Our Mission

We awaken individuals to live their inherent power and purpose. Through unconditional love, creativity and conscious community, we reveal Oneness in service to the people of Chicago and beyond.

 

Our Vision

We envision a world where every human being awakens to the God within.

What We Know

You are powerful beyond imagination and completely capable of changing your life and the world through the renewing/changing of your mind. There is one, ultimate, loving energy that is present in all that exists. You may call it God, Spirit, Source, the Great I Am, Allah, Yahweh, etc. By any name – it is the same. We live in an abundant universe and within you lies all wisdom, love and power needed to create greater health, wealth, happiness and meaning.

There is one, ultimate, loving energy that is present in all that exists.

  • We are an inclusive and welcoming community.
  • We are spiritual—not religious.
  • We are serious about spiritual practice and playful about pretty much everything else.

7 Statements of Belief

Based on 7 CDC words, originally presented by Rev. Lola Wright in her message, “Speak Your Truth. It’s Time.”

1

Vulnerable

We believe as intrinsically connected organisms, it is our responsibility to care and tend to the most vulnerable among us—such that all of humanity may experience material peace and comfort.
2

Entitlements

We believe entitlements are our collective moral mandate to a loving and just global society, ensuring access to food, shelter, education, and healthcare.
3

Diversity

We believe diversity of race, ethnicity, gender identity, sexual orientation, age, and religion demonstrates the most glorious aspects of God—the multiplicity of our unity is celebrated through our differences.
4

Transgender

We believe the transgender expression is holy, ancient, mystical, and worthy of celebration—a divine appointment that stirs uniquely in the soul.
5

Fetus

We believe a woman has dominion over her uterus, is divinely guided to determine the future of her fetus, and has agency over her entire body.
6

Evidence-based

We believe evidence-based practices demonstrate the evolution of human consciousness and greatly advance our understanding of this vast universe.
7

Science-based

We believe science-based research is essential in addressing climate change and caring for our planet and its resources.