14 Ways to Move Through Anxiety and Fear of COVID-19

For Children (or your own inner child) By Leslie Woods – Assistant Minister, Youth and Family Ministry at Unity of New Braunfels It is important to acknowledge our feelings of anxiety and fear so that we can move past them. These feeling are important, so it is okay to feel…

The Hospitality Team: It’s So Much More Than Just Making Coffee

(but probably the easiest way to serve our congregation) by Jenny Jurica “Food, like a loving touch or a glimpse of divine power, has that ability to comfort.” –Norman Kolpas The Hospitality Team at Unity of New Braunfels is responsible for keeping the coffee flowing on Sunday mornings, providing a…

Divinum Sustinieri: The Past as a Model for a Sustainable Future (Billy Mitchell)

by Billy Mitchell An important part of my personal journey, and an integral topic that I want to incorporate, is my personal philosophy of Divinum Sustinieri, or ‘Divine Sustainability‘. This philosophy stems from the belief that the way of life that our distant native/aboriginal ancestors had was far superior that…

The Mitchell Family’s Great Vacation: Yellowstone National Park

by Billy Mitchell In March of 1872, President Ulysses S. Grant created the United States’ first national park when he signed the Yellowstone National Park Protection Act into law. This national park existed even before the National Park Service Organic Act was passed in August of 1916 by Woodrow Wilson…

The Unity Singers Spotlight:Emily Briggs

by Jenny JuricaThis is the latest installment in a new feature where we’ll dive deep and get to know some of the familiar faces and fixtures in our congregation. This post marks the second profile highlighting our incredible Unity Singers who delight our hearts (and ears) every Sunday with original…

Talent Exceeded Only by Humility (Tim Anderson)

1996 In 2003, the last thing on Tim Anderson’s mind was finding a church. He was in his element, at one with nature, making arrowheads to supplement his simple life style on the bank of the beautiful Guadalupe River. So when his friend with the same first name, the late…

Choose Love: Thoughts on the MLK March (Mary Boren)

It was immensely heartwarming on a cold January 21 morning to participate in New Braunfels march honoring Rev. Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr.. We had a good turnout of Unity people and I also enjoyed meeting some of the organizers from the local MLK Association and talking with others during…