Sunday Services: 9:30 & 11:15 am
3400 Michelson Drive, Irvine, CA 92612
University Synagogue

Center Office: 3151 Airway Ave K108,
Costa Mesa, CA 92626 (714)754-7399

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Services: Sunday 9:30 & 11:15 am

University Synagogue
3400 Michelson Drive
Irvine, CA 92612

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Meet Our Ministerial Staff

Dr. Jim TurrellAbout Dr. Jim Turrell

Dr. Jim Turrell started his studies of the Science of Mind® in 1972. He completed six years of class work and became a minister in 1984. He was ordained in 1987. As Founder and Pastor, Dr. Jim Turrell started the Center for Spiritual Living in 1987. A thriving and sacred work, the Center is home to hundreds of members and friends. Dr. Jim has served on the Board of Directors of Religious Science International and has been a featured speaker at their national conferences.

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About Rev. Janet Moore

Rev. Janet Moore is a third generation Religious Science minister.  Her passion is sharing this philosophy with adults and teens in order to help them create a more prosperous, successful, life.  Janet has been the Teen director at this center since 2001 and has been a licensed practitioner since 2008.  Rev. Janet has helped countless adults and youth overcome illnesses, achieve their goals and expand their consciousness through the power of prayer.  Rev. Janet is the assistant minister and the Youth and Family minister here at our center and is available for speaking, counseling, workshops, weddings and funerals.  Janet is passionate about helping others create a life that is filled with prosperity, health and joy. 

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About Rev. Connie Leonard

Connie has been a student of New Thought since the mid 1990s, taking classes continuously and learning to apply the principles of this philosophy. In 2009 she became a practitioner and continued her studies to become a minister. She became a licensed minister in 2011. In the spiritual communities in which she has served, she has taught classes – both adult and youth, served on the board of trustees, and lead special workshops and events. She enjoys teaching classes and exploring the mystical and philosophical ideas presented in New Thought and other world religions. Connie loves discussing the possibilities of the human experience and realizing our own divinity to create a life that is satisfying and abundant.

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About Director Patty Turrell

Patty worked for over 22 years in corporate America as a Human Resources Director. She was considered one of the most assertive job recruiters for the Tricon Company in Orange County and trained hundreds of store and restaurant managers in her career. After leaving the corporate world, Patty started her own catering company and has worked as a successful event planner and producer. She has been attending the Center for Spiritual Living for over 25 years. She considers the Center her family and serves as the administrator and event planner.

In 2002, she started The Women’s Journey Conference and from that the Women’s Journey Foundation was formed. Patty feels compelled to give back and discovered she could apply her coaching and HR skills in helping women of all ages cultivate their personal empowerment. Patty has been a mentor to many young women and it has become her life passion to foster self-esteem in girls. After discovering that over 70% of girls suffer from low self-esteem, Patty invested her savings to create and build a Free Self Esteem Program for girls. Since that time, the program has benefitted over thousands of girls.