Rev. Arpad Petrass has been a member of this congregation since 1992. He was ordained as a Center For Spiritual Living Minister in 2013.

Rev Arpad has served as the Spiritual Director at the Center for Spiritual Living South County, a Staff Minister at the Pacific Center for Religious Science, and currently serves our center as Staff Minister. He is a gifted speaker and spiritual teacher that loves motivating individuals to change their lives through Spiritual Awareness. He says: “Don’t settle for being Ordinary. Try to become Extraordinary in everything that you do!”

Rev Arpad has recently retired from Creative Entertainment at the Disneyland Resort and in total has over 40 years of experience in Entertainment industry as a Scenic and Lighting Designer, University Professor and Technical Director. He is an award-winning Photographer that enjoys finding and sharing beauty in everything that he sees. He prides himself as being a family man and has been with his lovely wife Peg for over 47 years and has two wonderful children Jessica and Bryan.