3115 Friendship Place · Rockledge, Florida 32955 · (321) 242-1117 · Location and Directions
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Welcome to Friendship Fellowship at Pineda

We are a Unitarian Universalist congregation located in Brevard County on US1 just north of the Pineda Causeway. You are invited to visit us at our regular 10:30am Sunday service - click here for directions.

General Assembly available this week

Numerous events at this week's General Assembly will be streamed live and recorded for later viewing, including Wednesday evening's Banner Parade, numerous General Sessions, Thursday's Service of the Living Tradition, Friday's Synergy Bridging Worship for young people, Saturday's Ware Lecture and Sunday's Worship service. Click here to read more...

This Sunday, June 24:

  9:15 am Sunday Morning Discussion in the Coffee House

10:30 am Sunday Service in Friendship Hall:

Proposed Constitutional Amendments on the 2018 Florida Ballot

Sermon by Dr. Aubrey Jewett

There are a lot of them this year - 13 overall with a number of them involving multiple subjects from the Constituional Revision Committee. Some of the amendments with multiple parts have one part which might be somewhat progressive and another part pretty conservative. (Click here to read more...)

Music by the Friendship Fellowship Choir, accompanied by Amy Rosebush on the piano and directed by Stephen Downen, pictured here, who also sings solo and plays guitar. 

Do you like to sing? see note at the bottom of this page.

10:30 am Programs for Children and Youth (Click to Read more...)

Wilde film posterWednesday, June 27, at 1 pm:

"Hans Christian Andersen"
A beloved film from the ‘50s starring Danny Kaye and ballerina Jeanmaire.

The great storyteller falls in love with a ballerina, but can his love prevail? Songs “Inchworm,” “Anywhere I Wander,” and others. Nominated for 6 Oscars.

This is part of our ongoing Spring Discussion Series.

We meet on alternate Wednesdays from 1 to 4 pm in the Fellowship Hall.

Join us to watch the films and stay for the discussions after the showings.

Click here to read more and see the trailers...


What is Unitarian Universalism?

If you'd like to get a better idea of what Unitarian Universalism is and whether our way of responsibly searching for truth and meaning might be for you, click here for an article we've written about it. But to give you a quick preview of what we believe, we offer you this Welcome written by our Minister Emeritus, Rev. Dr. John M. Higgins:

"Welcome to this place.

This is a place where no revealed truths are promoted and no scripture or human being accepted as infallible. It is a place for searching for truth, but we are believers.

We believe in intellectual freedom, we believe in justice, we believe in compassion, and for concern for each other and for the whole world. We believe in commitment to those ideals which make us active in the struggle for human dignity.

We are Unitarian Universalists."

Who is Friendship Fellowship at Pineda?

Born of the liberal Unitarian Universalist tradition and dedicated to the principles of a free faith, Friendship:

    • affirms the value and dignity of all human beings

    • practices the free and responsible search for truth where ever it may be

    • respects the right of all individuals to their own religious convictions

    • embraces the diversity of life and searches within it for new insights

    • strives to make our world more harmonious, just and peaceful

    • sees living as the goal of life, so we enjoy living responsibly

We welcome all who long for a free and open atmosphere in which to search for their own faith, expand their spiritual horizons, or find new ways to interact with the world in which they live. We welcome diversity of belief and lifestyle because everyone deserves the stimulation of an intellectually active, emotionally supportive and socially conscious community.

This congregation affirms and promotes the full participation of persons in all our activities and endeavors, including membership, programming, hiring practices, and the calling of religious professionals without regard to race, color, gender, gender identity and expression, affectional or sexual orientation, age or national origin.

Do you like to sing?

The Friendship Fellowship Choir is open to all who love to sing. No previous singing experience is necessary. Rehearsals are Tuesday evenings at 7:00 pm. Our summer rehearsal schedule, from June through August, is every 2nd & 4th Tuesday. Summer rehearsals are optional. If you would like to sing on a Sunday, simply show up at 10:00 on Sunday to warm up! For more information, email stephendownen@yahoo.com

Sunday Services

You are always welcome at Friendship Fellowship at Pineda's regular Sunday Service, regardless of your background and your personal, political, or spiritual beliefs. Services are held every Sunday at 10:30am. Our new building is located at 3115 Friendship Place, off US 1, just north of the Pineda Causeway.

For a map and directions, please visit our Location and Directions page.

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