Our 2018 Presenters
Rev. Jane’s love of Science of Mind principles called her to ministry in 1999. She currently serves as Spiritual Leader of the Center for Spiritual Living Bonita. Her ability to capture your attention with humor and personal stories makes her a beloved teacher. Lives are changed and enriched as people uncover their ability to incorporate spiritual principles in their everyday life. She often reminds the congregation that this teaching is about practical application and the journey becomes a joyous adventure when we welcome Spirit to experience Its creativity through and as us.
At a very young age, Jim was formulating his vast musical repetoire. Growing up in an Italian-American household Jim was influenced by the music of Louis Prima, Frank Sinatra, Big Bands and the 60’s music of his older sisters like The Beatles, James Taylor, The Who and Motown.
Jim fronted many rock bands throughout high school and college (receiving a B.A. in Music from The University of Massachusetts at Amherst). After teaching music and performing on the East Coast for several years, Jim decided to bring his talents to the West Coast in 1989.
As an advocate for New Thought music he maintains relationships with many performers and loves sharing their music with local singers. He has served as Music Director of the Center for Spiritual Living Bonita since 2000 and is also the Wednesday night pianist at the Seaside Center for Spiriutal living.
Jim teaches private piano and voice lessons, taught elementary music at two Coronado elementary schools, was a Nordstrom pianist for 19 years and for the past six years plays piano and sings at Vigilucci’s Ristorante Coronado.
Gary Lynn Floyd is an American singer-songwriter who connects straight to the heart and lifts up a room with his inspirational lyrics and soulful style. A native of Houston, Gary began picking out melodies on a piano at four years old, and he’s been making music ever since. Today he writes and records deep and meaningful music, and shares these songs like a gift to audiences across the country. His style is a mix of pop, rhythm, and blues, combining silky vocals with powerful lyrics. It is Gary’s openness to divine inspiration that fuels his endless supply of musical ideas, creates his heart-opening lyrics, and is the light that shines through his performances.
Teri Wilder is an accomplished Gong Master, singer, songwriter, performer, and Reiki practitioner. After years of singing and writing music with a positive message, she understands the power of bringing good vibrations into peoples’ lives. Her passion for sound healing brought her to the gong, which has transformed her life with a new depth of vibrational experiences. She travels the country with her Songs & Gongs, sharing the music and sounds that support wholeness, well-being, creativity, and peace.
The gong is an ancient instrument, and its healing vibrations have been used around the world. Listeners can benefit in numerous ways, including stilling the mind and strengthening the nervous system to effectively deal with daily, stressful challenges.
The gong does not conflict with any religious beliefs; it simply quiets the mind, allowing the body to heal naturally. Simply relax comfortably and breathe deeply for a healing sound experience of the gong.
- Bring a yoga mat, blanket or pillows to lay on.
- Chairs also provided.