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Central Valley Events

The links in this color below link to the particular ministry's events lower on this page.
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 parentheses () below link to the particular ministry's website (if available).


Map of California Ministries

Auburn (Unity of Auburn
Bakersfield (Unity Church of Bakersfield)
Citrus Heights (Unity Spiritual Community in Citrus Heights)
Davis (Unity Center of Davis)
Fresno (Unity of Fresno)
Merced (Unity of Merced)
Modesto (Unity Church of Modesto)
Roseville (Unity of Roseville)
Sacramento (Spiritual Life Center)
Sacramento (Unity of Sacramento)
Stockton (Unity of Stockton)


Auburn
(Unity of Auburn)



Wednesdays
Sisters of the Good
Currently studying A Year to Live: How to Live this Year as if It Were Your Last by Stephen Levine
With Rev. Karen Schindler
Wednesdays, 5:00pm

Sundays
Class based on the Unity Foundational Book The Quest 
With Marra P. Swan, LUT
Sundays, 8:15-9:45am

2nd Saturdays
Women's "Creative Insight" Circle
Location: imagePathways Gathering Place, 461 Main Street, Newcastle
2nd Saturdays, 9:00am-4:00pm

4th Sundays
Chaplain Prayer Circle
4th Sundays, 11:30am

4th Mondays
Frontiers of Consciousness
With Rev. Mark Schindler
4th Mondays, 6:00pm



Bakersfield (Unity Church of Bakersfield)

 
No current events listed.
 

Citrus Heights (Unity Spiritual Community in Citrus Heights)


3d Sundays
Monthly Potluck and Potlatch
3rd Sundays, 11:30am

4th Sundays
Healing and Abundance Circle
With Lisa Lawson
4th Sundays, 11:30am


Davis (Unity Center of Davis)


1st Wednesdays
Meditation and MasterMind Prayer
Location: UCOD Conference Room, 1260 Lake Blvd.
1st Wednesdays, 12:00-1:00pm

 
Saturday, May 5
Lite Hike in the Pines
Fleming Meadows Trail, near Sly Park, off Hwy. 50. We'll hike about 4 miles - 300 ft. elev. gain. It's a lovely hike through meadows and forests and along hilltops with views!  Dogs are very welcome! Bring your lunch. It's an all-day event. After the hike, we'll go out for a Mexican Dinner (optional) on the way back. Davis meeting time: 9:00 AM, Sacramento meeting time: 9:45 AM. Sign up at Welcome Table or Contact Caroline Tollefson, 916-993-8196 email: earth2caroline@gmail.com
 
Saturday, May 19
9:45 – 11:45am
Women in Spirit: Silent communing with the Trees
Location: UC Davis Arboretum, Shields Oak Grove, Gazebo Moon Garden.  Our June Hebb will be our guide for this time of sacred communion with nature.  Human-hearted and God-centered, we will enjoy silent-soul communion and send love to all forests and plants around the world, assured divine order is God's gracious gift.  $5 Love Offering (optional).  For questions or more info:  contact Joy at joyduffy@att.net or (916) 567-9940.  MEN AND WOMEN ARE INVITED
 
Tuesday, May 22
1:00-3:00pm
Spiritual Writing Workshop
Is there a story you've been longing to tell? Have you been wanting to find your voice?  Join Rev. Robyn Plante in this nurturing writing environment for a time of guided relaxation and right-brain writing prompts designed to evoke spiritual memories, insights, and creativity. No experience necessary. Bring your favorite notebook, writing utensil, and a desire for discovery. This Amherst Writers & Artists method will be used. The workshop is structured with a time of introduction to the process, brief meditation, writing segments, and a time of sharing (optional). Location: June’s Clubhouse: 26262 County Road 21a, Esparto, CA  95627.  Parking in front of and rear (north of) clubhouse at entrance off County Rd. 21a.  530-771-5375  Cost: Love Offering.  For more information, please contact her at revrobyn7@gmail.com. Class size limited.
 
 


Fresno (Unity of Fresno) 

Sundays
Discussion Group
Currently discussing Thank and Grow Rich by Pam Grout
Facilitated by Carol Scroggins
Sundays, 9:15am



Merced (Unity of Merced)

Tuesdays
Course In Miracles
at 895 Vanderbilt Ct., Merced
7:00pm 

Tuesdays
Prayer Ministry
With Rev. Twyla Reece, Janie McMillon and Judith Hartman
Tuesdays, 12:00pm



Modesto (Unity Church of Modesto)

Mondays
Intention/Prayer Circle
Facilitated by Laura and Brian
Mondays, 5:00-7:00pm

Sundays
A Course in Miracles
Facilitated by Laura Wilson Coutrakis
Sundays, 11:30am-1:00pm

Thursday, April 19 - May 24
2:00pm - 4:00pm or 6:30pm -8:30pm
Robert Brumet's "Finding Yourself in Transition: 
Using Life's Changes for Spiritual Awakening" with Rev. Cindy Farris
$60 Love Offering. This class counts as an Elective for SEE (Unity Training) credit if desired. There is a sig-up sheet in the back of our sanctuary, or call Laura in the office to be added. We ask that everyone sign up no later than April 12th, so we can be sure to order enough books. Books will be available for $12.50 through our Unity Bookstore. Please sign up and pay in advance so we can be sure our order comes in on time.
 
May 19 & 20
Saturday 9:00 am - 2pm
Sunday 2pm - 6pm
The Connection Practice
Location: Unity of Stockton, 2027 w. March Lane
Rev. Sheila Johnson and Lynda Hadley
Learn a profound, yet simple way to communicate clearly and compassionately. * Transform your response to stress * Learn to resolve conflicts peacefully * Create more authentic relationships * Find release from worry, anger and anxiety * Become familiar with Heart/Math and Non-Violent Communication. Lectures and experiential exercises.
Scholarships Available. $149 ear;u rate before May 1st, $199 after.
 




Roseville (Unity of Roseville)

Wednesdays
A Course in Miracles
With David Briggs
Wednesdays, 7:00pm

Tuesdays
Prayer Group
Facilitated by Prayer Chaplain Shirley Brown
Tuesdays, 11:00am


Sacramento (Spiritual Life Center)

Wednesdays
WOW Wednesdays
Wednesdays; salad at 6:00pm, service at 7:00pm

Thursdays
Spiritual Exploration Discussion Group
Facilitated by Rev. Deborah Phillips and Lorraine McIntire
Thursdays, 10:00-11:30am



Sacramento (Unity of Sacramento)

1st Fridays
First Friday Breakthrough Service
With Rev. Eric Donaldson
1st Fridays, 7:00pm

3rd Wednesdays
Breathing Space Service (a meditative experience)
With Rev. Savanna Riker
3rd Wednesdays, 7:00-8:00pm


Stockton (Unity of Stockton)

Mondays
Course in Miracles 
Mondays, 11:30am-1:00pm

Tuesdays
Body, Mind, Spirit Meeting 
Tuesdays,, 7:00-8:00pm

Wednesdays
Course in Miracles 
Wednesdays, 7:00-8:30pm

Thursdays
Zen Meditation Practice
Every Thursday, 4:00pm and 5:30pm

Saturdays
Divine Numerology
Every Saturday, 11:00am-1:00pm

Saturdays
Deep Rest
Every Saturday, 2:00-3:15pm

Sunday
Our Galactic Families of Light
12:00 to 1:30pm

Sunday, April 29 – Oct 28 
Lessons in Truth (6 Monthly Sunday Afternoons)
Facilitated by Rev. Dr. Gail Derin & Rev. Sheila Johnson
Students will learn the essential metaphysical concepts, including the choice of freedom, the Spirit within, thoughts as instruments, the tools of denial and affirmation, spiritual gifts, the secret place of the Most High, the Silence, and expressing Oneness.
The "Lessons in Truth" book by Emilie Cady may be purchased at Unity of Stockton or online at SmileAmazon.com. Remember to type in Unity of Stockton as the charity of your choice to receive Amazon's contribution gift.
April 29 - Please read Chapters 1 & 2 ahead of time - Liberty or Bondage; Statement of Being
May 27 - Pease read chapters 3 & 4 - Thinking; Denials
June 24 - Chapters 5 & 6 Affirmations; Faith
July 29 - Chapters 7 & 8 - Definition of Terms: Chemicalization, Personality Individuality; Spiritual Understanding
August 26 - Chapters 9 & 10 - The Secret Place of the Most High; Finding the Secret Place
October 28 - Chapters 11 & 12 - Spiritual Gifts; Unity of the Spirit
It is not necessary to attend all 6, unless you would like S.E.E. (Spiritual Enrichment Education) credit toward prerequisites for Unity Licensed Teacher or Ministerial programs. 
$55 in advance for all 6 classes. 
Plus $45 to Unity Village if you wish to register for S.E.E. credit. This is a S.E.E. elective.
Or $10 per class for those who do not wish to attend all 6 classes, and for those who do not wish to receive S.E.E. credit. It is not necessary to attend all 6, unless you would like S.E.E. (Spiritual Enrichment Education) credit toward prerequisites for Unity Licensed Teacher or Ministerial programs. 
$55 in advance for all 6 classes. 
Plus $45 to Unity Village if you wish to register for S.E.E. credit. This is a S.E.E. elective.
Or $10 per class for those who do not wish to attend all 6 classes, and for those who do not wish to receive S.E.E. credit.
 
May 19 & 20
Saturday 9:00 am - 2pm
Sunday 2pm - 6pm
The Connection Practice
Location: Unity of Stockton, 2027 w. March Lane
Rev. Sheila Johnson and Lynda Hadley
Learn a profound, yet simple way to communicate clearly and compassionately. * Transform your response to stress * Learn to resolve conflicts peacefully * Create more authentic relationships * Find release from worry, anger and anxiety * Become familiar with Heart/Math and Non-Violent Communication. Lectures and experiential exercises.
Scholarships Available. $149 ear;u rate before May 1st, $199 after.