Laura Collins Press Release

Jubilee! Community Welcomes Rev. Laura J. Collins as Minister of Transition August 10, 2020, Asheville, NC — Jubilee!, an inclusive, independent faith community rooted in Creation Spirituality, has named Rev. Laura J. Collins as its Minister of Transition.  In her new role, Collins will lead the community’s Sunday Celebrations and provide leadership in strengthening and […]

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 […]

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 […]

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 […]

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 […]

Passing the Baton

1) FROM THE JUBILEE BOARD TO DON ON HIS RETIREMENT 2) LETTER FROM DON REGARDING RETIREMENT ****** 1) LETTER FROM BOARD When Howard retired, it was with great fanfare and recognition, as was befitting this beloved leader of our community.  Yet, for the past 30 years, Howard has had a quiet, yet vital counterpart behind […]

Exciting News! Presenting our Minister Finalists

Dear Jubilants, It has been more than nine months since Howard announced his upcoming retirement, and during this time we have conducted an inclusive, thoughtful, and very thorough transition process.  We have now narrowed our search for a new Minister of Ritual & Celebration to three finalists, and we have invited each of them to […]

Social Justice – Opportunities to Act 9.2.18

On this Labor Day weekend, and in honor of all those who work and so many who barely scrape by, we offer an abbreviated Update. There is much to do with social justice, but it is also important to rest, share time with family and friends, and remember what Labor Day is all about. We’ll be back […]

Bios of our Disorderly Ordinates

Daniel Barber – Minister of Music & Ritual Throughout his life, Daniel Barber has been relentlessly engaged in creating ways to make the world a better place.  B.J. (before Jubilee!), Daniel was a social worker, social scientist, video producer and political activist.  Since 2001, he has performed with or led numerous musical and theatrical groups (including the […]