2021 ADL Fall Conference

Emerge & Converge

You are invited to join the Alliance of Divine Love community at our upcoming conference!

Register Today!

The Alliance of Divine Love Fall Conference is LIVE & IN PERSON for 2021


We're celebrating "50 Years In The Greatest Degree of Love"

November 11-14, 2021

The Lodge at Flat Rock | North Carolina

In-Person Event

Open to ALL (including non-ministers)

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Registration Options

Please log in if you are an ADL Minister, to ensure you receive ADL Minister pricing and the registration/purchase links to your account.

ADL Ministers (Log in for Discounted Rate)


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Includes    Access to All Sessions

(Thursday Dinner - Sunday Breakfast)

Saturday Evening Gala

   Bring a Beloved - $229* 

*Add others to your registration during checkout and they'll get the ADL minister rate too!

Non-ADL Minister



Includes    Access to All Sessions

(Thursday Dinner - Sunday Breakfast)

Saturday Evening Gala

   Bring a Beloved - $229* 

*Add others to your registration during checkout and get a discount on each registration.


Room Reservations

Make your room reservations directly with The Lodge at Flat Rock.

By Phone: 828-693-9910

Rooms available are: 

King Suite with living room, kitchen and a pull out sofa for sharing the space. A French door divides the two rooms. Prices vary from weekday and weekend rates: $119 to $169 plus tax.

Studio Suite with a kitchen and two double beds. All rooms are a good size. Rate: $99 to $119 plus tax.

Overflow Rooms at Mountain Inn & Suites - right next door
Phone:  828-692-7772  

Conference Schedule

All times are shown in Eastern Standard Time. Schedule subject to change.

Thursday (Nov 11)

Registration Starts on Thursday at 3:00 PM

Thursday Night (5:00 PM - 9:00 PM)

Happy Hour Gathering with heavy appetizers
Music, dancing and celebration of being together!

Friday (Nov 12)

Morning (9:00 AM)

- Rev. Dr. Bonnie Barnes-Kelley Presentation 9:00 – Self-Love
- Rev. Therese Inzerillo Presentation 10:00 - Blossoming into your Full Potential - Personally and as an ADL Minister 
- Rev. Dr. Karen Turek  11:00 - Opening the Mystic Heart…Embracing the Power of Affirmative Prayer

Afternoon (12:00 PM)

- Barbecue Lunch outside at The Lodge
        *Followed by a hike at the Flat Rock Park or Carl Sandburg and                also a tour of the office
- Drumming Circle at the ADL Property with Smores at 3:00 pm
Facilitated by Revs. John and Heidi Kowalchyk and Ed Carrasquillo

Evening (7:00 PM)

- Rev. Stacey Bourgeois Presentation – Racial Relations

Saturday (Nov 13)

Morning (9:00 AM)

- Angel Squad/Prayer Ministry Presentation
- National Office Staff Presentation
         - BOT Report: Board Presentation 

Afternoon (12:00 PM)

- Ministerial Ordinations
 -  DDMS Conferrals, including introductions 

Evening (6:30 PM)
50 Years of Divine Love Gala

- Emcee Rev. Ed Carrasquillo will be hosting
                    Dinner, Dancing and Celebration of our ministry,                      the new ministers and DDMS

Festive Dress for the occasion!

Sunday (Nov 14)

Morning (11:00 AM)

- Founder Presentation: Rev. Dr. Barb Selwa
- Sunday Service and Closing Ceremony

Afternoon (12:00 PM)

Optional walking tour of Chimney Rock (group rates apply) and Lake Lure areas. Visit the shops and enjoy Tapas at Burntshirt Winery Tasting Room.

Monday (Nov 15)

Optional excursion to the Biltmore Estate. Cost TBD, but may be approximately $80 per person (group rates apply - TBD) plus lunch. We will tour the house, winery and Biltmore grounds. Afterward, we’ll stop at the Sierra Nevada Brewery on the way home for a self-guided tour and a snack.

Exploring Flat Rock & Nearby Sites

More Information on Optional Excursions

Chimney Rock Park

Burntshirt Tasting Room

Biltmore Estate

Sierra Nevada Brewery

Exhibitor Opportunities Available

This is a great opportunity to reach your ideal customers!

Reach people who are spiritually-minded, passionate about personal growth and healing modalities of all kinds. 


If you have products or services that align with our attendees, we would love to have you participate in our conference!

Feel free to contact ADL Support for more info.

Some Examples of Successful Exhibitors

    • Energy/Light Workers
    • Crystal Shops
    • Healers
  • Spiritual Growth Course Instructors
  • Workshop/Retreat Leaders
  • Venues & Event Organizers
  • Naturopathic Practitioners
    • Diviners/Readers
    • Book Publishers
    • Authors

Exhibitor Fees**

If you are an ADL Minister, you will need to be logged in to receive minister-only pricing.



not an ADL Minister

Share your products, services, or message at your own vendor table.

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ADL Ministers


Share your products, services, or message at your own vendor table.

** Exhibitors will also need to register as an attendee.

Our Gratitude

Many thanks to our Conference Planning Committee for their devoted behind-the-scenes efforts over many months to create this event for us!

  • Rev. Charlotte McGinnis (co-chair)
  • Rev. Diane Baker (co-chair)
  • Rev. Pamela Crissey
  • Rev. Brian Crissey
  • Rev. Analisa Domenica
  • Rev. Dona Menz
  • Rev. Jerri Mannion
  • Rev. Julie Considine
  • Rev. Ed Carrasquillo
  • Rev. Tony Gogue