Write / Re-write Your Own Story

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Reposted with permission from Cylvia Hayes blog Our lives are the result of the stories we tell ourselves. How we experience this life is absolutely driven by our core beliefs about ourselves, others and life in general. This becomes the lens … Continued

Season of Opening Minds

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Now that we’ve opened all the presents and perhaps have finished putting away all the Christmas trappings, it’s time to focus on a new year. At Unity we have a new season: the Season of Opening Minds. We have a … Continued

Questing with Rev. Robin Payne-Ryan

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Questing sounds so fun – to be on a quest. It is also a lot of hard work, because when on a quest one is attempting to go where they have never been before, either geographically or mentally – emotionally … Continued


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Have you ever made the choice to pass on an experience because “you’ve been there, done that?” I think most of us, if we’re honest, would admit that we have. Whether it’s reading a book—or type of book, seeing a … Continued


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In the Gospel of John, toward the end of the Last Supper while Jesus is giving his disciples some final messages, he says, “Peace I leave with you. My peace I give to you. I do not give peace as … Continued


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There is a Cherokee story about a grandfather explaining to his grandson that he has two wolves fighting inside him, one evil and one good. The grandson wants to know which wolf will win the fight. The grandfather replies, “the … Continued

Love as God Is | Kathy Zavada

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I was delighted to be asked to speak on LOVE at Unity Community, as it has been the primary study of my life for many years.  I’ve written countless songs about it, with telling titles; “Love Is The Reason We Are … Continued


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Love can’t be understood outside the context of relationship, beginning with our relationship with self and rippling into the confusing, delightful and exasperating relations we have with others. This week, in honor of love, I decided to share an excerpt … Continued


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A friend of mine once told me “I, Magi Nation”. It was a revelation to her that, just as people claim membership in the Creek Nation or the Navajo or the Hopi Nations, we might, as humans, claim membership in … Continued


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We are gifted with the power to make meaning in life and the inner compulsion to do it. We do it, in fact, all the time, but often the meanings we make are to our disadvantage. For example, a romantic … Continued