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Bridging Inter-Faith and
Inter-Spiritual Communities
by Linking Spirit, Service and Care

August 12th, 2021 Community Newsletter

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Board Chair's Message

Greetings Members and Spiritual Communities,

We hope you and your beloveds are having a joyous Summer and have had opportunities to travel, attend weddings and graduations.

World AWAKE has been very busy over the Summer and are excited to announce our full itinerary for the conference is now complete. You and all your friends are cordially invited to join this interactive and highly experiential 2021 Virtual conference on November 5th & 6th.

Our conference topics include Sacred Sound, Meditation, Feng Shui, Ho’oponopono, Jingle Dress Dance, Sacred Drumming, Zen Wisdom, Compassion Café for our luncheon, Rainbow Candle Lighting, Raffles, and so much more.
Rhonda Schienle
Rev. Rhonda Schienle
Included in the conference package is a complimentary 1-year World AWAKE membership to those who are Interfaith Clergy, Chaplains, Spiritual Care Professionals, Mental and Holistic Health Practitioners, Nurses, Certified Singing Bowl/Sacred Sound professionals, Feng Shui Consultants and Students. You will need to complete our online membership application form to take advantage of this offer.

Also included is an automatic entry into the raffles and a copy of our professional program. More information is in this newsletter or by following the link below.

Register here:
Infinite Gratitude
Rev. Rhonda Schienle

World AWAKE Board Chair

2021 World AWAKE Virtual Conference and Retreat


Ancient Wisdom and Spiritual Practices
Offering Peace, Healing and Transformation
Dates and Times
Friday, Nov. 5, 2021 - 6:30 PM to 8:30 PM ET
Saturday, Nov. 6, 2021 - 9:30 AM to 5:30 PM ET
don Jose Ruiz
Keynote Speaker - don Jose Ruiz
don Jose Ruiz is the international bestselling author of The Fifth Agreement. As a Toltec Master of Transformation and Modern day Shaman, he has dedicated his life to sharing the wisdom of the ancient Toltec through his books, lectures, and journeys to sacred sites around the world. He will be discussing The Medicine Bag: Shamanic Rituals and Ceremonies for Personal Transformation.

Unlike some forms of shamanism, the Toltec tradition places a special emphasis on unconditional love and personal healing as the means by which we create transformation in ourselves and the world. In fact, the truth is that, it's only when we change ourselves that we change the world.

Guest Speaker - Ani Williams
Ani Williams is world-renowned for more than two-dozen albums of original music based on ancient spiritual traditions. Ani will be talking about the wisdom, meaning and usefulness of sound alchemy. She has done seminal work in the study of sound, the relationship between musical tones, the human voice and healing. Ani is a harpist, singer, songwriter, author, sound therapist & pilgrimage guide.

Rev. Rhonda Schienle was privileged to have been on a Pilgrimage in the South of France and Spain with Ani Williams, called “Song of the Grail”. The Pilgrimage took us to sacred sites, where Ani played the harp and sang many songs that were poignant to each location.

Ani Williams
Additional Speakers
Rev. Dr. Angela Saladino-Heil
Ho’oponopono - Rev. Dr. Angela Saladino-Heil trained with Dr. Ihaleakala Hew Len, who cured a complete ward of criminally insane patients - without ever seeing them.
Laurie Pawli
Feng Shui - Laurie Pawli has a passion for Feng Shui and thrives on creating peaceful spaces. Laurie is the Founder of The Feng Shui Schools of Chicago and Florida.
Rev. Dr. Stephanie Rutt
Meditation - Rev. Dr. Stephanie Rutt is Founding Minister of the Tree of Life Interfaith Temple and Seminary. The meditation, I Am Blessed, journeys into the heart of the One.
Rev. Peggy Petahtegoose
Jingle Dress Dance - Rev. Peggy Petahtegoose is a member of the Atikameksheng Anishnawbek First Nation. The Jingle Dress Dance is for healing past, present and future.
Dr. Brenda Shoshana
Zen Koans - Dr. Brenda Shoshanna is a psychologist, speaker and author. Her book Zen Play shows how to receive all of life as a koan and how to engage with it playfully.
Rev. Dr. Rhonda Schienle
Sacred Sites of France and Spain - Rev. Dr. Rhonda Schienle shares her experiences while learning about the Cathars from the South of France and Our Lady of Montserrat in Spain.
Rev. Jacquelyn Griffin
Sacred Drumming - Rev. Jacquelyn Griffin is a Veteran and Retired Nurse. She has trained with Native American Healers, and studied Egyptian religions while living in Egypt.
Maggie Eve
Sound Healing Bowls - Maggie Eve is the Founder at the Revolutionary Frequency and Sound Healing, Prevention and Therapy, and attended the Globe Institute Sound Program.
Registration for members and non-members includes:
Entry into both days of the virtual conference
Keynote and Guest speaker
Name automatically put in for raffles
Program with presentations and times
Members: Complimentary membership for 2022.
Non-members: A membership application form will be emailed to you upon conference registration to receive a complimentary membership for 2022.
Early Bird Registration: $99.00
Registration after October 1st, 2021: $125.00
Register here:

Welcome New Member

Kelsi Deanne Watters received her theological education in Minnesota. Currently, she is a Spiritual Care Professional and is pursuing two chaplaincy residencies and her Interfaith Minister Ordination through the Order of Universal Interfaith (OuNI).

Here is Kelsi's professional profile page
Kelsi Deanne Watters

Live Virtual Spiritual Services

Visit our Virtual Services page for a list of live streaming virtual services from the following Temples and Spiritual Organizations.

The Tree of Life Interfaith Temple

Tree of Life

The Interfaith Temple

The Interfaith Temple

Business Affiliates

Custom Visuals, LLC has been providing full website design, development and hosting for World AWAKE since July, 2017. We provide and manage our own server, which allows us to maintain control of the underlying operating system, databases, website design software, development code and 3rd party applications in use. This provides our clients assurance that Custom Visuals will quickly understand and handle their website questions and concerns. A special, discounted website design and hosting package is available for World AWAKE members at the link provided above.
Custom Visuals
Oneness Interfaith Stoles has graced us with their professional creations of stoles and generous financial contribution in return for every Stole that is purchased through the website link above. All are welcomed to use this link to request your special orders. We appreciate you Stephanie at Oneness Interfaith Stoles for all you do for us.
Oneness Stole
Mike Schienle from Wind Ridge Wood Crafts was interviewed by PBS in February, 2020 about his woodworking passion and experience. The video interview is available at Wind Ridge Wood Crafts' Facebook page.

Any purchases made from our members or extended community friends, Wind Ridge Wood Crafts will tithe back 10% of any and all purchases made to World AWAKE. Please inform Mike upon your order. Wind Ridge Wood Crafts is also on our Spiritual Store in the Business Affiliates section.
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Reciprocal Partners

Chaplaincy Institute of Maine


All Faiths Seminary International


The Abbey of HOPE

Abbey of Hope

Miracles Magazine” with founder Rev. Jon Mundy, Ph.D.

Miracles Magazine

The Tree of Life Interfaith Temple

Tree of Life

Morning Star Center for Spiritual Living

Morning Star

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