Rev. Jim Toole has devoted over 35 years to working with people in their exploration and discovery of their own spiritual truth, purpose and pathway in life. He is a medium, conscious channeler, inspirational speaker, personal and spiritual development counselor, workshop facilitator, meditation leader, teacher and energetic healer.
He is a native of Sarasota and makes his home here with his wife Jacqueline. He has served at Unity Church of Sarasota and Center for Positive Living. He was trained, certified and served as a healer, counselor, associate minister and minister here at SCOL, formerly Shrine of the Master, for 11 years. He is the Pastor of Sarasota Center of Light where he serves the members and friends of SCOL for all their spiritual needs, including teaching classes, facilitating workshops, conducting healing and message services, presenting internal and community events and has a private practice offering counseling, mediumship, and healing. He is a cofounder and has been the director of Radiance of Sarasota, an inspiration and wellness center for the past 12 years.
Rev. Jim has extensive training in a full spectrum of energetic and spiritual modalities such as Craniosacral 1 and 2, Medical Intuitive 1 and 2, Intuitive Energetics (blends mediumship and energetic healing) and Reiki 1, 2, 3 and Reiki Master. He has studied with the Clearmind International Institute based in Vancouver, Canada and facilitated their innovative spiritual/transpersonal educational and psycho-therapeutic programs. He has studied and is extensively familiar with multiple religions, philosophies and doctrines including metaphysically interpreting the New Testament. He has studied, practiced and taught The Course in Miracles for over 20 years.
Rev Jim’s commitment and focus as pastor of the Sarasota Center of Light, is to always be guided by Spirit, to blend the well anchored tenants established by the founders with the ever-expanding current reflection of the Love and Light of the center, as its expression now, and for the future of Metaphysical Spirituality.
Statement of Purpose
My personal and spiritual purpose in life is to be of service to assist and support individuals, families, organizations, communities and the world to find their connection and relationship to God, Spirit, their higher purpose and inspiration. Through mediumship, healing, teaching, counseling, inspirational speaking, writing, and Being All I Am, uplift mankind and make a powerful difference in the world.