Unity Church-Unitarian is a vibrant intergenerational congregation grounded in the history and heritage of liberal religion. Our shared ministry enlists the whole church family in living out the values we proclaim. At home, at church, and in the world, we strive to usher in the reign of mutual respect. The mission of Unity Church is to engage people in a free and inclusive religious community that encourages lives of integrity, service and joy.
Blue Holidays Service
Winter Solstice Celebration
Wednesday, December 21 • 7:00 p.m. • Parish Hall
Come join us for a contemplative, family-friendly, Celtic-inspired ritual to mark the turning of the year as the darkness gives way to the growing light. This participatory ritual will include chanting, meditation, candle-lighting, singing, and cauldron jumping. Kids—bring animal masks and hand percussion (rattles, shakers, bells)! If you have questions, please contact Katy Taylor at email@example.com or 651-291-8551.
Christmas Eve Worship Services
Christmas Eve • Saturday, December 24
Find A Stillness • 10:00 a.m.
In the full rush of Christmas Eve morning we will gather in the quiet of Ames Chapel. There will be extended periods of silence to provide time for relief and contemplation. The service will include an invitation to join in communion.
Christmas Pageant • 4:00 and 5:30 p.m.
Rob and Janne Eller-Isaacs narrate the story of the nativity as Unity Church’s children and youth act out the story in the Sanctuary. Families with children age three and under are encouraged to attend the 4:00 p.m. service. Participant information is online.
Christmas by Candlelight: Family Lessons and Carols • 7:00 p.m.
This service is a collaboration between Above Every Name Ministries and Unity Church. This is a service for the entire family, with carols and stories that children and adults will enjoy. Nursery care available for infants and toddlers.
Christmas by Candlelight: Lessons and Carols • 10:00 p.m.
Join worship leaders K.P. Hong and Janne and Rob Eller-Isaacs as we retell the Christmas story and celebrate the promise of peace within. If you are interested in singing with the choir during this service, contact Ruth Palmer at firstname.lastname@example.org or 651-228-1456 x118.
Sunday Worship Services
Sunday worship services and religious education programs for children and youth are held at 9:00 a.m., 11:00 a.m., and 4:30 p.m. (except where noted) each week during the church year. To read about upcoming worship services or to find out the weekly offering recipient, please visit our Sunday Worship page.
Unity Church is located at 733 Portland Avenue, St. Paul, MN 55104. Map and Directions
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This Week at Unity: December 4
Make Your 2017-18 Pledges
Weekly Sermon Podcast
Click the arrow below to listen to the sermon from Sunday, December 4: Love Begins With Listening -- Rev. Rob Eller-Isaacs. View the podcast archive.
Dinner: 6:00 p.m.
Worship: 6:45 p.m.
Learning: 7:10 p.m.
Learn More about this weekly night at church that includes dinner, worship, and plenty of programming for people of all ages.
Pastoral Concerns and Joys
If you have a joy or sorrow, life-cycle event or concern you would like to share with the Pastoral Care Team and congregation, please fill out this online form or email email@example.com and a team member will contact you.
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