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What: CSL’s “After-Lunch Special”

When: Every Tuesday at 1:30 p.m. MT

Where: Science of Mind magazine’s Facebook page

CSL’s “After-Lunch Special” is a weekly interview series featuring some of the brightest beings in New Thought and Religious Science. For 15 to 20 minutes every Tuesday afternoon, you’ll spend time with:

  • CSL ministers doing powerful work across the globe
  • Accomplished authors with life-changing messages
  • Uplifting musicians touching our souls
  • Contributors to our monthly magazine
  • The faces gracing our magazine covers
  • Like-minded professionals transforming minds, bodies and futures

Save the date for these thoughtful conversations in May and early June:

  • Tuesday, May 12th @ 1:30 p.m. MT
    Barbara Bue kicks things off with New World Library’s Ellen Meredith, author of “The Language Your Body Speaks.”
  • Tuesday, May 19th @ 1:30 p.m. MT
    Debra Valentina will talk to Meghann Conter, founder of The Dames, a global online training and networking organization for successful female entrepreneurs and executives.
  • Tuesday, May 26th @ 1:30 p.m. MT
    Karin Wilson will interview Jeffon Seely, regular contributor to Science of Mind magazine. Jeffon’s feature in the May 2020 issue is “Tuning Into the Vibration of the Heart.”
  • Tuesday, June 2nd @ 1:30 p.m. MT
    CSL’s Music Director Amy Bishop, RScP, will be with the amazing Gary Lynn Floyd. Gary, beloved across New Thought, has been a vital part of the popular CSL Cozy Couch Concert Series since the pandemic response began in March.


Rev. Marie Kirkland is the founder and Spiritual Director of the Living Aligned Virtual Ministry. As host of the podcast “Living Aligned Living Forward,” she interviews spiritual leaders who share what propelled them forward. Rev. Marie is a graduate of Holmes Institute, the School of Spiritual Leadership and the Jack Welch Management Institute at Strayer University. She is pursuing a doctorate in Psychology, specializing in spiritual psychology. She is a contributing author in the bestselling book “Speaking Your Truth, Volume II.” Her book, “Doing Less to Become More,” is forthcoming.

Amy Bishop, RScP,
is the music director for Calgary Centre for Spiritual Living and Centers for Spiritual Living internationally. Her voice is a combination of smooth pavement and a gravel road. Amy has always had a great passion for music, leading her to collaborations with Moby and opening for April Wine, Farmer’s Daughter and Chris Cummings.


Rev. Barbara Bue
is a minister and teacher with Centers for Spiritual Living and currently serves as the manager of the Licensing and Credentialing Department. Previously, she hosted a radio program called Memos From Life on a small public radio station and loves talking to authors who are teaching spiritual tools and principles in unique ways. Rev. Barb is excited to bring new work to light on this program.

Rev. Karin Wilson’s
heartbeat probably sounds a lot like the pitter-patter of keyboard. Born with a love of the written word, Karin has interviewed people throughout North America to produce evocative stories for newspapers, public radio and magazines, including Guide for Spiritual Living: Science of Mind. She’s been a media consultant to environmental groups, arts and cultural associations and with CSL.

Debra Valentina
, owner of Creativing, is a holistic intuitive coach for female executives and entrepreneurs, as well as a leadership development trainer, author, and inspirational speaker. Her memoir “Beyond Chaos: Journey to Freedom and Joy” was published in March. As her volunteer work, Debra serves in various ways through Centers for Spiritual Living.