experience in conducting choruses. His musical interests range from blues to baroque. He directs our choral programs for children and adults, and leads special Music … read more.