“No Mud, No Lotus”

On the spiritual path, we inevitably hit rough patches. We suffer setbacks, stagnation, disillusionment, and loss. Personal issues we thought we...

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“I Am Overflowing with Gratitude”

This Thanksgiving I am filled to overflowing with gratitude not only for my wonderful family, with whom I am I spending...

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The Clear, Compelling Testimony of Mary Magdalene

Jehanne deQuillan, translator and publisher of The Gospel of the Beloved Companion: The Complete Gospel of Mary Magdalene, visited Unity Renaissance recently. I have...

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“Spirit is Doing A Mighty Work Through Us!”

I was deeply touched by the "cardboard testimonials" last Sunday, in which congregants displayed in one word (or so) how they...

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The Simple Practice That Changes Every

As spiritual seekers, we often make our search for God more difficult than it has to be. We think we need...

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All Together Now

Last Sunday, I quoted the poem "The Dash," which calls us to live our lives (as represented by the "dash" between the date...

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The Lord’s Prayer

Here is the interpretation of the Lord's Prayer based on the Aramaic translation: Father/Mother presence who loves us and whose divinity is...

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“Let It Go”

Often we feel that a certain situation, habit, or individual has a hold on us, and won't let go. In truth,...

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“Words to Live By”

During my vacation, I reconnected with the beautiful poem Desiderata, written by American writer Max Ehrmann in 1927 and popularized in the...

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Mind Over Meddlin’!

Jesus gave us golden advice for how to live our lives when he said in Matthew 6:33, "Seek ye first the...

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Five Principles to Change Your Life

I loved our discussion of the five Unity principles these past several weeks. They are a good reminder of the key...

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“Show Up and Be Heard”

When I look out at all of you on Sundays, I am filled with love and gratitude. What a special spiritual...

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