Prayer Chaplain's Corner


Prayer Chaplain Team



Deb has been a member of Unity of Norwalk since 2013, but originally found Unity in 1989 in Bridgeport as a single mom of two sons seeking a positive Spiritual way in which to raise her children. Deb is a Licensed Professional Counselor with a busy private practice in CT, has been a student of A Course In Miracles for many years, and currently enjoys singing with the UCN choir, Joyful Noise. As a singer/songwriter she often combines her connection to Spirit in the songs she composes.



Raissa has been a Unity member since 2005, a Chaplain and Platform Assistant at UCN, a Reiki Master and Vibrational Sound Massage Practitioner. A Broadway actress/singer and concert and cabaret headliner, she is a regular soloist at Unity Center. She and her husband are passionate about dog rescue and have fostered more than 50 dogs in the last 5 years.



Maria has been a member of Unity since 1999. She is currently volunteers as platform assistant for Sunday service. Maria served on the board of trustees at Unity from 2014 to 2020. She studied the Pathwork lectures and is a trained 50/50 Pathwork helper. She worked for many years as a midwife and was a full time faculty member in the midwifery program at Columbia University. She is a singer and has performed in various venues in NYC & CT.



(Interfaith Minister)

Theresa is an ordained Interfaith Minister. She is also a Licensed Unity Teacher and has been a member of Unity since 2010. She was on the Board as Treasurer for Unity of Norwalk for 4 years, has been Platform Assistant since 2012 and served as a volunteer in many positions.  She is a passionate truth finder and prayer practitioner.  As an Interfaith Minister, Theresa loves co-creating and facilitating weddings and as well as many other life cycle ceremonies and rituals.


(Minister of Religious Science)

Krista, a lifelong spiritual seeker, attended seminary at Emerson Theological Institute and became a Minister of Religious Science in 2019. She is also a Usui and Karuna Reiki Master Teacher, and completed a 3 year apprenticeship in the Pachakuti Mesa Tradition of Peruvian Shamanism. She joined Unity Center of Norwalk in 2019 and started volunteering right away at community events and has led the greeting ministry since 2021. She is a regular Speaker for UCN Sunday Celebration Service and a platform assistant. She currently works as a part time Office Manager for UCN.



Michelle has been a Unity member since Febuary 2015 and a member of the Joyful Noise Choir.  She is a practicing Licensed Massage Therapist and Licensed Clinical social Worker. Michelle’s life focus is to serve others, so they may remember their innate potential.
On her free time, she practices Vipassana meditation, paints and plays with her grandchildren.