Laura Collins Is Our New Minister of Transition

Good morning, Jubilants! In the midst of this surreal time in history, it is feeling as though time itself is in flux. On one hand, I feel like I am doing the same thing day in and day out, there is an endurance required. Then, at the same time, it feels like everything is happening […]

Solidarity from Jubilee! board, ministers & staff

Jubilee! Community is built on a foundation of Creation Spirituality, which means we celebrate life, value compassion, and work for social justice. Thus we condemn the brutal murder of George Floyd, Ahmaud Arbery, Breonna Taylor, Tony McDade and so many other Black and Brown men and women and children over the centuries. We stand in […]

Being a Better White Ally

Nicole Townsend writes…”we have an obligation to follow the footsteps of a radical Jesus…What we are witnessing unfold across our country is not a response to one horrific event, but to hundreds of years of white supremacy. Now is not the time to push away the people in your life who “talk about race too […]

From the Board on Jubilee!’s Future

Good morning! I’m Molly Pritchard from the board and have been involved in the survey we invited our fellow Jubilants to respond to- We are so thankful that 87 of you took the time to respond so thoughtfully about the online services and how we want to move forward with Jubilee’s future; We heard from […]

Social Justice Actions from Racial Justice Team 5.31

Wow.  It’s been a tough few weeks.  Ahmaud Arbery.  Breonna Taylor.  Sheila Lucas.  Christian Cooper.  George Floyd.  And all of the Covid19 deaths in the under- and un-served communities across the US, including one death that I know of in Asheville’s African American community: he was sent home untreated from Mission ER because he didn’t have […]

When will we gather in person???

The Jubilee! Board and Staff are carefully reviewing North Carolina’s Phase 2 state guidelines as announced by Governor Cooper yesterday, as well as any changes that might occur in the Buncombe County guidelines. We are committed to ensuring your safety and that of every member of the Jubilee! community. Thus for the foreseeable future we […]

Jubilee Past Online Celebrations

For over 30 years, Jubilee! Community has been bringing people together in joyful celebration of Creation Spirituality.  Hugs, dancing, music, laughter, inspirational talks and meditation pave our path on the four Vias.  Out of an abundance of concern for keeping our community safe from COVID-19, for the first time ever, we cannot join together in […]

Social Justice update

The Short Session Re-convenes       We can’t be sure what will happen with COVID-19, but it surely will influence a number of factors for the upcoming election. There is concern it will affect voter safety and access as well as voters having accurate information. Check out opportunity #1 listed below for ways you can […]

Next steps in Leadership

Jubilee! Community Update From your Board of Directors April 24, 2020 Hello fellow Jubilants! This week we are beginning our efforts at collecting input from the community regarding the future of Jubilee!. At the close of this message, you will find a link to a form that you can fill out to share your feedback […]