The Inside Scoop

Before Ram Dass (the subject of this issue’s “Listening in With …”) became a yogi, teaching Eastern spirituality to Westerners, he was Richard Alpert, Ph.D., a Stanford-educated psychologist and self-described “neurotic Jewish overachiever” who became one of Harvard’s youngest tenured professors. He was on the fast track until he and fellow...

Listening in With … Ram Dass

.s1,.s7 {color: #2e014c;font-weight: bold;font-size: 15px;} .s2, .s3,.s4, .s8 {color: #f0a661;font-weight: bold;font-size: 15px;} As a guru entering the scene during the tumultuous 1960s, Ram Dass introduced Eastern spirituality and philosophy to Western minds hungry for (or at least curious about) enlightenment. The author of Be Here Now (Lama Foundation, 1971), he taught millions to...

Understanding Consciousness

After spending more than 20 years in academic neurosurgery (15 of them at Harvard), I thought I had some idea of how brain, mind, and consciousness were interrelated. But that was before my near-death experience. In November 2008, a severe case of bacterial meningitis sent me into a coma within three hours of symptom onset. I was put on a ventilator and given very powerful antibiotics. I should...


Church Offices Closed on Monday, September 4 in observance of Labor Day.  We will be open on Tuesday, September 5 at 9:00am and look forward to assisting you. 



Monday, September 4, 2017 (All day)

YFM Art Day

YFM Art Day
Saturday, August 26
10 am to 12 pm in Harmony Hall
Youth & Family Ministry (YFM) is thrilled to announce that our children and teens will be the FEATURED ARTISTS in our UCOP Spotlight Gallery throughout September and October!
Saturday, August 26, 2017 - 10:00am

Happy Birthday to the Fillmores

In commemoration of the August birthdays of Unity founders Myrtle and Charles Fillmore, the Treasures of the Archives series looks at the early lives of the Fillmores, and the importance of birthdays as expressed in Unity teachings. “Remember that your physical birthday is a blessed event because it is the symbol of a much more important birthday, your spiritual birthday,” wrote...


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