Workshops and Events

Unity is an inter-denominational, inclusive, loving spiritual community. We respect and support your personal spiritual path and invite you to join us for these upcoming events.
To register for any of these events, please call 707-542-7729 or email info@unityofsantarosa.org.

Town Hall Meeting on January 8 Postponed due to weather

Please note, we will be having our New Member Ceremony and a very important Town Hall Meeting soon. Dates to be posted as soon as determined.

Community Abundance Recipient

food-for-thought-artOur Community Abundance Recipient this quarter is Food for Thought. Located in Forestville, California, Food For Thought is a non-profit grassroots organization dedicated to meeting the nutritional needs of persons living with or affected by AIDS/HIV disease in Sonoma County.
The organization was founded in 1988. Since that time, they have provided free weekly grocery bags of canned and boxed food, fresh produce, nutritional supplements, vitamins, and whatever other goodies are on hand, along with frozen meals for people severely affected by AIDS.
They currently provide food to more than 675 people, including men, women, and dependent children of parents with HIV/AIDS.

Shamanic Healing Drum Circle

DrumNext Drum Circle is January 20th at 6:00 pm.
Based on Native and South American traditional healing ways, we drum and rattle for Pachamama and world peace, as well as give and receive individual healing energy to support our mental, Linda Deeremotional, spiritual and physical well-being. No drum experience necessary. Bring a drum and join us (we have a few available). $5+ donations accepted. Proceeds benefit Unity of Santa Rosa. Led by Linda (Deer) Domnitz, a shamanic practitioner and shamanic drum circle leader. She has extensively studied Lakota and ancient Inkan traditions. For more info about Deer, visit: www.shamanicspiritservices.com

“The Twelve Powers” film at Unity of Marin

Friday, January 20 at 7:00 pm.

Unity of Marin will be showing the film “The Twelve Powers” celebrating the Charles Fillmore Classic film. Join us Unity of Marin: 600 Palm Drive in Novato for a special evening. Reverend Karen Epps is going to host a Q & A after the movie presentation.

CHAI Community Healing Arts Fair

January 21, 1:00-4:00 pm.
Local Healing Arts practitioners offer 12 modalities and more….Local body-workers and Healing Arts Practitioners are ready to help you become pain free, feel balanced and aligned, banish stress, enhance self-awareness and confidence, make clear dietary changes, face life changes, and gracefully handle life transitions! Need a helping hand? $1 per minute. No one turned away.

Learn to Meditate

Sunday, January 29, 12:30-2:00 pm.

In this 90-minute workshop you will learn about the physical, mental and spiritual benefits of meditation. Afterwards, you will be able to begin a daily practice of this simple and natural form of meditation to calm your mind, relax your body and open your heart. Based on ancient, time-tested yogic teachings, these techniques have helped millions of practitioners from all spiritual traditions and all walks of life to access and live from the peace, joy and clarity that dwells in us all. Taught by Reverends Jeff Collins, M.Div., and Ann Hayes, M.Div. $20 Love Offering suggested.

First Wednesday Prayer & Meditation Circle

February 1, 5:30-6:15pm. (45 minute drop-in service)
We find answers, assurance, guidance and peace through prayer and meditation. Join us in a monthly prayer and meditation circle, where we can enter the silence together. Cindy Jacobs and Unity Chaplain Meg McConahey take turns leading a 45-minute drop-in service on the first Wednesday of each month. This takes place in the Unity of Santa Rosa sanctuary.

Memorial Service for Reverend Robin Gail

A Memorial Service for Reverend Robin Gail will be held at the Center for Spiritual Living in Santa Rosa on Saturday, February 4, 2017, from 2:00 to 5:00 pm. The Memorial will take place in the Sanctuary and Social Hall. The address is 2075 Occidental Road, Santa Rosa.

Self-Forgiveness Workshop (2 part)

Join us February 5, from 12:30 to 2:30 pm for Part 1 of this Workshop on Self-Forgiveness. (Suggested Love Offering $15.00)
Forgiveness is where the rubber meets the road in our spiritual understanding and practice. For many, the biggest obstacle is forgiving ourselves. In this workshop we will explore the blocks to self-forgiveness, why it is important and beginning steps to start the process. (Please bring a notebook or journal to write in.) There is a sign up sheet in the Social Hall, or you may call (707) 542-7729 to sign up.

WriWritingting Group

Monday, February 20, 2:30-4:30pm. (Generally held on third Mondays.)
Open to writers of all skill levels and genres, including poets, essayists, journal writers, general non-fiction writers and fiction writers, and not limited to Unity congregants. Writers can share their writing with other participants and request feedback, if they choose, within 20-minute sessions. Contact Tye Ellinwood at tye2012a@gmail.com.

Unity of Santa Rosa has an Angel Squad

The Angel Squad was formed to be a bridge between people in need and the congregation. The mission is to provide emotional and practical support for the congregants in need, and to enable the congregation to share in providing that assistance. The Angel Squad is available by calling the Unity office at (707) 542-7729 or by emailing. If you are in need, or concerned about someone who may be in need, please reach out to us. We care!

The Angel Squad is always looking for additional volunteers. Please let us know if you are interested!

Unity of Santa Rosa Thanks Guy Richards

In Praise and Deep Appreciation
Guy Richards, Musician Extraordinaire, has been a blessing for many years to Unity of Santa Rosa. His continued devotion, talent and humor are special gifts to us! Our thanks for his beautiful concert on October 7. Guy’s gifts inspire each of us continually. Unity of Santa Rosa thanks you for all you do. To read more about his lovely concert click here.

 

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Unity of Santa Rosa events calendar.

Mission Statement

  • Knowing God
  • Teaching Truth
  • Inspiring Dreams
  • Transforming Lives

Values

  • Unity Teachings
  • Spiritual Growth
  • Prayer
  • Community

  • Service
  • Abundance
  • Positive Living

We are a spiritual Christian community believing in One God, many paths. We actively inspire all people to freely discover and experience their essential goodness. Wherever you are on your journey of faith you are welcome here. More about Unity beliefs…

5 Responses to Workshops and Events

  1. Nancy Caplan says:

    What happened to the Unity picnic? I thought it was in Sept. We had such fun there and everybody came to it.

  2. John Havens says:

    Will there be another Learn to Meditate workshop scheduled. I realize I just missed the workshop last Sunday. Thanks, John Havens.

    • Hi John. Thank you for your interest in the Meditation workshop. This is the second time the workshop has been offered by the wonderful Revs. Jeff & Ann. We will be in contact with them about possible upcoming dates. You are welcome to join our email newsletter list to receive notifications about upcoming offerings. You can find the link to add yourself to the email list on the home page of our website. ~ Blessings

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