Unity Eastern Region Ministry Profile
Unity of Lehigh Valley
Minister: Rev. Ron Karstetter
About Unity of Lehigh Valley
How often we hear that, upon entering our sanctuary, there is a sense of love and acceptance!
From meeting in a hotel in downtown Allentown to the building we occupy in Emmaus, we continue to grow.
Our Vision: We co-create an awakened world of peace, harmony and abundance.
Our Mission: United in love, we provide a positive environment for all people to discover and express their spiritual nature.
We are a vibrant spiritual community with varied ministries, activities and classes that foster connection, spiritual growth, social action and community service. We invite you to join us and see if Unity of the Lehigh Valley feels like home for you.
Sunday Service: 10 am, both in-person and via livestream at www.unityoflehighvalley.org
See our calendar for events and groups meeting at ULV throughout the week.
Meet the minister
About Rev. Ron Karstetter
Rev. Ron is Unity of Lehigh Valley’s Senior Minister and spiritual companion.
He received his professional training as an Ordained Unity Minister and Licensed Unity Teacher from Unity Worldwide Ministries.
Prior to coming to Unity of Lehigh Valley, he served as Associate Minister and Community Care Coordinator at Unity of Fairfax in Oakton, VA. He is also a Spiritual Director through Unity Worldwide Spiritual Institute. His hometown is Bryn Mawr, PA.
Rev. Ron is a lifelong and enthusiastic Truth student, with a passion for teaching Unity Principles, and contemplative spiritual practices as tools for personal and organizational transformation and excellence.
He holds the vision of the Beloved Community, a place of awakening, healing, and transformation, where all are welcome, affirmed, and included in the work of co-creating a world that works for everyone. He is actively engaged in interfaith work and social causes that foster understanding and justice, especially for marginalized populations.
“I love the Mission and Vision statements and Core Values of Unity of Lehigh Valley,” he says. “They inspire me to be ever more receptive to discerning Spirit’s guidance for this wonderful community and our capacity to make a positive impact for good in the world!”