AOL Bulletin : 20th November 2019 – Feel the Power

Connecting with Spirit with Teresa and Tom Shantz

On the eve of the 11/11 portal, American spiritual teachers Teresa and Tom Shantz shared some powerful tools and exercises to expand our inner potential.
Teresa and Tom began by talking about why it is important to grow spiritually. “Your life gets smoother and you begin to experience more ups than downs. You also realise that your life is a mirror for whatever you attract. Like attracts like.”
Our souls communicate to us through our feelings. Yet, most of our decisions are based on our analytical logical brain.
Feelings can steer you faster in the direction of your dreams.
“We look on the outside for happiness – but the key to happiness comes from within. “
“Many of us are disconnected from our souls and we become addicted to technology, shopping, drinking, gambling or drugs to fill the void. “
So what causes us to get out of balance? We are born with our true feelings. But in the first seven years of life, we pick up on the emotions of our parents.
Over the years, we adopt habits that may not be helpful.
We need to decide what works for us and what doesn’t.
“As you become more spiritually aware, you realise there is no right or wrong. You learn not to judge. You also begin to discern the difference between what is you and what isn’t. “
During the evening, we had the opportunity to practice easy cleansing techniques for the third eye and aura. We also learned tools to protect the aura and develop our intuition.
The couple explained that we all come with four spiritual gifts – prophecy, vision, intuition and feeling – some of which are stronger than others. When you learn to develop these gifts, you can connect more easily to your inner guidance. You take back your power and become your own guru, psychic and healer.

Tom and Teresa offer personal consultations to help you learn more about your unique spiritual gifts and how to develop them. You also can learn more about your life purpose.

Tom and Teresa will also be offering workshops in Sydney on psychic awareness, inner guidance and soul consciousness.

For bookings or more information, check out their website at You can also contact them personally at or

Written by Eva Burbury

All welcome at the Academy AGM

Everybody is welcome to join us for the Annual General Meeting on Monday night 2nd December 7.30 – 8.30pm. We will have a short meeting followed by a cuppa.  This is the time when the sitting Committee is dismissed and the new one is being chosen. The president’s report and the financial report will be presented as well.  If you have any ideas or other input for the Academy please come along and let us know. In order to have any voting rights, you need to register as a Member which can be done on the night itself. It is free. If you are enjoying our Monday nights and would like to contribute in some way please let us know. The AOL community will be grateful for your participation. 

All welcome at the Academy AGM

Invitation : If you have a YouTube clip, encouraging words or a suggested speaker you would like to share, please let us know. Email us with your suggestions on,au

Written by Eva Burbury

Facebook AOL LogoWHAT’S ON AT AOL On Monday Nights

Where : Mosman Arts & Community Centre, Cnr of Art Gallery Way and Myahgah Road. When: 2nd and 4th Monday Night every month 7.30pm – 9.30pm

Monday 25th November
How Uluru and Mount Kilamanjaro Guides You Through 2020

How do the Earth portals and guardians of Uluru/Kata Tjuta, Mount Kilimanjaro, Africa and the Great Pyramid, Egypt help to guide an exciting era of cultural redesignand innovation birthing in 2020? How can you personally engage with these new currents of love, light and creation pulsing through you with each beat of the Earth Mother’s heart? 
Come join us on the 25th November to find out through a presentation and meditation from Ocha and Kate.  
The historic closure of Uluru to climbing its summit last month is in perfect divine timing for the preparation of the very significant Saturn-Pluto conjunction in Capricornon 12 January 2020. Robert Coon states that as the world’s solar plexus chakra, Uluru is the ritual centre of the world for this event which hales an unprecedented connection of all life to its Source and to our immortal nature. 
In the same year, Mount Kilimanjaro, the portal of Joy and Freedom, is the world focal point for the Great Conjunction of Jupiter-Saturn which also heralds great change.The name of the highest summit peak is Uhuru! 
Both Uluru and Kilimanjaro support us to be in the joy of creation, to follow our heart and be fully present in our physical body.
In anticipation of these events Ocha, with Kate Butcher of Wanderlust Women’s Adventures, is offering sacred journeys to both Mount Kilimanjaro and Uluru/Kata Tjutain 2020. Thanks to Kate’s extraordinary connection to the Chagga and Masai tribes and the Hadzabe bushmen, they will take their group into their communities and share their way of life with them, and Ocha, who has a deep connection to the Earth Mother andher portal guardians, will lead meditations and ceremonies all through the 11 days in Africa.

We would love to share this with you.

*Tickets at the door: $20, Concession:$10
Tickets via Eventbrite:$17.50 plus booking fees, Concession $10 (includes light refresments)

Monday 9th December
The Healing Power of the Intuitive Self with Nila Chambers

Nila Chambers knows how powerful our inner spiritual guidance system can be because recently it saved her life. Nila discovered she had breast cancer, not from a doctor but through a spiritual message. This was the beginning of a healing journey that combined traditional medicine with spiritual guidance that came through messages, signs, symbols, synchronicities, dreams, visions and visitations etc. Now Nila is healed and she is passionate to help others unfold the guiding power within. She is the author of ‘The Gift of Intuition: guidance on a healing journey’ and is a facilitator, intuitive and teacher. She co-facilitates Sydney IANDS (International Association of Near Death Studies), the Sydney Meditation and Spiritual Movies Night group and facilitates White Eagle Intuition Development Circle, and the Northern Beaches Theosophical Society group.

Nila will tell us about her journey and will learn us some tools how to be more in touch with our own intuition.

*Tickets at the door: $20, Concession:$10
Tickets via Eventbrite:$17.50 plus booking fees, Concession $10 (includes light refresments)

FYI – World Contact Day – December 1st

Let’s all join together on this day to move into a gentle peaceful state of mind, and then ask our brothers and sisters of Andromeda to reveal themselves to us. If you seek healing, with love in your heart, it can happen. Ask and you will receive. If you seek guidance for your new spiritual path, the inspiration will come to you. Always begin contact by immersing yourself in Love and Gratitude first.
Click here to read more

How 2 Teenage Girls Changed the Lives of Refugees

Listen and be inspired how two teenage girls describe their experience helping refugees in refugee camps, and how it transformed their own lives in a profound and magical way. Video is 41 mins but you can watch the first 20 mins to hear their story. Very inspiring and eye opening.
Click here to watch

Thought of the Week

Be led by your dreams, not pushed by your problems

Affirmations – say it daily and slowly, feel it, believe it

The tools I need to succeed are in my possession.

Community Announcements

Opening Doors to “The Real You”-  To Complete Your Spiritual Puzzle

TNT Spiritworks

What pieces are missing in the Spiritual puzzle of your life? Join TNT Spiritworks in Australia to help YOU find the pieces to help complete YOUR puzzle.

· Unfold the bigger picture of what their heart desires’ 
· Learn how to work with their energy more effectively to be free to do what they came to do
· Ignite their inner passions to step into their own direction
· Feel more love, joy and happiness in their daily lives
Through presentations and programs, they pass along truths, tools, and techniques for practical psychic awareness and tuning into personal spiritual guides for positive living. They can help you be your own best psychic, healer, and guru for solutions and self-awareness.  

Teresa and Tom are international Spiritual Educators and Consultants trained and certified by the Wayshowers College.  They have a combined experience of over 60 years of searching and work in spirituality. 

They will be touring through Australia in Sydney, Gold Coast and Melbourne in November.  Check out their website for all the dates and details of upcoming events.

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