May 01, 2016 at Awakened Living in San Francisco.
A dynamic morning featuring deep guided and silent meditations, an inspirational message by TJ Woodward or Rev. Dr. Joan Steadman, and connected community conversations.
OUR THEME FOR MAY AND JUNE: The Great Surrender
The talks, readings and community conversations this month will be based on the powerful and life-changing book The Surrender Experiment by Michael A. Singer.
May 1: Speaker TJ Woodward: Waking Up
May 8: Speaker Noel Houser: Mother’s Day
May 15: Speaker TJ Woodward: The Great Experiment
May 22: Speaker Summer Simonton: From Solitude to Service
May 29: Speaker Joan Steadman: The Business of Surrender
June 5: Speaker TJ Woodward: Something Priceless is Born
June 12: Speaker Joan Steadman: When Dark Clouds Become Rainbows
June 19: Speaker Michael Miller: Father’s Day – Embracing Explosive Expansion
June 26: Speakers TJ Woodward and Joan Steadman: Total Surrender
ABOUT TJ WOODWARD
TJ Woodward the minister and spiritual director of Awakened Living. In addition to serving in this role, he is an awakening coach and addiction counselor. TJ helps people profoundly change the way they exist, by equipping them with the internal resources to lead their lives intuitively, strategically, and intentionally. With over 25 years experience in the fields of human potential and addiction recovery, he brings a unique mix of skills and insights to his coaching practice, talks and workshops.
TJ is The author of the best-selling book Conscious BEING: Awakening to Your True Nature. Conscious BEING is an insightful guide for rediscovering your essential nature and living an intentional and awakened life.
Conscious BEING shows us how the circumstances of our lives and what we call “reality” are created by our level of consciousness. It offers methods for unlearning and releasing self-limiting beliefs and the illusion of ego, so we can come into alignment with an existence overflowing with compassion, love and purpose. This “great remembering” as TJ Woodward calls it is available to us at every moment, for it is our true nature and our divine birthright.
ABOUT REV. DR. JOAN STEADMAN
Rev. Dr. Joan Steadman is a spiritual counselor, speaker, and facilitator of workshops and retreats. She was the Spiritual Leader at the Oakland Center for Spiritual Living for fifteen years. A founding member of the Agape International Spiritual Center with Dr. Michael Bernard Beckwith, she served as an assistant minister and a spiritual practitioner.
She has spoken and facilitated workshops and retreats nationwide and at New Thought conventions and conferences. She has written curricula for Centers for Spiritual Living and has authored articles and meditations in the Science of Mind Magazine, New Thought Magazine, and Inner Visions. She has been inducted into the Martin Luther King, Jr. Board of Preachers and received the Gandhi King Ikeda Award for fostering the spirit of peace and unity in community. She has received honorary doctorates of divinity from both Centers for Spiritual Living and the Agape International Spiritual Center. In February of 2014, Mayor Jean Quan presented her with the Mayor’s Proclamation from the City of Oakland, and Representative Barbara Lee honored her with a special congressional recognition.
Awakened Living Sunday Gathering
Do you consider yourself to be spiritual, but not religious?
Do you have a deep hunger for personal and global transformation?
Do you enjoy connecting with other openhearted, authentic spiritual explorers?
If so, Awakened Living may be just what you have been looking for!
Our Sunday Morning Gathering is a truly unique spiritual experience and is definitely not your typical Sunday morning service. It is a morning filled with deep guided and silent meditations, spiritually uplifting messages, and connected community conversations.
11:00 AM – 12:30 PM
1631 Filbert Street, San Francisco, CA 94123
Cross Street is Franklin
(Street parking only, but please allow extra time)
Presented on a Love Offering Basis