Scientology Community Activities

Possessed of technology, techniques and practical solutions and a desire to help, Scientologists around the world are involved in programs to improve society.Among the  humanitarian and community outreach programs Churches of Scientology sponsor are a global network of literacy and learning centers; worldwide drug education, prevention and rehabilitation; equally far-ranging human rights initiatives; and the Scientology Volunteer Minister program  to help when help is needed fast, as in t … [Read more...]

Why I am Proud to Support the International Association of Scientologists

“WHAT IS THE IAS?”  There’s a question I get asked quite often when I’m wearing my shirts that state I’m a member of the International Association of Scientologists, one I’m bound to get asked all the more often now that my family are all Patrons of the Association.“What’s that?”One fellow that I did web engineering with saw me wearing a shirt with a torch on it that said, “Crusader” and said, “Crusader – I think I’ve heard of those guys.”  – thinking it was a vend … [Read more...]

2001-2011: The Volunteer Ministers Movement—10 Years of Indiscriminate Help

Over the past 10 years the Scientology Volunteer Ministers movement has become the world’s largest independent relief force.The 800 Scientology Volunteer Ministers who served at Ground Zero in helping New York recover from  the terrorist attacks of 9/11 have inspired the growth of a movement that now spans the globe. In September 2001 there were 6,000 Volunteer Ministers—with more than 200,000 today, it is the largest independent relief force in the world.In creating the Volunteer Mini … [Read more...]

Volunteer Ministers Free On-Line Training

Scientology offers practical solutions to  improve conditions in your life and the lives of others.All the practical techniques used by Volunteer Ministers are drawn from the chapters of The Scientology Handbook. Combined, these chapters provide all the tools you need to confront and resolve virtually any life situation―from ending marital strife to recovering a friend from drugs to managing a company for optimum success.In order to make these chapters and the technology they contain as avail … [Read more...]

September–Disaster Preparedness Month

In August, President Obama declared September National Disaster Month.It is appropriate in light of September 11, which will long live in history as the nations most infamous disaster.  September is also a month when hurricanes strike the South and the Gulf Coast and wildfires engulf California (and Texas this year).The volunteer response to 9/11 was immediate and intense.  But only a few years late, with Hurricanes Katrina and Rita in 2005, I believe America woke up to the fact that our c … [Read more...]

Communication–Quantity vs. Quality

Lest there be any question of how much people prize communication, twitter is reported to be generating a billion tweets every five days, and 700 million people use Facebook.Yet, despite all the talking, texting, chatting and video sharing, most people are still bothered by misunderstandings, arguments, and at least the occasional feeling of isolation.A film on the Volunteer Ministers website presents simple communication principles developed by L. Ron Hubbard.The film is part of a free … [Read more...]

An article in the Times of India discusses a Scientology technique called the touch assist., a procedure that is described fully in the Scientology Handbook booklet called "Assists for Illnesses and Injuries."Here is an excerpt from the article:People often get hurt or fall prey to diseases, injuries or mishaps and accidents. The role of medicine is limited – it treats the body, but overlooks the relationship a person’s mental attitude can have on his own body.A technique called Ass … [Read more...]

http://www.patheos.com/blogs/scientologybeliefs/2011/09/437/

Scientology Volunteer Ministers

The Scientology Volunteer Ministers Corps is an embracive program of the Church of Scientology to provide community service, disaster relief and emergency response. Created more than 30 years ago by Scientology Founder L. Ron Hubbard, the program has expanded to over 200,000 Volunteer Ministers worldwide who have served at 187 disaster sites, including Ground Zero after 9/11, the Southeast Asia tsunami, Hurricane Katrina and Haiti.Volunteer Ministers have trained and partnered with more than … [Read more...]


CLOSE | X

HIDE | X