Guest Speakers

Penny Allport

from Centre for Earth and Spirit

Bill Geimer

retired lawyer
author of: The Case for Staying Out of Other People’s Wars

Sheri Hauser

from the Love Church, Seattle Former Discipline of Emma Smiley

Penny Allport

from Centre for Earth and Spirit

Therea Caiger

Vision boards for positive thinking, Business is:“Envision That”

Pastor Ed Chell

chaplain of Luther Court

Glen Flett

Emma’s Acres, Mission, B.C, an agricultural social enterprise that employs survivors/ /victims, ex-offenders & offenders. The 3.2 hectarce farm is leased to L.I.N.C. by the District of Mission. Produce is sold in the community & some donated to local non-profit groups. The proceeds fund the work of L.I.N.C. society & its work with survivors of serious crime. Glen Flett named Emma’s Acres after Rev. Emma Smiley who was a positive influence in his life.

Brandy Gallagher

founder of Eco Village, Shawnigan Lake

Bill Geimer

retired lawyer, author of: The Case for Staying Out of Other People’s Wars

Sheri Hauser

from the Love Church, Seattle – Former Dicipline of Emma Smiley

Rev. Joan Hopper

former minister of the Victoria Truth Centre

Bill Israel

from Centre for Earth and Spirit

Cecil Kleu

Branch Padre – Esquimalt Naval Base, speaker at Mustard Seed Church

Marshall Lindholm

Unity Church

Reinhold Lohsen

author of The Remnants: A Story of Reconciliation Between Judaism and Christianity

Jim Ludlow

speaker on the Buddhist faith

Wendy Lum

University of Victoria Counsellor

Elaine McCreary

a member of University of Victoria’s Multifaith Services team. Author of the published book – Our Seven Families.

Margo McLoughlin

Master of Divinity from Harvard Divinity School. Speaks on mindfulness, she is a writer, storyteller, & teacher, website is: margostoryteller.net

Sky Nelson-Issac

from San Francisco – Healing Power of Synchronicity & Flow

Adena Paget

Inspirational Speaker, author of: Parables, Poetry, and Prayers

Cliff Parker

from Extreme Outreach, providing unique programs & services for underprivileged children & their families, with a vision to remove barriers caused by poverty, summer camp for children, Christmas stocking program. Coffee shop / youth training centre: 284 Helmcken Road

For there is always light if only we’re brave enough to see it if only we are brave enough to be it
– Amanda Gormon