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Promised Land – a musical cry for freedom

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Our good friends Answer the Muse have written and recorded this song and produced the video below to add their voice in support of refugees everywhere. We at Unity Church in Albany are proud to have played a small part in the making of the video.   From the band: Does your heart break over […]

Beyond Racism

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Do “Black Lives Matter” and reversing white privilege matter to you?  A group of ten from Unity Albany went to a conference, last April, in which the presenter was Pax Christi (a Catholic social justice group based in Washington DC).  Unity then organized a separate group with the April workshop’s name: “Building the Beloved Community: Healing Racism.”  Meanwhile, […]

Our Own Little Buddha

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by Beth Suter Seven-year-old Bria sat next to her grandmother, Sollena. I hadn’t seen either of them in church before. Both of their energies were captivating. The little girl sat between us. I could feel that the little towhead was special and leaned over to her grandmother and said, nodding my head toward Bria, “She’s […]

Spring Membership Class

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Would you like to become a member of Unity Church? Please sign up for Unity “101” Church membership is open to anyone who has: Attended regularly for the last six months or longer Attended a series of “Unity 101” classes Read the book, Unity, A Quest for Truth by Eric Butterworth (available in our bookstore). […]

New Board of Trustees Members

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On Sunday, March 4, members of Unity Church in Albany elected four new Board members (including two returning members) and appointed the new officers of President, Vice-President, Treasure and Secretary. The newest member is Peggy Kaufmann and our new alternate is Dave Ferrill. Reelected are Cheri Warren and Karin Reinhold. The new board lineup is: […]

Spring Equinox Ceremony

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Join us for a very special OneSong Service on Sunday, March 18 at 6:00 pm as we celebrate the coming Spring Equinox with a special South American ritual called Despacho Special guest Shari Parslow, a shamanic healing practitioner, will lead us in this traditional Andean Ceremony. The despacho is a sacred Andean ceremony. It is a […]

Biographies of 2018 Nominees for Unity Board of Trustees

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DAVE FERRILL  I have been a member of Unity in Albany for over 20 years, first attending when services were held on Madison Avenue.  I previously served on the Unity Board of Trustees and was President of the Board during the transition time between ministers, culminating in the hiring of Jim Fuller.  Holding the light […]

God’s Wild Gamble

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by Roger Mock It’s Friday and I have time to write a column today. But what to write? The thing staring us all in the face is this latest tragic shooting in Parkland, Florida. I will not pretend to have anything enlightening to add to the national conversation about this abominable outrage. I have not […]

Unity Social Action Survey

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Unity’s new Social Action Committee is gathering feedback from our congregation to see where the most common interests are to enable us to work together on a few projects. Please click the link below to go to the survey, look over the options presented, and indicate the projects you are interested in working on. Just […]