Events at Unity
Changing Hands Sale
Many of you have already heard about our new fundraiser to benefit our church building - specifically the boiler fund. To help with the funds still due on this project, we have created the new Changing Hands Sale on August 19. The sale will be 1 day and held inside our church building. The sanctuary, library and community room will all be transformed!
Also new this year will be a hot dog sale in the parking lot! Can you smell that great grill going outside our door?
Shake Your Soul
Join us on Saturday, July 22 from 12:30 – 2 pm for a seminar with Maryann Turrin: Shake Your Soul.
Shake Your Soul is a fusion of expressive somatic movement. It incorporates body-mind centering, Qi Gong, Yoga, plus African and Modern dance. Experience self-discovery through expressive movement. Cultivate peace by centering within and joyfully connecting with others. This seminar uses music from around the world along with guided movement to resonate and support internal fluid systems in the body. It can be adapted for any age, ability and fitness level. You will be guided through movement to awaken the synovial, venous, connective inter-cellular, pumping arterial, spacious lymph and effervescent cerebrospinal fluid systems.
No dance or other prior experience is necessary. Please bring a yoga mat or blanket to sit on. Chairs will be available for those who are unable to sit or lie on the floor.
Suggested love offering $15.
Yoga Class is every Tuesday from 10am-11am, facilitated by Barbara Schlierf. This class is designed for all levels from beginners to advanced. This class uses many paths to achieve awareness in the body. In this class we connect the body with the breath through postures, breathing techniques, inquiry, meditation and myofascial release using balls. This class moves you through a flow of poses at a slow to moderate pace, holding the poses as you go, so you can feel what your body needs from the inside out. We will be using blocks, straps and balls as needed. Tools will be provided by facilitator. Love offering basis. No Yoga Class Tuesday, July 18 th . Class will resume on Tuesday, July 25th.
Women of Unity
Women of Unity is an opportunity for women of the church to come together to encourage one another while getting to know each other in a place of acceptance. We will meet the 3rd Saturday of the month from 1:30 to 3:30 to share an interesting topic or activity, and we ask that people bring a small snack. Stop in and check the group out to see if it is something that will be of a benefit to you. Hope to see you there!
Unity Men's Circle
In 2017, the Unity's Men Circle of Rochester, New York will foster the opportunity for men to come together and explore the sacred masculine as well as develop like-minded community. Not only will it help us to gain a deeper understanding of what it means to be a man in the 21st-century; but also, to help us as individuals to co-create close-knit community that we can enjoy now and for years to come. We will be coming together every month on the last Saturday of each month from 10 AM to Noon. For more info contact: Bruce Wayne McLellan c- firstname.lastname@example.org.
Pot Luck & Coffee Hour
Immediately following service on Sunday, August 6th, we'll share our 1st Sunday of the month, bring a dish to pass social hour including the last of our great holiday cookies. All are invited to partake!
There will be a 30 minute Meditation every Wednesday at Noon with Reverend Ann. Bring lunch and share a meal together after Meditation.
Our Sunday Service and Sunday School start time is 10 a.m.
Weekly classes for school age children are offered at the church at 10:00 a.m., during the Sunday Service. These classes teach Unity principles in age-appropriate ways, using prayer, music, stories, Bible study, drama, affirmations and signed English. Youth Ed Director: Marna Rossi. If you would like to assist in a class some time, or demonstrate a skill that you have for the children, please contact Marna or our church office; we welcome new faces to give support to our children’s spiritual growth.
All young people from the age of 5 and up are welcome and encouraged to participate, get to know each other, and have some fun.
Learn more about our youth education program.
Spiritual Healing Ministry
The Sacred Healing Circle takes place on the 3rd Sunday of the month, 11:30 a.m. – 1:30 p.m. (approximately). We invite you to sit in the “Sacred Silence” in the presence of meditative music, and to receive Reiki or similar healing services. A sign-up sheet is in the lobby to receive a 20 minute healing session. Love offering to the church is appreciated. For questions, contact Vicki Williams or Donna Ries.
There is Only God: Studies in Nonduality
This group is investigating and discussing teachings and writings from both the traditional major spiritual sources, and the inspiring and transformational offerings of many contemporary nondual teachers. The primary objective of the group is to provide a free and open exchange of spiritual ideas and information in a spirit of fellowship and reverence for the One Divine Nature ever present in all beings. Saturdays, 10 a.m. to noon; facilitated by Les Collins. New people welcome. Get more info on our blog: http://thereisonlygod.com.
otherwise stated, all events are held at Unity Church of Greater Rochester, 55 Prince
Street, Rochester, NY 14607.
For more information on classes and events, please contact us during
office hours at 585-473-0910.