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I have always said I have a curious mind and wanted to share with you something I thought was facinating. Recently I was reading a fascinating article written by a man who is a neurologist with a Dr. of Ministry. The subject was neuropsycholgical mysticism. This is a new field of brain studies. ...
By: rnelson
Posted: Thursday, July 26, 2018
This week we continue our series The Foundations of New Thought with a talk titled Thinking Makes It So. This is a foundational Unity teaching. The world does not happen to me but through me or as me. I am co-creator of the world I see and experience based on the thoughts and emotions I hold, the...
By: rnelson
Posted: Wednesday, July 18, 2018
We continue the series Foundations of New Thought exploring the basic idea of who we really are, a statement of our being. We are born in the image and likeness of God, our very essence is Divine; therefore, we are inherently good. We are spiritual beings having a human experience. We all know this...
By: rnelson
Posted: Wednesday, July 11, 2018
This week Rev Ray, Rev Val, and Jeanne Bencker will be speaking on various aspects of living out of a vision. When I first arrived at Unity of Louisville and saw the fabulous space that we had in our sanctuary and activity center I had a vision of being a community resource for a variety of groups...
By: rnelson
Posted: Tuesday, June 26, 2018
Sunday is Father's Day and we celebrate all those who have chosen the path of being a father figure to a child. This is no easy task. Yet, in Unity we look beyond the literal day and explore possible deeper and more profound meanings. This in no way minimizes the importance of being a father but, I...
By: rnelson
Posted: Monday, June 18, 2018
This week we finish our series using Gerry Boylan's book Christ in Training. I have often said that if this was easy, the path to spiritual awakening, I would have already done it. One of the reasons Gerry wrote the book is to awaken the reader to the idea that it takes training to live out of the...
By: rnelson
Posted: Thursday, June 7, 2018
This week we continue our study of Gerry Boylan's book Christ in Training with the topic of non-attachment. All spiritual traditions have a version of this teaching. Probably the best known is the Buddhist version that states that our attachments are our source of suffering and pain. This is not...
By: rnelson
Posted: Tuesday, June 5, 2018
I spent last weekend at a Uniteen (ages 11-13) Rally in Wisconsin. We have a staff member from the region who oversees the development of the rally but a majority of the weekend is developed and staffed by our YOU (Youth of Unity ages 14-18). The theme they developed this rally was finding your...
By: rnelson
Posted: Thursday, May 10, 2018
 The power of God is within you. Open yourself to the wisdom, discernment and inspiration of God that is within. Take time to listen to the voice of God. Charles Fillmore, paraphrasing the Buddha, said “don’t believe something because I said it or a great sage wrote it but take it to heart and...
By: rnelson
Posted: Thursday, April 26, 2018
This week we continue our series the Christ in Training with a talk on judgment. Judgment can often be a difficult topic to understand. Judgment as a spiritual tool is the ability to discern and make wise choices. Judgment relates to the 12 Power of Wisdom and the power to evaluate. Judgment is...
By: rnelson
Posted: Thursday, April 19, 2018

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