|Center for Practical Spirituality|
Rev. Katrina Ornelas, MARS, CLYL - Senior Minister
Mary Catherine (Katrina) Ornelas has been serving the San Antonio Community since 1990. She began in ministry at the tender age of 15 (1985 )and continued to advance her calling by leaps and bounds via her service to the San Antonio and surrounding communities via the following services just to mention a few; Hospice Chaplain since 2001, Religious Education Catechist, Assistant Director and Facilitator since 1992. In 2006 she became an OVASE (office of victim assistance and safety environment) Coordinator for St. Michael Catholic Church. She is a graduate of University of Incarnate Word with a Bachelor and Master of Arts Degree in Religious Studies with special training in Clinical Pastoral Education. During her collegiate years, she was also a student of metaphysics via Dr. Ann Kunath of San Antonio, Texas and in 2008 she was ordained Reverend Katrina Ornelas and is now the lead Minister for Center for Practical Spirituality the Living Church of Today, formally known as Church of Today. Miss Ornelas has continued to enrich her skills and credentials by becoming a Certified Laughter Yoga Leader in Aug. 25, 2012 and is affiliated with Laughter Yoga International lead by the renowned Dr. Kataria from Bangalore India. Most recently on March 1, 2013 she was Certified as a Life after Loss Facilitator under the direction of the American Cancer Society, which further enriches the diverse skills, education, years of experience and resources Miss Ornelas brings to all she meets and is a wealth of resources for family, group and individuals alike. Additionally, Miss Ornelas was bestowed with the honor of being the lead metaphysician, practitioner and Reverend and is able to baptize, preside for quinceanera and marriages(Traditional & LGBTQ Unity ceremonies) as well as memorial services and funeral services. Miss Ornelas is also able to meet with perspective clients for Angel Card Reading and Tarot Card Reading with a spiritual cleansings of person, business, home and vehicles. One-on-One motivational sessions are also available upon request. She provides one and all with Truth principals of love, joy, peace and perfect harmony for the mental, physical, emotional, spiritual and financial health of every human being. Her personal motto and truth: conceive it, believe it, achieve it, and receive it!
|Rev. Etura (E.T.) Lyons|
Ordained Reverend from the Brooks Divinity School in Denver, Colorado in Divine Science where both Joseph Murphy and another great metaphysician studied. She is happily retired, newly married and is currently on sabatical.
|Rev. Dr. Anne Kunath|
Predecessor of United Divine Science Church of Today
and Sponsor for Center for Practical Spirituality
Dr. Anne Kunath is an ordained minister, a doctor of divinity of Divine Science, a published author, lecturer and a gifted speaker. She has appeared on television and radio in connection with her books and seminars. As founding minister of the United Divine Science Church of Today in San Antonio, Texas, she regularly conducts seminars throughout the U.S. on a variety of subjects dealing with prosperity, relationships, and success in every area of life.
Anne was assistant to Dr. Catherine Ponder, the "First Lady of the New Thought Movement". Her training covers all New Thought denominations which include Unity, Religious Science and divine Science. Anee's effervescent spiriutal energy is shared by all as she teaches the power of love, joyful attitudes and spirutal growth.
Anne's dynamic personality is a reflection of her power and intelligence which shows forth in her membership in American Mensa, Ltd., The World Who's Who of Women, and the Directory of Distinguished Americans. Anne is also the past president of the Divine Science Federation General Council and past District President to the South Central Texas International New Thought Alliance. She served on the Executive Board of International New Thought Alliance and has hosted two INTA annual congresses and one INTA district congress. She is the 2006 recipient of the INTA Lifetime Achievement Award. She is the past President of the United Divine Science Ministerial School.