I have finally found my spiritual home!"
Our service on Sunday, April 2, 2017
"The Staying Power of Our Teaching" at 9:00 and 11:00 am
David Alexander is a life-long student of spiritual principles, having been born and raised in the New Thought tradition. Called to the ministry at age thirteen, Rev. David has made the study and application of universal spiritual principles his life devotion. Rev. David became a Licensed Religious Science Practitioner in 1999, received his ministerial license in 2004 and was ordained in 2006, and affiliated with United Centers for Spiritual Living in 2007. Rev. David serves on the Board of Directors for the Community of Welcoming Congregations. Rev. David writes the monthly column "Philosophy in Action" for Science of Mind magazine. Rev. David has a deep passion for New Thought history and manages the site www.newthoughthistory.org In April of 2009 Rev. David was inducted into the Martin Luther King Jr. Board of Preachers of Morehouse College. As one of the youngest and most dynamic ministers in the New Thought movement, his messages are inspiring, humorous and relevant to today's world. Rev. David serves as the co-founding and Senior Minister of New Thought Center for Spiritual Living (2004-Present). In 2012 Rev. David was elected to the first Leadership Council of the newly formed Centers for Spiritual Living organization and is currently the Chairman of the Council. Rev. David also serves as director of Strategic Alliances for Centers for Spiritual Living and on the governing board of the Association for Global New Thought with Dr. Michael Beckwith. Rev. David received an honorary Doctor of Divinity degree from Centers for Spiritual Living in October 2014.
Lauri Jones is a Pacific Northwest based singer/songwriter/performer who originally hails from the San Francisco Bay Area. An accomplished, multi-dimensional artist, she has appeared in regional theaters, jazz clubs, cabaret venues, in pop and dance bands, has sung back-up on major label recordings, and traveled the world on cruise ships. Most recently, Lauri has been focused on writing and performing music that reflects and expresses her deepening spirituality, in large part thanks to the teachings and community of NTCSL. She is currently celebrating the release of her new CD "Walk Your Life", a collection of uplifting, heart-centered songs with profound insights and empowering declarations. While the album features mostly originals, it includes a deeply moving arrangement of John Lennon's "Imagine" and a heart-thumping, bluesy rendition of Nina Simone's "Feelin' Good". For more information, please visit www.laurijones.com.