Speaker: Reverend Ed Proulx

Reverend Ed Proulx serves the First Unitarian Universalist Congregation of the Palm Beaches as our Interim Minister from 2020 through 2023.

He comes to us after a 29 year career in pension services, working mostly for banks in CT, NY and most recently in SC.

He is married to Francine and has two college-aged daughters who both still reside in SC.

His call to ministry is to “walk with you as you experience the mysteries of being human.”

The Path Forward

Upon departing, each Interim Minister is supposed to address the congregation to let them know of the Minister’s observations. If you look at this Interim Ministry like a three-year long dress rehearsal, this service is sort of like “notes” at the end of the last … read more.

Florida: Where “Woke” Goes to Die

Last November, our Governor Ron DeSantis secured his second term in office on defeating Democratic nominee Charlie Crist by a significant margin as Florida continued its shift from swing state to more reliably red. In his victory speech, DeSantis declared to a cheering crowd that … read more.

Celebrating Easter with the Flower Communion

For Easter this year, we will celebrate a traditional Flower Communion. Originally created in 1923 by Unitarian minister Norbert Čapek of Prague, Czechoslovakia, the ceremony was introduced to the United States by Rev. Mája Čapek, Norbert’s widow and has been celebrated in Unitarian Universalist Churches … read more.

The Next New Normal 2.0

Congregations and their people are still feeling the drag of two years of isolation and its associated stressors. Many experts describe our collective experiences as trauma, and trauma takes time to heal. This drag is leading to a completely understandable “low capacity” for all kinds … read more.