Rev. Jeff Liebmann is minister to the Unitarian Universalist Fellowship of Midland, a Welcoming Congregation. Since his arrival in 2011, he has testified before State House and Senate committees on issues including reproductive justice, LGBT rights, religious freedom, and marriage equality. For the Midland Daily News, he writes about LGBT issues from a faith perspective. He spoke before the Bay County Commissioners and the Saginaw City Council and is laying the groundwork for a nondiscrimination ordinance in Midland. Under his leadership, UUFoM commemorates Transgender Day of Remembrance, is a sponsor of the Great Lakes Bay Area AIDS Walk and a participant in the local Pride Festival. Rev. Jeff considers it a primary mission of his ministry to help people learn the skills of being an ally to all oppressed groups, and to accepting the grace of Love in all its forms.