From the Minister

At 94 years old, Charles Fillmore wrote down an affirmation: “I fairly sizzle with zeal and enthusiasm and spring forth with a mighty faith to do the things that ought to be done by me!” It’s inspiring to think that Charles was sizzling with zeal at the age of 94. Springing forth with mighty faith...
Why is it that humankind, a highly evolved species on this planet, seems to have so much difficulty establishing harmony and order in our relationships? We, as human beings, seem to run into problems in adjusting to our context, getting along with others, and creating healthy patterns in our...
One of the most basic faculties of our being is our free will. It’s what allows us to make choices one way or another, and gives us the ability to decide to think, speak, or act with a certain amount of freedom in our agency.    Charles Fillmore called this Will power “the directing power of our...
First of all, I’m so blessed to have been called to serve as your Senior Minister here at Unity of Oak Park! We are embarking upon a new chapter of ministry, united in Spirit and with the indwelling Christ as our guide. I’m truly excited to get to know you better as individuals and as a community...
In the tradition established by Charles and Myrtle Fillmore, we recognize one of our 12 spiritual faculties each month. The faculty for the month of June is imagination – the faculty of mind that receives divine ideas and gives them outer form. According to scripture, Jesus saw (imagined)...

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