"Weekly Silent Meditation Service"

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Ongoing - Tuesdays, 6:00 pm
Facilitated by: Greg Barrette, Senior Minister

"Spending forty-five minutes in meditation can make a powerful impact on your well-being and quality of life, says Greg Barrette. "There is no single better tool for spiritual growth and personal well-being than meditation. Being supported by a group makes meditation much easier. Numerous studies by research labs at major universities have confirmed the effectiveness of meditation to heal and reduce stress. We have witnessed healing of mind, body and circumstances that can be attributed to this group practice.”  

A free-will offering will be taken. For more information on this Silent Meditation Service, please call 847-297-0997.

"Mindfulness for Self and Relationship Fulfillment"

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Thursdays, Feb 5, 12, 19 and 26, 2015
7:00 to 8:30 pm
Facilitated by: Lynn Barrette, LUT, Spiritual Counselor, LCSW

“Mindfulness can helps us to see and accept things as they are," said Barrette, a private practice behavioral health therapist in Mt Prospect. "In this four-week class series, you will learn how to better experience the richness of the moment; cultivate awareness and your ‘Observer Self’, and gain greater management of the mind’s plethora of unruly thoughts.”
 
This class is based on the work by Ronald Siegel, PhD, Assistant Psychology Professor at Harvard Medical School, and international teacher of mindfulness and mind-body treatment. Suggested reading is Dr. Siegel’s book, The Mindfulness Solution: Everyday Practices for Everyday Problems.
 
A free-will offering will be taken.  For more information on this class, please call 847-297-0997.
 
For more information on Lynn Barrette, LCSW, please call 224-828-9877, or visit her website at Dynamic Counseling Services, dynamiccounseling.info. Barrette is also the Director of Interfaith Counseling Center at Unity Northwest Church.

"How to Let Go and Let God"

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Tuesday, Feb 10, 2015
7:00 to 9:00 pm
Facilitated by: Greg Barrette, Senior Minister

“When you move up from one level of consciousness to another, be prepared to let go and surrender," said Barrette.  "In this workshop, you will move into a deeper exploration of how love brings up whatever needs to be released.  Only then, can you truly let go and let God.”

A free-will offering will be taken.  For more information on this class, please call 847-297-0997

"How to Discover Your Divine Plan"

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Tuesday, Feb 17, 2015
7:00 to 9:00 pm
Facilitated by: Greg Barrette, Senior Minister

“Getting in tune with your divine plan means working in the highest and best interest of everyone," said Barrette.  "The universe is always pushing and nudging you into greater possibilities of growth.  Come and discover what those possibilities are for you.”

A free-will offering will be taken.  For more information on this class, please call 847-297-0997

"How to Overcome Any Problem"

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Tuesday, Feb 24, 2015
7:00 to 9:00 pm
Facilitated by: Greg Barrette, Senior Minister

“When you move up from one level of consciousness to another, be prepared to let go and surrender," said Barrette.  "In this workshop, you will move into a deeper exploration of how love brings up whatever needs to be released.  Only then, can you truly let go and let God.”

A free-will offering will be taken.  For more information on this class, please call 847-297-0997

"New Member Class"

Saturday, Feb 28
10:00 am to Noon
Facilitated by: Greg Barrette, Senior Minister


Come join Unity Northwest Church! The class features a powerful small group process designed to bring us closer to our own spiritual journey and to that of others in the group. All potential new members or current members are welcome to attend. Attendance is necessary for membership.

No offering will be taken. For more information on this class, please call 847-297-0997

"Meaningful Mondays"

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Monday, March 2, 2015
7:00 to 9:00 pm
Facilitated by: Dr. Barbara Grace

Come join our new group "Meaningful Monday," and bring a sack dinner with you. This is an informal group gathering to discuss your interpretation of Unity as taught by Charles and Myrtle Fillmore.

Each month a new aspect will be introduced, followed by the group discussion. This group meeting is scheduled to meet for one hour, but could last longer if the topic of the month warrants.  Dr. Barbara Grace facilitates the March meeting, which is "What is your interpretation of reincarnation?"
 
  • April's topic is "How does one 'Let Go and Let God'?"
  • May's topic is "In Unity we use prayer and meditation. How/where/when do you pray and/or meditate?"
  • June's topic is "What does 'ego versus spiritual' mean to you?"
  • July's topic is "What does Divine Order mean to you?"

A free-will offering will be taken.  For more information on this class, please call 847-297-0997

"Stand Up For Yourself"

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Tuesday, March 3, 2015
7:00 to 9:00 pm
Facilitated by: Greg Barrette, Senior Minister

"If you will stand up for the truth, God-in-you will succeed," said
Barrette.  "In this workshop, we will go deeply into the Genesis story of Esau and Jacob and learn how to take a stand within your being for God-in-you.  And that will create a change into a new experience of life for you.”

A free-will offering will be taken.  For more information on this class, please call 847-297-0997

"How to Develop True Strength"

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Tuesday, March 10, 2015
7:00 to 9:00 pm
Facilitated by: Greg Barrette, Senior Minister

"Come from what you do want in life, more than from what you don't want," said Barrette.  "The people who change the world are for something more than against anything.  You can never build on a negative.”

A free-will offering will be taken.  For more information on this class, please call 847-297-0997

"The Dream in Your Heart"

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Tuesday, March 17, 2015
7:00 to 9:00 pm
Facilitated by: Greg Barrette, Senior Minister

"Is there a dream in your heart?" asked Barrette.  "How can you claim the goodness of God?  Align with it. Assume it.  Know that God is good and all is well.”

A free-will offering will be taken.  For more information on this class, please call 847-297-0997