"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.

“A Simple Reverent Prayer Circle”

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Each Sunday at 10:20 am, Beginning April 3
Facilitated by: Greg Barrette, Senior Minister

"This Simple, Reverent Prayer Circle will give participants an opportunity to spontaneously speak aloud our heartfelt prayers for other people in our lives.  By supporting each other in prayer, we will each experience the power of healing that Jesus claimed would happen when 'two or three are gathered'" said Greg Barrette. "This will be an easy, natural and unrehearsed gathering of healing hearts in prayer, and will be about fifteen minutes in duration."

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

STRETTON SMITH’S 4T Prosperity Program©

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Tuesdays, beginning March 29, 2016 (12 Weeks)
7:00 pm
Facilitated by: Greg Barrette, Senior Minister
Tithing of Time, Talent and Treasure for Prosperity and the Fullness of Life Presented in a new, innovative way to learn the Truth!
This is a series of twelve lessons available on CD.  A Text of an actual word-for-word transcript of the audio portion is included.  You read along as you listen and allow your intellectual, thinking nature to join in consciousness with your emotional, feeling nature—in greater harmony.  In addition, the program includes a Workbook that provides an effective companion to the Text and CDs.  The Workbook features a variety of activities and modalities to stimulate progression throughout the course.
  • 12 CDs
  •  Word-for-Word Text plus
  • Activities Workbook
  • All for $55
To be a participant in this prosperity class, each individual student commits to tithe of his/her time; that is, to attend church services and the prosperity classes weekly and to meditate daily on the ideas of prosperity during a twelve-week period.  Each student commits to tithe of his/her talents; that is, to do some volunteer work for the church—or some other volunteer organization during the twelve weeks.  Each student also commits to tithe of his/her treasure; that is, to tithe ten percent of his/her income to the church during the twelve weeks.
Unity Northwest Church GUARANTEES that your life will be more abundant at the end of the 12 week period OR YOUR TITHE FULLY REFUNDED.
Satisfaction guaranteed or the full tithe is refunded!
This is a course in prosperity transformation.  The 4T program is a course in commitment.  The student who participates in this course can expect a renewal of mind and a changed consciousness that expresses in the manifest realm.  Over 300,000 students in other churches can attest that this program is life changing.

“New Member Class”

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Saturday, June 4
10:00 am to Noon
Facilitated by: Greg Barrette, Senior Minister
Come join Unity Northwest Church! The class features a powerful small group process that is designed to bring us closer to our own spiritual journey and to that of others in the group. All potential new members are welcome to attend.

Attendance is necessary for membership.

No offering will be taken.

“How to Make Tidying & Decluttering a Joyful Spiritual Practice”

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Mondays, June 6 & 13, 2016
7:00 to 9:00 pm
Facilitated by: Rev. Mary Beth Speer
I have a happy new passion: I am tidying* up my home and my life, following simple processes found in the book, “The Life-Changing Magic of Tidying Up – The Japanese Art of Decluttering and Organizing.”  Author Marie Kondo states, “A dramatic reorganization of the home causes correspondingly dramatic changes in lifestyle and perspective.  It is life-transforming.” 
If you’re like me, clutter sometimes feels like a vicious cycle which I try to “manage” but from which I never fully escape.  The Kon-Mari Method offers simple tools for tidying (and staying tidy, once and for all.)  The results are magical!  Only a few weeks into it, I am already seeing how to integrate these simple processes as part of my daily spiritual practices – And you can too.
This two-part workshop  is open to all and will present the underlying principles and foundational concepts of The Kon-Mari Method, as well as basic ideas for getting started.  

*tidy (definition):  neat and orderly in appearance or habits :  well ordered, cared for
A Love offering is accepted at each class.  For more information please call 847-297-0997

“Catherine Ponder’s Prosperity Secrets Seminar”

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Tuesday, June 21
7:00 pm
Facilitated by: Greg Barrette, Senior Minister
"Catherine Ponder shares the concepts of energy exchange, energy flow, generosity and forgiveness in ways that will make total sense to you" said Gregory Barrette. "Using her powerful affirmations will loosen any blocks that are keeping you from experiencing a joyous, prosperous life."

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

“Explorer’s Odyssey Workshop”

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Tuesday, June 28
7:00 to 8:30 pm
Facilitated by: Greg Barrette, Senior Minister
EXPLORER'S ODYSSEY, a workshop based on the book "Explorer's Odyssey: Up a Spiritual Creek Without a Paddle" by Dr. Mary Allen, will be
taught by Greg Barrette, minister of Unity Northwest Church.

“This class will focus on practical tools for clearing away false
beliefs and accessing universal wisdom" said Greg Barrette.  "The renowned California psychiatrist Dr. Mary Allen was one of the pioneers of Cognitive Behavioral Therapy and was my mentor for many years before her passing in the 1990s.  Mary taught a seamless system of understanding God and self, awakening intuition and forgiving past hurts.  She was a true pioneer of the human potential movement.  It was at a workshop of hers that the American Association of Past Life
Therapists was founded back in the 1970s."

A free-will offering will be taken and no pre-registration is
required. For more information, please call 847-297-0997.

"Monday Morning Metaphysics"

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Mondays Starting June 6
10:30 am to Noon
Facilitated by: Rev. Mary Beth Speer

Monday Morning Metaphysics, a casual, ongoing weekly New Thought class, is embarking on an exciting new book selection, THE UNIVERSE IS CALLING: Opening to the Divine through Prayer by Eric Butterworth. This New Thought classic delves into the very heart of our connection with the divine by boldly exploring the history, nature and function of effective prayer.  In everyday language, Dr. Butterworth also shares practical techniques for deepening our prayer experience at every level.

It will be preceded by a short (1-hour) meta-movie, "Special Delivery." Actor/writer Harry Hart-Browne wrote and acts in this amazing one-man play, wherein we meet 20 characters who show what it’s like to “remember our Spirit while doing the Earth gig.”  Here’s text from the promo:
“Harry’s excited!  He just got cast in a new play!  The director, however, is his Higher Self, and the play is this lifetime on Earth.  Will Harry get trapped in his role, or will he remember his Spirit?”
Special Delivery was recorded live.  Monday Morning Metaphysics is open to all;  come for the video and stay for our new book!  Love offering taken.
A Love offering is accepted at each class.  For more information please call 847-297-0997

“W.I.R.E. - Women in Recovery Excel”

7:00 pm

On Sundays, Unity Northwest Church will be hosting W.I.R.E. -Women In Recovery Excel at 7:00pm.  We will be reading from the book "A Women's Way Through The 12 Steps".  Stephanie Covington designed this book to "Help a woman find her own path". 
Instead of focusing on one specific addiction issue in this group, we will be focusing on how we struggle with powerlessness and finding the solution through the 12 Steps.  Our goal is to create a sacred space where women can continue to discover the divine within and walk their own unique journey beyond addiction.  Long term recovery brings multiple levels of healing including how we relate to ourselves, others, our sexuality, our purpose and how we relate to the world.    

Come join us if you are interested in growing your recovery to flourish in sobriety. A love offering will be accepted.