Meet Our Team
Rev. Jamie Sanders
Jamie served as Ministerial Assistant at Way of Life Unity Center, Fort Walton Beach, Florida, as well as President of the Board of Trustees for several years. His strong leadership abilities led him to successfully manage the Center's bookstore, serve as the Director of the Youth Education Program, serve as Platform Speaker, and teach Truth classes.
Other activities included being Executive Producer and Host of his own weekly television program, Positive Living with Jamie Sanders, on the BLAB television network, broadcasting along the Emerald Coast and in the lower regions of Alabama. The live one-hour show was about people who make a difference, whether in their own back yards or in the world around them. The program featured interviews with such dynamic individuals as the Reverend Bishop Dr. Barbara King, author of the bestseller Transform Your Life; psychic Barbara Paulin, author of Assoication for Research and Enlightenment's (ARE) Path of Promise, Path of Peace; professional speaker and author Bert Carson; professional trainer and workshop facilitator Therese Godfrey; Alternative health educator Ginger Bowler of Southern Herb Company; and author/poet Willadeene Parton (Dolly's sister) author of the Rutledge Hill Press bestseller Smokey Mountain Memories.
Jamie has written monthly columns for The Emerald Ladies Journal, The Light, and several other printed and online publications, including Horizon Magazine, Awakenings, and SpiritualAtlanta.com.
An ardent seeker of Truth since early childhood, Jamie studied under the instruction of the Reverend Marje Howard of Way of Life Unity Center in Fort Walton Beach, Florida, and Reverend Leona Evans of San Luis Obispo, California. He also credits teachers Reverend Bishop Dr. Barbara King, Reverend Edwene Gaines, Reverend Dr. Johnnie Coleman, Father Leo Booth, Reverend Norma Iris Rosado, and Reverend Tom Thorpe for playing major roles in his spiritual unfoldment.
Jamie has spoken and performed at churches and centers throughout the south and as far away as Kingston, Jamaica. He has served as District President for International New Thought Alliance (INTA) for North Florida, the Georgia Coast, and South Carolina. He is an ordained New Thought Minister through The Barbara King School of Ministry in Atlanta, Georgia. He holds a Bachelor's Degree in Metaphysical Philosophies and is a Certified Pastoral Counselor.
In May 2003, Jamie began serving as the Senior Minister of Unity of Pensacola, Florida. Under his direction and dedication, church attendance has more than tripled and the congregation's enthusiasm has soared.
In 2006 he was accepted into The Unity Worldwide Ministries’ (UWM) Field Licensing Program to become an ordained Unity Minister. He served for several years on the Church Growth and Development team which is also affiliated with UWM, and hosts his own live weekly radio program, Spirituality Today, on the UnityFM Radio Network.
In March 2009, Jamie was fully ordained as a Unity Minister. In June of 2009, he was elected to serve on the Board of Trustees for UWM.
Jamie's vision is to empower individuals to become more than they ever believed they could be. His ongoing theme of "Today is a new day" is influential in the day to day lives of many who hear his message. He is passionate and animated in his presentations, and dedicated to making a difference in the lives of others