Team Ministry

At the Spiritualist Living Center, we enjoy a Team Ministry consisting of qualified individuals who have studied and been credentialed or are in the process of earning their credentials from the National Spiritualist Association of Churches (NSAC).

Norma Turner
Rev. Dr. Norma J. Turner, NST

At the head of the team is our Pastor the Rev. Dr. Norma J. Turner, NST. Rev. Dr. Norma has a long history of service in ministry and education, having taught high school and adults for over 30 years and served in pastoral ministry for many years as well. A gifted speaker with a friendly personality and a sense of humor, Rev. Dr. Norma tries to bring light and life to all she meets.






Maggie Simpson
Margaret “Maggie” Simpson

Assistant Pastor Margaret Simpson (Maggie) has completed her ministerial studies and is in the process of taking her exams to be ordained. Maggie is a transplant nurse by profession whose background in medicine and love for animals color and enhance her healing skills as she develops in mediumship. Always upbeat and attuned to the nuances of life around her, Maggie helps us remain grounded. Maggie serves at the Northwest Spiritualist Living Center.




Sheila Ryan

Sheila Ryan


Assistant Pastor Sheila Ryan is a long time Spiritualist with over 20-years’ experience in Spiritualism. She is a Morris Pratt Institute student preparing for ordination and serving at Spiritualist Living Center and Rising Phoenix as well as Sun Camp in Tonopah. Sheila is a dynamic Medium, who has studied at the Arthur Findlay College in England and previously held office at Sun Lakes Spiritualist Center. Sheila has facilitated many mediumship classes as well as workshops in the United states.




SLC Board Members
President: Valerie Griffin
Vice-President: Victoria McKnight
Secretary: Maggie Simpson (Pro-Tem)
Treasurer: Dennis Murrin
Trustee: Debby Murrin