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Thanks for Giving!

Thanks for Giving!

Every member and attendee has the privilege of partnering with JupiterFIRST Church to change the world with the good news of Jesus.

We invite you to make that relationship official by committing to our Benchmark V principles of membership in 2022! Please return your physical or online pledge card by December 12, 2021.

JupiterFIRST’s Benchmark V

Membership at JupiteFIRST Church is a partnership – a partnership with God and a partnership with this community of faith. We depend on your generosity and we can’t do what we do and spread the Good News of Jesus Christ without you!

 We ask each member of JupiterFIRST Church to strive to commit to the following Benchmark V principals and pledge to:

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PRAY

Pray for JupiterFIRST Church regularly.

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Worship

Worship at JupiterFIRST Church as often as possible.

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Give

Strive to give a 5% annual commitment of you/your household income to fund the ministries of JupiterFIRST Church, and additional giving to outreach, mission and charity as God leads.

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Participate

Participate in at least one ministry of JupiterFIRST Church

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Invite

Invite at least one person to attend JupiterFIRST Church each year.

Dear  Church Family

 

We invite you to pause with us for a moment during this Thanksgiving season to reflect on the people and memories which sow the seeds of gratitude in our lives and our church.  We give thanks to God for the outstanding leadership and ministry of Chip, David, and Marthe.  And we give thanks to you, the congregation who symbolizes the heartbeat of JupiterFIRST Church.  

We are grateful for your prayerful, emotional and financial support during 2021.  As you know, the church has experienced turmoil over the past few years; consequently, membership dropped from approximately one thousand to about five hundred.  With this change, please understand that it still costs the same to maintain the campus and facilities, regardless of the size of the congregation.  Next year our annual operation expenses are expected to reach over $1.8 million.  With that truth alone, you can see why JupiterFIRST will appreciate your pledge more than ever in 2022.

To continue providing a Christ-like place of hope, joy, love and peace for all who join us, either in person or online, we need your pledges to cover not only the basics of church operation but additional support to thrive and grow beyond our walls.  Thanks to your giving, JupiterFIRST supports the following ministries: Sunday worship; spiritual growth programs including music, children, teens, and seniors.  Moreover, the majority of annual pledges cover daily operating expense associated with business administration; building and grounds; and personnel.

Please help keep the heartbeat strong.  As you pause to reflect at the start of the holidays, consider adding a pledge to JupiterFIRST to the list of recipients you will bless with gifts this year.  Every pledge, no matter the amount, makes a difference to our mission of maintaining our current programs while adding new opportunities for fellowship, education, and ministry.

Please return your household’s annual pledge card by December 12th.  The timely response will enable the Council to better plan the 2022 budget, and it will enable you to receive voting rights at the 2022 Annual Meeting.  You may mail or drop off your pledge card, place it in the offering basket during worship or make your pledge online.

The JupiterFIRST Ministry Team, Staff and Council are grateful for the unique gifts each person brings to the heartbeat of this church. And we all say, “Thanks For Giving”.

Blessings in Christ,

Mani Mini, Tim Anderson, Erica Barnes, Amanda Dailey, Rich Delucia,      Mike Harris, Lynn Hughes, Jim Larkin, Suzanne Martin, Jack Pardue

 “And God is able to bless you abundantly, so that in all things at all times, having all that you need, you will abound in every good work.”          

– 2 Corinthians 9:8

Our Financial Commitment to You

We know that you have a choice about how and where to devote you generosity. For that reason, we go to great lengths to give our donors confidence that their gifts are being carefully used in the places where they will do the most good.

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Biblicaly Sound Stewardship

Wise resource allocation directed by our clergy and reviewed monthly by our Treasurer and Council.

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Safe and Secure

Industry-leading security protocols to protect your personal information.

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Confidential

Donor data is treated as highly confidential and communication about your donation is limited to finance personnel.

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Healthy Transparency

Expenses are matched to income and donors are kept informed throughout the year.

Meet Michelle Premuto, our Director of Operations

Hi, I’m Michelle Premuto. I am the new Director of Operations here at Jupiter First Church. I recently moved to West Palm Beach from Holiday, Florida where I spent the last 36 years of my life. I presently live on a horse ranch in the Acreages with my dastardly dachshund, God’s Little Hallelujah “Halle”. Halle was the 2019 Super Senior champion of the Florida Wiener Dog Derby. 

Ready to become a

member?

Meet with our Ministry Team

If you are ready to become a member, or want to chat about membership, give the church office a call, 561.747.8340 or email info@jupiterfirst.org to schedule a time to meet with our ministry team.  The meeting is casual and simple. You will chat about what it means to be a member at JupiterFIRST Church and have the opportunity to ask questions.

 

Welcome to our family

If you choose to proceed with membership, we will welcome you as members on the Sunday following your meeting at the 9:30am service. 

 

Getting to know you

We will hold quarterly get togethers welcoming all the new members. This is a great way to meet the staff and other new members of the church.

 

 

Ways to Give

Give Online

Electronic giving is safe, simple, and our preferred way of giving! You can even set up a recurring donation. For weekly, monthly, yearly giving, click here to give online.

 

Give in person

You can give in person during the weekend worship gathering. Simply place your offering in one of the offering boxes at the entrance to the Sanctuary. You may also drop your donation off at the church office during business hours.

 

Mail a gift

Attn: Finance
JupiterFIRST Church
1475 Indian Creek Pkwy.
Jupiter, FL 33458

 

Give assets

Contact us at operations@jupiterfirst.org or during business hours at 561.747.8340 with any questions about giving assets to JupiterFIRST Church.

This is how we change the world! 

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