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Keys to a Life of Spirit
A Contemporary Cayce Immersion Experience. Join SEVEN experts who have studied and taught the Edgar Cayce material for decades, and now bring this soul-enhancing information to life for you. Plus get a FREE book!
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July 19, 2019 - July 21, 2019
Virginia Beach , VA

This weekend will give you the keys to unlock the power and meaning of the Edgar Cayce readings, in plain language even a beginner can understand.

The wisdom within the Edgar Cayce readings is as relevant today—often even more so—as it was when it was first delivered. Join seven experts who have studied, applied, and taught the Edgar Cayce material for decades, and now bring this life-changing, soul-enhancing information to life for you. They cover some of the key topics from the readings and bring you practical insights into how these concepts can be applied to boost your soul growth and accelerate your spiritual development.

  • Discover the power of meditation to enhance soul growth and improve the quality of your life
  • See the wisdom in your dreams—the voice of your higher self
  • Understand the bigger picture of your life and our soul’s destiny
  • Get practical tips for using some of Cayce’s most popular remedies for a healthy lifestyle
  • Learn how the pattern Jesus gave us can be valuable for all of us to follow, regardless of your religion or spiritual heritage
  • Explore the Akashic Record and ways to enhance your personal intuition
  • Understand what Cayce said about the forces that shape our world today
  • Uncover your most essential gifts and strengths, and discover fresh, new ways to use these gifts for the greater good


"As ye use that as is known, there is given the more and more light to know from whence ye came and whither ye go." Edgar Cayce reading 364-4

"But keep a normal balance, not being an extremist in any direction—whether in diet, exercise, spirituality or morality—but in all let there be a coordinant influence. For, every phase of the physical, mental and spiritual life is dependent upon the other. They are one..." Edgar Cayce reading 2533-3

The Cayce readings presented for today's seeker.

Whether you are new to the Edgar Cayce philosophy or have studied the readings for years, this exploration of his material speaks to you today in a way that is readily understood and applied to your life. Join us for this unforgettable opportunity to benefit from the depth of knowledge and extensive experience of these outstanding teachers as they share the wisdom of the Cayce readings with warmth, humor, and insight.

Don't miss these conference extras:
You can enjoy morning dream sharing sessions led by Cayce dreams expert Cheryl Baer-Bernath, CHt, over a light breakfast each morning—included with the program! Be sure to bring a journal or notebook and pen for recording your dreams. 


You'll also have the option of joining Karen Boldt for Lessons from "A Search for God" at lunch on Saturday*, to experience the transformative power of this important material, considered by many to be Edgar Cayce's greatest legacy.
*Order lunch at registration check-in; cost not included with program.


You will also receive this FREE BOOK at registration check-in to continue your exploration at home! Edgar Cayce’s Thoughts for the Day: 365 Inspiring Lessons by Kieth VonderOhe 


Not able to make it to Virginia Beach? You can still be part of this event! The following presentations are available as an online, live-stream during the event and to rewatch on-demand at any time after.

Saturday, July 20: Christopher Fazel presents Edgar Cayce on the Forces That Shape Our World Today

Sunday, July 21: Kevin J. Todeschi presents The Transformative Power of the Edgar Cayce Readings: The Akashic Records, Your Soul Growth, & Your Personal Intuition

SEVEN of A.R.E.’s most popular presenters bring their most-requested topics!
Additional Info and Schedule
July 19 - 21, 2019
Virginia Beach Headquarters
Edgar Cayce's A.R.E.
215 67th Street
Virginia Beach, VA 23451
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is an internationally renowned speaker, a long-time A.R.E. staff member, a current director at A.R.E, and a popular leader of A.R.E.’s tours to sacred sites around the world. He is the author of numerous bestselling books including Edgar Cayce on the Spiritual Forces Within You, Angels, Fairies, Demons, & the Elementals, and is co-author of his most recent, Edgar Cayce on the Mysterious Essenes: Lessons from Our Sacred Past. His extensive knowledge of the Edgar Cayce readings, the Bible, ancient Egypt mysticism, world religions, and Christ Consciousness make him a popular and authoritative teacher.

To view John's upcoming schedule of events, visit our events search page for "John Van Auken." 



is Executive Director and CEO of Edgar Cayce’s Association for Research & Enlightenment, A.R.E. ( and Atlantic University, AU (,responsible for managing the day-to-day operations of the Edgar Cayce organizations. As both student and teacher of the Cayce material for more than forty years, he has lectured on countless subjects in front of thousands of individuals upon five different continents.

A prolific writer, he is the author of more than 25 books, including the best-selling Edgar Cayce on the Akashic Records, Edgar Cayce on Soul MatesContemporary Cayce, Edgar Cayce on Auras and Colors (co-author), Edgar Cayce on Reincarnation and Family Karma, Edgar Cayce's Twelve Lessons in Personal Spirituality and The Best Dream Book Ever. He also authored A.R.E.'s "Dream App" for both iPhone and Android. 

Known for his knowledge of the Edgar Cayce information, his sense of humor, and his ability to explain complex topics in a straightforward and easy to understand manner, Kevin remains one of A.R.E.'s most popular speakers. To find out Kevin's upcoming A.R.E. sponsored events please visit 



received his undergraduate degree in psychology from Harvard University in Cambridge, Massachusetts and his master’s degree in social work from Boston University. He trained in hypnotherapy and past-life regression techniques with Dr. Brian Weiss, Dr. Allen Chips, and Dan Brown, PhD. Peter is in private practice as a psycho-therapist and hypnotherapist in Virginia Beach, with a focus on the use of spirituality and faith as tools for personal transformation and liberation.

A student of the Cayce readings for over 20 years, he is a popular presenter on key topics from the Cayce readings both at A.R.E. Headquarters and in the field. Fluent in three languages, he is also known for his outstanding leadership of A.R.E. Tours to South America, India, and Egypt. He also finds time to play Edgar Cayce in the popular one-man show titled “An Evening with Edgar Cayce.”


Christopher Fazel, MDiv, is the co-author of The Edgar Cayce Handbook for Creating Your Future. He has been a student of the Edgar Cayce readings since he was a teen. He served on the A.R.E. staff in the 1980s, and went on to earn a Master of Divinity (MDiv) degree and was ordained in the United Church of Christ (UCC). He served as a church pastor and later as co-pastor until his recent retirement.


Renée is a Nationally Certified Massage Therapist and Reflexologist, Reiki Master, and Certified Hypnotherapist. She graduated from the Cayce/Reilly® School of Massage in 2002, and now serves on the faculty. Renée has a 1000-Hour Massage Therapy Certificate, and over 200 hours in additional training in several holistic healing modalities. She also serves as a therapist at the A.R.E. Health Center & Spa.

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Karen Boldt has been on the A.R.E. staff since 2003, serving in a variety of departments including the A.R.E. Health Center & Spa, the Cayce/Reilly School of Massage, and Youth and Family Services. She currently oversees A Search for God/Spiritual Growth Groups and Prayer and Meditation Services. A student of the Cayce Readings, focusing on the 262 and 281 series, Karen has held a daily prayer and meditation devotion for over 17 years. She is also a member of the Glad Helpers Prayer Healing Group, a workshop facilitator, and A.R.E. speaker.


Cheryl Baer-Bernath, CHt is a former long-time A.R.E. staff member, professional singer and musician, and certified Hypnotherapist. A popular lecturer on dreams and reincarnation, and an avid journal keeper, she has been featured on various radio shows and publications.