News

In Memoriam: Marilynn Thomas (1942-2021)

We mourn together as a community as we pass along news of the death of Marilynn Thomas. Marilynn slipped out of this world, in her sleep on June 4, 2021 at her Bethesda, MD home after a valiant, uncomplaining, nearly five-year struggle with … read more.

Sanctuary Refresh Photos

Our small congregation has banded together and devoted so much of their time to bring so many talents and so much treasure forward in this project. Despite some long delays, unexpected twists and turns, things are moving along. We wanted to give you … read more.

Pandemic Building Usage 5.30.21

The Board held a special meeting on Thursday, May 27, to discuss the Pandemic Building Usage Parameters that the reopening task force recommended. With a few changes, the Board approved the pandemic building use chart shown below. As always, the Task force and the Board … read more.

Special Board Meeting

Description

The Board tabled its discussion regarding the Pandemic Building Use (aka “Re-Opening”) Policy to allow for each member to have a more thorough review. This policy ties directly to returning to a more full use of our campus and building. This meeting will … read more.

A SE Cluster Virtual Event

Cultivating Empathy; Inspiring Justice — Engaging with the UUA Commission on Institutional Change “Widening the Circle of Concern”

We will feature a speaker from the UUA Commission on Institutional Change as we “Widen the Circle of Concern”. The Commission was formed in 2017 to address problems … read more.

March 2021 Reopening Task Force Report

The 1stUUPB Reopening Task Force met again on March 27. We are watching the situation in Palm Beach County closely and taking into consideration the guidance of the CDC, the UUA, and Covid Act Now particularly. We are hopeful for at least a partial reopening … read more.

Interim Ministry Extension

We would like to formally announce that the Board of Trustees and Rev. Ed have entered into an agreement to extend our Interim Ministry period through July 2023.  While our Interim Ministry is proceeding according to plan, this extension will allow us to go deeper … read more.

February 2021 Reopening Task Force Report

The 1stUUPB Reopening Task Force met on February 27, and continues to monitor the situation in Palm Beach County. We are hopeful for the relative speed and availability of vaccinations in our area, and by anecdotal evidence that many in our congregation are getting vaccinated. … read more.