Rev. Dr. Anthony Farmer is a spiritual teacher and visionary. He is an Ordained Interfaith Minister (2008 The New Seminary of Interfaith Studies) and Ordained Interfaith/Interfaith Cleric and Wisdom Keeper (Order of Universal Interfaith). He received his Doctor of Ministry from The New Seminary in Maryland in 2016. A published author, Rev. Anthony walks the path of mystic and shaman. He is an Usui Reiki Master Teacher.
Rev. Anthony received the vision and created Visions of the Heart Spiritual Ministries, which is a interfaith and inclusive spiritual community that gathers in the Takoma Park, MD area. Visions of the Heart Ministries (Spiritual Life Center) held is first Sunday service on March 20, 2010 in Mount Rainier, MD. Visions of the Heart Ministries, a church, a school, a healing center, a sacred circle, a community, is seven years old and growing.
Rev. Anthony is a Certified Spiritual Life Coach, having graduated and served on the faculty of Inner Visions Institute for Spiritual Development, Silver Spring, MD.
He is the author of Conversations with the Elders: The Sacred Journeys .
Rev. Anthony has created several spiritual and consciousness development programs including:
- The Path to Heart – Awaken to the Master-Self – an 11-month inward spiritual journey of rediscovery and reconnecting to your soul’s purpose, receiving clarity on how the divine line demonstrates through you.
- Usui Reiki-plus Classes and Attunements – As a Reiki Master Teacher, Rev. teaches and guides students on the wonders of Reiki, a gentle and powerful, hands-on healing system infused with his work as a mystic, shaman and interfaith minister.
- Feather of Fire Shamanic Circle and Mastermind (a spiritual journey using shamanic teachings, tools and technology to expand consciousness and self-awareness)
In January 2017, Rev. Dr. Anthony Farmer was named “Grandfather Ocean” during a ceremony with the Sacred Grandfathers and Great Spirit. The name speaks to his “expansive spiritual walk of wisdom, enlightenment and love. The Elders said, “Your walk is deep, vast and transcending.”
In November 2011, Rev. Farmer received the Dianne Dunn and Christer Lundin Recognition for “pioneer work at the frontier of Interspirituality,” from the Community of The Mystic Heart. Rev. Farmer was awarded the Interfaith Messenger Award from The New Seminary in June 2013. His work in spirituality and personal growth and development spans over twenty years. Every step along the way has brought him to this point.
“My walk is a walk of enlightenment into the heart. Our spiritual heart is our inner sanctuary. It is that sacred place where we stand with Mother-Father God in the fullness of Love and Light.”