What we're about

This is for anyone interested in a positive inclusive spiritual community dedicated to awakening each life to the spirit within. Centered in love, we honor and celebrate a world awakened to peace, abundance and respect for all creation. We believe in the awesome power of community and welcome every person with acceptance and love.

We provide events, experiences and practical teachings to help ourselves live healthy, prosperous and meaningful lives. We believe in making a positive difference in the world and are involved in spiritually-based social action. The goal of our meetings and events is to inspire, educate and awaken to our true nature as spiritual beings. In this way we help each other discover and live our spiritual purpose and potential.

For more information, visit our website: http://www.UnityOfFairfax.org

Our Vision for Unity of Fairfax as A Spiritual Center for Education, Practice, and Service In line with Unity of Fairfax’s Mission and Vision, we are called to take bold action to awaken the world to peace, abundance and respect for all creation. To answer this call, we envision Unity of Fairfax as a comprehensive Spiritual Center for Education, Practice, and Service, inviting all who seek to deepen their connection with the Divine to learn, grow, and share their talents and gifts with others who may be in need. Education, Practice, and Service are all dynamic elements of a strong spiritual development program. Through Education, we ignite the intellect and the imagination. Practice allows us to engage the Divine in a physical and heartcentered way. And Service creates an opportunity to share with others the love, gratitude, and oneness we experience through Education and Practice.
For questions or to get involved, contact the team leaders: Education: Lisa Colburn, education@unityoffairfax.org Practice: Stacey Guenther, spiritualpractice@unityoffairfax.org Service: Rebecca Whitecotton, communityservice@unityoffairfax.org eps@unityoffairfax.org • http://www.unityoffairfax.org

Upcoming events (5+)

Metaphysics 101 - Online Study Group

Unity of Fairfax

A virtual discussion group following the texts used for Unity’s Metaphysics 1 course. You do not need to take the Metaphysics 1 to participate. By working through the course material and sharing with others, you gain keen insight into the metaphysics taught by Unity, going back to Charles Filmore, co-founder of Unity. Book cover of “Heart-Centered Metaphysics: A Deeper Look at Unity Teachings”, by Paul Hasselbeck.We discuss: The nature of God Consciousness, self-knowledge, and Christ consciousness Divine Purpose, Will, Plan, and Guidance Silence and meditation Prayer You gain insight into the fundamental nature of the Divine, meditation, prayer, and delve into your personal relationship to God. Attend from the comfort of your own home All you need is a computer with a camera and microphone, and an internet connection We follow the Unity accredited course material for Metaphysics 101, covering one chapter each month We use the textbook and workbook “Heart Centered Metaphysics” by Paul Hasselbeck, Unity metaphysician and teacher We begin with chapter 1 of the course material Anyone is welcome to attend and observe a meeting before purchasing the books People can join at any time Members are located throughout the country The texts are available from Amazon, your local Unity bookstore, or for a discount through Paul Hasselbeck’s website. This discussion group is made available from Unity of Fairfax on a Love Offering basis. Paul Hasselbeck has agreed to work with the group by answering written questions. This study group and materials have been vetted and approved by Rev. Russ. We welcome everyone without exception. Register Now https://docs.google.com/forms/d/e/1FAIpQLSfn1R9i0utBCAxuvDz22S78PLopm_eZ-G5NMMWwHNqJhVmrYg/viewform Contact: Peter Chapin [masked] |[masked]

Chakra Sound Connection Workshop

Unity of Fairfax

Do you have a Tibetan Healing bowl, a crystal bowl or some other sound healing bowl, and you're interested in learning how to use it? Join LeAnne Gioeli to investigate the healing art of sound through singing bowls. How do you play the bowls? How does sound heal? How is sound connected to the chakras? Bring your own crystal or metal bowls to learn and to experience the sacred healing sounds we create together. Please register at: https://www.eventbrite.com/e/chakra-sound-connection-workshop-tickets-72731801777

Bingo Night

Unity of Fairfax

The community is invited to join Unity of Fairfax for an evening of fun and connection as we play different Bingo games. Snacks and drinks will be provided. Participants can make donations at the door to play. Suggested donation is $20 for adults, $10 for youth under 18. Additional cards will be available for an extra donation. The pot will be split between the church and winners of the various games. All ages are welcome!

Conversations In Consciousness with Dr Raymond Moody and Lisa Smartt

What can the final words of the dying tell us about life after death? What does language tell us about altered states and new dimensions? Meet Dr. Raymond Moody, the bestselling author of 12 books, including the paradigm-changing Life After Life in which he coined the term "near-death experience. In this workshop he collaborates with Lisa Smartt, bestelling author of Words at the Threshhold. Together, they have been researching people's final words and revealing significant insights about the nature of consciousness. In this remotely facilitated workshop they will share their findings and guide participants through hands-on exercises that illuminate what language reveals to us about the afterlife. Raymond and Lisa will lead participants through a discussion of final words, altered states, and the communications of near-death experiencers. They will offer mind-bending activities as they explore the continuum of language and offer participants new tools for increased creativity and intuition. A note about the format of this workshop: Participants in this event must attend in person at Unity of Fairfax in Oakton, Virginia. Due to Dr. Moody's travel restrictions, he and Lisa Smartt will facilitate the experiential workshop remotely through a live video feed. Dr. Moody and Lisa Smartt will NOT be at Unity of Fairfax, but they will be on a live video feed and participants will be able to interact, ask questions, and participate in discussion with the presenters. This is NOT a traditional webinar that participants can access remotely. This program is offered by Unity of Fairfax in conjunction with the Northern Virginia Chapter of the International Association for Near Death Studies (IANDS). To learn more about this workshop or the Northern Virigina Chapter of IANDS, email Chapter Host Angie Willson-Quayle at [masked]. About Raymond Moody: World-Renowned Scholar and Researcher. Dr. Moody is the leading authority on the ‘near-death experience’—a phrase he coined in the late seventies. Dr. Moody’s research into the phenomenon of near-death experience had its start in the 1960′s. The New York Times calls him “the father of the near-death experience.” A dynamic lecturer, Dr. Moody has enlightened and entertained audiences all over the world for over three decades. About Lisa Smartt: Lisa Smartt, MA, is a linguist, educator, and poet. She is the author of Words at the Threshold: What We Say When We're Nearing Death (New World Library 2017). The book is based on data collected through The Final Words Project, wwwfinalwordsproject.org, an ongoing study devoted to gathering and interpreting the mysterious language at end of life. She has worked closely with Raymond Moody, guided by his research into language, particularly unintelligible speech. Please register at: https://www.eventbrite.com/e/conversations-in-consciousness-with-dr-raymond-moody-and-lisa-smartt-tickets-72105925765

Past events (569)

Movie Night: Same Kind of Different As Me

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