Classes & Workshops

 

Winter 2018

 

Metaphorical Bible Part 2 with Rev. Kathleen Sibley
Jan.9 – Jan. 30, Tuesdays 5:30 – 8:30PM, (4 weeks)

Cost $80, early bird $72
If you want the certification, extra fee is $45
This class does for the New Testament what Metaphorical Bible did with the heroes of the Torah. If both sections are completed, they count as one accredited class, but they are designed to stand alone. The class will focus on the metaphors around the character of Jesus and how to relate to the Divine through his stories.

 

Power of Your Word with Diane Gesell, RScP
Jan. 8 - Feb. 26, Mondays 5:30 to 8:30PM, (8 weeks)

Cost: $205, early bird price $185 + Cost of Books
Prerequisite: Foundations

This is an amazing course on the power of Spiritual Mind Treatment. Each week is a thoughtful approach to the deeper understandings of prayer: How does the nature of God and man create prayer, the impact of creative law and beliefs, what to pray for, affirmative treatment, and the state of continuous prayer, with experiential exercises to give these ideas a reality for the student. Required Books by Ernest Holmes: How to Use Science of Mind, & Can We Talk to God?

 

Spring 2018

 

Essential Ernest Holmes with Dave & Sue Sharer, RScP’s;
Mar. 14 - May 16, Wed.’s 5:30 to 8:30PM, (10 weeks)

Cost $245, early bird price $225 + Cost of Books
Prerequisite: Foundations

This course is a loving tribute to Dr. Ernest Holmes and all the wisdom he brought to our world. The course is based upon “What We Believe” by Ernest Holmes. The student has the opportunity to examine each of the ideas contained in it and uncover ways to make the power of this teaching come alive in her/his life. Each week has a meditation on Light that takes the student progressively deeper and deeper into the Light to find Inner Truth. Required Books: The Essential Ernest Holmes, Science of Mind Text and a Journal

 

Pastoral Care Training with Dave Sharer, RScP
March 24, Saturday 9AM to Noon
No Cost; Prerequisite Foundations Class

If you have taken Foundations and you like doing spiritual mind treatment, our form of prayer, then you are eligible to take this training class. This enables you to represent the Center and visit people who can’t physically get here. For questions please talk to Dave Sharer, RScP.

 

Foundations with Rev. Kathleen Sibley
May 5 - July 14, Saturdays 9AM- Noon, (11 weeks)

Cost: Love Offering Only + Cost of Book
Required Book: Science of Mind (The Definitive Edition)

This is a revision and widely updated new version of the Foundational Course. It presents a new spiritual principle each week and a spiritual practice to support that principle. The Creative Process is introduced at the beginning of the class and then flows through each week, so that the student has the opportunity to see and use the Creative Process at work in each spiritual principle.

Each week also features the writing of one of our elders as well as one of our contemporaries on the subject at hand. These include Dr. William Hornaday, Dr. Frank Richelieu, Terry Cole Whittaker, Dr. Jesse Jennings, Dr. Kathy Hearn, Dr. Linda McNamar, & many more.

 

Surrender = Freedom with Hazel Bowman, RScP
April 30 - May 21, Mondays 5:30 to 8:30PM (4 weeks)

Cost: Love Offering + Cost of Materials

This class is designed to help you remember that you are a powerful creator. No matter what is going on around you, you choose where to put your focus. How will you see it? Your focus determines your perceptions, which in turn affect your attitude and guide your actions. This class is an opportunity to investigate the power of surrendering to Love. The result is freedom.

 

Summer 2018

 

Exploring Roots with Pam Van Driel, RScP
May 29 to July 31,Tuesdays 5:30 to 8:30PM, (10 weeks)

Cost $245, early bird price $225 + Cost of Books
Prerequisite: Foundations

This course provides the student with an understanding of the historical roots in America of Ernest Holmes’ philosophy. Specific emphasis is given to the works of Thomas Troward, Emma Curtis Hopkins, and Ralph Waldo Emerson.

Required Books: Emerson’s Essays, The Edinburgh and Dore Lectures on Mental Science by Troward, Scientific Christian Mental Practice by Hopkins and the Science of Mind Text and a Journal