Here is this the latest information about our church and
its believed community. This information is being furnished as
there was a suggestion for a note to be sent to advise
congregants about our upcoming worship services and
events. Hope that this is helpful to you.
Still the same: New York state is on PAUSE:
100% of the workforce must stay home, and
no gatherings of individuals should take place,
excluding essential services.
Message from Governor Andrew Cuomo:
We can’t underestimate the extreme emotional
trauma that many people are feeling now.
We thank Headspace for their partnership to offer
New Yorkers much-needed free meditation and
mindfulness content as a mental health resource.
Check it out here: www.headspace.com/ny
Posted on April 6.
online worship services, mediumship classes,
and special circles through the Zoom app, which
is freely available on smartphones, laptops,
and desktop computers. No worries if you
don’t have these….you can call in for the cost of
a call and listen to the service, calls, or circle.
Advance notice and time will be sent or posted
along with a Zoom link, meeting number, and phone
number. For increased security, preregistration
is needed. We will be issuing a PASSWORD as
@ 7:30--9:30 PM
Zoom Mediumship Meetup Class
Frank Kotowski is facilitating this mediumship group, which
is open to both SCOL members and non-members,
only $10 per class.
These classes are to help you build your intuitive and
mediumistic abilities. Beginners are welcome!
Please have a pen and pad and a personal object
with you. The object must be wrapped or covered.
One of the exercises we will be doing is remote
on Zoom meeting instructions
Service@ 12:15 PM
NOTE the change in time to avoid
12:15 PM NOT 11:00 am
OUR FIRST ONLINE MESSAGE CIRCLE
Presider: Lindy Cacioppo
Meditation: Debbie Losee
Spiritual Address: Frank Kotowski, L.M.
Zoom instructions to attend our service!
National Pet Day
Hug your pets!!
Dues are $40.00 for Full Membership
Dues are $25.00 for Associate Membership
Members and Associate Members:
The Annual Membership Meeting scheduled
for April 25 has been postponed until further
However, if you have not renewed your
membership, we would appreciate receiving
payment online though PayPal:
and Lay Minister @ 631-316-1588
Mandela Effect, after service.
Facilitator: Frank Kotowski
The Mandela Effect refers to a situation in which
a large mass of people believes that an event
occurred when it did not or that a memorized
universal phrase or sentence has been mysteriously
altered over time.
Service@ 12:15 PM
Summerland welcomes highly acclaimed international
medium, author, and speaker Karen Frances McCarthy.
She studied at Arthur Findlay College in England and
received awards from the Spiritualist National Union.
Karen will provide the Spiritual Address and offer
Spirit Messages at the Zoom service. We are thrilled
and hope that you will tune in! Not to be missed!
Here is her link:
Tuesday went very well. We shared our experiences
and offered support to those whose journeys have
become difficult in this time of uncertainty.
Stay tuned for info on the next Virtual Hug!
visit the audio link section on our web page,
Here you will find calming, relaxing guided
meditations and inspirational lectures to tide
you over this period of distancing. The healing
meditation given the last time we met has been posted.
National Haiku Day
Please remember to create your best haiku poetry!
Haiku day is here
April breeze, warm and gentle
The haiku is an ancient form of Japanese poetry,
which consists of three short lines with syllable
structure 5-7-5. Try making up a few today!
Here is my example:
Thunder and rain now
Pour down from the heavens
Making us feel sad
During this time of pandemic isolation, I'm
calling for you to create Haiku poetry suitable for
posting in a church Update next week. Let’s get t
he creative juices flowing and send your Haikus to
me at firstname.lastname@example.org
As Newsletter Editor, I reserve the right to select
and choose uplifting, peaceful Haiku poetry for
distribution! Thanks! Have fun!
In peace and harmony.
and Church Services.
1. Be on time.
2. Beforehand, test your speaker and microphone (if you will be speaking later).
3. Mute yourself when not speaking.
4. Remove background noise or distractions such as TV, music, etc.
5. Turn off the room lighting so we can all see your cheery, smiling face.
6. Wear appropriate clothing.
7. Refrain from eating and doing other things during the meeting.
8. Try not to move about, such as leaving or coming, unless you absolutely have to.
Thursday April 9, 7:30 PM
Bring a pen and pad and a personal object with you.
The object must be wrapped or covered. One of the
exercises we will be doing is remote psychometry.
There will be other exercises to enhance your
intuitive and mediumistic abilities. I am asking for
$10 for this online Meetup. You can pay for this
Meetup on our website on our Paypal button for
"Mediumship Development Meetup":
Here is the invitation for this Zoom class.
You will have to preregister for this class:
After registering, you will receive a
confirmation email containing information
about joining the meeting. If you have any
questions about this Meetup, please call
me at 631-316-1588, Frank
Saturday April 11, 12:15 PM
Please join us for our service, which includes
an invocation, benediction, sermon, and a
guided healing meditation, followed by a
You need not download the Zoom app. Do
so only if you wish to.
To find out how your device (laptop, smartphone,
or tablet) works in Zoom, you may want to go to
When you are in the online service, please observe proper etiquette
We are asking for a love donation at this time at our
church services to support our work and to allow us to
continue through this troubling time. We are not meeting
in person so can't pass around the offering plate.
You can give a donation with a PayPal button on our
website under "Online Zoom Meetings: Church Services."
You are invited to a Zoom meeting.
When: Apr 11, 2020 12:15 PM Eastern Time (US and Canada)
Register in advance for this meeting:
After registering, you will receive a confirmation email
containing information about joining the meeting.