Weekly Sacred Circles

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Sunday Sacred Circle

Sundays         5-6p
A Course in Miracles Mondays         7-8:30p
Compassion in Action Wednesdays    10:30a-12p
Meditation Wednesdays    5-6p
Dream Discovery Thursdays       10:30a-12p
Spiritual Journey Circle Thursdays       6-7p

Sunday Sacred Circle 

Sundays
Beginning Jan 5
5-6 pm

 

Nourish your spirit. Enjoy a time of introspection, an inter-religious, ecumenical experience for those yearning to unite through prayer, chanting, inspirational readings and silence with Spirit.

  

Facilitated by inspired members of the circle.

Donations Appreciated

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Edgar Cayce Circle
Mondays
Beginning Jan 6

10:30 am-12 noon

“The Search for God is …passed on in the hope that ...many may glimpse a ray of light; that in other hearts it may awaken a new hope and vision of a better world…”

Make this year different. Join an ongoing circle that can change your life. Edgar Cayce has been called the "sleeping prophet," the "father of holistic medicine." Align with the life-sculpting guidance within Cayce's classic work, A Search for GodTogether we will explore tools for spiritual growth and empowerment.

 

Facilitated by Debra Couvillion, who has led Cayce groups for several years in Lafayette, LA, and Little Rock, AR.  She is registered with the ARE foundation as a group facilitator 

Suggested monthly donation $20

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A Course in Miracles 

Mondays
Beginning Jan 6
7-8:30 pm

Please Note: Instead of meeting on Monday Jan 13, Course In Miracles will meet Tuesday Jan 14 - then, the following week, back to Mondays.

 

Seeking happiness and peace? Begin the new year with our weekly study of A Course in Miraclesa powerful, life-changing course. This universal spiritual teaching offers daily exercises to raise awareness of love’s presence, and through forgiveness, heal relationships. Join us to discuss the daily exercises and build a circle of support for this transformative inner work.

 

Facilitated by Nic Ourso, who has studied A Course in Miracles for many years.


Suggested Monthly Donation $20

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A Taste of Zen: Zazen and Dharma Talk

Mondays
Beginning Jan 6
7-8:30 pm

 

Would you like to be more fully present, awake to what is? Join us on Mondays to develop the practice at the heart of Zen Buddhism, Zazen. Experience seated Zen meditation and a Dharma talk with time for questions and discussion. Guidance for beginners.

Facilitated by Gary Muso Pettigrew, an ordained Dharma holder (Hoshi) in the White Plum Zen lineage, and Shelby Jikai Gallagher, B.A. in Religious Studies.

 

Suggested Donation $10

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Explore Together: Paul Selig's I Am The Word
Tuesdays
Beginning Jan 7
10:30 am-12 pm

 

New insights for the new year: In I Am the Word, writer and medium Paul Selig has recorded an extraordinary program for self-realization, as given through Guides or Ascended Masters. The channeled Guides provide a powerful program in self-awareness that can align your existence with its highest purpose. (Ongoing weekly)

 

Facilitated by Kerri D’Amico and members of the circle.

 

Suggested Monthly Donation $20

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An Introduction to Master Choa Kok Sui Pranic Healing System®
Tuesday
January 7
6-8 pm

 

Join us for an introduction to an effective and powerful “no-touch” healing system developed by GrandMaster Choa Kok Sui. Learn to use ’life force’ or Prana to heal physical and emotional ailments. Pranic Healing is simplified and organized so that anyone can learn to heal and produce tangible results. This experiential talk will demonstrate how Prana can be applied for healing

and how you can actually feel energy.

 

Facilitated by Pat Cole, an Intuitive Healer and an Introductory Workshop Leader on Master Choa Kok Sui’s courses and a student of his courses and teachings on Pranic Healing and Arhatic Yoga. Pat is a member of Pranic Healing Baton Rouge.

 

$15 

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Compassion in Action 
Wednesdays
Beginning Jan 8

10:30 am -12:00 pm

 

Join a vibrant group for thought-provoking dialogue of current social justice topics in a respectful setting.

 

We begin the year with a study of The Coddling of the American Mind: How Good Intentions and Bad Ideas Are Setting Up a Generation for Failure. Explore why iGen or Generation Z students (born after 1994) are experiencing higher rates of anxiety, depression and suicide. What are the implications for our future?

  

Facilitated by Compassion in Action Circle members.

 

Suggested Monthly Donation $20

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Meditation and Spiritual Awakening 

Wednesdays
Beginning Jan 8
5-6 pm

 

Relax into a quiet time of exploration and meditation. Enjoy stillness that creates a time to empty and reconnect to Source. The first Wednesday of each month is a time of coloring meditation with quiet music. Some instruction offered each week as we develop and deepen our practice.

 

Facilitated by Wendy Herschman, who enjoys sharing the joy of group meditation.

Suggested Donation $5

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Community Healing Clinic:
Meditation & Pranic Healing

2nd and 3rd Wednesdays
Jan 8, 15
6:30-8:30 pm

 

Experience Pranic Healing, a path to rejuvenation and healing. We begin with light stretching followed by the “Meditation on Twin Hearts,” a meditation based on the universal prayer of St. Francis. The meditation promotes physical and mental well-being, while also blessing loved ones, your career and Mother Earth. Healing sessions are offered after meditation, as time permits.

 

Facilitated by Debra Tongue, (2nd Wednesdays) student of Master Choa Kok Sui; and Pat Cole, (3rd Wednesdays) a student of Master Choa Kok Sui’s teachings on Pranic Healing & Arhatic Yoga, a practitioner since 2014.

  

Suggested Donation $10

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Dream Discovery
Thursdays
Beginning Jan 9
10:30 am-12 pm

 

Discover more about yourself as you learn to work with your dreams. The language of dreams offers valuable insights into understanding your relationships, your choices, your past and your future. Basic elements of Carl Jung’s work are a part of this exploration. While studying and sharing dreams, we learn ways to interpret and understand them in a meaningful way.

 

Facilitated by Joan McCaskill, Spiritual Director, MA.

 

 Monthly $40

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Spiritual Journey Circle 

Thursdays
Beginning Jan 9
6-7 pm

 

Find inspiration on this journey that opens the door to the ideas of diverse spiritual teachers. As a circle of seekers, we immerse in illuminating wisdom. Share in discussions that enrich life on a deep, personal level. A study of thought-provoking writers and offerings enhance this spiritual journey. Return weekly for spiritual connection and community.


Facilitated by Wendy Herschman, Executive Director of The Red Shoes, & Spiritual Journey Circle members.

 

Suggested monthly donation $20

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Alcoholics Anonymous Open Meeting - Realm of the Spirit Meditation 

Thursdays
Beginning Jan 9
7-8 pm

 

Together we explore guided meditation and share our experience, strength & hope toward living a Sober Life. 

Feng Shui:
Protection Inside the House
Saturday
January 11
10:30–12:30 pm

 

Feng Shui is an ancient study of energy, the paths of fresh and stale energy moving through places where people live and work. The different parts of a home originally were to protect different parts of the human being. We will explore: What part of the body the doors and windows protect? How can Feng Shui be used to diminish and prevent migraines and high blood pressure? How can Feng Shui be used to help medicine be more effective? So much to learn in this fascinating seminar!

Facilitated by Wyming Sun, linguist and Feng Shui master, pupil of Dr. Rocco Errico.

                                                                                                           $20

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Embrace the Power of the Full Moon: Ritual

Saturdays 
Jan 11, Feb 8, Mar 8 (Sunday), Apr 4
5-7 pm

 

Enter our monthly women’s circle to greet the Full Moon. The presence of the Full Moon reminds us of the need to release the things in our lives that no longer serve us. Each month we will enjoy a period of meditation and a talk about the astrology associated with the Full Moon. Enjoy a sacred time to journal personal reflections before our circle closes in gratitude.


Facilitated by Lisa Hernandez, a Life Coach, Energy Healer and Spiritual Consultant for over 20 years.

 Each month $20

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The Hymn of the Word: An Ancient Christian Healing Service
Sunday
January 12
2:30–4:30 pm

 

In the Beginning was the Word,
and the Word was with God
and the Word was God.


Thus begins The Hymn of the Word, (first chapter of the Gospel of John) a hymn sung in some of the earliest Christian gatherings. The word Miltha, translated “word” in the language of Jesus means “mind-energy.” How can we access this mind-energy? How can it benefit us in our lives today? Following an informative talk, experience the ancient healing ritual Jesus taught his disciples including The Lord’s Prayer in Aramaic, hymns to create a receptive atmosphere & laying on of hands.


Facilitated by Wyming Sun, linguist and Feng Shui master, pupil of Dr. Rocco Errico.

                                                                                                           $20

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Volunteer: Baton Rouge Food Bank 

2nd Tuesdays
January 14
10 am-12 pm

Location: 10600 South Choctaw Dr. (Fraenkel Center)

 

Can you offer two hours that will make a big difference? Join our team, call today to volunteer. Help The Food Bank achieve their mission to feed the hungry in Baton Rouge. All food must be sorted and categorized for distribution. That is where we come in: we will meet at the food bank to sort or bag food.

 

 Wear closed-toe shoes/No Fee

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Weight Loss as a Spiritual Process

Tuesday
January 14
6-8 pm

 

If you consciously want to lose weight but are not experiencing the results you want, this workshop is for you! You know it’s not about external things like the right diet or exercise. Through Jungian coaching, we can begin an internal process of cultivating the mind-set and skills to do the things that will help you permanently lose the weight. The skills you cultivate will help in every area of your life. Achieve new clarity through a spiritual exercise exploring weight loss using “The Creative Mind Method,” a combination of Jungian techniques, Eastern Philosophy and Neuroscience.

Facilitated by Shea Tully, a Certified Jungian Life Coach from Creative Mind Coaching in Los Angeles, CA.

 

Early Bird paid by Jan 10 $30/ after $40

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2020: Time for New Habits

Sunday
January 19
2 sessions

 

This year, resolve to bring intention to the way you use your time and space each day.


1:00-2:30 pm Manage Each Moment

Befriend your new calendar. Make each day count. Are you tired of wasting time and not accomplishing your “to-do” list? Discuss common roadblocks people face when managing their time and how the five step EMEND organizing method can help you organize time.


3:00-4:30 pm Enjoy Your Photos and Memorabilia

Do you also have piles of pictures in cabinets and closets and more stored on your phone? Many of these photos are our connection with life milestones and

generations past. Create order from this chaos of memories by learning to use the EMEND organizing method to organize photos and memorabilia.

  

Facilitated by Alyssa Trosclair, Louisiana's only Certified Professional Organizer.

 

Each Session $10/ Combo $15

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Tarot Basics: 101

Tuesdays
Jan 21 & 28, Feb 4 & 11
6-8 pm

 

Learn the basics of Tarot and take the confusion out of your card readings. Learn the meaning of the Major and Minor Arcana, Archetypes, card spreads, how to ask the proper questions and how to read your cards effectively. Four class sessions will allow a deep dive and help you grow with Tarot!

  

Facilitated by Lisa Hernandez, a Life Coach specializing in Divine Feminine Life Coaching, Energy Healer, and Spiritual Consultant for over 20 years.

 

$125

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Parents Left Behind: Estranged Children

Wednesday
January 22
6:30-8:30 pm

 

The incidence of parents with estranged children has risen dramatically. Parents are abandoned often without explanation, leaving them bewildered and emotionally bereft. Parents of estranged children often feel ashamed and become isolated in their pain. Join us for personal support and to learn more about helpful coping skills.

 

Facilitated by Dr. Christine M. Turin, a Clinical and Forensic psychologist.

 

$20

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Essential Oils - Natural and Effective: Vitality, Digestion and Cleansing

Saturday
January 25
2 sessions

 

Vitality, Digestion & Cleansing 

10:30 am-12 pm

Learn the basics of how essential oils and  herbs support the body’s immune system to help protect against winter season threats, pet dander and also aid in healthy digestion and gentle detoxification of the organs. Discover how high-quality, therapeutic oils and herbs can provide a foundation for your well-being. Handouts and a personalized health assessment (valued at $40) provided to narrow down the most effective choices for your body.

 

Make 'N' Take: Roller Bottle Wellness

1-2:30 pm 

Take back control of your health. Learn how to make natural body care products that are safer, more effective and affordable than commercial products. Support the immune system, cleanse the body of toxins, and aid the digestive and respiratory systems. Receive recipes and make 3 customized roller bottle and/or spray blends to empower you to take charge of your

health. Choose from: Immune Super Defense, Breathe Easy, Tummy Tamer, Scratchy Throat Spray and others.

 

Facilitated by Britany Simoneaux, BSW, doTERRA Wellness Advocate who lives on the Mississippi Gulf Coast. She is passionate about living a natural lifestyle. 

 

Session 1  $15 / Session 2  $25 - Combo $35

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Reframing Our Story: Words Matter

Sunday
January 26
11 am - 4 pm

 

The stories we tell about ourselves and our experiences shape our present and future. Work with a personal story that you have replayed a hundred times and change your perception of the story and the emotions it evokes by using different words to retell the story. Become conscious of the power of your words and how their vibrational frequencies can be felt in the body. This practice brings us back into our bodies and into “the now” as we practice true reality story telling. 

Facilitated by Tammy Zechman, certified Quantum Healing Hypnosis Therapist, Abraham Hicks Law of Attraction coach and Intuitive Therapist.


$40

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