This Sunday: We welcome Debbie Cole as our speaker this week. Be sure to read chapters 3 and 4 before Sunday Service. Ways to deepen your study of The Universal Christ: Download the Study Guide Here Listen to the Podcast The Universal Christ on Amazon
This Sunday: We begin our Summer Series studying The Universal Christ. This week Cathy will begin by focusing on the first two chapters. We will explore our current understanding of “The Christ”, what Unity teaches and discover what Richard Rohr means when he says “God pouring God’s self into all creation”. See you Sunday!
I took a class in seminary from Rabbi Neil Blumofe, Senior Rabbi of Austin’s Agudas Achim community. The class, titled The Perfect Question, introduced us to the practice of “midrash,” a method of responding to contemporary problems by probing the connections between current realities and the ancient truths found in Scripture, connections that help us craft new stories, new possibilities out of which we can direct our lives.
In the ancient Hebrew Scriptures, we find a persistent character called “Wisdom” (“Sophia” in the Greek translations). “Wisdom” is thought by many scholars to represent the feminine personification of God. Many schools of thought considered Jesus of Nazareth to be the incarnation of Sophia/Wisdom.
Life turns on a dime. I’ve heard that all my life and somehow it always surprises when indeed, suddenly what seemed so fixed and real changes. As new thought author Eric Butterworth said, life is not always about setting things right as much as it is in “seeing things rightly” (sic). But how do you… Read More
Last Sunday we talked about the iconic story in Luke of two people, dejected and despairing because of a dire turn of events, walking down the dusty road to Emmaus when suddenly a stranger joins them, a stranger they do not recognize, though this stranger is Jesus whose death they are despairing.
In Unity’s co-founder Myrtle Fillmore’s Healing Letters we read:”Unity teachings are based on the Jesus Christ teachings. Jesus is here in our midst and we can receive instruction directly from Him. If we ask He will show us the Truth just as fast as we develop our spiritual nature to the point where He can impart it to us.”
The task of Eastertide: ” . . . increasing our capacity of being available to truth at a subtler and such more intense level.” Cynthia Bourgeault, The Wisdom Jesus In The Power of Constructive Thinking, New Thought author Emmet Fox says that affirmative prayer is the powerful key to harmony and happiness. Whoever you are, wherever you… Read More
“Living boldly and vibrantly does not mean denying my fears,” said the Daily Word a few years ago.
Did it happen? Does it matter? The event we celebrated on Easter is one of the greatest plot twists in the history of storytelling, but does it have any bearing on our day-to-day lives? Even those who were there at the time it happened had a hard time grasping the implications of this event. They… Read More