- Study Group – The Spirits’ Book: 1:45 pm to 3:15 pm (closed group)
This is a Portuguese only group based on the study of The Spirits’ Book, decoded by Allan Kardec. This book is the initial landmark publication of Spiritism that has made a profound impact on the thoughts and views of life of a considerable portion of humankind since the first French edition, published in 1857.
The Spirits’ Book provides answers to questions regarding the origin, nature and destiny of every spirit on earth – and those of other worlds as well. It also addresses the issues of God, creation, moral laws and the nature of spirits and their relationships with humans. The book contains answers that were dictated to mediums all over the world by highly evolved spirits.
- Study Groups – Gospel Apprentices: 3:30 pm to 5:00 pm (closed group)
Those are Portuguese only group studies which aim to provide Christian lessons to students as an essential proposal for the moral perfection of each person through their own Inner Reform. It seeks the renewal of each person through their feelings, thoughts and attitudes, giving them experiences of true self-knowledge and awakening of their divine ideals.
It is a process of Spiritual Initiation based on the Gospel of Jesus.
- Study Group – Gospel Workshop: 4:00 pm to 5:00 pm
This Portuguese only group study is open to anyone who wants to learn, understand and study Spiritism’s concepts and its various aspects and lessons. Its objectives are to promote self-balance through Spiritist enlightenment.
- Healing: 5:00 pm to 5:15 pm
The Healing consists of movements of the hands from one person over another, without touching. In the light of the Spiritist Doctrine, it is a transmission of energies in a prayerful atmosphere, with the assistance of the Elevated Superior Spirits to help harmonize the spirit of the person assisted. Everyone is welcome.
- Lectures: 5:15 pm to 5:45 pm
There are always two simultaneous lectures, one in Portuguese and another in English, discussing the same topic. Those sections provide information, teachings and insights in the light of the Gospel of Jesus and the lessons Jesus himself taught us many years ago. Everyone is welcome.
- Kids Spiritism Classes: 5:15 pm to 5:45 pm
These classes are for kids of any age and are developed in both Portuguese and English. The main objective is to teach and improve the moral potential of the kids through the development of good feelings, moral conscience, fraternal love and respect for others, always guided by the Gospel of Jesus.
At the same time, the classes are guided by logical reasoning and daily life challenges both studied based on the principles of Spiritist Doctrine, which will lead our children to intellectual and moral autonomy, knowing how to recognize the Divine Laws that govern our lives.
- Healing: 5:45 pm to 6:00 pm
Similar to the healing developed between 5:00 pm and 5:15 pm, this section also consists of movements of the hands from one person over another without touching. In this section, there is also the support of a group of people and it is indicated individually after the person states their needs to additional support, which is given by Fraternal Chat in combination with this healing section.
- Relaxation reading: 5:45 pm to 6:15 pm
During the reading, the room is kept in silence and the only voice heard is of the person reading messages of God’s lessons, moral laws, relationships with humans and our own soul, etc. This is a moment to those awaiting the second healing section or the Fraternal Chat, or to those who want to enjoy the atmosphere full of good and spiritual energy for a little longer. Everyone is welcome.
- Fraternal Chat (private): 5:45 pm to 6:30 pm
These are individual chats with the objective to listen to people’s particular situations and issues and guide, in the light of the Spiritism teachings, whoever seeks it. The section offers the possibility of a broad vision of the personal issue, opening up new perspectives and the lessons of Spiritism as a guide. Those sections might lead to the second Healing section.
- Mediumship group (closed group): 6:00 pm to 8:00 pm
This is a Portuguese section only developed by and for volunteers of Paul and Stephen with prior knowledge and studies in Spiritism who want to broaden their knowledge about the interchange between Spiritual and Human worlds.
They work in private, without public participation. The services focus on the spiritual situation of the cases, promoting clarification and guidance to both incarnated and disincarnated spirits.