Sunday Service: Sunday, July 10th at 10:00 AM

Do We Have Free Will? – with William Gregory

Invitation to Sunday Talk with William Gregory

This Sunday, William Gregory will offer us a talk titled, “Do We Have Free Will?”

What is free will? How can we exercise it to our benefit and the benefit of the whole. Exploring the workings of our internal conversations that we may have the skills to become sentient will full human beings.


In-Person & Livestreaming on UnityCentralOregon.org

We are delighted to offer you the option of in-person service or Live-streaming on our website using Zoom! You can watch even if you don’t have a Zoom account (you don’t even have to fix your hair!). It will also be available as a recording in the video library on our website and on Facebook later that day. 

Masks are no longer required at our in-person service. We encourage those that still feel more comfortable wearing a mask to continue to do so. Whatever feels right for you is the choice we encourage you to go with. 😊😷


Creating and Exploring Together

Youth Program

• The nursery is open for little ones up to 4 years old during Sunday service.

• Our elementary kids will be exploring loving kindness, an important “egg” to lay in the nest!

• Stay tuned for some special events for our middle schoolers and teens!


And for the Bigger Kids!

The Women’s Walking Group meets Wednesday mornings at 10:00 AM.  See the calendar for more details and RSVP to Suzanne or call 805-729-2916.

This is a chance to get out there and get some sunshine, friendship, and good conversation.

The Men’s Group meets the 1st and 3rd Mondays at 6:00 PM, at Unity.

This is a spiritual discussion and service group of men who are seeking connection and friendship of like-minded individuals. All are welcome.

Co-Create Joy and Connection

SpiritGroups Host Training

Thursday, July 7, 2022 5:30 PM – 7:00 PM

Location: Online

1st Thursday of every month.

If you are interested in being a SpiritGroup Host, either online or in your home, please contact Naomi Steele with any questions or just show up on the Zoom meeting.

Join Zoom Meeting https://us02web.zoom.us/j/81464178858?pwd=RCtweEx1YjFhZXhTeVdyVWV2TnJvZz09

Meeting ID: 814 6417 8858 Passcode: 423665


Food and Fellowship

Bring some food to share at our after service potluck 😁. We’ll provide the coffee and tea!

Mmmmm…

Come add your voice!

Meet Dave for Singing Practice!

Wednesday, 7:00 PM – 8:30 PM

Location: Unity Sanctuary

Music Director Dave Finch holds a dedicated music practice for anyone who wants to sing with Solshine on Sundays.  No prior experience needed.  Just show up with your beautiful self and willingness to sing a song!

Every Wednesday from 7-8:30 in the sanctuary.


Member Appreciation 🙏🏽

Have you noticed our beautiful little library box in front of our building? This creation has truly been a community effort. Barn Barnard donated a bunch of wood before he and Annie moved to Salem. Jim Pasmore hauled the wood in his truck and paid for the extra lumber that was needed. Jim Loughrie built it. Clare Kubota paid for the paint, using Laura Jasinek’s discount and painted the blue part. Diane Leverick painted the mural on the back. Rev. Jane found the boxes of books from our old library at the Grange, and John Hellar and Chris Tippets carried them from the shed and stacked them in the box. And the books themselves were donated back in the Grange days by many, many people! Now it’s complete, so help yourself to books and feel free to leave any spiritual books (as long as there is room on the shelf!) for others to appreciate.

Unity Library
Jim Loughrie
Diane Leverick

THE BROKEN PIECES

By Donna Benjamin

Let us fix the broken pieces

Glue them back together so they stick

The vase will be whole again

Our intention is wholeness

Beauty

Surrender

So let us fix the broken pieces

Find the right adhesive

The right words

The right actions

So that we may thrive in joy

Not suffering

Let us fix the broken pieces

They are all around us

Almost everywhere we turn

We can sweep them aside

But then they remain broken

So let us fix the broken pieces

The shards

The slivers

The cracks

Place them together again

So that they may join together

In Unity of the whole

Let us fix the broken pieces

Including our hearts

That cry out for comfort

For kindness

For sanity

Weave a web of healing

Let us fix the broken pieces

They are so worthy of our attention

And mending skills

Our inner knowing on how to heal

We know this

We got this

Let us fix the broken pieces

Let us fix the broken pieces

Have Something You Think We Should Include in Our Newsletter?

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