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Sunday Services (10 am) in September at Unity of Ocala
“How to Keep the Baby and Throw Out the Bath Water” a journey through the Bible using a Unity lens. Guest Speaker Rev. Lauri Gist
Join us each Sunday in September as we look deeply into the timeless wisdom of the Holy scriptures and learn how to uncover the mysteries and guidance offered through the lens of modern translations and metaphysical interpretation of these ancient Hebrew and Aramaic verses. Buried treasures await your discovery!
September Guest Speaker : Rev. Lauri Gist
Reverend Lauri Gist is an ordained Unity Minister who was privileged and honored to serve Unity Church of Citrus County from 1997 until 2013 first as Youth Director and Licensed Teacher and then becoming Senior Minister in 2003.
Along with a Seminary Degree from Unity Institute, Lauri holds a dual Bachelor’s degree in Comparative Religion and Biblical Studies and in Spiritual and Holistic Studies from Union University in Vermont.
Rev. Lauri served as President of the Suncoast Unity Ministers Association for 6 years and currently conducts interim work, ministry consulting and team leadership training for Unity and Interfaith communities in in the Southeast Region.
Lauri also facilitates Comparative Religion courses, Meditation and Prayer Techniques and Therapeutic Art Retreats throughout the state of Florida.
Lauri resides in Inverness Florida with her husband of 34 years and together they enjoy indulging their 3, soon to be 4 grandchildren.
It is Rev. Lauri’s life work and joy to live the Unity Principles and to help others realize God’s dream for their life and how they may live their highest calling.
The month of August – 12 Powers
Affirmation: My life is in balance and in order, and all is well. Order—The ability to organize, balance, sequence, adjust. The disciple is James, son of Alphaeus. He represents the harmony and balance available through centering our awareness. The corresponding color is olive green and the location is the navel.