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I spent the first part of the week in a retreat for the Great Lakes Unity Regional Board. What a great time of connection. We met in an old Farm house in Northern Indiana which created the space and time for a real time of getting to know each other and connecting while at the same time setting the...
By: rnelson
Posted: Thursday, May 11, 2017
I had an interesting experience in the Burning Bowl and White Stone Ceremonies this year. What came up in the Burning Bowl was to let go of wisdom and knowledge and my White Stone was get over it. I had to sit in all of this for a bit, chew on it, and try to discover what Spirit was trying to guide...
By: rnelson
Posted: Wednesday, April 26, 2017
This year is the 47th anniversary of the first Earth Day which was started in 1970. Former Senator Gaylord Nelson, one of my heroes back in the 70's, was the first and principle sponsor of the first Earth Day. This is a world wide celebration and there are a plethora of resources to inform and...
By: rnelson
Posted: Thursday, April 20, 2017
Prayer is fundamental to Unity. Unity was founded on the consciousness of prayer and healing. Silent Unity, our worldwide prayer ministry, has been actively supporting people around the world for over 120 years with prayer. If you have taken any classes, attended a worship service, or sit in on a...
By: rnelson
Posted: Wednesday, March 22, 2017
Unity was founded on a consciousness of prayer and prayer is still a fundamental part of the Unity experience. But prayer is more then what we do in Unity, it is a way of life. It is a way of living so that we may become fully aware of and live in alignment with God each moment. Each moment, each...
By: rnelson
Posted: Wednesday, March 15, 2017
Recently I was asked to write an article for the Natural Living Journal. I suggested writing on learning to live a flow life with a chronic health condition. Seemed appropriate, considering I live a full life and as most of you know I have a chronic condition, end stage kidney disease, that I must...
By: rnelson
Posted: Wednesday, March 8, 2017
Living with a chronic disease can be difficult. It can take a toll on a person physically, emotionally, and spiritually. On the physical side there are a doctor appoints to be made and kept, possible changes in the daily routine in order to maintain a new treatment schedule, dietary restrictions,...
By: rnelson
Posted: Wednesday, March 8, 2017
This week we continue our series, the Keys to the Kingdom, with a talk titled Count your Blessings. One of the most powerful spiritual practices we can cultivate is a consciousness of gratitude. To practice seeing beyond the circumstances and conditions of life and know that there is only one...
By: rnelson
Posted: Wednesday, March 1, 2017
Recently I was reading an article by Michael Ruiz based on the work of KH Kim, a educational psychologist, on the creativity challenge facing America. Imagination and the ability to envision and have out-picture our grandest Divine ideas is part of our Divine heritage and birthright. We are...
By: rnelson
Posted: Thursday, February 23, 2017
One of the goals I set for myself, at the beginning of the year, was to work on my relationships. With this intention in mind I found it not surprising that a email came across my computer with the title "the three relationships you must transform to change your life." As an introvert, yes I test...
By: rnelson
Posted: Monday, February 20, 2017

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