CLERGY

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Rev. Dr. Richard Loren Held

Spiritual Director

Dr. Richard holds two ordinations and multiple degrees including a Doctor of Divinity from study in both the United States and in Europe.  A professional musician, published author, award-winning businessman and currently the Spiritual Director for Unity in Lynnwood, Dr. Held's work has been noted as, "Thought-provoking and soul-nudging - that rare balance of profound and profoundly simple."

In 2014, he was invited to serve on the Advisory Committee for the Association for Global New Thought which launched the Synthesis Dialogues with His Holiness the Dalai Lama and Seasons for Peace and Nonviolence.  He has   created with such notables as Dr. Maya Angelou, Marianne Williamson, Bishop Carlton Pearson, Bishop John Shelby-Spong, Barbara Marx-Hubbard, Dr. Jean Houston, Gary Zukav Mark Victor-Hansen and Victoria Moran.

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Rev. Nina Clark

Associate Minister

Rev. Nina has been a devoted and ardent student of New Thought teachings for twenty five years. She is a licensed Unity Minister and will be ordained in September of 2021. She is also currently working towards her New Thought Interfaith minister credential and a Masters of Religious Studies. Her personal mission is to be a catalyst for spiritual awakening, both individually and collectively. As a rubber meets the road kind of person she finds a home in Unity because she feels it offers a practical teaching that is meant to be embodied and lived into our daily lives inspiring us to leave the world better than we found it.