School of Spiritual Healing and Prophecy

Directors & Faculty



Rev Tom Cratsley -Fellowships of the Spirit School of Healing and Prophecy Director

Reverend Tom Cratsley, B.S.

~Spiritual Healing

An exceptionally gifted healer, counselor and teacher who has devoted much of his career to exploring ways of “healing from the spiritual heart.” A graduate of University of Buffalo, he went on to study psychology and religion at Harvard Divinity School. Tom also studied with renowned medium, Rev. Edith Sandy Wendling. Tom’s work has been strongly influenced by the ideas of psychiatrist Roberto Assagioli, a groundbreaker in the fields of humanistic and transpersonal psychology; by Robert Fritz, for his pioneering work in structural thinking and the creative process (and for whom Tom created and taught a class in the development of intuition); and by Andrew Jackson Davis, the 19th-century mystic who developed a model of the human psyche based on levels of perception. Tom is the Director and a faculty member of the School of Spiritual Healing and Prophecy. He is also featured in Sandra Taylor’s book, The Hidden Power of Past Lives. Tom’s joyful, gentle approach to teaching and healing opens the hearts of all who work with him.

Rev. Angie Abt

Rev. Angela Abt, B.A.

Associate Director
~Mediumship and Prophecy
~Spiritual Insight Training (Combined Parts 1&2)

A Registered Lily Dale Medium in Lily Dale, NY, and the Associate Director of our School of Healing and Prophecy. Angie is a 2002 graduate of Fellowships of the Spirit’s School of Spiritual Healing and Prophecy. She received her degree in Human Services with a concentration in Counseling and Psychology in 2005. A practicing medium for over 30 years, Angie currently has her own thriving mediumship and spiritual counseling practice located in Buffalo, NY, where for the past 17 years she has taught meditation and intuitive development. Prior to 2002, Angie worked as a customer relations manager in various industries for over 21 years.


Mediumship and Prophecy

Bill Coller

Rev. Bill Coller
~Mediumship and Prophecy

Rev. Bill Coller has worked as a medium for over 40 years. While he worked as a mechanical engineer and management consultant, he served Spiritualist churches in the U.K. and Europe as a speaker, medium, and healer. Today, Bill’s spiritual work takes him around the world full time. He is considered by many to be one of the most consistently accurate mediums and teachers working today. He resides in Switzerland, and his base in the U.S. is the Inner Spiritual Center in New Jersey where he is co-founder and co-director.

Rev John Heppner - Fellowships of the Spirit

Rev. John Heppner, MBA, EdD
~Mediumship and Prophecy

Rev. John Heppner has worked for over 20 years studying, lecturing, and teaching about spiritual philosophy, healing, and mediumship. Ordained as a Spiritualist minister in 1996 in Indiana, John continued his education and received an MBA from Indiana Wesleyan University in 2006, and his doctorate in education with a specialization in organizational leadership in 2017 from Northcentral University of Arizona. John resides in Muncie, Indiana, where he works in the field of adult education. John brings many of the dynamic educational approaches from adult education into his spiritual work, creating an interactive and robust environment for learners.

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Rev. Sharon Siubis
~Mediumship and Prophecy

Sharon has trained and worked as a Spiritualist minister, speaker, medium, and healer for over 16 years. Holding a degree in Education, Sharon uses her background and understanding of teaching techniques in her classes, seminars, and now in the ongoing education program of Intuitive and Mediumistic Development through the Inner Spiritual Center where she is co-founder and co-director. She currently teaches and demonstrates mediumship throughout the U.S. and Switzerland.

Michelle Paterniti

Rev. Michelle Paterniti

~Mediumship and Prophecy

Rev. Michelle Paterniti is a gifted medium, spiritual teacher, and healer who has dedicated her life to helping others connect with their spiritual selves. From a young age, she demonstrated the ability to communicate with spirits and connect with the divine realm. Michelle has continued to develop her abilities and is now an ordained Spiritualist minister with Fellowships of the Spirit with a mission to help others find a deeper sense of purpose.

Cassandra Joan Butler - Fellowships of the Spirit Astrology Class Instructor

Cassandra Joan Butler, B.S.W., M.S. L.M.T.
~Mediumship and Prophecy

An internationally regarded astrologer, Cassandra Joan Butler uses an integrative approach that blends mastery in astrology, body work, and mediumship. An experienced workshop presenter and teacher Cassandra has taught at Fellowships of the Spirit, Lily Dale Assembly, Chautauqua Institution, SOTA, the Kepler Conference, UAC, as well as many WNY colleges. She is the founding pastor of the Divine Grace Fellowship and is a member of the Fellowships of the Spirit. A passionate communicator she is a frequent media guest across the country. Cassandra’s education includes degrees from Cornell, and Syracuse Universities, and the New York Institute of Massage Therapy.

Spiritual Healing

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Rev. Barbara Sanson
~Spiritual Healing

A graduate of the School of Spiritual Healing and Prophecy, she has studied and worked in this field since 1970. She is a certified NLPTM practitioner, is certified in Therapeutic Touch, and has worked extensively with the hospice movement. Barbara is a powerful model of the successful integration of healing and prophecy. She combines both aspects of her spiritual gifts with ease. Barbara is currently the President of the Lily Dale Healing Association and has served as the chairperson of Lily Dale’s Healing Temple since 1992.

Tina Zion

Tina M. Zion
~Spiritual Healing

Tina Zion is a fourth-generation medium specializing in medical intuition and teaching it internationally. She has worked in the mental health field as an R.N., with national board specialty certification in mental health nursing from the American Nurses Credentialing Association. Tina is a Gestalt-trained counselor, graduating from the Indianapolis Gestalt Institute in 1997. She has been certified in clinical hypnotherapy with the American Council of Hypnotist Examiners since 1985. Tina has authored Become a Medical Intuitive: The Complete Developmental Course, The Reiki Teacher’s Manual, and is a contributing author in Michael Newton’s Memories of the Afterlife.

Spiritual Studies

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Dr. Rocco A. Errico, Ph.D, Th.D
~Spiritual Studies

Founder and president of the Noohra Foundation of Smyrna, GA. Dr. Errico is an ordained Unity minister, lecturer, author, Bible authority, translator, Aramaic instructor, educator, and spiritual counselor. He is a gifted and brilliant teacher and author and is one of the most dynamic and sought-after speakers. He offers keys that unlock mystical and metaphysical meanings in Scripture. Dr. Errico’s books include: And There Was Light, Setting a Trap for God: The Aramaic Prayer of Jesus, Let There Be Light: The Seven Keys, The Mysteries of Creation: The Genesis Story, The Message of Mathew, 7 volume set on Aramaic Light on the New Testament, The Aramaic Light on Genesis.

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Rev. Ronald Skowronski
~Spiritual Studies

A sought-after speaker and teacher at Lily Dale for over 30 years. By age 18 Ron was immersed in Spiritualism, and at 25 he was the youngest ordained Spiritualist minister in the National Spiritualist Association of Churches and pastored Plymouth Spiritualist Church in Rochester, NY, from 1980-1990. Long noted as an authority on Spiritualism, he is also a humorist and social activist. In 1991, he became an ordained minister with the United Church of Religious Science and teaches Science of Mind. He is dedicated to working for a world “that works for everybody.”

Mark Thomas - Fellowships of the Spirit

Rev. Mark W. Thomas, BS
~Spiritual Studies
~Spiritual Insight Training (Combined Parts 1&2)

Mark’s early spiritual development came from his family, which was actively engaged in the United Methodist Church. Along with his wife Elaine and Dr. Joseph and Patricia Panebianco, they founded in 1988 Fellowships of the Spirit and its School of Spiritual Healing and Prophecy.

Over the years, Mark’s passionate desire for spiritual development has brought him to study Vedic, Taoist, Buddhist, and mystical Christian teachings with a variety of teachers and writers from around the world. He currently lectures at various spiritual communities and continues to teach classes in advanced meditation practices in the School of Spiritual Healing and Prophecy and to its graduates.

Rev. Brad Young

Rev. Brad Young, MS, LCMHC, CHT
~Spiritual Studies

Brad first began dowsing in 1999. Trained in basic and advanced dowsing through ASD (The American Society of Dowsers). Later he became an instructor for ASD and co-taught their basic school for three years during the annual convention. Brad is a graduate of the Fellowships of the Spirit ordination program and continues to provide instruction in basic and advanced dowsing for new students seeking ordination.

Rev. Lisa Peterangelo

Rev. Lisa Peterangelo
~Spiritual Studies

Rev. Lisa Peterangelo graduated from Fellowships of the Spirit in 2011. After that Lisa followed the path of Chaplaincy, attending Colgate Rochester Crozer Divinity School, and graduating with a master’s in divinity. She completed her clinical training in Buffalo New York within the Catholic Health System. Lisa has worked in hospitals, nursing homes, and now serves as a Chaplain for Hospice Buffalo.