Change Can Be Good
This week, Rev. Joanne continues with the fourth talk of her six-part series based on the book The Twelve Freedoms1 by Unity minister Phillip Pierson. Discussing what Pierson calls the “Executive” dyad of Will & Understanding, she reminds us that as intelligent, sentient beings, we have the ability to choose our thoughts – to “change our minds.”
What You Do Today Can Shape Your Tomorrow
Human language is a very interesting thing. There are many words that are spelled the same and pronounced the same, but depending on context carry different meanings; these are called homographs (as opposed to homophones which are pronounced the same but have different spellings such as too, two, and to). The Twelve Powers are all certainly homographs.
Life, Liberty, and the Pursuit of Happiness
The Greatest Law
This week, Rev. Joanne begins a six-part series based on the book The Twelve Freedoms1 by Unity minister Phillip Pierson. Using The Twelve Powers of Man2, as taught by Unity co-founder Charles Fillmore, Rev. Pierson pairs the Powers into six dyads, one “active” and one “passive,” that inform and support each other.
Earth: This Is It, People!
I was born in Cleveland, OH in 1962. I was too young at the time to remember the social unrest of the 1960s such as assassinations of politicians and civil rights leaders, or the widespread protests against the Vietnam War. However, what I do remember is the rank and wretched pollution and stench in the city center.
Christ the Lord is risen today, halleluiah!
On this Easter Sunday, our Unity Spiritual Center community gathered as we do every Sunday, to celebrate together inspirational message, uplifting music, and the very joy of life. Although we remained physically separated to honor the benefits to the greater good of public health, we joined together by virtual platforms available in this amazing twenty-first century.
Closer is He than breathing, and nearer than hands and feet1
Every Moment Is an Opportunity for Spiritual Growth
Among the many wonderful things about humans being conscious, sentient creatures is that at any moment, we can choose to change our thoughts, attitudes, and perspectives from fear, worry, and lack, to love, optimism and abundance.