Heart Thoughts

Weekly messages from Rev. Pat Bessey, our minister. Heart Thoughts sent before December 29, 2021 are found in our Sunday Video Files blog.


 


Heart Thoughts: About That Metal Box…

Tomorrow is the fall equinox, which means the amount of daylight and nighttime hours are just about equal. It also means fall has arrived. And with fall comes mushroom foraging. After the service on Sunday, join Scott Mazer (our AV guy) on a mushroom foraging adventure. The area will be the Lowell Preserve that has its trailhead in Windham. Come prepared to learn and glean mushrooms. Registration is open for the women’s retreat, so don’t delay in getting signed up. If you want a preview of what is to come at the retreat, join Sue Vittner for a free Zoom…

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Heart Thoughts: Changing Limiting Beliefs

If you were at the service on Sunday or tuned in. you know that Mercury is in retrograde and technology may be disrupted and it was. What is the likelihood of both AV people not being available on Sunday? Christine was at a retreat and Scott was not feeling well. But we got it done! The topic for Sunday’s message was Concept 2: That you are the cause of your own problem. Ouch! This talk is about how we construct mental boxes and how it limits us. The reality is that we all live with mental boxes, some of our…

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Heart Thoughts: Attitude of Gratitude

I am writing this on late Sunday afternoon, and I am still vibrating from the high energy that was in the service this morning. It surely was a continuation of our 85th anniversary last Sunday. We were blessed with great music from Deana Gurney and Wiley Beveridge accompanied by Don Labbe, Michael Wozick, Bill Taylor and Rev Airin Wolf. That is a lot to be grateful for and then add Rev. Jesse James in the mix and the gratitude o’meter goes off the chart. Her talk title was The Art of Homecoming. Although coming back to Unity Center for Spiritual…

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Heart Thoughts: Celebrating Our Journey

Happy 85th Anniversary to us! We had a spectacular service and wonderful sharing of our history. If you were with us in person, you then had a lovely lunch and fellowship with others who you might have known and who you were meeting for the first time. I want to give a shout out to our current Board of Trustees. To Michelle Neas and Betti Lu Lewis for the outstanding decorations. Michelle’s mom, Betty also helped by blowing up balloons. Kim Cowperthwaite was in charge of the cake, and it was beautiful and delicious. Others on the board were there…

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Heart Thoughts: Celebrate With Us!

You are invited! I am so excited, and my mind is full of details and checking off the list of items needed for our 85th Anniversary celebration. The weekend begins with the one woman play, Etty, on Friday evening with Susan Stein. To learn more about this play and woman go to www.ettyproject.org. The time of the play is 7:00 and will be followed by a Q & A. This will not be livestreamed. Sunday is our day of celebrating the history right up to now of your spiritual home and mine, Unity Center for Spiritual Growth. The service will…

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