Sermons


What is Al Islam?
A sermon by Imam C.B. Hanif delivered on August 28, 2011.

Creation and Truth
Pete Kersey, Vero Beach UU church, delivered this sermon on March 20, 2011.

The Other King
Dr. Chris Strain, a church member and professor of history at FAU delivered this sermon in honor of Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. on MLK's birthday in 2011.

Lydia Maria Child
Paul Coleman, the Pastoral Associate for our congregation, delivered this sermon-biography of one of UUism's lesser known heroines.

Justice - Real 0r Imagined?
Gene Bannigan, our current Board Vice President and an attorney, delivered this reflective sermon on October 24, 2010.

Spirit of the Blues
This is Larry Stauber's sermon delivered April 25th, 2010 as part of the
Spirit of the Blues service.

Who Are These People - You, UU, and Hosea Ballou?
The Rev. Meredith Garmon, Ph.D delivered this refreshing look at Universalism at 1st UU of the Palm Beaches on February 28, 2010

What Are We in Service of?
The Rev. John McCarthy - delivered at Ist UU of the Palm Beaches November 15, 2009.

Forrest Church Eulogy. 
This eulogy was prepared by Larry Stauber largely from the writings of Dr. Church.  They were read by church members and the Rev. Carole Yorke on Sunday, November 8. Forrest Church, senior minister of
All Souls Church, Unitarian Universalist in New York,
died on September 24, 2009 after a long battle with cancer.

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The following two complementary sermons were acclaimed when they were delivered during the summer of 2009 (in the case of the 1st one, redelivered) .  The 1st was a repeat of a sermon delivered in our church in 1984.  The 2nd was delivered by Paul Coleman, a church member who was previously a Presbyterian minister.

What Do We Mean by Believing in God?
This sermon was originally preached by the Rev. Dr. Ralph Helverson when he was our minister.  The date was November 25, 1984.

Learning to Live without God
Paul Coleman has been a member of our congregation since 2007.  He currently serves as Pastoral Associate for the congregation.

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Where Did Christianity Come from?
The Rev. Dr. Waldemar Argow.  Wally Argow preached this sermon sometime in the late 1980s in our church.  It generated considerable interest when it was re-presented by Bob Crowe as part of 1st UU's Summer Heritage Series on June 14, 2009.

My Faith that Died and the Faith that Rose in its Place.
(Why I Left Theological Christianity and What Happened Next)

Brent Winans
Easter Sunday, April 12, 2009

Y R U A UU ? , Larry Stauber, President of the Board of Trustees,
1st UU Congregation of the Palm Beaches.

Mother God . Dr. Forrest Church, Minister of Public Theology,
All Souls Church, New York City

The Dangerous Edge of Things , Dr. Galen Guengerich, Senior Minster, All Souls Church, New York City

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