Services / Talk Titles & Lessons
Sunday Service & Youth Education begin at 10:30am
You will find the Sunday Service relaxing and welcoming to all, regardless of your religious background. During the service you will experience wonderful music, a guided meditation, and an inspiring 20-30 minute talk. Following the service, you can meet other friends of Unity in our Social Hall and enjoy some snacks and beverages. We hope you find a community here at Unity of Santa Rosa!
Prayer Circle: Join us for early-morning prayer and meditation before the Sunday Service. Sunday 9:40-10:00am in the Youth Ed Room.
Enjoy a sample of our Sunday Services with this video:
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Recent and Upcoming Lessons
March 2, Scott Grace
Lesson: At Ease
Special Music: Scott Grace
A life filled with ease and grace is our natural inheritance. Learn about taking it easy, going easy on yourself, easy money, and how you can release the old beliefs that tempt us to struggle and make things hard.
Scott is the author of Teach Me How to Love and travels as a transformational troubadour, giving inspirational talks complete with music and comedy. He has performed at the seminars of Deepak Chopra, Marianne Williamson, Byron Katie, Jack Canfield, Dr. John Gray and others. Scott also conducts a variety of workshops with a lighthearted, humorous and entertaining approach to personal growth.
Stay for Scott’s workshop, “Manifesting with Ease,” today 1:00-3:00PM!
March 9, Richard Southern, Ph.D.
Lesson: Batteries Not Included
Special Music: Star Tom
Richard is a regular speaker at Unity of Santa Rosa. His life history is as varied as his academic degrees. He has a B.S. and an M.L.A. in history, and an MSG (no kidding) in gerontology, the study of aging – all from the University of Southern California. He wrote his doctoral dissertation in government at Claremont Graduate University. He has been an educator and a partner in a direct marketing agency. For the last 23 years, as a church growth/renewal consultant, he has worked with more than 1,000 congregations in the U.S. and Canada. He has been active in Unity for 15 years and is a member of a Unity and an Episcopal church.
March 16, Rev. Kathy McCall
Lesson: Law & Grace
Special Music: Congregation
Grace “saves” us from some of the negative effects that we set into motion. Let us invoke the power of Grace – God’s unconditional love in action.
Rev. Kathy is a Unity Minister, Astrologer, Dream Worker and Storyteller. She has taught classes and workshops synthesizing esoteric mysteries, myth and spiritual wisdom for over 35 years. She is the author of The Unorthodox Life: Walking Your Own Path to the Divine. Rev. Kathy has served Unity Churches in Tempe, AZ, Santa Cruz, Palo Alto, and most recently, as minister of our own Unity of Santa Rosa from Nov. 2008 to Feb. 2012.
Stay for Rev. Kathy’s workshop, “Karma & Past Lives,” today 1:00-4:00pm!
March 23, Rev. Alyzsa Van Til
Lesson: Keeping a True Lent
Special Music: Andoni Panici
How can you prepare yourself for a resurrection experience? By breaking open as the seed does to become a new plant.
Rev. Alyzsa formerly taught Bible Interpretation at Unity Institute. She was Education Minister at Unity of Palo Alto and has served a number of Unity churches along the west coast. She is now a member at Unity of Santa Rosa where she speaks regularly and offers a variety of thought-provoking and heart-felt classes.
March 30, Jan Garrett & JD Martin
Lesson: The Heart of Harmony – Stay Tuned
Special Music: Jan Garrett & JD Martin
Jan and JD are multi-award-winning singer songwriters and creative guides who teach with a twinkle and inspire by example. Their music is rich and intelligent, as satisfying to the soul as it is to the ear, songs to open the heart and refresh the spirit. JD has written 5 Number One, and 10 Top Ten country and pop hit singles, and his songs have been recorded by such luminaries as Reba McEntire, Terri Clark, B.J. Thomas, Peter Cetera and Kathy Mattea. Jan is a jazz singer with a poet’s soul, a teacher, performance coach, wilderness vision quester, and (yes) Certified Laughing Instructor who has toured with Steve Martin and John Denver, and has appeared on the Tonight Show and in Rolling Stone magazine.