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t takes a lot of work and effort on the part of many people, both volunteer and paid staff, to operate an organization with the variety of programming and activities that Unity of Louisville has. One of the key factors, as we continue to grow and evolve, is the development of the volunteer...
By: rnelson
Posted: Thursday, July 20, 2017
This week we get an opportunity to experience one of the more powerful practices I learned in ministerial school; Nonviolent Communication (NVC). NVC is based in the work of Marshall Rosenberg and has as one of its core teachings that there are universal needs that all people are attempting to have...
By: rnelson
Posted: Wednesday, July 12, 2017
This week Gerry Boylan starts of a new 7 week series, The Creative Process. The Creative Process draws upon the first chapter of Genesis to describe  how creation unfolds from thought to manifestation. Unity understands the story of Genesis as an allegory explaining what takes place in the mind of...
By: rnelson
Posted: Thursday, July 6, 2017
Not so long ago I took myself off all social media because I just did not like the level of negativity, right and left, that I was reading. Later, I realized that I can not avoid the negativity of the external, or heal it, until I am willing and able to address my own negativity and divisive...
By: rnelson
Posted: Monday, June 26, 2017
In a class I am taking recently we were talking about mirroring. The idea is that what I see in the external world is in reality in me. The simple way of saying this is "you spot it you got it." Whatever you see and are having a reaction to is part of your consciousness and to be found in either...
By: rnelson
Posted: Thursday, June 15, 2017
Recently I received an inquiry from someone asking what Unity teaches about the bible. I thought it might be instructive to post here for anyone interested to read.This is an interesting question. Unity teaches to read the bible as story, and inspiration, and as a metaphysical and mystical template...
By: rnelson
Posted: Wednesday, June 14, 2017
This week we continue our series on Unity: A Healing Ministry. We made a change in the speaker schedule. Last weeks bulletin listed Rev Ray as the speaker but thought that having three different views of Unity's healing message might be more instructive and decided to make the switch and have Gerry...
By: rnelson
Posted: Thursday, June 8, 2017
This week we continue our series titled Unity a Healing Ministry. Sunday I will talk about making the conscious connection with God. When we make the connection we begin to live out of our oneness. That is an easy thing to say and an easy thing to write but not always easy to live. Anyone ever...
By: rnelson
Posted: Thursday, June 1, 2017
Unity was founded on the consciousness of prayer and healing. For the next three week we will be exploring the idea of Unity as a healing ministry. I thought rather then musing on the topic this week I would excerpt Myrtle Fillmore's own work. It was Myrtle's discovery and healing that led...
By: rnelson
Posted: Tuesday, May 30, 2017
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

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