Fall Conference 2022

The Eastern Region Board of Trustees and Conference Planning Team invite you to the Third Virtual and Best Ever 2022 Eastern Region Fall Conference, Conscious Living: Learning from Our Past, Loving Our Present, Unleashing Our Future.  


You can register for this virtual event online NOW, so don’t delay.  Registration needs to be completed by September 26, 2022.

You can register for the full virtual conference and reap all the benefits of all included sessions and online activities.

We do understand differing financial and scheduling circumstances, so you can also register for portions of the conference. Need to discuss multiple payment options? Please contact us directly!


NEW: Register Small Groups for the Virtual Conference

Want to attend the virtual conference in-person with local peers and colleagues? You can now register small groups to accommodate your gathering preference.

Need Assistance to Attend the Virtual Conference?

Complete an Application for a Partial Conference Scholarship

Contribute to the Scholarship Fund During Conference Registration

If you would like to make a donation to our Conference Scholarship Fund, you can do so by indicating a separate amount of your choice along with your registration or by making an online donation designated to Conference Scholarship Fund.  


How will the conference be held?

The 2022 Fall Conference will be 100% virtual, meaning all parts will be broadcast on the internet using software to allow for interactivity and participation.

What do I need to participate in the conference?

You will need a computer or mobile device with sound.  For interactive portions of the conference, you will need to have a working microphone and web camera (already on most laptops and mobile devices.)


SUNDAY, October 2nd
2:00 pm Extended Prayer and Meditation
2:20 pm Comfort Break/Movement Break
2:30 pm – 4:30 pm

“Conscious Harmony” Using Social Emotional Learning (SEL) Techniques to create a safe, healthy, inclusive learning community for your Youth Education Programs. Facilitated by Janell Renshaw, LUT and Unity Eastern Region Youth Consultant

MONDAY, October 3rd
10:00 am Extended Prayer and Meditation
10:20 am Comfort Break
10:30 am – 12:30 pm Conscious Connections & Coffee with Revs. Cherie Ruffo and Sandy Boyer
2:30 pm – 4:30 pm Leadership Affinity Group with Rev. Pat Bessey, UWMER Ministry Consultant and Rev. Dr. Paul Hasselbeck ~ Does Unity Have Dogma and Doctrine?
6:30 pm – 8:30 pm Conscious Compassionate Living with Kristin Neff and music from Rickie Byars
TUESDAY, October 4th
10:00 am Extended Prayer and Meditation with Rev. Jim Blake
10:20 am Comfort Break
10:30 am – 12:30 pm One Unity:  UWM, UWHqs, UUMS
2:30 pm – 4:30 pm

The Ethics of Healthy Boundaries with Rev. Joy Wyler

6:30 pm – 8:30 pm Building an Embodied Antiracist Community: From Yesterday to Tomorrow – Part One. Facilitated by Revs. Kelly Isola and Ogun Holder with Music Minister Rickie Byars
WEDNESDAY, October 5th
10:00 am Extended Prayer and Musical Meditation with Rickie Byars
10:20 am Comfort Break
10:30 am – 12:30 pm UWMER Annual Business Meeting
2:30 pm – 4:30 pm IT REALLY IS ALL ABOUT YOU WORTHSHOP! Radical Self-Responsibility & Self-Reliance; Facilitated by Rev. Dr. Paul Hasselbeck
6:30 pm – 8:30 pm Dear Human Self I AM Yours with Rev. Linda Martella-Whitsett and music from Rickie Byars
THURSDAY, October 6th
10:00 am – 12:30 pm The Twelve Powers, 7 Chakras or Could It Be Christian Kundalini? with Rev. Russell Heiland, Nina Gibson and LeAnne Gioeli
2:30 pm – 4:30 pm Building an Embodied Antiracist Community: From Yesterday to Tomorrow – Part Two
4:30 pm Closing Musical Celebration with Rickie Byars