Conference 2022

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October 24 – 27, 2022 in-person at Embassy Suites, La Quinta


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Registration is closed, but we can help squeeze you in! Email us at unityswregion@gmail.com for info.

Retreat Elements -Rev. Diane Scribner

Haven on Earth with Rev. Diane Scribner, Keeper of the Flame for UWM Wednesday, Oct 26th, 2:15 – 4:30pm : Let It Rise Thursday, Oct 27th, 9 – 11am: Give It Space 4 CEUs are available for attending. They can count towards Ethics or General. During the come-as-you-are retreat during conference we’re going to experience…

Workshop – Rev. Shad Groverland

4 General CEUs are available for attending. Tues, Oct 25th, 10am-12pm and 1:30-3:30pm Join Rev. Shad Groverland, Executive Director of Unity Worldwide Ministries (UWM), will be offering a workshop designed for ministry leaders, future leaders, and those who train these leaders. The world of ministry is rapidly changing and there is a chance we could…

Music by Gary Lynn Floyd

Gary Lynn Floyd is an American singer-songwriter who connects straight to the heart with his soulful style.A native of Houston, Gary began picking out melodies on a piano at four years old, and he’s been making music ever since. Today, he writes deep and meaningful music and shares these songs to audiences across the country.…

Taizé Service

Taizé (pronounced: tay-zay) is a prayerful form of music known for its simple, yet rich and meditative character. Taizé music often takes the structure of an ostinato (a simple melody that repeats over and over) and is meant to serve as a kind of musical centering prayer. We will be having a Taizé service during…

Awards & Dance Party

The Alhambra Foundation wants to keep the celebrations of togetherness going and will be hosting a dance party, DJ’d by our own Rev. Ken Fendrick just following the Innovation Awards on Tuesday night. In keeping with the Family Reunion theme, we’ll be dancing through the decades! Heavy appetizers will be served to keep your energy…

Our Region Family Album

SHARE YOUR CHURCH HISTORY We’re gathering our Unity Southwest Region history…and creating a family album! FILL OUT A FORM HERE UPLOAD IMAGES AND VIDEO HERE FURTHER INSTRUCTIONS HERE HOST A TABLE Our conference planning team is also accepting sponsorships of $100 to host one of our tables to more fully display your center’s history throughout…

In-Person Event Explained

This year we are presenting an IN-PERSON ONLY event. This is because we feel the need to be near each other after this time of distancing. We will be following protocol for the health and safety of attendees, and respecting each person’s level of comfort. From your name tag, people will know if you’re open…

Updates from Unity World Headquarters

Our conference includes a Region Business Meeting as well as reports from Unity World Headquarters at Unity Village and Unity Worldwide Ministries. We’re very excited that Rev. Linda Martella-Whitsett will be in attendance from Unity World Headquarters (UWH). Linda Martella-Whitsett is an inspiring, respected Unity minister and spiritual teacher. Linda’s message about our Divine Identity…

Memorial Service

It is our tradition to honor those from our region who have made their transition during the year since our last conference gathering. This year, in keeping with the theme of a family reunion, we will be holding an interactive ceremony to also acknowledge how those who came before us still walk with us on…

Your Conference Team

Rev. Charli Tupper

Rev. Sheryl Padgett

Rev. Jonathan Zenz

Rev. Ken Fendrick

Malayna Dawn

Rev. Karen Epps