Vibrant, authentic and full of joy, Claudia Carawan is an award-winning singer/songwriter, inspirational speaker & performer whose music runs deep. Her voice has been described as “goose-bump inducing” and her original songs feature buoyant melodies fused with feel-good lyrics. In addition to being an award-winning songwriter, Claudia is also an inspiring speaker and teacher who facilitates classes and workshops. At the heart of Claudia’s music and mission as an artist is a belief that music is transformative. Claudia’s authentic and high energy approach gives her audience a feeling of empowerment, a strong sense of joy and the feeling that anything is possible.Learn More
Rev. Richard Mekdeci
I am a singer/songwriter who has performed in hundreds of Unity and New Thought churches. My songs are familiar to most Unity ministries for their singability and adherence to Unity principles. I have been a Church Music Director at Unity of Nashville and currently at Unity Renaissance for a total of 15 years experience co-creating successful and dynamic services.
I've worked at both Unity Village and Unity Worldwide Ministries in consulting and creative positions producing Unity's first library of music designed and written for Unity and New Thought. My organization, emPower Music & Arts houses the largest resource of New Thought music, sheet music, songbooks and CDs in the world.
"Platinum G ", Shirley McAfee BSN RN singer, songwriter, author is a dynamic motivational speaker and powerful singer with a strength for using music as a vehicle for grounding ideas and concepts. Platinum began studying and implementing holistic and natural healing in her teens and brings her own story of self healing from crippling Rheumatoid Arthritis. Platinum G uses her expert knowledge, vivacious personality and powerhouse voice to foster and facilitate healing, understanding and enthusiasm toward personal growth and disease reversal.Learn More
In my work as a speaker, musician, counselor, Interfaith minister, teacher and facilitator I have the honor of sharing some of the lessons I have learned with a wide range of communities and organizations in a variety of spiritual/religious and wellness based settings. My goal and intention is the encouraging and empowering of all people to rediscover and reconnect to their highest potential and live the vision of their happiest, healthiest and most authentic selves. I am blessed to be able to travel extensively sharing my passion and offering programs that help to re-establish and strengthen the universal connections we share with ourselves, each other, and the world around us.Learn More
Sahffi Lynne is an international singer/songwriter, musician and teaching artist who considers her music as medicine to open the heart and feed the soul. Through her spirit-inspired performances, she connects hearts throughout the world with her channeled original songs. As an international singer/songwriter, Sahffi claimed a #1 hit in 2010 entitled "Summer Breeze" in South Africa with producer N'Dinga Gaba, plus a #1 download "Live 4 Now" on Traxsource as a member of the international house group t3N. She also has worked with many producers from around the world, including the UK, Italy, Zimbabwe and more.Learn More
Unique blend of Multi-Cultural Instruments from around the world creating Gentle Rhythms and Soothing Soundscapes. Gary is a religious science practitioner as well as a gifted artist and sculptor, and martial arts enthusiast. A frequent guest speaker and visiting musician around Maryland and Washington, D.C.Learn More
Lesley has been unlocking the happiness code for individuals and audiences for 30 years to support profound joy and to release stress and worry. Her participants and clients experience "out of this world" breakthroughs in limiting beliefs, healing crisis, gaining clarity, transforming their businesses, magnetizing their mates, finding purpose and materializing their visions. She uniquely combines her life-long commitment to Spiritual healing, personal transformation and work as a trainer in conflict resolution, into amazing workshops and performances as a Foundation for the Arts Touring Artist. Her performances give hope, shift perspectives and encourage people to love themselves and pursue their dreams. Awaken to Your Happiest Life!Learn More
Rev. Valorie Kay Gunsch
Reverend Valorie Kay is an ordained minister of the Unity Urban Ministerial School. She serves as an officiant of sacred services such as weddings, baby blessings, and memorial services . She is also a public speaker, singer/songwriter, and workshop facilitator. Over the years, she has facilitated experiential learning such as ropes courses, fire-walks , drum circles and circle dances. She writes personalized songs for customers called “Soul Songs" by commission. She also has several published CD’s of her music. She does spiritual guidance sessions and leads song and drum circles and other workshops using her music, Native American flute, and other transformational tools. She is currently Adult Education Coordinator and Summer Camp Coordinator at Unity of Bon Air in Richmond, VA. She has been a public speaker for 10 years.
Rev. Tony Cryer
To relieve humankind from the false sense of separation which pervades our world is, in my opinion, the greatest hope for our awakening. I can speak on any topic; but it always come back to the vision of a world powerfully transformed by the growing movement of our shared spiritual awakening.Learn More