josh2-012015Rev. Joshua Reeves
Sr. Minister
revjosh@sbcsl.org

I first came to Seal Beach Church of Religious Science in the mid 1990’s as a teenager planning youth activities when Rev. Lee Hite was the minister. I received my Practitioner license at the age of eighteen when at the Huntington Beach Church of Religious Science where Rev. Dr. Peggy Price was senior minister. I entered ministerial school in 2003 and was given my first ever opportunity to give an entire Sunday sermon by Rev. Patricia King at Seal Beach. I received my Masters in Consciousness Studies from Holmes Institute and my ministerial license in 2006, started a ministry called “The Meaning Place,” and eventually became an assistant minister for Rev. Kevin Bucy in San Diego. In 2010 I was honored to be asked to be Co-Senior Minister with Rev. Dr. Peggy Price at Seal Beach Center for Spiritual Living. In 2011 I became the full time senior minister.

I am so grateful to be a member of the Seal Beach Center for Spiritual Living and honored to be the senior minister. I am committed to being of service here through Sunday services, performing ceremonies, offering spiritual support, teaching classes, and helping to ensure a rich and enduring future for our church and community.

June 2017

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Never underestimate the power of space. A pause before you make your next point. A break in between chores. A moment of silence before entering the day’s noise. Never underestimate the power of space. Lao Tsu said thousands of years … Read More

May 2017

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It is with sadness, but also immense gratitude that I share with you that in July, I will be stepping down as Senior Minister of our church. I have accepted an offer to join the ministerial team at Mile-Hi church … Read More

April 2017

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Easter Morning Services Sunday, April 16 9:00a.m. and 11:00a.m. Becoming a minister in our church denomination, I never thought that part of my role would be “Bringing people back to the Lord,” but in an interesting way, it has become … Read More

March 2017

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What is the mind anyway?” Ernest Holmes once said. “There you have me, for I have not the slightest idea what the mind is.” Pretty interesting words from the author of The Science of Mind, no? Holmes would argue that … Read More

February 2017

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There’s a true story about a daughter who grew up feeling she was the exact opposite of her father. He never seemed to like her much. “I had a big sense of adventure and a lot of energy, and my … Read More

January 2017

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We are a loving Spiritual Sanctuary where everyone is welcome. We celebrate the abundance of life through study, inspiration, gratitude, and service. With open hearts and minds we participate in self-transformation for a world that works for everyone. The byproduct … Read More

December 2016

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“Someone should keep reminding Mr. Average Man that he was born free, divine, strong; uncrushable by fate, society, or hell itself; and that he is a child of God, equal heir to all the bounties of God; and that goodness … Read More

November 2016

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As things seem like they can’t get any busier heading into another holiday season, I say a little prayer: I am centered in the fullness of life. I am at peace in the fullness of life. I am at ease … Read More

October 2016

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Scary…spooky…cringe worthy? No, it’s not Halloween. It’s election season. That time is here again where the best of our country—the freedom of speech and decision and hopefully good people wanting to be of service, is balanced with what can at … Read More

September 2016

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In September our pledge campaign begins. Our church’s pledge campaign is about raising money for the church, but it is also a time where we really celebrate our church community and the good that it does within and without. I … Read More

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