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About Unity A2

"We are a strong and loving community dedicated to helping each other experience the presence and power of God."

Sunday Services


Please j
oin our online service this Sunday, Jan. 17th! 
Our Senior Minister, Rev. Patty Bittner, will lead a lesson entitled, “Being Oneness Like MLK Jr.,” and Charles & Gwen Scales will bless us with their musical offerings.    


To join, simply click on the video link on our Facebook page at anytime after 8:00 a.m. Sunday. 

Unity of Ann Arbor welcomes and embraces all people.  Please join us! 

On Sun. 1/24, Rev. Patty Bittner will lead a lesson entitled “Passion and Purpose – YES!” and Chawn Whitsitt will bless us with her musical talents. 

Jan. 24:  Rev. Patty Bittner 
Jan. 31:  Jan Larsen 





There is only one Presence and one Power
in the universe and in my life —
God the Good, Omnipotence.  

To advance God’s love everywhere!

To transform the world by honoring spirit within.


Spiritual Growth

Activities and Events


Please join us at 7:00pm on Thurs. 12/31 for our New Year’s Eve Burning Bowl Service!

This service will be led by our Senior Minister, Rev. Patty Bittner.  
For the full experience, please have ready (from the goodie bags distributed earlier, or your own):  a candle, flash paper, stationery/paper & envelope, a white tile, and something to write with.   

Join our livestream on Facebook (
OR by Zoom link: 
(Meeting ID: 578 916 1674) 
OR by phone:  (Dial 312-626-6799 or 929-205-6099).

Releasing what no longer serves us, let us usher in our highest good in this new year of 2021.    
Please join us! 


Continuing discussions about dismantling racism will take place on selected Wednesday evenings at 8:00pm via Zoom.  For Zoom access codes, please see this month’s newsletter posted on the Monthly Newsletters webpage, or contact us at [email protected]  Thank you! 

PLEASE NOTE:  MOST CHURCH EVENTS ARE ONLINE UNTIL FURTHER NOTICE.  Please check our Facebook page for updates. 

Due to the Coronavirus (COVID-19), Sunday morning services or events will not be held on site for the duration of the social distancing directive.  CLICK HERE to connect to video online 10:00 AM Sunday services through our Facebook page!

MORNING MEDITATION LIVESTREAM:  At 9:00am Monday – Friday, start your day off right with a brief meditation led by Rev. Patty.  Click on the link for each day on our Event Calendar.  (No Facebook account needed to access these video clips!)

TUESDAY FELLOWSHIP ON THE LAWN:  Tuesdays @ 11:00am on the lawn of the church, weather permitting.  Bring your own lawn chair and face mask.  Socialize while social-distancing!  Limited to 25 people at a time, per Washtenaw County Health Dept. regulation, until further notice.  [NOTE:  On hiatus until warmer weather returns!]

HAPPY HOUR WITH HORACE: Wednesdays @ 12:00pm via Zoom online meeting (codes listed in latest newsletter). Stop in and chat with like-minded folks!

SACRED CIRCLE & MEDITATION GROUP:  This group meets at 10:30am on Saturdays.  It is open to everyone who is interested in silence, healing, and guided meditation, serving to grow in consciousness and connecting with our Divine Source.  All skill levels are welcome.  Suggested love offering: $5/person.  Check for updates about latest activities and schedule here.

PROSPERITY CIRCLE:  Sundays @ 11:00am via Zoom online meeting led by Sheila (for meeting codes, see latest newsletter).  Socialize, share stories of prosperity at work in our lives, and be glad together!

POTLUCK LUNCHEON: Second Sunday of the month, after the service. Meat is provided. Please bring your favorite dish to pass. Taking place virtually until further notice (codes listed in latest newsletter).

VIRTUAL REIKI SHARE:  Wednesdays @ 7:00pm via Zoom online meeting (codes listed in latest newsletter).  Led by Rev. Arletha Garcia-Guzman.  Love offerings accepted, with 10% tithed back to Unity of Ann Arbor. [On hiatus until further notice] 

BOOK STUDY:  Online class, 1:30-2:30 pm on Wednesdays, led by Rev. Patty, via Zoom online platform.  Based on 30 Days to Fearless Living, a booklet available for free from, but not required.  (Zoom meeting codes are listed in latest newsletter.) [On hiatus until further notice]

PRAYER MINISTRY:  Tuesdays @ 12:00 noon, at the church. All are welcome! [on hiatus until further notice]

Unity of Ann Arbor welcomes and embraces people of all faiths and all lifestyles.  Please join us!

All requests to make announcements on Sunday MUST be submitted to the church office by the previous Monday.  Please email your request to: [email protected] by 12:00 noon of the previous Monday for approval.  In case of emergency, please call Rev. Patty at 804.822.2203. 

Additional Services

Our church provides a variety of special services available to both members and the broader community.
Here are some activities to consider:

  • Unity of Ann Arbor facilities are available to rent for your special occasions (piano recital, family reunion, etc.).  Ministers are available to officiate at weddings, memorial services, christenings, and so on.
  • Spiritual counseling is also available by appointment.  Please call the church office for more information or to schedule an appointment.
  • 5-Minute Energy Tune-Up with Dr. Bob Tripodi, DC, ND. Learn to jump-start compromised energy in your body by optimizing its flow. Sessions are offered after Sunday Services. A love offering to the church is recommended. Meet Dr. Bob in the Sanctuary after the Sunday Service.
  • Tutoring for children/teens and adults with Barbara Danielsen of New Leaves Tutoring, in a variety of subjects and is available for ACT and GED tutoring in Northville or online. Please call Barbara at 248-318-8044.  She tithes 10% of these earnings to Unity of Ann Arbor.
  • Online Immersive Guided Meditation & Distant Reiki Experience: 
    Enjoy a customized personal guided meditation, specific to your chosen topic or concern, and distant Reiki session via Zoom with Rev. Arletha Garcia-Guzman.  To receive your Zoom link, book your customized experience at Reiki and More’s booking site.  Rev. Arletha tithes 10% from bookings made by Unity of Ann Arbor members.
  • Reiki Practitioners offer on-site Reiki therapy and guided meditation for general wellness, stress/anxiety reduction, pain management, and spiritual development/healing.  Contact the church office for details.
  • Church Yard SaleHeld annually, usually on a weekend in June.  All proceeds go to Unity of Ann Arbor.  Please contact us to donate items or to volunteer to help, as we release items that no longer serve us!
  • The “God Can” is available in the lobby, by the front entrance, for you to deposit your pocket change. This money goes to assist with our snow removal costs for the parking lot.  A little change makes for BIG change!

For more information please contact us at [email protected] or call the church at (734) 434-8545.