You are invited to experience a trip back through time, as we explore the beginnings of New Thought and its Leaders. Have you ever wondered about the history of the New Thought movement and how it birthed The Unity Center with Rev Wendy? It’s time to check out your roots!
The Association for Global New Thought (AGNT) writes “the New Thought movement was born almost 150 years ago as a revolt against the negative dogmas so prevalent in the churches of that day. The early New thought movement was driven by the discovery that physical healing was possible through the power of mind and spiritual awareness.”
Rev. Jerry Fetterly will be teaching a 90 minute class that will take you on a journey from Phineas P. Quimby (1802-1866) through various leaders (like Emma Curtis Hopkins, Charles and Myrtle Fillmore) to The Unity Center and Rev Wendy and their impact on this growing movement.
Quimby, who is often referred to as the Father of New Thought, was a clockmaker and inventor who started with hypnosis to heal, transformed into spiritual healing whose methods impacted others, including Mary Baker Eddy, the founder of Christian Science, and Emma Curtis Hopkins, the Teacher of Teachers who influenced Charles and Myrtle Fillmore, founders of Unity, Nona Brooks founder of Divine Science and Ernest Holmes, founder of Religious Science.
Dates: Class meets for 90 minutes on Wednesday May 15, 2019
Times: Morning Session from 10:00am to 11:30am - Evening Session meets 6:30pm to 8:00pm
Location: Classroom TBA
Pricing: (Standard) $35 /$25 (Online Recurring Contributor discounted price)
Materials needed: none
About Rev. Jerry
Rev Jerry Fetterly has been practicing Religious Science principles since 1998. He became a practitioner in 2001 and a minister in 2006. His early ministerial experience included responsibility of ministering to new members, teaching classes, and co-minister of Wednesday evening services in one of our largest spiritual communities in Seattle. As Executive Director of United Centers for Spiritual Living in 2007, relocated the headquarters from Burbank, CA to Golden, CO, coordinating the facilities renovation, training staff and implementing systems.
Rev Jerry answered the call as Senior Minister in Midland, TX. for 3 years followed by 5 years as Senior Minister in Escondido, CA. In addition to leading the Sunday services, Rev Jerry taught many of the Centers for Spiritual Living certified classes and developed a few classes dealing with living life fully. Currently, Rev Jerry speaks at various Centers for Spiritual Living in California and in January 2019, taught a 4 week