Introducing Reverend Cliff Rubin

Rev. Cliff Rubin is currently Minister of Music at Asheville [NC] CSL. He is a 2014 graduate of Holmes Institute. He served as Senior Minister of Spiritworks CSL in Burbank, CA from 2017-2021, before returning to Asheville where he had served as music director while training to become a licensed practitioner.

Prior to becoming senior minister at Spiritworks, he was senior minister of YANA [You Are Not Alone] Virtual CSL, which he helped found in 2013. 

He is described as “an inspiring storyteller who brings a wealth of experience” and whose “love of people and the teachings of Science of Mind are always visible and an example for others to follow.”

His wife, Ashley, is a licensed Religious Science practitioner and a current ministerial student.

Sunday Talk, August 28, 2022 

The Sacred in the Unknown

The unknown can be scary but opens a portal to the sacred that is far more accessible than in moments that are known.  Take a deep dive with Rev. Cliff through that portal.

Wednesday Workshop, August 31, 2022   REGISTER HERE

Register for Zoom link, love offering requested


It is the confusion about what our intuition is that has many folks thinking theirs isn't always accurate. In this workshop, we will first explore the truth about intuition and then practice working with it so that you experience the "Knowing" that is always accurate and can lead you to a life beyond your imagination.

Divine Goodness

Challenge the Impossible

Unraveling the Web We Weave

Perspective Is Everything


Dynamic, innovative spiritual leader with broad based experience focusing on living and teaching the Science of Mind.

• Visionary • Management & Administration • Collaboration & Partnering • Inspirational Leader • Financial Stewardship • Computer Skills • Team Building • Dynamic Speaker • Singer-Songwriter • Compassion • Unconditional Love • Innovative


Minister of Music | CSL Asheville – Asheville, NC 04/2021 - Present

  • Revitalized the music program during and post Covid

Senior Minister | Spiritworks Center for Spiritual Living - Burbank, CA 05/2017 - 03/2021

  • Successfully turned around and revitalized the ministry with full ministerial and

  • fiduciary responsibilities.

  • A starting point of $4,000 in the red a month and over $15,000 immediately owed to

  • vendors to in the black with $30,000 in the bank in three years.

  • Collaborated with other organizations and churches to house and feed the homeless

  • Held regularly scheduled events for foster children in collaboration with local

  • organizations

  • Hosted over 20 recovery meetings a week

  • Grew the diversity of our congregation from 10% to over 30%

  • Created a filmmaking ministry with lots of participation from congregants

Senior Minister | YANA Virtual Center for Spiritual Living – Encino, CA 01/2013 - 05/2017

  • Envisioning and utilizing advanced technologies

  • The first online ministry in CSL

  • Increased weekly viewership to 2500 in 76 different countries

  • Raised money through grant programs and contributions

  • Full ministerial and fiduciary responsibilities.

Executive Director | Listening Heart Crisis Center - Asheville, NC 01/2010 - 01/2013

  • Founded, organized, and directed a suicide/crisis hotline

  • Trained over 60 volunteers for manning the phones

  • Created website, and brochure

  • Received over 10,000 calls in three years without one loss of life

  • Spokesperson in Asheville for Suicide Prevention

  • Regularly interviewed on local TV as community expert

Database Application Developer, Independent Contractor 01/1998 - 01/2010

  • Designed, developed and installed web-based database applications for dozens of entities including states, cities and fortune 500 companies.

Freelance Speaker & Musician | 75 different CSL Centers & Unity Churches 

01/2006 -01/2010

  • Music and message

Music Director | CSL Asheville – Asheville, NC 01/2001 - 01/2006

  • Put together a 5 piece band with 4 singers

  • Produced 3 CD’s of original music written by me

  • Lots of involvement and collaboration with the congregation

Certified Financial Planner | Spadaccia, Ryan & Haas - Yorktown, NY 01/1994 - 01/1998

  • Sold Health, life insurance and financial planning​


  • Holmes Inst. | Denver, CO | 06/2014 

    • Master's Degree; Ministerial License & Ordination

  • Los Angeles Film School | Los Angeles, CA​   

    • B.A.: Digital Film Making

  • Life & Health Insurance License


  • Published Author

    • Cliff Notes on the Science of Mind Textbook

    • Used in classes in over 40 CSL centers

  • Filmmaker

    • Produced over 40 New Thought Film Shorts

    • 2 were finalists in film festivals​

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