Author: Reverend Ed

Article II (Seven Principles) Commission

The UUA is currently involved in a review of Article II of the by-laws of the UUA (commonly referred to as the Seven Principles).

They are currently holding discussion/feedback sessions regarding this important work and would like your feedback.  Please join one of the remaining informational … read more.

In Memoriam: Christel Behnke Gehlert

We are saddened to learn of the passing of one of our own:  Christel Behnke Gehlert of Fort Wayne, IN and Jupiter, FL died surrounded by family at home on June 19, 2022. She was 80 at the time of her death.

Christel was born September … read more.

National Voter Registration Day

Tuesday, September 20th is National Voter Registration Day and on that day our Racial Justice Subcommittee in coordination with Florida Rising will be hosting a public voter registration drive in our Ministers’ Hall from 4-7 pm.  Every voice counts — so if you aren’t yet … read more.

In Memoriam: Margaret Robson, 1928-2022

We are passing along the unfortunate news that Margaret (Wood Doty) Robson passed away at home in her sleep this morning (July 29, 2022), just a month shy of her 94th birthday.

She was born August 31, 1928, in Daytona Beach, Florida. She was the daughter … read more.

In Memoriam: Dr. Richard Palermo

We have learned that long term and beloved member of this congregation Dr. Richard “Rich” Palermo died on Friday, June 10, 2022.

Rich died peacefully, in his sleep. He was a 27 year resident of Jupiter. After 25 years of building and maintaining a highly … read more.

Question Box Sunday

From time to time, our congregation offers a “Question Box Sunday”. This is an opportunity for people to ask the minister a question and s/he will answer it during a Sunday Service.

This question can be theological, church-oriented or any other question you wish to … read more.

Racial Justice Common Read: Caste

This year, our congregation, led by our Racial Justice Subcommittee of our Justice Action Ministry will be reading together Caste.  Caste is written by Isabel Wilkerson, the Pulitzer Prize–winning, bestselling author of The Warmth of Other Suns.  In it, she examines the unspoken caste system that has shaped America and shows how our lives today are still defined by a hierarchy of human divisions.

Yoga in the Sanctuary

1stUUPB is happy to share this life-changing practice with its members, friends and members of the larger community as a way of advancing our mission of transforming lives through liberal religious community.

Chair Yoga: Tuesdays 10am-11am (Leader, Amy Stauber)
Using the support of a chair … read more.