Congratulations to Our 2015 Honorees
The Light of God Expressing in Unity Award
Rev. Jackie Green, Youth & Family Minister
The Charles Fillmore Award
Rev. Patricia Bessey is a Unity minister, Master Prosperity teacher, seminar leader, church consultant, spiritual counselor, certified Peacemaker and Life Coach.
Before accepting her position at Unity of Greater Portland in 2011, Rev. Pat served as the co-founding minister with her husband Rev. LeRoy Lowell of Christ Unity Oceanside in Virginia Beach, Virginia. They served that ministry for 10 years before coming back home to Maine.
Since her return to Maine in 2008, Rev. Pat has served as the Church Consultant for Unity Worldwide Ministries Eastern Region.
Since her ordination in 1996 she has been in active ministry, serving as a congregational minister, a seminar presenter and consultant to many Unity ministries. She volunteers with Unity Worldwide Ministries as the Chair of the Standards Team and serves on the Credentialing Team.
The Myrtle Fillmore Award
Reverend Muehlbach earned a bachelor’s degree in economics from Denison University and graduated from Unity School of Christianity Ministerial Education Program in 1985. She moved to Coeur d’Alene, ID as minister of Unity Church of North Idaho where she served for 20 years. She served on the Development Committee and the Licensing and Ordination Committee for UWM, was certified as a Peace Worker by the Association’s Ministry of Peacemaking. For seven years (from 1995-2002) she served as Regional Representative for the Northwest Region, on the Standards Ministry Team (Chair for 3 years) and on the Board of Trustees of the Association of Unity Churches (now UWM). She currently sits on the Board of Directors for Unity World Headquarters at Unity Village. She remains active in the Coeur d’Alene community where she has served as a hospice chaplain, as a member of Diakonia (a local interfaith group) and currently serves on the board of the Human Rights Education Institute.