Be inspired, be filled with music, be a part of Christmas at Unity Spiritual Center!
Christmas means many things to many people. Make Christmas this year personal and meaningful with all Unity Spiritual Center has to offer.
The snow will be flying soon, and when it does, it really means that the holidays are here as well. Unity Spiritual Center begins the Christmas season with an inspirational program based on the book by Jean Houston, "Godseed: The Journey of Christ."This is a spiritual journey of the Nativity to be held on four Tuesdays from Nov. 27 through Dec. 18 from 7 to 9 p.m.
Reverend Barbara Smith will lead you through the ancient story of the divine birth and help you see its connections with your life. It brings the Nativity to life today. Processes will help you participate in the Christmas story as you have never before experienced.
It is necessary to register and begin to read the book by Nov. 27, and the books can be purchased at the Unity Book Store. For more information, you can call 440-835-0400. Maximum attendance is 20 people, and registration is simple at www.unityspiritualcenter.com to reserve your space. A suggested love offering of $15 for each week allows you to join in the journey.
As December moves toward Christmas, the fifth annual Holiday Concert beginning at 7 p.m. on Saturday, Dec. 8, will help you begin the holiday season with your family on a very high note! More than 15 artists and groups will perform in this evening of merriment, fun and wonderful music to set your heart ablaze with the joy of the season. Plus, there will be a bake sale where you can get all of the bakery you will need as you shop, wrap gifts and just enjoy that leisure moment by the crackling fire as you celebrate the season! Children under 12 are free, and all others can enjoy all this evening has to offer, including refreshments and snacks during intermission, for $15 a person. You can reserve your tickets online at www.unityspiritualcenter.com.
Friday, Dec. 14, brings Family Holiday Movie Night at 7:30 p.m.! Come see a classic Christmas film for the whole family for a love offering donation. Enjoy a break from the hustle of all that happens at this time of the year with your children, grandchildren and friends. Munch on popcorn, enjoy the break and watch the faces of all light up in the holiday spirit! Once again, you can register at www.unityspiritualcenter.com or call 440-835-0400 for more information.
And, finally, to capture the blessings and beauty of Christmas, join the beautiful candlelight service on Christmas Eve, Dec. 24, and hear the inspiring message Rev. Barbara Smith delivers amidst the joyous music and musicians who will share their talents and love with you – it will have you and your entire family in the spirit of Christmas on this wondrous night! While the service starts promptly at 8 p.m., please come early so that you will have a seat; doors open at 7 p.m..
Unity Spiritual Center, located at 23855 Detroit Rd. in Westlake, is a beautiful place to visit anytime of the year, but as the snow falls, come and visit for any of these activities or to walk the labyrinth and enjoy nature. Please feel free to call 440-835-0400 for any questions on any activity at Unity. In the meantime, enjoy the Spirit of the Season each in your own special way!
Jan Litterst is a member of Unity Spiritual Center.