|Mark Spencer is a New Thought minister who was introduced to Religious Science in the late 1960s. He was ordained by the United Church of Religious Science in 1974 while he was serving as the minister of the Science of Mind Church in Orlando, Florida. He has also served as a Religious Science minister in San Diego, CA and Walnut Creek, CA. From 1977 to 1978, he was the director of the Institute of Religious Science in Los Angeles, the educational arm of the United Church of Religious Science (UCORS).
Mark resigned from UCORS in 1981. At that time, he affiliated with Reunion Ministries, an independent New Thought organization in the San Francisco Bay Area to pursue the study and sharing of A Course In Miracles, with which he has been working since its publication in 1977. He currently facilitates two study groups associated with that curriculum.
Mark is married to Kathleen Walter and is living in a retirement community in Salem, OR.