Scavenger Hunt & Tell

Wednesday, October 28, 6:30-7:30 p.m. — We’re combining two great games–Scavenger Hunt with Show ‘n Tell. Sandy Sheppard will start us off with a Scavenger Hunt by giving us three prompts. A prompt might be something like “bring back your favorite book.” We will disburse to find things in our home and bring them back. Then, we begin the Show n’ Tell, where you show your treasure and share a little bit about it. This will be spooktacular! If you…

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Virtual Pet Blessing & Memorial Service

Saturday, November 7, 11 a.m.-noon — Join us online for a virtual pet blessing and memorial service via Zoom. Since it is a virtual event, we can all share antics of our pets live! For the memorial service only: If anyone is interested in sending in a picture of their pet to be included in the memorial part of the service, we will need photos by November 2. If you are not subscribed to our email list, please sign up to receive…

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Winter Warming Center / SOS Committee Meetings

There will be a Winter Warming Center / Springfield Overflow Shelter Committee update meeting after the Sunday Service on October 18, plus a meal planning meeting on Sunday, November 1 for the Saturday, November 21 meal service event. To attend either meeting, simply stay on the Zoom meeting after the service. (You must be subscribed to our email to get Zoom links.)

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Advent 2020

Unity’s Advent booklet is now available! The Spirit of Christmas, the new Advent booklet, is inspired by Unity poet laureate James Dillet Freeman’s beloved poem “If Every Day Were Christmas.” It reminds us that we can choose to embrace hope, faith, peace, love, and joy every day of our lives. Experience this truth with The Spirit of Christmas as you journey through Advent using the daily devotions beginning on November 29. You’ll also explore your 12 divine powers for the 12 days…

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We Are Being Called…

Rev. Christine McFarland

Dear Friends, I want to take a moment to recognize how much all of us truly miss being together as a church family during this time of COVID-19. Things are quite different this year than in previous years, as we now have become accustomed to terms such as “social distancing,”  “flattening the curve” and even “lock-down.” We have been asked to stretch in ways we never thought possible. We know the “church” is not a building, and that in fact…

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New Ways We’re Connecting

We are creating ways for our community to stay connected. The events listed in this update are meetings conducted via video conferencing technology using the Zoom platform. It is recommended that the Zoom app be installed to your preferred device prior to joining any event, so that once you click the links provided via email, you will be connected directly. Unfamiliar with Zoom? Check out a brief instructional video on how to use it and install the application on your…

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Sunday Podcasts

We publish our Sunday messages on SoundCloud to provide 24/7 support for your spiritual journey. If you find these messages helpful, please consider making a one-time or recurring donation of any amount to Unity of Springfield. Listen to messages on our SoundCloud channel.

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