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Rev. Kathy McCall

Rev. Kathy McCall

Our Minister, Rev. Kathy McCall, shares words of wisdom here each week. Come back often for insight, inspiration, and motivation for living a more meaningful, spiritually directed life.


Exploring Judaism

One of my dear friends is Jewish. She and I lived with several other roommates in San Francisco in the late ’60s. We also traveled through Mexico together. She did not really practice her faith, but when we returned to Salt Lake City, I was invited to meet her very…

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Exploring Christianity

Many who find Unity have left a more “mainstream” Christian Church. Or others are unchurched or already metaphysically or mystically inclined. So Unity easily becomes a match with its basic principles, lack of dogma, and acceptance of all people. Since in Unity we differ in some of our beliefs from…

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Exploring Islam

My first experience being in a Muslim Country was visiting Egypt in 2011. We arrived in Cairo at night, and the weather was beautiful and balmy. The drive to our hotel went right past Mubarak’s Presidential Palace, which felt surreal since this was right after the Revolution in which he…

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Exploring Hinduism

This is Week 1 of our six-week World Religion Series. We begin with Hinduism. Though not Indian, Larisa Stow is a long-time student of Hinduism and a Hindu Musician as well, often performing with her band, “Larisa Stow & Shakti Tribe.” She will be playing some Kirtan Music on Sunday…

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Happy Valentine’s Day

Paraphrased from Wikipedia: “Valentine’s Day originated as a Western Christian Feast Day and is recognized as a significant cultural, religious, and commercial celebration of romance and romantic love in many regions around the world, although it is not a public holiday in any country. Some stories tell of Saint Valentine…

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Humor Heals

Last week I taught a workshop on my book, The Unorthodox Life: Walking Your Own Path to the Divine. One idea we discussed was how frequently we can go from a high point in life, where everything is wonderful, to a low point, where it feels like everything is falling…

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Our DNA Reveals Our Oneness

In what way is all of humanity alike? Here is an answer according to a website of the Smithsonian National Museum of Natural History in an article called “What Does It Mean to be Human”:  “The billions of human beings living today all belong to one species: Homo Sapiens. As in…

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15 Reasons Prayer is Important

Every Sunday at Unity, we hold a prayer circle after Service that is led by one of our Chaplains. People join hands and hearts in prayers for one another and for the world. The circle is always well-attended since most understand the power of prayer. Also, there is always another…

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What is Your New Name?

This Sunday we have our White Stone Meditation, which is held in early January throughout the Unity Movement. The white stone provided is quarried near Jerusalem, and holds that special energy. In meditation we receive “a new name” (word or phrase) that is to depict the essence of our New…

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Let Go, Envision & Let God!

In just a few days 2018 draws to a close. It can be a time to release and let go of that which no longer serves us in preparation for a new year — a personal and collective new beginning. Obviously, most of us cannot let go of the past…

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