Visiting Ministerial Candidates

Rev. Liz Luoma
Sacramento, California
Visiting Unity San Diego
May 4th Workshop, "The Still Small Voice", 9:30am-12:30am
May 5th Sunday Lesson, "The Lord Is My Shepherd", 10am

Reverend Liz Luoma is a dynamic speaker, teacher, and a licensed, ordained minister who served as the Associate Minister at the Spiritual Center for Positive Living in El Dorado Hills and has previously served as the Senior Minister at the Center for Spiritual Living Tahoe-Truckee, and as staff minister at CSL Newport-Mesa. She is a master communicator and presenter whose mission & passion in life is to help people awaken to the Truth of Who they are as Spiritual Beings and to provide the tools necessary to live with more Love, Peace, Joy, Harmony, and Freedom in all areas of their lives. Liz is passionate and highly skilled in leading growth workshops and teaching classes using Universal Life principles, love, humor, and practical application steps.

Rev. Clive deLaporte
St. Petersburg, Florida
Visiting Unity San Diego
May 11th Workshop, "The Abundant Life", 9:30am-12:30am
May 12th Sunday Lesson, "Living the Abundant Life", 10am

Reverend Clive deLaporte is an inspirational speaker, insightful teacher, and empowering spiritual counselor. He demonstrates an understanding of traditional, metaphysical  and mystical spirituality, and the ability to translate profound spiritual truth  into practical daily living. He writes an Insight and Inspiration for Holistic Spiritual Living weekly blog and monthly booklet and is finalizing his first book for publication in 2019, titled “Losing My Religion – How the quest for my Divinity  helped me rediscover my Humanity.” He is a licensed and ordained Unity Minister in good standing with  Unity Worldwide Ministries. He has served actively in ministry since 2012,  experienced as a Senior Minister and a Transitional Ministry Consultant, helping Unity churches review, re-vision and revitalize all dimensions and aspects of their ministry.

Rev. Edith Washington-Woods
Syracuse, New York
Visiting Unity San Diego
May 18th Workshop, "Dancing in the Gap", 9:30am-12:30am
May 19th Sunday Lesson, "The Power to Dance", 10am

Reverend Edith Washington-Woods is an empowering, motivational leader and inspirational speaker who loves teaching Unity Truth Principles. In doing so, she uses and draws from Unity and a variety of Spiritual sources. She is passionate about being of service to others in heart-centered ways. The highlight of her service has been with Interfaith communities, marginalized, her 12 step community, LGBTQ+ communities, schools, YWCA’s Girl Power Program, and participating in the Science & Industries' African Americans in Science exhibits. Reverend Edith was the first African American woman  to be a licensed electrician in the state of Minnesota and has served in this way for 26 years. She specializes in empowering effective, heart-centered leaders.  She prays and meditates daily with prayer partners from several spiritual  traditions. Her strength is in how she assists with personal transformation, connects people with each other and then partners with them in making  a positive impact in their lives and the world.  Reverend Edith is a licensed and ordained Unity minister under Unity Worldwide Ministries with a Master of Divinity from Unity Institute and Seminary. She is also a Licensed Unity Teacher specializing in Adult Education.