AFFIRMATION FOR JUNE Lord, use me in whatever way or manner that my body may be as a living example of Thy love to the brethren of our Lord.

-- Edgar Cayce reading 262-84

This is my update for June 2017 to A.R.E. members and friends who are interested in the new and exciting trends occurring within Edgar Cayce’s A.R.E. and Atlantic University. A number of exciting things are happening this month! Please share the following with your friends:

Embarking on this journey changes everything. It's not about the degree, it's about your emergent abilities. Put words to what you innately know, and open doors for teaching, mentoring, and writing. Come back to school and awaken. Classes start this Fall. Low faculty to student ratio--learn directly with heart-centered scholar/practitioner faculty. Affordable tuition--graduate debt-free. Online isn't distant or alone--with weekly discussion posts, video conferencing, phone calls with faculty and fellow students on the path. Email for more information or visit

We are now accepting applications for our fall class starting October 16, 2017. Spaces are limited – apply online today and become part of a new era in holistic healthcare – your journey starts here -

2017 marks the 30th Anniversary of the Cayce/Reilly School!! For 10 months of this year, we are donating 3 free massages in our Student Clinic to active duty and retired military service men and women and/or their spouses –sharing our service for their service! Please encourage your veteran friends or family to call our student clinic at 757-457-7146 and enjoy one of the FREE sessions. You, too, are always invited to visit our Student Clinic and enjoy one of our discount-priced sessions of Cayce/Reilly massage or foot reflexology! Scheduling an appointment is easy and you can also purchase a gift certificate for a loved one!

A reminder to members of the Golden Circle and Edgar Cayce Legacy Society – join us for a special champagne brunch Sunday, June 18 at 10:30 AM at the Lesner Inn in Virginia Beach. This year’s theme is “You Are Our Treasure” and will feature stories from Sidney Kirkpatrick about the treasure-oriented legacies of both Virginia Beach and the Cayce readings. For more information or to RSVP, contact Mari Fedele at 757-457-1750 or

By the way, you can attend this event, too, if you’d like to donate $1,000 or more (Golden Circle) or add the A.R.E. to your estate plans. For more, visit

Log in to the Member-Only section of for some exciting offers – including access to all the Cayce readings, 50% off a Gift Membership, free videos, and lots more. 

Summer wouldn’t be complete without a trip to the beach—and to A.R.E. HQ! HQ Conferences has two enlightening one-day programs that will change your day at the beach into a vacation for the soul! Saturday, August 12, we have Joanne DiMaggio MA, CHt on Soul Writing: Conversing with Your Higher Self followed by Reflections on the Path: Renewing Your Spirit with the Soul’s Wisdom with Robin Wimbiscus Sunday, August 13. These two creative, dynamic, experiential workshops will help you tap into the wisdom of your higher self for insight and spiritual healing.

Need financial assistance to attend a conference? A limited number of partial scholarships are available for most programs. Contact A.R.E. Customer service at 800-333-4499 or to apply.

Be sure to check your email to view the newest Life Member benefit – a special on-demand viewing of John Van Auken’s talk, “Spirit Is the Life.” Watch it whenever and wherever you like. And know that we are grateful for you, our Life Members. Enjoy! We also had a special Life Member and Donor Appreciation Reception at last week’s Reincarnation Conference in Virginia Beach. Stay tuned for details for the next Life Member reception during the Ancient Mysteries Conference in October. Also, when you are at Congress, please join us Wednesday, June 21st, for a special breakfast at the Wyndham and stop by the Visitor Center for your free Life Member tote!

Summer 2017 at A.R.E. Camp has begun! The season kicked off with a spectacular start during Garden Weekend and Construction Camp, where we were joined by a joyfully robust group of volunteers who worked hard to help us open Camp for the season. We enjoyed our very first meals prepared in the NEW A.R.E. Camp Kitchen, and had plenty of time for play and relaxing conversation, too! The good news for YOU is that there is still time to register for your amazing get-away at A.R.E. Camp! We still have space available in our Children’s, Family, and Adult Sessions! Give this gift to your child or your entire family and expand your mind, body, and soul. At A.R.E. Camp, you will fill your days with meditation, workshops, arts and crafts, late afternoon swims in the pond, plentiful home-cooked, family-style meals full of veggies from our organic garden, long conversations with new friends, and hikes through Blue Ridge Mountain paradise. Contact A.R.E. Camp Manager, Malenka Kaydan, for information at 757-457-7162 or email Check our 2017 offerings and register online at or by calling 800-333-4499.

A.R.E. Camp Dining Hall Grand Opening!
We’re getting very excited to celebrate the Grand Opening of our NEW A.R.E. Camp Dining Hall and Kitchen! After months of hard work, we’re beginning to count down to the celebration! Join us June 30 – July 2 for a momentous weekend of celebration and merry-making! For event details, schedule, and to reserve your spot at the party, visit

NEW A.R.E. TOURS IN 2017 -- Visit
HOPKINSVILLE, KY for the Solar Eclipse, August 19 - 22, 2017. Led by Kevin J. Todeschi. It’s not too late to join Kevin and team for this once-in-a-lifetime(s) adventure! On the day of the eclipse, there will be a Cayce Field Day with games, Bluegrass music, and country lunch and dinner!! Kevin promises there just might be some “moonshine,” too, to celebrate the movements of the sun and the moon!
CHINA AND TIBET, September 12 – 25, 2017. LAST DAY FOR REGISTRATION IS JULY 1. Led by John Van Auken.
MAYAN CRUISE TO HONDURAS, BELIZE, AND MEXICO!, October 14 – 21, 2017. Led by Don Carroll.

The 2018 lineup of A.R.E. Tours promises just as exciting!!

  • Cambodia and Thailand led by Peter Woodbury MSW
  • Greece led by John Van Auken
  • Bimini led by Jennie Taylor Martin and animal communicator, Joan Ranquet
  • Ecuador and the Galapagos led by CEO Kevin J. Todeschi
  • Alaska Cruise Led by John Van Auken

Hopefully by now, you’ve received my letter in the mail, asking you to join me in supporting the A.R.E., financially. Many of our life-changing programs, like Prison Outreach, Prayer Services, our Library, and Study Groups to name a few, are 100% funded by your donations. In the letter, you’ll read about my 42-year journey with the A.R.E. I have worked in just about all of these transformational program areas over the years! Thank you for your ongoing support!