Not too Late for the Pot O’ Gold
Not too Late for the Pot O’ Gold
— Dr. Deborah Gordon
“I know that there is not one ‘pot of gold’ that everyone must dip into. But that we are the creators of abundance, and that the Universe will supply all that is wanted by all of us who will allow it.”
In recognition of St. Patrick's Day, Dr. Deborah Gordon offers a refresher on the energy of money and currency in our lives.
Join Dr. Deborah on March 20th at 10:30am for our livestream service on Facebook Live, YouTube or the home page of our website.
Tune in early at 10:20am to hear the music of New Thought musician, Nathen Aswell.
This Week’s Science of Mind Theme
I’ll Rest When I’m Dead
How many times have we fallen into the temptation to glorify overwork and busyness, saying things like “I’ll rest when I’m dead?” One of the great wonders of this life is the sweet sense of Joy and Peace that comes with real, extended rest. Within rest, we interact with the quiet play of Spirit and add depth and substance to our spiritual practice. As we let go of constant motion, we open the door to the mystical.
Rest is needed for the body. It is valuable for quality of life and essential for the soul. Regular, sustained periods of rest are included within most faith traditions (Christianity, Judaism, Islam, Buddhism and more). Corporate researchers tell us that rest makes us more productive. Doctors tell us rest reduces stress and allows the body to heal. Artists say rest allows us to connect with our inner creativity and problem-solving capacities.
In rest, we can truly see ourselves.
We will have a farewell and Releasing Ceremony conducted by Dr. Nadene Rogers on Saturday, March 26th at 10:30am at the Peace Centre. Dr. Nadene is creating a special ceremony for us as a group to facilitate our conscious closure of the Peace Centre. She’ll create a special opportunity for us to say a tender and heartfelt thank you and goodbye to our building. We’d love to see you there. Conscious endings create a beautiful fresh energy for wonderful new beginnings of our next greater yet-to-be. We hope you can join us.
NOTICE of ANNUAL GENERAL MEETING
Our virtual Annual General Meeting will be held on March 27th at 1pm on Zoom. It is an exciting time at CSL Kelowna and we hope you will join us to hear all the highlights. Apply for membership before 5pm PT on March 26th so you can cast your vote at the AGM.
Sign Up as a Member by March 26th to Vote at AGM
Join us in our shared purpose of Awakening Humanity to its Spiritual Magnificence by becoming a member of the CSL Kelowna community in 2022! Sign up by 5pm PT on March 26th, 2022 to vote at our AGM on March 27th. Please complete the application form on the Membership page of the website.
In-Person Easter Sunday Service
Join us at the Rotary Centre for the Arts for another uplifting and inspiring in-person service on April 17th (Easter Sunday). Rev. Barbara Samuel will have her full band, Sista B and the Boyz.
We have a special service planned to celebrate the season of renewal.
Please RSVP. The service will also be livestreamed on Facebook Live, YouTube and the home page of our website.
There is an easy way for you to help CSL Kelowna raise funds. Save your Nature’s Fare receipts and bring them to the in-person service on April 17th. Nature’s Fare will donate 3% of the total of your purchases to CSL Kelowna.
Our ministers and practitioners are in service to all of us. If you need help to see the Truth in a situation; if you are looking for clarity; if you are struggling in this challenging time; our ministers and practitioners are here to support you. You can contact them through the About page on our website, or you can submit a prayer request on the Contact page.
Our Shared Values: Safety
SAFETY is a value we share in the Science of Mind philosophy.
Inspiring Words During the Week
Connect with us through our daily posts on CSLK’s Facebook page! Here are a few of the messages we shared this week. Click on any image or go to the entire Things to Remember album. We invite you to ‘like’, comment and share any post that resonates!
Regular Events at CSLK
See more details and dates under Upcoming Events on our home page.
Coffee and Connection is every other Thursday with Dr. Deborah Gordon, Rev. Barbara Samuel and friends. The next online gathering is on March 24th at 10am. Everyone is welcome to this time of casual connection.
After-service Community Chat is every second and fourth Sunday of the month. Join Laura Green and other members of our CSLK community for a friendly catch-up chat after our Sunday Celebration. Our next Community Chat is on March 27th. Everyone is welcome!
Our Sunday Celebrations are at 10:30am. You can view the livestream on Facebook Live, YouTube or the home page of our website.
Pre-service Meditation and our children's VIBE program are currently on hiatus and are being reimagined.
We are so Grateful for your Support!
We’re thankful for the many ways we are able to accept donations:
Online via the Ways to Donate page of our website (PayPal or credit card).
By Interac e-transfers sent to firstname.lastname@example.org.
By CAFT automatic transfers directly from the bank.
Cheques can be mailed to: Suite 131, 101-1865 Dilworth Drive, Kelowna, BC V1Y 9T1.
For more information, please contact Derek Hinchliffe.
“To enter the silence is to quiet our minds and enter that place of non-movement. To Be still and know that I am God is to enter the sanctuary of one’s own consciousness.”
— Ernest Holmes
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Vol. 31, Issue 12 | Editor: Annie Zalezsak