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UPCOMING CLASSES and EVENTS AT UNITY TEMPLE

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W.E.L.L.-Wednesday Evening Love Lift, July 30, 2014, 6:30pm, Charles Fillmore Chapel. Stepping Out into Your Authentic Self. Guest speaker, Warren Teachout, is a Unity Temple Prayer Chaplain and a ministerial student at the Unity Urban Ministerial School.  His message this week will guide you through discovering how prayer and meditation, as well as the mental gifts of faith, imagination, strength, and love, can help you overcome your own inner blocks to authenticity and allow you to step into Who You Truly Are.  Join Warren, David Hart and Alex Cordero for theW.E.L.L. - Wednesday Evening Love Lift, which begins at 6:30pm in the Charles Fillmore Chapel.  Come as you are.  Come to the W.E.L.L.  

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Spirituality and All That Jazz, Wednesday, August 6, 2014, 7:00pm, Main Sanctuary. The Debonair DUCK WARNER, Crooner performing with TIM WHITMER & The Consort Band. Lester Warner, affectionately known as "Duck," is a quiet, soft-spoken man who transforms himself into a spectacular entertainer when he takes the stage. His voice is a rich baritone with a beautiful full falsetto that has been compared to Nat "King" Cole. He is also a gifted instrumentalist who plays trumpet, flugelhorn and trombone. Duck has headlined Japan's first International Jazz Festival, Kansas City's Spirit Festival, and The Kansas City Blues and Jazz Festival. He was voted Kansas City's Best Male Vocalist three years in a row. The International Trumpet Guild has recognized duck as a veteran of the revered "old school" associated with the special brand of Kansas City "Swing" music. Benny Powell, trombonist with the Count Basie Band, calls Duck a "premiere entertainer."

Tickets at the door only - $7.00
Children under 16 free

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Generation U, Thursday, August 7, 2014, 6:30pm. Are you in your 20's, 30's, 40's and want to join other Unity members and their guests for a monthly meeting celebrating community and growth? Generation U is Unity Temple on the Plaza's very own young professionals group.  We meet the second Thursday of every month at 6:30 at rotating locations.  Each month a different member will host the event. They will either host a social event, organize an activity, teach the group a new skill...the possibilities are endless!

This month's meeting is at The Drop in Martini Corner at 6:30pm

For information contact Ellis Greenspon, ellis.greenspon@gmail.com or 816.442.2198

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Help Feed the Hungry, Saturday, August 9, 2014, 9:00am - 11:30am. Join us as we help serve meals at St. Paul's Church, located at 1300 North 18th Street in Kansas City, Kansas. It's a great opportunity to serve as well as get to know other practitioners. If you'd like to carpool, meet Liz Foley in the Unity Temple lobby at 8:30am. The serving and cleanup will take until 11:30am. For more information, contact Liz at stpauls@templebuddhistcenter.org

We meet the 2nd Saturday of each month.

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Monthly Reiki Circle, Saturday, August 9, 2014, Between 1:00pm and 4:00pm, Classroom E. Come experience the healing benefits of Reiki. Join Cindy and her fellow practioners and receive a Reiki Session. Reiki is Divine Love and Universal Energy channeled in and through the practitioner for your healing. Reiki brings peace and assists the body in a natural healing on all levels – mental, emotional, physical and spiritual.

Cindy is a traditional Reiki Master and Healer. Love offerings and donations appreciated.

Contact Cindy at 816.308.3970 or via email cindy@hbirdhealing.com.

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Race For the Cure!, Sunday, August 10, 2014. Join the Unity Temple Team and walk, run or sleep in for the Susan G. Komen Race for the Cure on Sunday, August 10, 2014! You can register or donate online at www.komenkansascity.org, our team name is Unity Temple.  The Deadline to register under the Unity Temple team is July 30 by paper or August 1, 2014 online registration.

Come walk, run or sleep in with your Unity Temple team.

For more information contact Diane Rohrer at dianerohrer@everestkc.net or 816-803-0493 or Christine Garvey at christine@unitytemple.com or 994-8009.

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Sunday Speak Easy Toastmasters, Sunday, August 10, 2014, Noon - 1:30pm, Classroom B. Toastmasters International is a world leader in communication and leadership development.  Guests are always welcome at our meetings. 
The Toastmasters program offers many benefits that help people in all walks of life.

As a result of participating in Toastmasters, you will:

  • Increase your self-confidence
  • Become a better speaker
  • Become a better leader
  • Communicate more effectively

Learn more about Toastmasters International at Toastmasters.org or contact Maureen Dwyer, VP Membership,  Sunday Speak Easy Toastmasters, at maureend19@hotmail.com  for membership details.

This group meets on the 2nd, 4th and 5th Sunday of each month.

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The Yarn of Spirit, Monday, August 11, 2014, 7:00pm - 8:30pm, Manse.  Does your handicraft involve yarn or fiber?  Whether you like to knit, crochet, spin, embroider, tat, cross-stitch, or create in some other fiber medium, please join us for a fun night of crafting and spirituality!

While we enjoy our handiwork, our inspired discussions will include:

* Allowing Sunday lessons to reach into daily life.
* Exploring Unity’s Principles and their meaning in today’s world.
* Discovering spirituality in the practice of our craft work.
* Touching lives in our community and beyond with our hobbies and passion.

All skill levels are welcome; all you need are your crafting materials and enthusiasm!

Facilitated by Warren Teachout.For more information, contact warren.teachout@gmail.com, or 816.695.0019.

Suggested Love Offering of $10 greatly appreciated.

This class meets the 2nd Monday of each month.

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Unity Temple Harvesters, Thursday, August 14, 2014, 9:00am - 11:00am. Join us for an opportunity to help hungry children by putting together snack packs! We meet at Harvesters, 3801 Topping Avenue, Kansas City, MO 64129. Click here for a map (or contact Bambi to follow her over). For more information, contact Bambi Shen at bambishen888@gmail.com or 816-753-2001. Feel free to also join the group for lunch afterwards, dutch treat, at the Peach Tree Buffet. This group meets monthly on the 2nd & 4th Thursday of each month.

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A Path to Joy from A Course in Miracles Lecture, Friday, August 15, 2014, 7:00pm, Charles Fillmore Chapel. Lecture on: Perfect Happiness A PATH TO JOY FROM A COURSE IN MIRACLES
& Standup Philosophy as Dr. Baba Jon Mundane.

Register thru Brown Paper Tickets (Google it) See Jon Mundy, Ph.D. Lecture on Perfect Happiness at Unity Temple
$20 Advanced Registration/ $25 at Door
~ no one turned away who cannot pay ~

WITH JON MUNDY, PH.D., author, lecturer, the publisher of Miracles magazine and the Executive Director of All Faiths Seminary International in NY. The author of nine books, his latest book, Lesson 101: Perfect Happiness, is published by Sterling Ethos of NY, a division of Barnes and Noble. According to Amazon.com his previous book, Living A Course in Miracles is, after Return to Love by Marianne Williamson, the next best-selling book based on the teaching of A Course in Miracles.

Jon met Dr. Helen Schucman, the scribe of A Course in Miracles, in 1973. Helen introduced Jon to the Course and served as his counselor until she became ill in 1980.

MiaclesMagazine.org
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MEET-GREET-EAT, Thursday, August 21, 2014, 6:30pm - 8:30pm, Manse. What will you bring to the table? Join us and make some interesting new friends at Unity Temple on the Plaza. You never know who you might meet!

Sign up to bring your favorite dish to share or volunteer your time.

Space is limited, please sign-up at www.signupgenius.com

For more information, contact Angie at angslavens@gmail.com

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Volunteer at St. Paul's Food Pantry, Saturday, August 23, 2014, 9:00am - 12:30pm. We are looking for volunteers to help in the food pantry on the 4th Saturday of each month. The only pre-requisites for our volunteers are a heart for helping our Neighbors and a willingness to have fun doing it. The pantry is located at Saint Paul’s Episcopal Church, 1300 North 18th Street, Kansas City, Kansas 66102. Go to the back of the church, the pantry is across from the red door downstairs in the basement.

For more information contact Ross Warnell at 816-807-4011 or e-mail him at ross@stpaulskck.org

Follow St. Paul's on face book at http://www.facebook.com/StPaulsKCK

Click Here to follow the St. Paul's Food Pantry

Web Site: www.stpaulskck.org

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WOW-Women of Worth, Tuesday, August 26, 2014, 6:30pm - 8:30pm, Manse. Come together with other like-minded women, bask in the love, support and friendship of the group as we discuss the path of life. Bring a friend or two, the more the merrier! We meet monthly on the fourth Tuesday.

Love Offering

For more information, contact Christine Garvey at 816-994-8009 or christine@unitytemple.com.

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Unity Temple Homecoming, Sunday, September 7, 11:30am. Hamburgers, hot dogs and veggie burgers will be provided and grilled outside on the patio. Food will be served in Meyer Hall. Games, cake walk, face painting, and music will be on on the playground. See old friends, meet new ones, everyone is welcome! The Chiefs vs the Tennessee Titans is at Noon and will be shown on the big screen in Temple SPACE.

Homecoming Sunday also marks the return of the Unity Temple Chancel Choir!

Please sign up to bring a side dish or a dessert at picnic@unitytemple.com.

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