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May Newsletter

MAY NEWSLETTER
 
 
This is info about a new series of Youth Ministry webinars being produced and offered for free from Rev Diane Venzera, our UWM YOuth & Family Ministry consultant on Tuesday, May 21, 6:30-8:30 PM Central Time.
 
 
40th Annual Northwest Region Kids Camp
 
Hello Unity Friends!
 
The 40th Annual Northwest Region Kids Camp is just 7 weeks away! This year's theme is "Speak Your Dream to Let It Sing." The dates of Kids Camp are Saturday, June 22-Tuesday, June 25. The 13 teen-aged counselors are very much looking forward to sharing a wonderful camp experience with the children from your ministry!
 
Attached you will find the camper application packet for Kids Camp 2019. Thank you for sharing this with the families in your spiritual community! 
 
Let me know if you have any questions.
 
Love and Blessings,
Nick Muncie-Jarvis, LUT
NW YOU Consultant
 
 
 
Uniteens Celebrate Spirit!  “Oneness”
 Our 31st Annual UNITREAT
June 16 – June 21 2019
Cispus Center
near Randle, Washington
Sponsored by Unity Worldwide Ministries, Northwest Region
 
WHAT - This 6 day, 5 night retreat includes an exciting three day challenge-by-choice Ropes Course, camp fires, creative expressions, all while making friends with Uniteens from throughout the Northwestern Region.
 
WHO - All Uniteens must be 11 and have finished 6th grade and be no more than an 8thgrade graduate. Uniteens must have attended at least 4 Uniteen meetings in the 6 months before Unitreat or be a new member of the church. All Uniteens and counselors must sign the Heart Agreements agreeing to follow these Group Agreements.
 
Please extend this information to all families with youth in Middle School. We also invite volunteers for 3, 4, 5 days, how ever many days you can serve. We co create a Trust Culture throughout our time together, bringing the Truth and Beauty of acceptance and support to all who attend. Please call Chris with any questions 503.913.0898. Registrations are posted on the NW Region's website.
 
Join us for the 31st Summer Unitreat camp for the 11-14 year olds from churches throughout the Northwest Region. Camp begins on Sunday June 16th and ends on Friday at 1 PM.
 
Adults wanting to attend Unitreat please contact Chris Castaldi, Unitreat Site Director, phone -503.913.0898, or cbchris.2010@gmail.com . A volunteer & information packet will be sent to you.
 
 
Unity in Lynnwood Hands-on Housing Project
 
Unity in Lynnwood is excited to announce our new Hands on Housing project in cooperation with Homage Senior Services which will culminate on August 3rd with a “one day” congregation-wide event to refurbish the home of a needful family in the Lynnwood, WA area. In the theme of a “Home Makeover” we will complete a variety of 8-10 small/medium/large projects and repairs including exterior painting, interior painting, siding, carpentry, flooring, gardening, cleaning, fence repair, etc., based upon homeowners needs and scope of team capabilities. Let us live our mission of “Practical Spirituality”!
 
SEE Week in Bend, Oregon the week of September 9, 2019.
 
SEE Week in Bend, OR has been moved to Sept 16-20. Paul Hasselbeck will be offering Metaphysics 1 and 2. We hope to choose other classes that will best accommodate your SEE students' needs. Please share this information with them so they can mark their calendars and get back to Rev. Jane atjaneyhiatt@gmail.com as soon as possible. Our intention is to have all the classes scheduled by mid May.
 
NW Unity Annual Peoples' Conference - One Humanity-Many Stories
Featuring Rabbi Ted Falcon & Dr. Richard Loren Held
September 23-26, 2019
Unity of the Valley, Eugene, Oregon
Earlybird Registration ends June 1st, so you'll want to register soon.
A packet has been mailed to all Northewest Region ministries.
To download a registration form, please click here
To Register online follow this link
 
High Profile Speakers
If anyone has one or more high profile speakers coming this summer that others could piggy back on, please send that information to be included in this newsletter.
 
YOU Rally Report
 
We had a wonderful Rally this year exploring the theme, "The Ripple Effect," and how we can be intentional about the ripples we send out into the world. 55 people attended from 14 Unity centers. We elected two fantastic new Regional Officers, Antheny Chhay from Eugene and Danika Buck from Spokane USC. 
 
13 adult women    6 adult men
17 female    19 male (first time ever to have more male teens)
30          25
55 total
 
1 Bellevue (YST member /staff paid registration and has donated all printing at Staples for years)
4 Bend
2 Bozeman (1 scholarship)
6 Eugene
11 Lynnwood
6 Portland
3 Seattle
5 South Sound
1 Spokane UCDLL
4 Spokane USC
5 Tacoma
2 Vancouver, WA
1 White Rock, BC
4 Staff Jackie/Cons, Nick/Cons, Jennie/NGU, Chris/Nurse
55 total 
 
Joyfully,
 
Rev. Jackie Green & Nick Muncie-Jarvis, LUT
NW YOU Consultants
 
NEW NW REGION NEWSLETTER
 
We now have a monthly e-newsletter with information from any NW Region churches that have an event, program or job opening that would be of interest to other churches in the Region. Please send information to MarySue Brooks, Executive Assistant on or before the 25th.
 
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