Unity of Greater Portland observes and celebrates the Season for the Earth, April-June 2017, with the following events (more to be announced).
Saturday, April 22
Beginning of Season for the Earth.
Guest Speaker Megan McFeely
Sunday, April 23, 10 a.m. Service
As She Is: Film & Discussion
Sunday, April 23, noon-2 p.m.
AS SHE IS is a timely and hauntingly beautiful documentary that explores how masculine domination and drive can give way to feminine relation and belonging — and redress a human world so out of balance. It offers a compelling look at the radical and undeniable truth that our individual happiness and our very chances at human survival depend upon receptive, connective, life-giving feminine strengths. Learn more
Wednesdays, April 26-May 31, 6:30-8:30 p.m.
Facilitated by Rev. Pat Bessey and Rev LeRoy Lowell and the Soulcraft Team (Bonnie LePage, Pam Mills, Debbie Vashon, Sierra Parker, Monty Hoskins). Learn more
Workshop with Coleen O’Connell: Active Hope – Turning Pain to Power (Deep Ecology): Reconnecting Ourselves to the Big Work of our Times
Saturday, June 3, 10 a.m.-4 p.m.
Take part in the healing of our world! Join us for an experiential weekend around the “Work That Reconnects” (Deep Ecologist, Johanna Macy’s efforts). Includes lunch. Learn more
Guest Speaker Coleen O’Connell
Sunday, June 4
Sunday talk title: Bowing to Our Adversaries
Workshop with Coleen O’Connell: Participation in the Great Turning – Showing up for Change
Sunday, June 4, noon-2 p.m.
In this workshop, we will explore the multiple ways to participation in this turning to life and share stories of our own participation in these times of great change. Learn more
Summer Solstice Labyrinth Walk
Wednesday, June 21, 7-8:30 p.m.
Labyrinth/Gong Meditation with Todd Glacy. We will identify our practice/intention and then walk the labyrinth with the sound accompaniment of the gong. We will follow up with a brief ceremony of sharing and gratitude.