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Saturday, October 1, 2016
Dear Friends, A huge thank you to everyone who helped prepare our social hall, hallway, and front office for painting. What could have taken several hours was done in less than an hour as a result of all the willing and helping hands. We truly are a spiritual community that...
Wednesday, September 14, 2016
Dear Friends, Sunday, October 2 will be a very special day in my life. It celebrates my induction as our Spiritual Director of Unity Church in Redding. On that day, Rev. Joe Sloan, our Regional Advisor, will be our guest speaker. We will have a short ritual ceremony in which I...
Sunday, September 4, 2016
Dear Friends, Resilience—that quality of flexibility and suppleness that allows us to pick ourselves up after disappointment and perceived failure and move ahead. Those of us in Unity know the power of resilience. We know how to face life’s challenges, know that God is all and...
Sunday, August 14, 2016
Dear Friends, Have you ever noticed how you feel more centered, how your breathing deepens, and how peace begins to radiate through your body when you are in a beautiful environment? I believe that beauty and spirituality are inseparable. If we are to live our spirituality fully...
Sunday, July 31, 2016
Dear Friends,August—the throes of summer. And we are definitely experiencing summer in Redding. The record temperatures affect Unity Church in Redding just like they do the rest of our town. To avoid the heat, some of our congregants have gone to cooler places and vacation spots...
Sunday, July 17, 2016
Dear Friends, While my grandsons were with me for the past two weeks, I thought a lot about how different they are from each other. I find it fascinating how two boys (actually there are three and the baby stayed home!) coming from the same two parents and being raised in...
Sunday, July 3, 2016
Dear Friends, I returned from Myanmar with my two older grandsons, who are with my husband and me for two weeks. What a delight to have so much energy in our home. Young boys really keep things rollicking! While I was gone, I received the joyful news that the Board had...
Wednesday, June 15, 2016
I am writing to you today from Myanmar, a country in Southeast Asia where my daughter and her family live. The monsoon season is in full force, and the torrential rains are loud, fierce, and exciting. Being with three young grandsons feels chaotic and exciting. Also loud! They...
Sunday, June 5, 2016
Since ancient times, it has been known that joy and laughter bring healing to the mind and body. Our co-founder Charles Fillmore tells us, “All healing systems recognize joy as a beneficent factor in the restoration of health to the sick.” Currently over 70 organizations...
Wednesday, June 1, 2016
Dear Friends,Joy, Unity Worldwide Ministries theme for June, resonates strongly with what is happening here at Unity Church in Redding.  One of the words newcomers say about our Sunday service is, “This is such a joyful place.” And we are! Laughter fills our beautiful space on...

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