32500 W. 13 Mile Road
Farmington Hills, MI 48334

About Us

Our Vision

Who we are in this very moment

Centered in God,
we co-create
a loving compassionate,
spirit-filled world.

Our Mission

What we are DOING to achieve our Vision

We are a loving and vibrant spiritual community.
We teach and inspire all
to experience joy and abundance,
and to practice Sacred Service.


Our Values

What we live by



We are centered in God.
Through our thoughts, words, and actions,
we encourage Spirit-rising to co-create
a world that benefits all.


We remember and teach whose and who we are,
inspiring each other to do and be all we can.
We know our oneness with the Divine.


We walk in love,
esteeming and delighting in one another.
We let God, who IS love,
guide our lives.


All people are created with sacred worth.
We practice inclusiveness
to promote greater understanding
among people in a spirit of unity.


We offer opportunities to make friends after service
and in classes, small groups and activities.
We know welcoming is about relationship
and a lesson in humbleness.

Staff Directory



Business Manager

Music Director

Youth Education

Youth and Family

Uniteens Group Leader

Y.O.U. Senior Sponsor

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Rev. Kelly Coles is a licensed Unity minister, who graduated from Unity Urban Ministerial School in June 2018. She is interning at Unity of Livonia and will be ordained in June 2019. She has been involved in Unity since 1999 and has two adult children, Ashley and Deon Jackson, who grew up learning Unity teachings. Rev. Kelly has a Bachelor’s Degree in Business Administration. She was in retail management for over 28 years; but her true calling is in ministry and teaching. She is passionate about living and teaching Truth principles and loves helping others see themselves through God’s eyes.

Rev Kelly has facilitated various spiritual classes throughout the years and has been a guest speaker at several churches; including Westside Unity, Transforming Love Community, Detroit Unity Temple, Unity Church of Flint, Unity of Livonia and Unity of Farmington Hills. She currently speaks on the first three Sundays of the month, at Unity of Farmington Hills. She is also a substitute teacher for grades kindergarten through fifth grade. She enjoys spending time with her fiancé, family and friends, dancing, reading, and doing puzzles.

Board of Trustees


Michael Barry
Michael Barry

Michael Barry has been involved with Unity for over 25 years and has been a member of Unity of Farmington Hills since 1998.He previously served Unity of Farmington Hills on the Board as Treasurer and President in its early years. He met his wife RoxAnne in 1994 at what is now Renaissance Unity and they have raised their two daughters in Unity with the support of the Uniteen and Youth of Unity programs.

Michael has a Master’s Degree in Finance from Wayne State University and a Bachelor’s Degree in Business Administration from Michigan State University. Michael has 33 years of experience in the financial industry advising institutional investors like municipalities, higher education, endowments, foundations and pension plans,providing guidance to help them reach their financial goals.

Michael also serves on the Board of Directors of Volunteers of America and is actively involved with the Leukemia & Lymphoma Society as a fundraiser and athlete with their Team in Training endurance athlete program. He has completed 15 triathlons including the vaunted Escape from Alcatraz Triathlon as well as 4 half marathons, 1 full marathon and a 125 mile road cycling event in the desert of Nevada.

Michael loves music, has played piano, trumpet and french horn, sang with the State Singers at MSU and has been part of church choirs since kindergarten.


Sharon Klaes


Bonnie McNamara


Alex Brodrick


Cynthia Sturdivant
Cynthia Sturdivant
Cynthia was born in Asheville, North Carolina. She has one daughter married and one grandson.

Cynthia graduated from University of Detroit with a B.A. in Humanities and Elementary Education in 1975. She is a member of Delta Sigma Theta Sorority. She graduated from Wayne State University with a M.A. in Education Administration in 1985.

Cynthia retired from working for Detroit Public Schools teaching Language Arts and Vocal Music in June 2007.

She is a singer and songwriter. She has a CD entitled "just thinking" and three more originals for sale in online stores iTunes, Amazon , shockhounds, lala, eMusic and rhapsody.

She is currently enrolled in Schoolcraft College's Music Technology program.

Cynthia has been a Unity Member since 1989 attending Detroit Unity, Renaissance Unity and Unity of Farmington Hills. Unity classes she has completed include Unity Basics, New Testament, Keys to the Kingdom, 4T and Metaphysics 1.

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