CSLN's Senior Minister


Reverend Claudia René

Rev. Claudia’s passion is creating and leading spiritual community where individuals can experience transformation through the practice of spiritual principles and participating in spiritual community. 

Her gifts include delivering powerful and inspiring messages, facilitating meditation, hosting discussion groups, teaching classes, cultivating ministry teams, and growing spiritual community. Her authenticity and willingness to share her personal experiences create a profound heart connection with her students and followers. She believes each of us has a “ministry” to express in this lived experience. 

Rev. Claudia’s commitment is to inspire individuals to follow their heart’s desire such that they may realize their innate Divinity and to create purposeful, meaningful lives from this truth. 

Rev. Claudia is an Ordained and Licensed Minister of Religious Science.  She previously served as Senior Minister and Spiritual Leader at Unity of Toledo Spiritual Center, Toledo OH from January 2015 to April 2018. She has served as Senior Minister at CSLN since May 2019.

Rev. Claudia began her spiritual path in 1995 at Unity Church of Overland Park Kansas, where she was introduced to Science of Mind.  She became a “lay practitioner” at Unity after completing a two-year program patterned after the Religious Science Practitioner program. Rev. Claudia moved to Culver City California in 2003 to study with Rev. Dr. Michael Bernard Beckwith at Agape International where she became a Professional Licensed Religious Science Practitioner.   

Rev Claudia has earned a Master's Degree in Consciousness Studies from the Holmes Institute, Denver Mile Hi Campus, becoming a Licensed CSL Minister in 2011.  She became an Ordained Minister of Religious Science in 2014. Rev. Claudia was the founder of the CSL Teaching Chapter of Northwest OH and is co-founder of True Thought Ministry.