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Two Community Service Drives to Help Our Neighbors
Clothing Drive for Vineyard Christian Church
Donate your clean, gently used men's, women's and children's clothing by Sunday, March 24.  A donation bin will be set up in the Sanctuary.  Priscilla's SpiritGroup will be organizing the donations and taking them to Vineyard on April 1.

Birthday Bag Drive for Hillside Pantry
Bring birthday joy to a local family by bringing in a bag that includes boxed cake mix, canned frosting, icing tubes, sprinkles, birthday candles and a birthday card and put them in the Hillside Pantry bin in the UNS entrance.  Feel free to donate several bags or items.  Please make your donation by March 31, when we will assemble the donations to go to Hillside.

Speaking from the Heart Practice Circles
Five Tuesdays, March 12 - April 9, 7 - 9 pm     Suggested Offering: $20
Based on the book Be Heard Now by Lee Glickstein, these practice circles will increase your ability to express yourself with greater clarity, confidence and authenticity, anytime and anywhere.  You'll transform the way you communicate by focusing on tre attunement between speaker and listeners.  No preparation necessary. Register NOW!

Workshop: The Q Effect - The Art and Practice of Living with Nothing and No One Against You
Saturday, April 6, 9 am - 4 pm     Early Bird Registration until March 31: $85; after that, $100.
Facilitator: Rev. Christina Garza, Certified Q Effect Trainer and Coach
Transform any circumstance into an opportunity to manifest your full potential, unleash more of your innate wisdom, and tune into and live more deeply and authentically.  Apply the principles of quantum physics and the latest research in brain research for rapid results.  Fee includes workbook and three debriefing sessions. 

Good Friday Service
Friday, April 19 at 7 pm   
Celebrants: Rev. Kurt Condra, Rev. Christina Garza, Candace Lucas and the UNS Choir
Through a poignant blend of message, music and ritual, we'll explore Unity's perspective on Jesus' crucifixion, and together create a powerful energy aimed at identifying and surrendering that which must be allowed to die in order to experience new life.
 
April Passion Party FunRaiser: Paint It Out with BOJITT
Saturday, April 27 at 1:30 pm
Donation: $50/person
Relax, sip, have fun, and with BOJITT’s guidance paint your motivational word or expression on canvas. You will leave feeling empowered with a wonderful art piece you’ve created to motivate you for years to come.  All art materials included in the price.  Canvas, paints, brushes supplied. BYOB.  Register online now.  Click here for video profile of Bojana Ilic.
 
PowerUp Tech Academy Summer Camp Meet and Greet Info Sessions
Sundays, May 5
UNS is excited to be a host site for PowerUp Tech Academy's summer youth tech camps.  During these two introductory info sessions, staffers from PowerUp Tech Academy will meet with you and answer your questions about these 5 half-day camps on Coding, Minecraft, Digital Media, and Robotics for kids ages 6-15.  Click FLYER to see the event flyer, and click SCHEDULE to see the two-page class schedule and pricing.

 

Ongoing Events

5th Sunday Potluck Fellowship Sunday
The 5th Sundays of the year (Next potluck is March 31)
We invite our congregants to bring in a dish, salad, or dessert to share during our time of fellowship after service.  No sign-up necessary; we'll remind you the Sunday before, and just bring whatever you'd like!  Homemade or store-bought, it's up to you!  In the interest of serving others, please plan to pitch in with either set-up or clean-up.  We'll also get updates on current UNS initiatives.

Gentle Thursdays ~ Restorative Yoga and Meditation
Thursdays, 10 am
Love Offering: $10
Facilitator: Vivian Morrison
Find peace, calm, serenity and harmony with this deeply nurturing and restorative process facilitated by our very own Vivian Morrison. She will guide you through gentle restorative yoga poses and deepen your sense of peace and relaxation with her soothing guided meditations. Sign up in the Atrium today. For more information please see Vivian.

A Course in Miracles Study Group
Sundays, 8:30 am
Facilitator: Jerry Krizka
Love Offering

A Course in Miracles is a spiritual path that helps to remove the blocks that keep one from experiencing God's Love. The Course teaches how to heal our relationships with self and others through practicing its unique method of forgiveness. As a result of practicing forgiveness with the guidance of their Internal Teacher, participants expect to experience more peace in their lives and are led to an ever-deepening understanding of the Course's principles.