We are so pleased with the success of our online meetings, and we appreciate the effort you make to join us each week and all the ways you continue to support CSL Midtown. As a spiritual community, we are eager to meet back in person for our Sunday Celebration services. We miss you! As the COVID-19 Pandemic continues to unfold, the safety of our community members, visitors, and staff is our highest priority. While we affirm and know nothing but perfect health and wholeness for all of you, we are not willing to risk possible infection spread by holding face to face gatherings. Please stay connected and informed via: 

Facebook Live on Sunday mornings.

Watch Us On Youtube live on Sunday mornings, or view past services. 

Our Zoom Link: Passcode 642540  Good for all our programming.

Zoom by phone: US +1 646-876-9923, use meeting ID 4049961302, passcode 642540. 

Context for Month: This month we take the opportunity to revisit our spiritual principles using them as a launching pad for a fuller expression of the Vision. We are pulled forward by the Vision and this is an opportunity to re-Vision, refine (get clearer), and recommit to the Vision. We explore more deeply how living from kingdom 3 consciousness (aka stage 3 of spiritual development) advances us toward more lived experiences of Freedom. View CSL Director Rev Viljoen’s goals for the month here

(7/4) Pulled by Vision: We Hold These Truths… Unity is the song of life; it is the grand theme underlying the rich variations that exist throughout the cosmos. Whatever we see, whatever we experience, is only a manifestation of this eternal oneness. – Sherry Evans
Week’s Affirmation: I am the Spiritual and moral arc of the Universe. 
Additionally: We’ll recognize our July birthdays and share coffee and conversation and mind building synthesis games after service. 

(7/11) Is Your Commitment Greater Than Your Resistance? One of the greatest stumbling blocks in any man’s spiritual advancement is dishonesty; the refusal to honestly face an idea if that idea happens not to please him.  This comes in part from the human tendency to take the line of least resistance, whether it be in our physical endeavors or in the operation of our mind.  Confronted with an idea that repudiates one we have held for years, we go far out of our way, entirely around the idea, to keep from being compelled to analyze and possibly to absorb it. Our cry is: “I do not like to believe that!” Back of this is the fear that an idea may be forced into our consciousness which will uncover to us our own responsibility. – Ernest Holmes, It’s Up to You
Week’s Affirmation: I commit to the highest vision for my life. 

(7/18) Free Your Mind and the Rest Will Follow. The recognition of the presence of God or Good…automatically wipes out any picture of undesirable conditions, for the Spirit of God is a law of elimination and obliteration to everything unlike Itself! – SOM p. 186.4
Week’s Affirmation: I allow Spirit to fill me to overflow revealing Divine Truth. 

(7/25) Stayed! “I woke up this morning with my mind stayed on spirit!” We are in the Water of Infinite Life as the fish is in the ocean…The Spirit of Life is all around us. It flows through us. It permeates everything. – Ernest Holmes, This Thing Called Life
Week’s Affirmation: Divine Spirit is powerfully flowing as me. 
 
 
Sunday Schedule:  All programs besides the Sunday Celebration  and Adult Study Group are currently on hiatus due to COVID-19 shutdowns. 
  • 10:00-10:50  Adult Study Group Discussion of The Science of Mind textbook
  • 10:30-10:45  Meditation
  • 11:00-12:00  Sunday Celebration with Dr. Bob Deen (See above)
  • 11:00-12:00  Youth Program for ages 3-12
  • 11:00-12:00  Teen Program ages 13-18 (First 3 Sundays of the month)
  • 12:00-12:30 Fellowship & Coffee (First Sunday of the month)
  • 12:15-12:30 Newcomer Introduction (Second Sunday of the month)

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PAST TALKS:

June 2021 – The Soul’s Call

  • June 6: Pushed by Pain
  • June 13: Lean Into the Discomfort
  • June 20: What’s EVOLution Without LOVE
  • June 27: The Soul’s Call to Freedom

May 2021 – Wholly Holy Uprising

  • May 2: This Adventure Called Life
  • May 9: Revolutionary Love
  • May 16: This Too Is God? 
  • May 23: Say Their Names
  • May 30: Boldly Living A New Story

Apr 2021 – One Journey, Many Paths

  • Apr 4: The Path Less Traveled
  • Apr 11: The Winds of Change
  • Apr 18: Bless-itation
  • Apr 25: Stepping Out; Stepping Up

Mar 2021 – One Journey, Many Paths

  • Mar 7: Living In The Question: A High Idea
  • Mar 14: Release & Let Go
  • Mar 21: With Open Arms
  • Mar 28: Commit To Transformation