Thursday, September 8, 2022 at 5:30 PM EDT
Thursday, September 15, 2022 at 5:30 PM EDT

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ISD Oneonta Headquarters + ZOOM- Tom Landon's home 
124 county Highway 58
Oneonta, NY 13820

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Rev. Diana Friedell, Pastor & Co-Director 
Institute for Spiritual Development 


Diana Friedell, Metaphysician, Minister, Teacher, Actress, and Director, received her advanced training in the Spiritualist tradition.  She has been doing readings & healings for twenty years. Diana is a 2004 graduate of the School for Healing and Prophecy through Fellowships of the Spirit in Lily Dale, NY, and a graduate of SUNY Oneonta, where she studied teaching and theatre.  Diana was sanctioned as a Minister through Institute for Spiritual Development, where she currently serves as Director. Diana was called to this work as a result of her search for spiritual meaning after her youngest son passed away unexpectedly in 1994. 

 More Info:  www.dianafriedell.com or find TuningInTuningUp on facebook.


ISD Ceremonial Leadership Training 

Sept. 8 + Sept. 15-2022 

This 2 part class covers deportment, protocol, and presentation for all who appear in the public eye, and training for the function of MC during the spiritual services at the Institute. This class meets a requirement to fulfill Phase I of the ISD Metaphysical Ministry Program, but is open to anyone who is called to leadership positions. . . Class is  in person at the new ISD center, or you may attend via zoom- specify which way you will attend at the Registration Button below.

  What will be covered?

  • Getting to Know Eachother- What drew you to Ministry; sharing our personal vision for ourselves
  • Your Voice as a Ceremonial Leader/Minister
  • Your Deportment as a Ceremonial Leader/Minister:   Both in person and on Zoom
  • Delivery practice "at the podium" with poems, prayers
  • Review The Order of Service on Sundays (Emcee Role)
  • Receive a book of ISD Source Materials
  • Create & deliver our own Emcee Script