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Saturday, March 31, 2018
Dear Friends, Usually, I write about my own perceptions of life and our spiritual practices.  This month I’ll share something that I place a high value on but are another’s ideas—managing stress.  Unity Worldwide Ministries puts out several monthly publications, one being the...
Tuesday, February 27, 2018
Dear Friends,As most of you know, Ken and I are in our third year of school at Unity Urban Ministerial School in Detroit, Michigan. This Online program includes interfacing with other students and our instructors by Internet and traveling to Detroit or Kansas City twice a year...
Friday, February 2, 2018
Dear Friends,It feels like just yesterday that we celebrated our burning bowl and white stone ceremonies, and here it is already February. As January progressed, sometimes I fell into the behavior I released in the burning bowl. Because my awareness had been heightened through...
Sunday, January 7, 2018
Dear Friends,HAPPY NEW YEAR!!!! As I chose the quotes for this month’s eNews, I discovered that I was drawn to those that spoke about writing—writing our own unique book of life. What an empowering thought! We each get to write our own story from beginning to end. Each day is...
Sunday, November 26, 2017
Dear Friends,I have heard many people say over the past few days, “How can this year already be nearly over?” I ask the same thing. It seems to have sped by at roller coaster pace with all the ups, downs, twists, and turns of a roller coaster. As I look back over 2017, though,...
Monday, October 30, 2017
Dear Friends, With this month of Thanksgiving, we enter the holiday season, my favorite time of year. I love the festivities and always discover ways of creating joy regardless of what might be happening in my outer world. When I think of what I feel grateful for, I immediately...
Monday, October 16, 2017
Dear Friends, I love the quote above that says “Just when I think I have learned the way to live, life changes.” It certainly rings true for me. When we finished our study of The Twelve Powers, I really thought I had come close to mastering the Power of Order. I had brought it...
Tuesday, October 3, 2017
Dear Friends, Autumn—my favorite time of year. I love the cool evenings, the blue skies with puffy white clouds, and the vibrant colors of Fall leaves. I feel a vitality that had dwindled during the hot summer days. While the beginning of any season heralds a new beginning for...
Friday, September 8, 2017
Dear Friends, As we enter September, we look forward to several significant events at UCIR. September 14, brings Unity World Day of Prayer. This year’s theme, “Peace in the Midst,” includes the subtitle “I am peace in the midst of all matters!” When I think of the breadth of...
Wednesday, August 23, 2017
Dear Friends,Recently Ken and I completed a class in church management. The text for the class discussed healthy churches and dying churches. Interestingly, those churches that were not vibrant and growing were those that were not reaching into the community. The author...

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