The Poet Who Saved A Special Forest

At the Sunday, July 11th, 11:00 am service, and at the YouTube service, we will look at a poet who saved a key forest from being destroyed in California.

“Jacqueline Suskin’s poetry was able to make a real difference when no other method was able to accomplish the task. There is much to learn from Jacqueline’s story,” Rev. Dr. Rick Belous notes.

Love Letters in the Sand

July 6, 2021 Recently I was walking on a beach near the water. Nearby there were several children building sandcastles. Close to them was another child who was writing in the sand with a stick. There were birds flying overhead and puffy white clouds in a rich blue sky –…

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Happy Birthday, America! Looking at life from both sides now.

This Sunday, July 4th, will be a special celebration at Unity of Roanoke Valley!

At both the 11:00 am in-person and YouTube services, Rev. Dr. Rick Belous will look at both the blessings of the American Dream and the work that still needs to be done to make it “a more perfect” spiritual union. For the first time since the start of the pandemic, the Sessions Band will be playing inside the sanctuary. Join us for fellowship following the service.

Fireworks Above You and Within You

June 29, 2021 As we approach the Fourth of July, something written by Ty’Ann Brown really moved me. Ty’Ann is Vice President of Guideposts Ministries. She grew up in New York City in a building overlooking the East River. When I went off to college, my mother sold our suburban…

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