SCIENTOLOGY CHURCH OPENS DOORS TO A TRI-STATE WELCOME

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The Church of Scientology Greater Cincinnati celebrated the opening of its expansive new home Saturday, February 25. The inauguration was attended by more than a thousand Scientologists and state, county and city officials. Located in Florence, Kentucky, within the Cincinnati-Northern Kentucky metropolitan area, the Church’s new home stands at the intersection of Dixie Highway and Union Pike, the junction that inspired Florence’s original name of “Crossroads.” The new facility will not only prov … [Read more...]

Meet a Scientologist—Peter Hayward’s African Safaris Combine Luxury And Adventure With Sustainability

In a video featured on the Scientology Video channel, Peter Hayward credits L. Ron Hubbard administrative technology with the success of his safari operation.Scientologist Peter Hayward, founder of Hayward’s Grand Safari Events & Expeditions, is passionate about preserving the natural resources and culture of his native Africa.  His five-star luxury safaris inspire global government and business leaders and celebrities to champion sustainability.“If one redirects the huge amoun … [Read more...]

Meet a Scientologist: Octogenarian Frances Clark Remembers it All

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Frances Clark was 50 in 1973 when she first encountered Scientology.  Nearly 40 years later, at 88, she is still going strong.Growing up in South Carolina during the Great Depression, Frances Clark had already graduated from high school and begun training as a nurse when Japan bombed Pearl Harbor. With war declared, her once-sleepy Southern town was suddenly teeming with soldiers.  They came from all over the country and all walks of life, and they were ready for action.“The soldiers had … [Read more...]

Consequences of Anonymous Slander Campaigns

A story in the Stanford University Alumni Magazine presented a sobering look at the devastation hate-driven gossip can wreak in today's information age.Titled, "The Persecution of Daniel Lee" the article chronicles the smear campaign that destroyed the life and career of one the most popular  entertainers in South Korea and his celebrity wife.On earning a bachelor and  a master degree from Stanford in 3 1/2 years, wunderkind Daniel Lee chose to pursue the unconventional profession of hip-hop … [Read more...]

Meet a Scientologist-One Mother's Battle with the Unexpected Consequences of Premature Birth

November is Prematurity Awareness Month. Scientologist Cindy Gainsforth knew nothing about the issue until she had to live with the consequences herself, following the premature birth of her son Orion in 2009.Scientologist Cindy Gainsforth learned about the problems of premature birth the hard way."It was Saturday, September 5, 2009, at 6:05 p.m.," she recalls. "When my water broke, I was 35 1/2 weeks along. My hospital bags were not even packed-nothing was prepared."To make matters … [Read more...]

Red Ribbon Week

For anyone wishing to take a stand against drugs, this is Red  Ribbon Week.In his research in late 1960s through 1980s, L. Ron Hubbard discovered that drugs are a primary block to spiritual progress.  Scientologists are very active in what is known as "demand reduction"--educating youth on the truth about drugs, so they decide to live drug-free lives.Many American Scientologists are active in Red Ribbon Week.   Here is a brief statement of the history and purpose of the program: Red Ribbon We … [Read more...]

9/11 Tribute Painting

Renowned watercolorist and Scientologist Pomm Hepner was featured on NCB in Los Angeles on September 11.   She was interviewed about her painting called The Story of Unspoken Courage.Her website, http://pommfineart.com, tells of the significance of the painting:“In 2001, Pomm traveled to New York City a week after the September 11 tragedy to assist with the relief efforts and painted a huge, three-panel mural of the American flag. Pomm was inspired by this experience in New York. After se … [Read more...]

My 9/11 Story

There is something I can always get into a colorful discussion with, with just about anyone — especially other Scientologists, which is the curious question of, “Where were you on September 11th, 2001?”Now that it’s 10 years after these disasters happened in DC and New York, I figured I’d revisit this.Unfortunately for those who were there, it’s generally known to the world as “the day the Twin Towers went down”.  The Pentagon is generally a totally forgotten piece to the story, and I’ve come … [Read more...]


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