Wisdom is not a product of schooling, but of the lifelong attempt to acquire it.
Speakers, Church members and visitors often provide information that is helpful to others covering a range of topics related to Spiritualism and spiritual development.
Listed below are some of our favourite thoughts and talks with links to their full texts. Have a look and let us know what you think!
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Thoughts and talks
A Matter of Principles
In the beginning, Spiritualism was a movement that wanted to distance its self from religious dogmas, creeds and doctrines or anything that stood in the way of Intellectual freedom. It soon became apparent that in Great Britain and the United States it would become necessary to have some type of religious doctrines. The reasons for formulating Spiritualist principles...
The Child Mediums text provides information about children (some famous) whose psychic abilities have been either suppressed or accepted by their parents.
Comforting the Bereaved
Comforting the Bereaved (mourning, grief, bereavement & the seven stages of bereavement, how you can help).
Comparing Spiritual Healing and Advanced Energy Healing
This article compares Spiritual Healing to Advanced Energy Healing (also known as Trance Healing).
Consumer Report about Psychic Readers
Consumer Report about Psychic Readers (different types, how to find a reputable reader, ethical practices, signs of psychic fraud, word to the wise & recommended readings).
Finding Sacred Ground
A talk by A Course in Miracles group leader who shares his own struggles when life’s challenges throw his beliefs about ‘the way things should be’ into disarray. He provides answers for achieving personal growth and inner peace if we are willing to see things differently.
Lessons from Across the Void
Lessons from Across the Void - Finding Peace in the Chaos of Life.
Reflections on Jesus
Grace Cooke, an outstanding channel-medium, saw clairvoyantly at the age of seven. For over half a century, Grace Cooke channelled the teachings and wisdom of White Eagle and has left a legacy of books on higher-level spiritual teachings.
The Thinnest Veil
What are the phases we will go through when our physical bodies die and we are on the ‘other side’? Find some answers here that are based on interesting sources.
Thoughts from a Chaplain
Chaplain Carol Barwick of Hospice Calgary shares her experience and insights about the different understandings people have about death, a bit of history on the subject and the differences between Eastern and Western religions at the moment of death...
Welcoming the Soul and Bidding Farewell
What does the soul experience as it goes through birth and early infancy and what does it experience at death when it crosses back over into Spirit? This article provides information from reputable sources.
What is it Like on the Other Side?
A perspective on life after death.
White Eagle Explains Christ's Miracles
Most of us are mystified by miracles because they seem to be beyond our understanding. A miracle, by definition, is considered to be “a supernatural or supernormal event; a deviation or suspension for some reason from Natural Law with the subsequent production of a wondrous act.” Spiritualism teaches that the universe is governed by Natural Laws that are immutable and unchangeable, and believe there are can be no occasion when Divine Intelligence - God sets aside or suspends the Natural Law to perform what is referred to as a miracle. In other words, there is no such thing as a miracle.