A Mid-Week Prayer

“This being human is a guest house,” the poet Rumi writes. “Every morning is a new arrival.” Whatever guest arrives today, my prayer for you is that it will enrich your soul. Last week, my husband and I had the privilege of spending a week at the Kanuga retreat with other Unity members and ministers. As we spoke truth into each other’s hearts and shared one another’s joys and sorrows, I felt my own spirit renewed. I felt burdens drop from my shoulders as they were shared with

Stronger Together

It was a sunny Tuesday in New York City, on September 5, 1882, when 10,000 workers from all walks of life gathered to march in a parade from City Hall to Union Square. This first Labor Day celebration, which featured a picnic, concert, and speeches, was created to celebrate the achievements of American workers and the unions which represented them. Before the advent of labor unions, workers were often exploited by their employers, forced to work seven days a week in unsafe co