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Unity is a positive, practical, progressive approach to Christianity based on the teachings of Jesus and the power of prayer. Unity honors the universal truths in all religions and respects each individual's right to choose a spiritual path.
Unity Worldwide Ministries and Central Office
Unity Worldwide Ministries is an association that includes Unity ministries, their leaders and congregants, our regions and our central office. Together, we provide practical teachings to help people live healthy, prosperous and meaningful lives. See how Unity Worldwide Ministries was formed on our history page.
The central office staff of Unity Worldwide Ministries works to support ministers, ministries, credentialed leaders, regions, the Board of Trustees and ministry teams. We are your partners in ministry. At the Unity Worldwide Ministries central office, we:
- Provide a central place for you to contact for resources, tips and encouragement.
- Facilitate minister placement.
- Develop communications vehicles such as the web, videos, social networking, publications, branding materials and our annual convention.
- Provide educational opportunities for spiritual growth and career development through Unity Worldwide Spiritual Institute.
- Implement standards of credentialing for ministers and licensed teachers.
- Create products for ministry development such as the Transformation Experience, Enlightened Leaders, Thriving in Unity and Power of Prosperity programs.
- Produce curriculum and education products for all ages, including small group ministry.
- Provide ministries with administrative tools including bylaws, and ministers with pension opportunities.
- Guide the development of new ministries.
- Foster the production of uplifting, affirmative music.
- Organize the ministry teams and their meetings for our governance.
- Support all who contact us with prayer, etc.
View our Declaration of Interdependence between Unity Worldwide Ministries and Unity World Headquarters at Unity Village
View our Joint Statement for Peace
How Unity Worldwide Ministries Central Office Serves You
Our Vision, Mission and Values
A world powerfully transformed through the growing movement of shared spiritual awakening. (Take a look at our developing vision PowerPoint)
Advancing the movement of spiritual awakening and transformation through Unity, a positive path for spiritual living.
Spirit-Led–We are centered in God. Spirit leads our thoughts and actions as we co-create a world that works for all.
Generosity-Living in the infinite flow of God’s good, we draw from God’s inexhaustible supply and wisely use our rich resources to serve the world.
Transformation–We are a dynamic movement on the cutting edge of spiritual evolution. We teach universal spiritual principles that change lives.
Diversity–We believe that all people are created with sacred worth. We promote greater understanding among people in a spirit of unity.
Integrity–We act from a place of wholeness and are ethical in all our actions.We keep our word.
Unity–Loving, collaborative, respectful.
We are organizing around the goals of our Vision and Values. Keep checking back to see the progress in our Vision Organization PowerPoint. To request to participate in a task team, contact Debbie Ball 816.434.6836. Click here for a ministry team sign-up form.