With each new day, our hearts are broken by the news of suffering caused by catastrophic fires, floods, hurricanes, violence, and the deaths of friends and strangers both near and afar. Yet deep in our souls, we know life’s tragedies can also yield hidden gifts of profound healing, renewal, and thriving. Gradually, we discover how catastrophes can even become sources of gratitude. With faith and courage, we learn how to open these gifts, mend our broken hearts, and move forward with mystical wisdom, mature hope, and newfound inspiration. What if we are standing on a threshold between who we have been as a species and who we are being called to be? The calling is much less about surviving and much more about thriving, but to thrive, we must emotionally and spiritually mature into a new kind of human being by opening to the planetary rite of passage that our predicament compels us to enter. The journey is about reconnecting with ourselves and our deep inner wisdom, with each other, and with earth. This workshop will offer a weekend of connecting with these three sources of meaning as we navigate the journey together in love, joy, and beauty.
Presenter: Carolyn Baker, Ph.D.
Dates: April 4–6, 2019
Holy (adjective): Having a spiritual and pure quality
You (pronoun): A beautiful soul, yet also fully human
Whole (adjective): Complete
W-holy You: Sacred. Enough. Loved beyond words.
If only the rest of the world could experience the love that will bathe those gathered for this extended weekend with spiritual teacher Suzanne Giesemann. You will learn to connect with the Greater Reality and understand the fullness of who we really are. We will form lasting, loving friendships on the sacred grounds of Unity Village, breaking bread together each day and feeding our souls each moment. We may even ask the same question as our time together concludes: “Can we bask in this joy, this gratitude, this palpable light just a bit longer?” We will return home with higher perspectives and new tools to heal our us. We will depart uplifted and transformed, having rediscovered the wholeness of our true selves. Come and join us!
Presenter: Suzanne Giesemann
Dates: April 11–14, 2019
Cost: $444 per person
Learn more: https://www.suzannegiesemann.com/w-holy-you/
Join Unity Arts Ministry for a weekend of creative expression at the beautiful Hummingbird Manor at Unity Village. Nourish your Creative Spirit through a variety of media in a safe and supportive environment. Program offerings such as mixed media, process painting, meditation, and music will gently guide you within to uncover blocks and move you into the full expression of your creative nature.
- Nourish your Creative Spirit through guided activities and free creative time.
- Relax and unwind as you enjoy the beautiful grounds at Unity Village.
- Develop friendships with others on a path of spiritual living and creative expression.
- Learn take home creative practices to deepen your spiritual growth.
- Leave uplifted and inspired, having reawakened your Creative Spirit and rediscovered your True Self.
Presented by: Unity Arts Ministry. Founding minister Rev. Jeniffer Hutchins serves as retreat director and is joined by guest presenters.
Registration info: Register online at https://unityartsministry.org/retreats/
Dates: May 31–June 2, 2019
Cost: $295 through Dec 31, 2018; $325 from Jan 1–May 1, 2019. Registration includes retreat workshops and supplies. Lodging and meals not included in basic rates. Lodging options are available; please see website for details.