What's New

A Recap of New Items and Topics


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September 22, 2020

The Board of Trustees has released the results of the forensic audit, along with some general central office updates.



September 14, 2020

The Board of Trustees is pleased to announce that Rev. Shad Groverland is the new executive director of Unity Worldwide Ministries.


July 20, 2020

Our new chair of the Board of Trustees, John McMahon, shares information about the election of new board officers, the Executive Director search, and the Better Together Project. Read today's issue of Updates from the UWM Board.


June 18, 2020

In today's issue of Updates from the UWM Board, the Board shares information on the search for new UWM leadership. The position of Executive Director is now open. Applications are being accepted until July 20, 2020.


June 4, 2020

Where did convention go? Read in today's Special Communication about our plans for the events that were planned to take place at convention. We hope you can join us virtually.


June 2, 2020 RESCHEDULED!

You are invited to join us on Thursday, June 11, 2020, 1 p.m. (CT), when we will be hosting a Connection Space call on “Embracing Our Common Humanity: Supporting Healing and Justice.” Read more about it in today's Special Communication. Español


May 22, 2020

The first draft documents from the Better Together project are available for your consideration. Read the May 22, 2020, issue of Updates from the UWM Board and check out the Better Together webpage for details.


April 28, 2020

Check out this issue of  Updates from the UWM Board for information on the annual meeting, Loaves & Fishes Fund, HUG Fund, Payroll Protection Program, and Better Together program.


April 1, 2020 (Revised April 2, 2020)

This issue of Updates from the UWM Board highlights financial tips, plus resources that may be available to you via the CARES Act, such as the Paycheck Protection Program.


March 28, 2020

2020 Unity People's Convention Is Canceled. Please read Updates from the UWM Board for information about this decision and plans going forward. We will miss seeing you in person and are working on other ways to connect. We hold you all in our hearts for safety and an increasing sense of community.


March 26, 2020

Today's Special Communication (formerly Important Communication) has tools and resources that you can use right now during this time of quick change and hosting Sunday services and events virtually.


March 17, 2020

Please read the updates, suggestions, and resources in the Important Communication around the COVID-19 coronavirus from Rev. Patricia T. Bass, Interim CEO of Unity Worldwide Ministries.


March 4, 2020

Rev. Patricia T. Bass, Interim CEO of Unity Worldwide Ministries, shares video updates on finances and the hiring of a consultant, John Wimberly.


March 2, 2020

We have prepared some suggestions for you and your spiritual communities to consider during the coronavirus COVID-19 outbreak.


February 24, 2020

Read the latest update from our Board Chair Rev. Toni Fish in today's Important Communication. Toni reports on the recent annual summit, the contract extension for our Interim CEO, and the hiring of a consultant.



February 4, 2020

Read the Important Communication about an update to the requirement to use the bylaws template.


January 15, 2020

Read the latest update from our Board Chair Rev. Toni Fish in today's Important Communication. Paul Skehen has been named as a new board member.


December 16, 2019

Rev. Bill Dale's celebration of life service will be held at the Fillmore Chapel, Unity Village, Missouri, on December 28. Visitation is 10–11 a.m., and the service is at 11 a.m. Rev. Chris Jackson will be leading the service. A light lunch will be served afterward for all who can come. In lieu of flowers, please feel free to donate to: Unity at the Lake, PO Box 680, Sunrise Beach, MO 65079-0680; or a local no kill shelter in support of the animals. Condolences can be sent to Rev. Marge Dale at 2009 NE Bluestone Dr, Lee's Summit, MO 64064, or margedale@gmail.com. Please spread the word and surround Marge and her family in support and comfort.

November 5, 2019

Important Communication: Connect with UWM by reading the latest updates from Board Chair Rev. Toni Fish.



September 23, 2019

Rev. Patricia Bass is named Interim Chief Executive of UWM by Board of Trustees.



September 10, 2019

An Important Communication highlights updates from the UWM Board of Trustees, including a report from our Treasurer Richard Bunch.



August 21, 2019

The Core Team has announced that the One Unity project is postponed.


August 19, 2019

Rev. Donna Johnson has resigned as President/CEO of Unity Worldwide Ministries.


August 8, 2019 - Prayer & Discussion on Gun Violence

Join us for a dialogue call on Thursday, August 8, at 2:00 p.m. (CT) where Rev. Cynthia Vermillion-Foster & Rev. Myra McFadden will lead a discussion on what actions, we as a movement of Truth consciousness, can do to lift our nation and our world.


July 31, 2019

UWM COO/CFO Rev. Bruce Verkruyse resigned, effective July 26, 2019.


January 24, 2019

Scam Alert! Please read about a fraudulent online rental scam that is using Unity's name. If you happen to see or receive anything related to this scam, please notify David Vest, Chief Financial Officer, Unity World Headquarters, at VestDR@unityonline.org. Thank you!


June 18, 2018

Letter from Association of Global New Thought (AGNT) to President Donald J Trump to keep families intact at the border.



November 30, 2016

Department of Labor Overtime Ruling. Last week a federal judge in Texas said that employers are not required to follow the new $47,476 salary rule considering employees exempt starting December 1. This is a developing situation so stay tuned for further updates.


July 7, 2016

Unity Worldwide Spiritual Institute Audio Presentation. Listen to the audio of the education presentation given at convention 2016, including the introduction piece with "Father Guido." It is approximately 90 minutes long.