Minister's Weekly Message

Wednesday, August 16, 2017

Hello Unity Friends and Family,“It’s Got to Be True”

Truth has just got to be true.  Otherwise we are wasting a lot of time studying it.  Even more, if Truth isn’t true we are wasting time believing it.  

As for me, I insist that Truth is true in every thought, circumstance and...

Wednesday, August 9, 2017

Hello Unity Friends and Family,“We’re on a Retreat”

     Several of us from Unity Center are on retreat this week.  Retreat: “An organized group withdrawal from regular activities for contemplation or the development of closer relationships.”      We are taking this time with each other...

Wednesday, August 2, 2017

Hello Unity Friends and Family,“The Difference Between ‘Spirit’ and ‘Letter’”

We are instructed in the Jesus Christ teachings to hold to the “Spirit” of the law rather than the “Letter” of the law.  Many like the rules.  It gives them guidelines and they think as long as they live by the...

Wednesday, July 26, 2017

Hello Unity Friends and Family,“And…”

How about we pray and then…whatever is next?  Pray and then get out of bed.  Pray and then go to bed.  Pray and then brush your teeth.  Pray and then confront whatever issue is up.  Pray…and….

Always pray first and then everything else is and...

Wednesday, July 19, 2017

Hello Unity Friends and Family,“Thoughts Are Nonstop Instructions”

Our thoughts are constantly giving instructions to our body about whether to open up or shut down.  We teach that “thought is cause” and therefore, it must be our thoughts that create our experiences of everything.  Once...

Wednesday, July 12, 2017

Hello Unity Friends and Family,“Think Twice Before Speaking”

 Something I’ve been working on in my own practice is to think twice before I say something is “bad”, and there are many ways of saying something is bad without using the word bad.  There are so many ways to complain about my...

Wednesday, July 5, 2017

Hello Unity Friends and Family,“Freedom to Be”

On Sunday I spoke of freedom.  I thought it was going to be about the 4th of July.  It turned out to be about freedom from guilt.  That freedom of guilt includes both having it and inflicting it.  Trying to make another guilty does not create...

Wednesday, June 28, 2017

Hello Unity Friends and Family,“I Let Go of All That Isn’t Me.”

What if that were your prayer?  “I release from myself all that isn’t me.”  Would you give over to the nothingness everything that isn’t you so that you could effortlessly give over all that is you to what we call God?  Do...

Wednesday, June 21, 2017

Hello Unity Friends and Family,“What Is Mine?  What Is God’s?”

     It’s all God’s.  It’s one of the hardest things to understand and accept.  Everything is God’s.  Our ideas and our stuff.  I know what it’s like to worry about someone taking my stuff.  I know what it’s like to be upset...

Wednesday, June 14, 2017

Hello Unity Friends and Family,

Are we all aware that our faculty of faith is what gives us a future?  Who would move forward without faith in something?  Even sitting still and refusing to move is the result of faith in seeming "nothing".   Sitting still is not the same as being still. ...