Our October and November newsletter.

September / October 2014 Being The Change appreciative, solution-focused, and uplifting? Unity is a divine idea in the mind of God, sown Proverbs 16:24 states, “Gracious speech is like clover in the soul of Myrtle Fillmore, as she affirmed these honey—good taste to the soul, quick energy for the thoughts, I am a child of God and I do not inherit body”. Our words can hurt and they can heal. sickness. I am a child of God made in the image Scientific evidence supports the idea that it takes and likeness of God. I inherit perfect health. Her at least 21 days to form a new habit and complainfaith, her daily discipline of affirmative prayer and ing is a habitual state of mind for many of silent meditation, and her devotion to us. So, join us at Unity Church of Oroville in God made her well. Charles Fillmore our desire to become happier, more loving seeing the effect these practices had on and positive in our thoughts, words and his wife decided to give it a try. He said, relationships. “In this Babel, I will go to headquarters. We challenge each other to become God and I can somehow communicate complaint-free for 21 days. Just pick up or the whole thing is a fraud.” After some your Purple Bracelet or order one online to time he began to receive guidance in his Rev. Judith Elia remind you that you have the power to dreams and his overall health and create your life with positive intention. Begin to wear prosperity began to improve. your bracelet and every time you complain, gossip, The teachings of Unity depend on each one of or criticize move the bracelet to the other arm and us doing as the Fillmore’s did: proving in our own begin again. Keep moving the bracelet from wrist to lives that these practical spiritual teachings are true. wrist until you keep it on the same arm for 21 days. Thoughts are creative. Every thought you think, If you hear someone else who has a Purple every word you speak is creating your reality. Bracelet complain, you may point out their need to Our spoken words are powerful. They can be switch the bracelet but if you are going to do this you weapons or medicine. When we complain, whine, must move your bracelet, too. It may take us months bemoan our plight or criticize others we strengthen until we reach 21 days but it will be worth it. If we that quality in ourselves. When we express learn to be vigilant in casting out negative thinking negative energy we will draw it to us. One of the and attitudes, our life will become more beautiful best gifts we can give ourselves is to stop and more abundant and our community will “Be the complaining. In the words of Maya Angelou, “If you action we want to see in this world”, as Gandhi don’t like something, change it. If you can’t change stated. it, change your attitude. Don’t complain.” We can do it!! Ever wonder what it would be like if our church were complaint free? What if all our words were
September   October 2014  Being The Change appreciative, solution-focused, and uplifting  Unity is a divine idea in the mi...
Dear congregants, Unity of Oroville Rev. Judith Elia, Minister 10:00 am Sunday Service 1321 Robinson St. Oroville, CA 95965 (530) 533-8696 www.unityoforovillechurch.org Facebook: Unity of Oroville email: orovilleunity@sbcglobal.net Board of Directors Reggie Ottem President Don Button Vice President Jerusha Hamilton Secretary Diane Monson Treasurer Terry Rossetta Member at Large Donna LaGrone Member at Large Cristal Patterson This has been a wonderful year at Unity of Oroville. Our knowledge increased with inspired lessons on Sunday and classes by Connie. Spirits rose with well-supported fund raisers and we can’t wait to have another lively dinner soon. Rev. Judi has joined us with her boundless energy and decades of study. Eight months into the year we have received over $10,000 above expenses for the year-to-date. Income remains strong from your love offerings and this is the most important blessing of all: that we at Unity draw together and everyone pitches in for an outstanding result. The state of Unity of Oroville is strong and the outlook is excellent. Namaste and thanks, ~Diane Monson September 2014. July Income: August 7,950.00  4,625.04        50,100.03 5,167.14          39,477.65 Expense: 6,190.14 Year to Date  Music Director About our Minister Rev. Judith Elia is an ordained Unity Minister who has organized conferences and events internationally for World Peace, Holistic Medicine, and the Spiritual Unity of the World’s Religions. Prior to Ministry she worked as a Family Therapist, Clinical Director of the Child Protection Team, a Community College and Business College Adjunct Professor of Psychology, and Supervisor of Fitness at the Spa at Palm Aire. She is moving from Jacksonville, FL where she worked as a Child Therapist at the Child Guidance Center for the last 3 years. She works with all age groups to inspire health, harmony and happiness within and between all people. This issue is for October November 2014, and is a publication of Unity of Oroville. Our next issue will be published by December 1st, 2014. Deadline to submit items for publication is November 12th, 2014. Carmen Hironimus, publisher carmen@carmenhironimus.com Please join us on Sunday October 28  at 10 am  for a Special Service in honor of all of our Animal Friends, teachers and guides. In the Spirit of St Francis of Assisi we will celebrate our Pets, Animal encounters and lessons learned from the winged ones, four-leggeds, swimmers, creepers and  crawlers who share the Living Earth with us.  All animal pets are welcome!  Please bring photos of your Pets to Co-Create a Photo Collage honoring the many Faces and Forms of our Beloved Friends.
September Cinema was good! The Astral City was well-liked, wonderful music by Philip Glass and classics (Moonlight sonata, etc). In October we are cancelling the Cinema due to Carolyn's and Tom and Anna Kastner's BIRTHDAY POTLUCK at Riverbend park, under the HUGE Cottonwood tree near the entrance. Saturday October 18, at 5PM. Everyone is welcome! Learn to Meditate! Mindfulness Practices, Affirmative Prayer and Walking Meditations Tuesdays at 11 am with Rev. Judi Elia and friends at Unity of Oroville beginning October 28. Unity Auction Sunday, November 2nd. New and Gently used household goods for auction - The recycle fund raiser! It will be potluck Sunday so please bring finger foods for easy eating and clean-up. Does money make you HAPPY? Kids and family? Your work? Do you live in a world that values and promotes happiness and well-being? Are we in the midst of a happiness revolution? Roko Belic, director of the Academy Award® nominated “Genghis Blues” now brings us HAPPY, a film that sets out to answer these questions and more. Taking us from the bayous of Louisiana to the deserts of Namibia, from the beaches of Brazil to the villages of Okinawa,  HAPPY explores the secrets behind our most valued emotion. Watch The Happy Movie!!! Wednesday November 5th at 6:30 pm at Unity of Oroville.  Discussion and Happiness Meditation led by Rev. Judi Elia following the movie.   Spiritual Cinema, Saturday November 15th at 7pm at Unity of Oroville. Discussion following the movie. An Evening of Sacred Music and Dance with Dances of Universal Peace Dance Leaders Ensua and Joy, Khadija, Nuran and Friends at Unity of Oroville, Thursday Nov. 20th at 7pm. Circle Dances, Drumming and Singing in the Spirit of Thanksgiving. Donations accepted will be sent to our Native American friends.
September Cinema was good  The Astral City was well-liked, wonderful music by Philip Glass and classics  Moonlight sonata,...
Unity of Oroville is hosting a Body Mind Spirit Health Fair on Saturday November 8, 2014 from 9am - 4 pm. There will be vender's from the around the area, who will be sharing their talents in the Healing and Creative Arts including massage, energy balancing, painting, children’s activities and inspirational sharing. Join us for fun and information on how to live a happy, healthy and balanced life. To reserve space as a vendor email Terry at trosetta@gmail.com. FREE ADMISSION DOOR PRIZES REFRESHMENTS M I N D B O D Y S P I R I T HEALTH FAIR SATURDAY, NOVEMBER 8, 2014 9AM - 4PM UNITY OF OROVILLE 1321 ROBINSON ST. OROVILLE Massage - Zen Garden - Reiki Speakers - Energy work Dance your Prayers Arts /Jewellery - Walk The Labyrinth Spiritual Direction - Feng Shui Quantum Biofeedback Healing touch Spiritual Readers - Music - Oils Yoga - Hypnotherapy and More For more information: www.unityoforovillechurch.org Call Terry Rossetta 513-8020 or Carol Koehler 533-8190 Handicap access available. PLEASE COME JOIN US ON THIS DAY OF JOY AND BLESSINGS
Unity of Oroville is hosting a Body Mind Spirit Health Fair on Saturday November 8, 2014 from 9am - 4 pm. There will be ve...