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by Linking Spirit, Service and Care

October 21st, 2021 Community Newsletter

Early Bird Conference special is expiring soon, !!!name!!!,

Board Chair's Message

Greetings Members and extended Spiritual Community,

World AWAKE is so excited and honored to be presenting our 2021 Virtual Conference this November.

Friday November 5th, 2021, Eastern Time 6:30 PM to 8:30 PM
Saturday November 6th, 2021, Eastern Time 9:30 AM to 5:30 PM

We are filled with gratitude to welcome, internationally known Author, Speaker and Shaman, Don Jose Ruiz as our Keynote on “The Medicine Bag: Shamanic Rituals & Ceremonies For Personal Transformation.” Author, Speaker, Pilgrimage Guide, Ani Williams, who is world renowned for more than two-dozen albums of original music based on Spiritual Traditions.

This is our last call to register for the conference and here are the wonderful benefits that are provided with your registration:
Rhonda Schienle
Rev. Rhonda Schienle
World AWAKE Members
  • 1-Year membership renewal for 2022
  • Automatic entry into the raffles
  • Full access to conference
  • Professional Program
  • Registration and Admission: $125.00
Non-Members Benefits
  • 1-Year complimentary membership for 2022 with application
  • Automatic entry into the raffles
  • Full access to conference
  • Professional Program
  • Registration and Admission: $125.00
Register here:

See the flyer below for all of our keynote, guest speakers, presenters, and conference information.
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 Orciuch
Sound Healing Bowls - Maggie Orciuch is the Founder at the Revolutionary Frequency and Sound Healing, Prevention and Therapy, and attended the Globe Institute Sound Program.
Rev. Kelsi Watters
Prayer and Poetry - Rev. Kelsi Watters is a Chaplain and Interfaith Minister. As a non-sighted person, she regularly writes prayers as part of ministry and finds great joy in doing so.
Lisa Steele-Maley
Remembering - Rev. Lisa Steele-Maley will invite us to pay attention to the rhythms of the earth and to our bodies, to re-member what we know beyond words or traditions.
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.
Full Conference Registration and Admission: $125.00
Register here:

Reciprocal Partners

World AWAKE has agreements with the organizations provided below. These agreements state we promote each other's organization via website, social media and other various platforms. We also refer members, the public, students, etc. in a reciprocal fashion. The agreement with reciprocal partners does not limit collaboration on further shared events such as conferences, seminars, workshops, etc.

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

All Paths Divinity School

All Paths Dvinity School

Inspirational Quote

Nature's Music

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