FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: 12/15/2020– St. Petersburg, FL: Celebrate the Season, in the park St. Petersburg! First Unity Spiritual Campus offers a sacred time and space for all to come together on Dec. 24th, Christmas Eve Candlelight Service in Williams Park downtown St. Petersburg at 6pm.
First Unity Spiritual Campus is more than a ministry; we are an “International movement of radical positivity”. Experience music, inspirational speakers, our YES (Youth Expressing Spirit) and more. All attendees are going to love each and every moment of this cherished holiday tradition. No matter your faith, religion or belief, all are welcome and embraced in the Holiday Spirit of Love. Whatever Holiday you are celebrating, come and experience this beautiful moment, standing in UNITY by candlelight.
The Christmas Eve Candlelight Service is one of our ‘standing room only’ services with people spilling out into the Lobby and Parking lot. This year we are Celebrating in the Park, to allow all of St. Petersburg to join in and enjoy this sacred spiritual experience. This year has been a challenging time for many. We all welcome an opportunity to come together, Celebrate the Season and share love, peace and joy.
Holiday sights and sounds featuring thousands of twinkling lights, festive Holiday decorations, live music and inspired speakers. First Unity Spiritual Campus transforms Williams Park and creates instagrammable and facebook friendly photo opportunities for all.
Our special speaker is Temple Hayes, Spiritual Leader of First Unity Spiritual Campus. Rev. Dr. Temple Hayes in 2019 delivered the Christmas Eve message for the World from Carnegie Hall in New York City. She is ‘home’ this year to deliver the message to people all around the globe, right here from St. Petersburg, Florida. Described as a prophet and mystic for our times and the new spiritual leader the world needs today, Temple Hayes is a Difference Maker, Spiritual Leader, Author, International Motivational Speaker, Humanitarian, Life Rights Advocate, Shamanic Practitioner, and President and Founder of life changing non-profit organizations.
Music will be heard throughout the park from Wanda Nero Butler and the First Unity Voices and Dancers. The First Unity Voices are acclaimed around the world, have appeared at Carnegie Hall, and are LIVE, right here in St. Petersburg for your Holiday celebration.
Chef Judy Stanko of Spice Routes Café, located on the Spiritual Campus will bring a hearty serving of Stew along with cookies and hot cider for all to enjoy. Homeless in the park and all are invited to enjoy a free hot meal curtesy of Chef Judy and the Spice Routes Café staff.
Attendees will have the opportunity to make charitable donations to the First Unity Spiritual Campus and the Pinellas County Homeless Coalition. First Unity Spiritual Campus will make a tithing contribution to the Pinellas County Homeless Coalition from the individual contributions collected during the service.
Come enjoy our Candlelight Celebration of the Season for all of St. Petersburg and the Tampa Bay Region!
ABOUT FIRST UNITY SPIRITUAL CAMPUS
First Unity Spiritual Campus is a spiritual community who welcomes all, committed to teaching a positive, practical and progressive approach to spirituality. Rev. Dr. Temple Hayes is the Spiritual Leader. She is an Ordained Unity Minister and Science of Mind Minister. First Unity, founded in St. Petersburg, Florida in 1924, our Centennial Celebration is just around the corner.
First Unity is more than a ministry; we are an international movement in Radical Positivity. First Unity Spiritual Campus is aligned with Unity Worldwide Headquarters, Int., Unity Worldwide Ministries, Int. Centers for Spiritual Living, Int., Institute for Leadership and Lifelong Learning Int. and Association of Global New Thought, Int.
Our campus features spiritual education programs, yoga. Bird sanctuary, pet adoption, prayer ministry, bookstore & coffee bar, youth programs, chapel, Arts 46/4 The Center for the Arts, Spice Routes cafe, meditation garden, rose garden, butterfly garden, labyrinth, support groups and a variety of events, activities and classes throughout the week. We also have Fresh Organic Produce each Sunday and a wide variety of Green Living vendors on the 3rd Sunday of each month. (Under the purple tent) Our Sunday Service is at 11:30am (est) via Livestream on Facebook, YouTube and firstunity.org
YES Youth Expressing Spirit is at 10am Sunday, also via livestream on facebook, YouTube and firstunity.org. Our Wednesday Meditation Service is at 12pm and 6pm via Livestream. If you cannot make it to a Sunday or Wednesday Service, watch us ON DEMAND anytime on Facebook and on our YouTube Channel: First Unity Spiritual Campus.
http://www.firstunity.org http://www.templehayes.com http://www.illli.org http://www.arts464.org http://www.facebook.com/unitycampus http://www.youtube.com/firstunityspritualcampus
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