Classes at Unity of Surprise are not only fun and spirit filled, but an opportunity to meet and make new friends. Check out our Activities and Events. You’ll be glad you did! We are offering several new classes. Be sure to read all the way to the end.


 Mark Your Calendars

You won’t want to miss these events coming up so mark your calendars please!

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Monday’s and Thursday’s from 11:00am till 12:00pm there is a Mindful Chair Yoga class facilitated by Jennifer Marshall.

Tuesdays from 1:30pm till 3:00, September 2nd through September 24th, Book study on The Seven Laws of Spiritual Success, book written by Deepak Chopra, book study facilitated by Reverend Denise.

A continuing Wednesday class: Buddhism book study meets from 5:30 – 6:30 pm in the Myrtle Room with Lois Bartel. This class will meet on the 2nd and 4th Wednesday’s each month. The first study will be “A Heart as Wide as the World” by Sharon Salzberg.

On the 1st, 3rd, and 5th Wednesday’s from 5:30 to 6:30 pm and Saturday’s “every” month: Insight Meditation -NW Phoenix with Yvonne Bentley from 2:00 p.m. – 3:00 p.m. in the Myrtle Fillmore Room.  Every Wednesday : Buddhism Classes 10:30 – noon in the Sanctuary. 

Tuesday’s “every” month: Faith Lift with Reverend Denise from 11:00 a.m. – noon in the Sanctuary.                                

On September 28th and October 26th from 2:00-4:00pm come experience a “Sound Bath” Gong–Meditation facilitated by Karyn Diane who is an accomplished Gong Master and Energy Therapist. Come and heal your mind and body with sound.

On September 14th and October 19th from 2:00-3:30pm come and experience a “Sound Bath” and Gong Meditation with George Monoson and Denise Knutson.  Come join us for a special and unique event where the vibrations of the all sound instruments can heal your mind, body and soul.

On October 26th 10:00am till 12:00pm there is a workshop called “Embracing the Present and Living in Grace” facilitated by James Kawainui.  Learn how to create a new life through the power of Grace.

Sunday, September 15th and October 20th , Cinema Sunday. Join others at noon for some amazing and inspirational films.  The September 15th film will be “Love and the Goddess.”  The October 20th film will be “Masks of Eternity”. Both these films from a Joseph Campbell Episode Series.


Reiki Sessions Offered on Wednesday’s & Thursday’s

What is Reiki? Reiki is universal energy that the practitioner flows through the hands to promote energy balancing and opportunities for healing and meditation. Each session begins and ends with a silent Reiki prayer and ends with a silent gratitude prayer. Individual appointments for 40 minute Reiki sessions continue to be offered beginning at  9:00 a.m. through 1:00 p.m. An appointment is necessary. Contact the Reiki Master below and set up your appointment. A Love offering is accepted.

Linda Vincent

Reverend Linda Vincent, Reiki Master

Every Wednesday beginning at 11:00 a.m.  An appointment is Necessary.

Phone: 1-949.981.2966


Reverend Carol Ricketts, Reiki Master

An appointment is Necessary.

Phone: 602.677-2023




Recovery Groups

Miracles Happen A.A. 

Tuesdays from 7:00 – 8:00 PM (Open Meeting) We meet weekly. Serenity Room _________________________________________________________________________________

11th Steppers A.A.

Wednesdays from 4:00 – 5:00 PM (Open Meeting) We meet weekly. Serenity Room


Overeaters Anonymous

Mondays from 5 – 6 p.m. & Thursdays from 4:45 – 5:45 PM (We meet weekly in the Serenity Room)


B.B. 164 A.A.

Thursdays from 6:30 – 7:30 PM (Closed Meeting) We meet weekly. Serenity Room _________________________________________________________________________________ 

2-Gether We Can Make It – Friday Morning Al-Anon Support Group

Fridays –  11:00 – 12:00 PM (Open Meeting) We meet weekly. Charles Fillmore Room