SEPTEMBER 3-8, 2022

“Free to Be!”



Michael Gott


For over 20 years, Rev. Michael Gott has been a leader in the New Thought movement.  While currently focused on serving as the spiritual leader of Unity of Houston, he also travels throughout North America and Europe, singing and speaking at conferences and spiritual centers. 

Rev. Gott has been ordained by both Unity Worldwide Ministries and Centers for Spiritual Living, the latter of which also recognized him with an honorary doctorate for his contributions to contemporary spiritual music.  

Rev. Gott joined the ministerial team at Unity of Houston in 2011 and was installed as senior minister in September 2017.  In recent years, he has shared the stage with internationally known leaders such as Dr. Deepak Chopra and Marianne Williamson.    

With his compassionate ability to create spiritual community and his background in various musical styles such as gospel, pop, opera, musical theater, classical piano and jazz, he offers exciting, engaging and heartfelt messages and music.

Rev. Gott has been featured in national and regional publications.  He has recorded and released 10 albums, and he has collaborated on the stage productions Split Ends, Five O’clock Call and All STRESSED Up With Nowhere To Go.

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Lola Wright


An ordained minister with a gift for weaving together the mystical and material, Lola served for many years as the CEO of Bodhi Center, an organization committed to personal transformation, collective awakening, conscious activism and community-building.

Her work has taken her to stages around the world as a speaker and vocalist, including Agape International Spiritual Center, TEDx, Chicago Ideas, and the Havana Jazz Festival.

Her path has included stops at some of the world’s leading global financial institutions and technology startups, training in several well-respected coaching methodologies, and experience as an entrepreneur – all culminating in her desire to challenge people to live fully alive.

Lola loves nothing more than creating unexpected encounters that shake up what you thought you knew. This includes more than 300 live events since 2014, including a sold out monthly experience that brought together some of the country’s most prolific artists and thinkers, and thousands of hours consulting with and coaching teams and individuals in their pursuit of something greater.

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