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Upcoming Classes at Unity Temple

 

Optimize Your Well-Being with Energy Medicine, Thursday, May 23, 2019, 6:30 - 8:30pm, Classroom D. In this fun, informative and invigorating 4 week class series, Kim Wedman will guide you through practical, proven techniques that can improve your health, increase your vitality and enrich your life. By accessing the magic and wisdom of your own unique energy system, you can create within your body an energetic environment that supports your overall health, vitality, and healing. Whether you are new to Energy Medicine or are an experienced practitioner or bodyworker, come discover indispensable methods to help yourself and those you love.

$75 for All 4 Class Sessions | $25 per Individual Class Session
REGISTER IN ADVANCE at www.EnergyMedicineUSA.com and receive a FREE COPY of Kim's INSTANT METHOD FOR DEEP RELAXATION.

Each week you will:
• Learn and practice the tools and step-by-step methods you need to unlock your body’s natural healing power.
• Gain extensive hands-on practice with how energy moves through your body.
• Enrich your understanding, integration, and use of 9 different energy systems.
• Super charge your ability to rebalance energies that support health and vitality.
• Boost clarity, calm, and productivity as your energies come into balance.
• Apply what you learn to self-healing and begin to assist others.

Learn more about Kim at her website: www.EnergyMedicineUSA.com

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Deepening Practice: Half-day Silent Retreat, Saturday, May 25, 2019, 9:00am - 1:00pm. Whether you are an advanced practitioner, simply wanting to enrich your current understanding or are brand new to meditation, join us Saturday as we explore ways in which we may deepen our practice and bring more peace and happiness to our world.

We've realized that the mantra, "the simpler the better" rings true for Deepening Practice, so every LAST SATURDAY of the month at Unity Temple you will find an opportunity for a 4-hour Silent Retreat. There will be brief introduction and a bell to signal alternating times of walking/sitting, but very little spoken guidance throughout the retreat. Along with that, Victor and other meditation teachers will be on hand, and available for 1-1 consultations during the retreat, if you want to take some time to process your experience, or ask questions about your personal meditation and mindfulness practice. 

We hope many of you will make time to attend part or all of this 4-hour retreat. 

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Courageous Conversations, Sunday, May 26, 2019, 12:30pm - 2:00pm, Manse Living Room. The Courageous Conversations Group’s mission is to speak Truth to power through conscious dialogue that will lead to greater diversity and inclusivity within and outside of the church walls. In other words, the aim is to create—from the inside-out--a world that works for everyone. This initiative was started in 2016 by Rev. Sandra Campbell and a small group of thoughtful, committed congregants aiming to create sacred space for people of diverse views to engage in thought-provoking, heart-opening, mind-expanding, and often uncomfortable conversations on topics that are often difficult and controversial. The group believes that only when we are courageous enough to be uncomfortable can we hope to be the change we want to see in the world.  If you are one of those thoughtful, committed people, come join the conversation!

Meets Monthly on the 2nd and 4th Sunday

“Never doubt that a small group of thoughtful, committed citizens can change the world; indeed, it is the only thing that ever has.” ~ Margaret Mead

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WOW-Women of Worth, Tuesday, May 28, 2019, 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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"LETTING GO OF FEAR Through the Principles of A Course in Miracles", Saturday, June 1, 2019, 10:00am - 5:00pm, Charles Fillmore Chapel. An Awakening & Empowering Workshop with GARY & CINDY RENARD. Gary is the acclaimed author of the spiritual classics "The Disappearance of the Universe" and "The Lifetimes When Jesus and Buddha Knew Each Other." Cindy Renard is an international speaker on A Course in Miracles, and the author of "A Course in Health and Well-Being." 

In their workshop, Gary & Cindy will take you through the process of awakening from the dream of separation using the purely non-dualistic thought system of A Course in Miracles. Principles and practices of undoing the ego through true forgiveness will be discussed. Gain a deeper understanding of how the mind works so you can take control of your thoughts and choose peace and oneness over conflict and separation.  As a participant, you will learn how to heal all your relationships by changing your perception and interpretations, moving you further on the path of awakening to your reality as Spirit! There will be a guided meditation for further deepening of the material as well as original music performed by Cindy.

This is an event you won’t want to miss.

Co-sponsored by the Cornerstone Foundation and Evolving Magazine

Workshop fee is $95 per person before May 15; $125 after.

Register online at CornerstoneFoundation.com, by phone (816) 561-4466 or at Unity Temple

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Serenity Flow, Sunday, June 2, 2019, 10:30am - 11:30am, Temple SPACE. Join us for Serenity Flow: a new approach to Sunday morning as we blend yoga, live music, meditation and Satsang (message) for a truly unique spiritual experience.

YOGA: Attuned to the integrative energy of sound, live music by seasoned musicians accompanies this morning yoga practice. Awaken your senses with a smooth, flowing sequence of yoga poses. 
Linking poses with deep breathing is like coming home to your body, welcoming your spirit into its temple, naturally balanced and calm. 

MEDITATION: Learn techniques from many traditions as we explore the vast inner landscapes in a safe, tranquil environment, connecting with each other in consciousness.

SATSANG: Drawing from the rich tradition of teachings from eastern philosophy and western psychology the message each Sunday will be a practical application that can inspire and enrich your daily life.

Childcare available!!

Beginners welcome! Bring your yoga mat!

Suggested Love offer $15 Register at door

Come on an empty stomach with stretchy, comfortable clothing.

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CPE (Contemplative Practices and the Enneagram) Practice and Support Group, Mondays, June 3 - June 10, 2019, 1:00pm - 3:00pm, Heritage Room. This existing group will be open to new participants starting April 8th. This is an advanced practice & support group for individuals who know their Enneagram type and would like to cultivate a discipline of contemplative practice in ENNEAGRAM-literate community. Prior knowledge of Centering Prayer is a plus but NOT mandatory.

Facilitated by longtime CPE participants John & Macha Greenleaf-Maple. We hope you will join these gifted, compassionate leaders into this amazing, transformative circle of courageous spiritual sojourners!

Suggested Love Offering: $5-15/session

Registration by email is REQUIRED as SPACE IS LIMITED: Email johngm4unity@gmail.com to see if this group is a good fit for you!

Info: www.uthrive-in-unity.com

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Outside the Box Career Strategies, Tuesday, June 4, 2019, 6:30pm - 9:30pm, Heritage Room. Attention visionaries, entrepreneurs, college students and career transitioners: it’s time to get on the right career path! Are you looking for a way to turn your passions into a career? Are you an outside the box thinker who doesn't want to follow traditional career paths?

Join veteran author, speaker and teacher Kathryn Andries for a workshop on how to build satisfying careers that align with your passions, strengths
and purpose. We use unconventional methods such as astrology and numerology, and we will dive deep into the workings of the subconscious
mind to align with what we came here to do.

Cost: $45

Pre-Registration required. https://intuitiveschool.com/classes/
Contact: info@intuitiveschool.com for questions.

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Emergency Preparedness Meeting, Wednesday, June 5, 2019, 6:30pm - 8:00pm, Classroom D. Unity Temple is seeking those interested with helping to establish an Emergency Response Team.  All aspects of disaster preparedness will be explored - direct application, communication with other first responders, families, news media, hospitals and EMS transport teams. 

Facilitated by Ron McCorkle.

Questions? Contact ron@unitytemple.com

This group meets monthly on the first Wednesday

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Engaging Mindfulness Meditation Practice Group, Saturday, June 8, 2019, 9:30am - 12:30pm, Classroom C. This is a unique meditation group, in that we also practice dialogue during our time together.  We may practice insight dialogue, or an aspect of wise speech or nonviolent communication that relates to the dharma topic we are studying. Our time consists of meditation, dialogue, dharma insights, group time and heart practice.

No prior experience necessary.  Join us.

A $25 love offering is suggested.

If you have any questions feel free to call Lori @ 816-516-2200. Lori is a meditation student, Unity Minister, Nonviolent Communication Trainer, and supports others on their journeys. This group meets monthly on the 2nd Saturday.

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Reiki Healing Circle, Saturday, June 8, 2019, 1:00pm - 4:00pm, Classroom E. Experience the healing benefits of Reiki, an ancient hands-on method of healing, stress reduction, and relaxation. Reiki creates a harmonic flow of energy within the practitioner and the receiver which helps to balance and activate your natural healing response enabling you to function in a more holistic manner…mind, body, and spirit. Reiki is non-invasive and complementary to Western medicine.

Offered by Larry Parks and Gayla Moon Hattaway, traditional Reiki Practitioners.

Love offerings appreciated. This group meets Monthly on 2nd Saturday.

For more information, contact Larry at (816) 522-8663 or unipax9@mac.com

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Writing Workshop, Monday, June 10, 2019, 3:30pm - 5:30pm, Classroom B. Sometimes dreams do come true.  Pat Berge’s dream is to bring storytelling and writing alive to small, intimate circles.  Pat, while studying for her MFA under Professor John Schultz at Columbia College, Chicago, found John had a dream, too. 

It came alive in workshops of up to10 students at a time, sitting in a circle.  Students were coached to see a moment happening in a place in their minds, and then tell that story to the group. Once stories flow around and across the circle, they can easily be captured on the page or the screen. This became the Story Workshop Method.

Pat Berge now offers that possibility to you. Storytellers and writers can tell their way into journals, letters, poems, or just a note to a good friend.

Love Offering

This class meets monthly on the 2nd and 4th Monday.

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Bible Interpretation Class.... Let's Get (Meta)-Physical! Come join Reverend Sandra Campbell for an enlightening and inspiring journey through the Gospels and how they relate to our lives today. Sunday mornings, 9am, in Classroom D. It's not your typical Bible study. 

For more information, contact Rev. Sandra at sandra@unitytemple.com or 816.561.4466 ext 125

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Spiritually Speaking, EVERY Sunday, 9:00am and 11:45am, Heritage Room. Join together with others to share spiritual insights, questions and comments. If you are interested in Unity Principles in general and/or Unity Temple in specific, this group is for you.

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Serenity Pause™ Meditation, 7 DAYS A WEEK - 365 DAYS A YEAR, 12:10pm to 12:40pm and 5:30pm to 6:00pm, Myrtle Fillmore Chapel, Includes instruction and discussion.

What is it?

Serenity Pause™ meditation sessions are available to people form all walks of life and from all religious backgrounds and spiritual traditions. These sessions are offered daily at scheduled times throughout the week, making it easy for you to drop by and drop in to a place of peace and serenity - away from the hustle and bustle of daily life. No previous meditation experience is necessary. Each meditation time includes meditation instruction, time to sit, and time to discuss. Both chairs and mat/cushions are provided. All Serenity Pause™ meditation sessions are offered on a love offering donation basis.

Space is available for individual meditation Mondays - Saturdays from 10:00am to 9:00pm.

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A Course in Miracles, EVERY Monday, 6:30 pm - 8:00 pm, Heritage Room. Newcomers and past participants are welcome to join. Are you searching for more peace and harmony in your life? Many find that "A Course In Miracles" provides tools for living in a more centered, fulfilled way. If you have wondered what it is all about, here is your chance. Bring your friends and neighbors to share the joy!

A Course in Miracles is a study program that has become renown throughout the world for it's teachings on the nature of our lives and our true Spirit-based existence. Some quotes from the Course follow:

"Child of God, you were created to create the good, the beautiful, the Holy. Do not forget this."

"God knows you only in Peace, and this is your True Reality."

"There is no need to learn through pain. And gentle lessons are acquired joyously and are remembered gladly."

"Miracles are a Natural Occurrence. When they do not occur, something has gone wrong."

"You have a choice. Do you want to be right, or do you want to be Happy?"

"Nothing real can be threatened, nothing unreal exists. Herein lies the Peace of God."

Facilitated by Victor Martin and Ace Wagner.

For more information, please contact Victor Martin at 816.516.1218 or vklm@sbcglobal.net

Suggested Love Offering: $10, but no one turned away if you can't afford it.

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