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Messages That Are Heaven Scent! | Soul Inspirations 309 • October 21, 2019

Hi Everyone and welcome to my Soul Inspirations newsletter : "Messages That Are Heaven Scent!"

There are many different types of symbols and messages that those in Spirit can send us. One of the more common ways our loved ones can communicate with us is through our sense of smell. Scents have an amazing power to vividly bring back memories that we may have long forgotten. When we smell a freshly baked apple pie, it may bring up loving memories of a grandmother, or the smell of the ocean could conjure up memories of happy days spent on your dad’s boat.

Stop and think for a minute right now what scents bring back special memories for you. Mine would have to be the aroma of my mom’s Italian cooking, which brings back memories of Mom giving us samples as she cooked.

All too often, these signs are quite subtle. For example, if your dad used to smoke cigars in his lifetime and one day for no reason, you smell cigar smoke, don’t be alarmed. Obviously, check that there’s no one in the house actually smoking a cigar. If not, then it might be your dad’s way of saying, “I just wanted to let you know that I’m here with you.”

During one of my winter lectures about recognizing communications from the Other-Side, a young woman in the audience raised her hand. “My mom passed away a few years ago. She was always working in her garden and her neighbors all admired her spectacular flowers. In fact, she won a number of ribbons for her roses.”

Then this young woman told us that on the anniversary of her mom’s passing a few days before this event, she woke up to find her entire house filled with the sweet smell of roses.

I asked her to come up on stage. As I placed her face in my hands and looked into her tearful eyes, I asked her, “Darling, so what do you think that was?”

I thought the answer was almost a given, but what she said next surprised me.

“I just thought it was the Glade Air Freshener coming in from one of my neighbors!”

Trying not to embarrass her, I replied: “You mean to tell me that on the anniversary of your mom’s passing—a woman known for her prize roses—your whole house fills with the scent of roses during a snowstorm! You honestly think that an air freshener could travel from one house to another, through two sets of double glazed storm windows and fill your house with that smell?”

“Well, John, I didn’t know what else to think,” she said, still struggling with her belief in communications from the Other-Side. I just gave her a huge hug.

“That was most likely your mom saying, I’m here with you today and I love you so very much,” I said. She walked off stage with a smile that radiated through the entire auditorium, clearly beginning to believe that this was a clear gift from her mom.


It’s fascinating to me how often we try to rationalize every experience. Not everything is explainable, especially when we’re talking about the ways our loved ones send us validations. I genuinely believe that those on the Other-Side, given the chance, will never miss a good party!

So remember, just because their soul is no longer in a physical body, doesn’t mean they’re not stopping by once in awhile to let you know that they still care. Have you received a message through a familiar scent from a loved one who passed? If so, please share your story on my Facebook page or, you can always phone into my Spirit Connections radio show.

Equally, if you want to share this newsletter with anyone you think might benefit from the comfort of knowing that you're never alone, feel free to share or recommend they join our community.

Live a Soul-filled life!




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An Afternoon of Spirit Messages
October 26th, 2019, Wilmette Theater, Wilmette, IL
During this special afternoon, John will present a fascinating insight into how a medium connects with Spirit to bring healing messages of hope, love, and inspiration.

John will explain how our loved ones on the Other-Side continually try to send us signs and symbols to let us know they are still connected to us. He will also explain how you can have your own personal connections.
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3 Mediums - An Evening of Spirit Communication
November 6th, 2019, Dedham, MA
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The Psychic's Guide to Awakening Your Natural Intuitive Abilities
November 8th-10th, 2019, Virginia Beach, VA
Top-rated psychic and mediums John Holland, Rev. Janet Nohavec, Karen Noé and more ... bring you an experiential training and development course that will give you the tools you need to awaken and apply your innate psychic abilities, and provide guidance on how to put those insights into action as part of your daily life!
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Demonstration of Mediumship
November 12th, 2019, Virginia Beach, VA
Join Rev. Janet Nohavec & John Holland for an evening of messages from Spirit.  The mediums will give as many messages as time allows. This demonstration of mediumship will be held at Edgar Cayce's A.R.E (Association for Reasearch & Enlightenment).
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Spirit of the Season
December 7th, 2019, Amesbury, MA
The magic of the holidays never really ends and its greatest gifts are family and friends ... here, as well and those on the Other-Side

The holidays can be a sensitive time for many, but you're never truly alone. Believe in the magic of the season and join me for a special afternoon of Spirit Messages filled with love, inspiration and hope.
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