NEW INTERIM MINISTER
Rev. Dr. Joan Steadman is the interim minister of the East Bay Church of Religious Science. She is a spiritual counselor, a speaker, and a facilitator of classes and workshops at New Thought and CSL retreats, conventions, and conferences nationwide. She was a founding member of the Agape International Spiritual Center where she served for 13 years. In 2014, she reFired her life, releasing the Oakland CSL where she served for 15 years. She has received honorary doctorates from Centers for Spiritual Living and Agape. She has been inducted into the Martin Luther King, Jr. Board of Preachers and received the Gandhi King Ikeda Award. Rev. Joan’s ministry centers on the mystical aspect of spirituality. Her passion is to be the Field of Love in which individuals realize their magnificence and transform their lives.