June 16th - June 22nd - Students week

Lisa O'Connell-Smith
Lisa returned home to Spiritualism in 2014, when she walked through the doors of the Pine Grove Temple. Lisa is the Treasurer and very active member for both the New London Spiritualist Church and Ladies Aid Society at Pine Grove. She is
currently studying Modern Spiritualism through the Morris Pratt Institute. Lisa is a Medium and a Healer, and is committed to doing what she can to bring Love, Harmony and Peace into her own and other’s lives.

Sandy Bulson
Sandy is the President and Co-Pastor of the First Spiritualist Church of Willimantic, where she worked closely with Pastor Joyce Orcutt. Her mother was also a Reverend in Spiritualism. She is also vigorously active at Pine Grove Spiritualist Camp, serving on the Board of Directors as Vice President and oversees maintenance inside and out. Sandy served on the CT State Board of Directors as a Trustee for 2 years.
She has completed and passed the Morris Pratt Educational Course, The
Pastoral Skills Course and has attended many seminars, classes and
workshops on Spiritualism. She is currently working on her credentials and
also serving other Spiritualist Churches as a speaker and giving spirit

Myrna Westgate
Myrna is President of the First Spiritualist Church of
Brockton, MA where she is also on the Pastoral Committee. Myrna is a
Reiki Master and has completed the MPI Course and Pastoral Skills.
Myrna started healing in 2000, serving other churches and events, and
she also teaches workshops. She is currently working towards her NSAC

Shannon Hall Walker
Shannon is a member of the First Spiritualist Church of Willimantic and holds a seat on the Church Board as First Trustee. Shannon is a Morris Pratt Student, Medium, Reiki Master Teacher, Shamanic Practitioner and student of the Foundation for
Shamanic Studies. Her passionate dedication and devotion to Spirit is never ending, and she loves to pass on what she has learned in her studies to other like-minded people. You can find her moderating, speaking, facilitating events, and teaching at the First Spiritualist Church of Willimantic.

June 23rd - June 29th - Janice Highwart                                                                         Janice is the Pastor of Way Memorial Temple, First Spiritualist Association of Wheeling, West Virginia. A lifelong resident of the Upper Ohio Valley, Janice earned degrees in Respiratory Therapy and Nursing at West Virginia Northern Community College and has worked as a medical professional for nearly 40 years. “I was born with the gift of clairsentience which allowed me to intuit the needs of my family, friends, and patients.” Recalling experiences from her childhood, she tells us, “I had odd experiences from the age of 3 that were clearly mediumistic, and have continued.” Drawn to spiritual aspects of life and learning, she says, does not consider herself as anything more than well read, “because there is always another level of learning to be achieved.” Self-study filled the years as well as continued development of her mediumship, eventually leading her to Spiritualism. She serves as inspirational speaker, pastor, medium, healer, and teacher at Way Memorial. Having completed the Morris Pratt Correspondence Course and Pastoral Skill Course, her next goal is to become the minister for her church family.   

June 30th - July 3rd - Judith Schaefer
As the Pastor of the Church of Spiritual Life in Derry, NH, Reverend Schaefer has had the opportunity to teach classes in the Philosophy of Spiritualism, Beginning Mediumship, Platform Decorum, Healing, Mediumship Enhancement, Near Death
Experiences and more. Her love of teaching and connection with Spirit has combined to bring a unique perspective to her classes and sharing of the love of Spiritualism to the church’s membership and community.

July 7th - July 13th -  Lorraine Radice                                                                         Reverend Radice of the Church of Spiritual Growth, NSAC, in Burlington, MA, is a long-time member of the National Spiritual Association of Churches. She is a National Spiritualist Teacher, Ordained Minister and a Certified Medium. She is a founding member of the Church of Spiritual Growth, its former Pastor and
has served as a Board Member and Committee Member at the local and national levels. She lectures and teaches a wide variety of workshops at churches and camps throughout the U.S. With over 30 years of study and experience, and having studied under many talented and well-established NSAC Spiritualists, Lorraine uses her
unique gifts and spiritual insight to inspire the unfoldment and enlightenment of everyone she meets.

July 14th - July 20th - Jean Mandeville
Jean is a certified medium and a student minister with the National Spiritualist Association of Churches. She completed her Pastoral skills training in summer of 2018. Jean teaches mediumship development throughout New England and has actively studied spirituality for 24 years. She has been a guest on “Adventures with
the Paranormal” at TV station 9 in Seekonk, MA, and on “Dream Visions 7” Radio where she discussed the continuity of life and some of her experiences of working with Spirit. Jean has also worked with the KJ Paranormal investigators in Newport,
RI. She has a Master’s Degree in Education, is a Reiki Master and a clinical hypnotist. Jean is a member of The First Spiritualist Church of Willimantic, CT, and holds the position of secretary on the Pine Grove Spiritualist Camp Board.

July 21st - July 27th - Catherine Sabine                                                                               Reverend Catherine Sabine Reverend Catherine Sabine is a National Spiritualist Teacher and a Commissioned Healer; a member of the National Spiritualist Association of Churches for 14 years. She is the founder and pastor of the Spiritualist Church of Eternal Life in Sabattus, Maine. She is retired Big Cove First Nation sun dancer in New Brunswick, Canada. Catherine has a masters degree in Education Administration and has taught workshops and classes in Native American reservations, Universities, Churches and camps throughout New England and Canada since 2005.

July 28th - August 3rd - Bonnie Red Basket
Bonnie is a daughter of the Earth, Granddaughter of her Ancestors and a “Child of the Creator”. With these things, she stands in her truth. She is of Native American heritage Abenaki, Blackfoot and Onondaga. She has studied with Shamans in Peru and has been invited to speak at Shaman conferences in Peru. Bonnie is a Reiki Master Teacher as well as an Ordained Bishop in the Madonna Ministry. She is also a
Spiritualist Intuitive a gift that was blessed to her by her Spiritual Grandmother, Grandmother Doris.

August 4th - August 10th - Bobby Kitsios                                                                           Bobby Kitsios is a student of the Morris Pratt Institute, studying to become a Spiritualist Minister. His journey, as a healer, began over 12 years ago. Reiki certified, he continued his healing path studying in Lily Dale & volunteering in its Healing Temple. He studied Tarot Reading with Nancy D’Erasmo & continued his psychic study in Lily Dale under the tutelage of John White. Bobby began his path towards mediumship with Liz Hoy. He has studied with renowned mediums from across the world, Caroline Molnar from Canada, Janet Nohavec, John Holland & British mediums Lisa Williams, Collin Bates & Mavis Pattilla. Bobby is in the process of learning Spirit Art & Auragraphs from Joseph Shiel & Stella Upton. He currently reads for clients throughout the country. He has been to Arthur Finley College of Mediumship in Stansted, England, where he studied with John Johnson and Bill Thomson. Bobby has studied with International Medium Paul Jacobs and is currently a student in his
Intensive yearlong workshop. He has demonstrated at Albertson Memorial Church, as well as at the Journey Within in New Jersey and at the First Spiritualist Church at Onset in Massachusetts. Bobby teaches the Wednesday night Beginners Psychic Mediumship Development Class. He strives to bring healing in whatever modality he uses & aide others on their life path. Bobby opened The Sacred Spirit New Age Gift shop to bring spirituality & the healing arts to the masses. Bobby offers the
experience and drive to help others. What’s unique about him is the practicality he blends in his work. He offers the energy connections & healings, fused with a focused view on everyday living.

Aug 11th - Aug 17th - Kathleen Hoffman                                                                           Reverend Kathleen Hoffman is pastor of the First Spiritualist Church of Onset, MA. She is a nationally known ordained minister, certified medium, teacher and healer. Reverend Hoffman has over 25 years’ experience and is certified in numerous modalities – such as Reiki, Feng Shui, Radiant Healing and much more. She is well
known as a spirit artist, with gifts of clairvoyance, clairaudience and transfiguration. She also holds certifications in both healing and the human service field. She has dedicated her life work in the human services field, empowering adults and children of various ages to open to their highest potential and life purpose.

August 18th - August 24th - Susan Ferency

You are in for a treat. Reverend Susan Ferency is a certified medium, National Spiritualist Teacher and an ordained NSAC minister. She has served with Spirit for over 25 years. She traveled the country, working with her husband Al Ferency speaking and doing workshops. She now teaches classes in the First Spiritualist
Church of Willimantic, where she is the co-pastor. She is also a trance medium and teaches workshops on trance.

August 25th - August 28th - Thomas Kearns
Rev. Thomas F. Kearns BS MA, a Professional Astrologer and Spiritualist Medium for over 45 years, presents an entertaining and enlightening glimpse into the future. Each individual attending will gain personal insight (based on their Astrology Chart) for the changes that will affect their lives. What will the planets bring - love, money, happiness, success or challenge? If you want some helpful insight into your life don't miss this exciting seminar.

August 29th - August 31st - Stacy Kopchinski                                                                   Reverend Kopchinski is a National Spiritualist Teacher, Commissioned Healer and Certified Medium through the NSAC. She is a trustee on the NSAC Board of Directors, a member of the ISF and the Lily Dale Assembly. She is passionate about Spiritualism
and Saving Humanity. She pastors the First Spiritualist Church of West Allis in Wisconsin. She loves traveling to share in Spirit.

Sept 1st - Sept 7th - Jackie Randall                                                                                     The Reverend Jacquelyn (Jackie) Randall is an ordained Minister and a National Spiritualist Teacher. She has been a member of the National Spiritualist Church of Norwich, CT since 1999. She has served her Church in the capacity of Pastor, President, Trustee, Teacher and community liaison. She has served on the board of the Connecticut State Spiritualist Association where she is currently the Secretary and is a Trustee on the National Spiritualist Association of Churches’ Board. In addition to teaching classes on Healing, Natural Law, Platform Decorum and Development, Jackie is a speaker, a healer and a medium sharing the knowledge of
Spiritualism and continuity of life. She avails herself to those who are interested in progressive endeavors to further their spiritual growth. Response to any inquiry will be addressed honestly and fully to assist all seekers of truth to reach a higher and greater enlightenment.

Sept 8th - Sept 14th - Randeane Tetu                                                                     Randeane Tetu nationally recognized speaker and author, Randeane, has received numerous awards for writing – including a listing in Best American Short Stories. She has read stories from her short fiction collections to audiences at the National Museum of Women in the Arts, Boston Public Library, and for National Public Radio. Her inspirational books bring aspects of healing into the hands of her readers. Randeane offers Writing Workshops and Healing Circles, teaches Holographic Sound Healing, Reiki and Karuna. With Quartz Crystal Bowl and voice toning, Randeane
brings Hathor, Tibetan, Japanese and Melchizedek energies to her work.


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