Yoga Ministry

Primary Responsibility: 

To schedule, teach and support Spiritual Yoga class(es) to provide healing, growth and wholeness for participants and to help them discover their connection to Source and the Divine within.

Can you: 
  1. Move chairs to create space for class and replace after class?
  2. Set up candles for Candlelight class and put away after class?
  3. Choose music & readings appropriate to the class?
  4. Greet participants at each class and welcome non-Unity students?
  5. Assess each student’s personal needs and physical limitations?
  6. Teach the Yoga class?
  7. Facilitate fellowship, bonding, and support as a group?
  8. Work individually with any student who may need personal attention?

Then you can be a member of the Yoga Team!

Training/Skills: 

Teacher: Yoga teacher training, preferably certification as a Registered Yoga Teacher or e-RYT (e=experienced with 1000+ teaching hours after RYT certification). Keep the class at a level suitable to all, especially beginners. Ability to monitor students to keep them physically safe, to offer pose modifications to accommodate all students, and training to do hands-on adjustments. Ability to offer guidance if an emotional release occurs.

Support Team: Brief training for set up and resetting the sanctuary, location of light and fan controls, candle practices and sign in/welcoming guests.

Why volunteer to be on this team?: 

Provides an opportunity to share the gift of Yoga and to facilitate healing, growth and wholeness in participants.

Why is this team important to our church?: 
Yoga creates an atmosphere of joy and energy and helps participants to connect to self and to Source through the practice of presence with breath, quieting of the mind, awareness of the body through movement, and meditation.

Contact Information

Unity in Frederick 
5112 Pegasus Court  Suite E
Frederick, MD 21704

301-846-0868
unityfrederick@verizon.net