Lent

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Spring Cleaning Your Soul

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by Rev. Crystal Muldrow “Spring is the time of year when it is summer in the sun and winter in the shade.” – Charles Dickens As I write this on a cold rainy Sunday, I hunger for spring. We are in that ‘in between time’. As April starts, we find in New York that the weather […]

Good Friday Service

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On Good Friday, April 19, 2019, Unity Church in Albany will present a performance of a new play titled, NINE, A Holy Week Love Story inspired by Yeshiwa and written by Rob Geyer. The performance will occur at 7:00 pm at Unity Church in Albany at 21 King Avenue, Albany, NY 12206. Anyone desiring to be a part […]

Rowing to the Other Shore

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by Roger Mock Lorre Wyatt wrote this little bi-lingual song called Somos El Barco some years ago. Here’s the first verse and chorus: The stream sings it to the river, The river sings it to the sea, The sea sings it to the boat That carries you and me. Somos el barco, somos el mar, […]

How Do I Love Thee?

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let me count the ways… by Roger Mock Well, apparently there are four possibilities. At least in ancient Greek there are four words given for love. They are: storge to describe familial love, philia to describe love for a friend, eros for sensual love and—the word for love we hear Jesus use most often in the […]

Fruits of the Spirit

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by Roger Mock This Sunday evening’s OneSong service reflects on what the New Testament calls the Fruits of the Spirit: The fruit of the Spirit is love, joy, peace, forbearance, kindness, goodness, faithfulness, gentleness and self-control. (Galatians 5:22) We reflect on these from an understanding that these attributes represent our True Nature, and here to elucidate […]

Only Love Can Do That!

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by Rev. Crystal Muldrow As we live in a world that seems to be preoccupied with the satisfaction of self, more than ever, we need to remember these words of H. Emily Cady, “Pure love always asks, “What can I give?” never “What shall I receive?” February and March, are wonderful reminders that love, ultimately, is […]