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Welcome to a new and exciting future at the ISD. 

If this is your first time visiting us, you are in for some special surprises as you are encouraged to partake of the many tools that can assist you on your life's path. 

To live in health, happiness and prosperity is everyone's birthright, whether we choose to follow a certain path is our individual choice. No dogma or belief system is imposed upon anyone. 

We are all encouraged to find our own path, with the love and support of like-minded people who approach the search for knowledge and understanding with an open and loving mind, always ready to adapt to change.

We hope you will join us and begin to see the world as beautiful as it really is, and see that beauty in your fellow man regardless of his/her choices...

Blessings,  Rev. Kathy Kerston, Director
Welcome to a New & Exciting Future at the ISD.
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The Institute for Spritual Development, 15 Sparta Ave, Sparta, NJ 07871  *  Phone: 973-729-8261 *  email: info@isdsparta.org

QiGong for Health & Healing
with Mark Gallagher 
Monday's, 7:00 PM

Save Money on Your Energy while earning CASH for the ISD.
We are a Metaphysical Church that honors and celebrates each soul. Our community provides an unconditionally loving and healing environment that affirms and encourages all seekers on their spiritual journey.

Beginning Astrology
Mondays 7:30 to 9:00 PM 
Oct 6, 13, 20 and 27 
Instructor: Kathy Biehl

Learn the building blocks of astrology and how to put them together quickly to interpret a chart. Professional astrologer Kathy Biehl will cover signs, houses, and planets using humor and participants' charts. This class is a prerequisite for advanced astrology courses.
$60 Members, $80 Non Members
OSHO Active Meditation
Oct 3 &17, Nov 7 & 21, 
Dec 5 & 19 - Fridays 7:00 PM
Instructor: Tzveta da Vinci

These classes introduce Osho’s Active Meditations, designed to awaken each of us to embrace our wholeness and totality.
OSHO was a modern-day mystic whose wisdom, clarity, and humor have touched the lives of millions of people around the world. He created these Active Meditations specifically for modern men and women to experience themselves directly through movement, music and meditation. 
Members $ 20 - Non Members $ 20
Connecting With Angels 
Mondays at 7:30 PM
 October 6, 13, 20 & 27 
Instructor: Lucia Cochran

Join us on this beautiful journey of learning the different roles that the Angels play. Learn various ways to invite them into our lives and communicate with them. These include meditation, using angel cards, and so much more! Learning to work with the Angels and making it a daily practice raises your vibration, which will attract a more joyful and abundant life!
$60 Members, $80 Non Members
Do you love ziti, meatballs, sausage and sauce? Join us for a wonderful evening of delicious pasta and friendly fellowship! We will provide soft drinks, salad, coffee, tea and dessert; BYOB. See Kathy Munroe to volunteer or for more information. You must reserve your spot by paying in advance for this event! 

Cost for the evening  $10 per person! 
Pasta Dinner Social
Sat., Oct. 25th at 6:30 PM
Come  as  You  Were

An Evening of Beauty!
Sat., Nov 8th, 7:00 PM
Local Artists’ Art Show and Sale
A wonderful celebration of the fantastic artistic talent in & around Sparta! 
  • Wine and Cheese Tasting
  • Live Musical Accompaniment by Professional Flutist, Patricia Lazzara
  • Silent Auction
  • 50/50
  • Dessert and Coffee

Many pieces will be for sale,at reasonable prices. See Rev. Susan if you would like to volunteer for the evening.
$5.00 in Advance -  $10.00 at the door

Whatever your preference we have talented mediums, psychics, and tarot readers available on these evenings. Or get readings in more than one discipline!
Bring a Friend!
Tuesdays, 7:30  to 9:00 PM
Nov 4, 11, 18, & 25; Dec. 2 & 9
 Instructor: JoAnn Hinksmon
Join us for a fascinating six-week exploration of the basic principles and practices of Buddhism! Topics include: Who was Buddha? What is Buddhism? How do we bring core Buddhist practices into our lives?
JoAnn is a certified ISD healer and a Reiki Master, who has been practicing Buddhism for seven years.

$90 Members, $120 Non Members
Mondays - 7:30PM
Nov. 3, 10, 17, & 24
Instructor: Robin Lennon
Creating a Home for Your Heart is the first step towards a transformative experience that enriches you and helps you to create the home and life you long for. Here we are not looking for guidelines, but we are looking to capture magic, fun and sensuality. There are no limits, only possibilities.  
Join author Robin Lennon of Inner Designs as she works with color, lighting, patterns and fabrics to help you weave together the home of your heart.
Members $ 60 - Non Members $ 80