Dr. Robert Deen, Senior Minister

Bachelor of Education, school
Masters Church Music, school
Master of Divinity, school
Doctor of Divinity, school

Dr. Bob Deen joined the Center for Spiritual Living Midtown after serving as the Professional Education Manager for Centers for Spiritual Living and President of Holmes Institute in Golden, Colorado. A Religious Science minister since 1995, Dr. Bob received his ministerial training from Dr. Kennedy Shultz here in Atlanta. He served Centers in Florida and California before spending ten years as Senior Minister for the Greater Philadelphia Center for Spiritual Living.

He brings a rich background in ministry having been first licensed as a Baptist Minister at age 19. His interests cover a range of spiritual traditions and philosophical systems of thought. Sometimes referred to as a weaver of spiritual traditions, Dr. Bob understands the Science of Mind teaching of Dr. Ernest Holmes as the lens through which all others can be understood. He brings a deep belief in principle as presented by the Science of Mind, along with wisdom, humor, and love to this ministry.


Connie Muschell, Financial Administrator

Bachelor of Fine Arts, University of Georgia

Connie is the primary administrator for Realm, our contributions and church management software.  She deposits funds received from the generous supporters of CSL Midtown and works closely with the accountant to produce accurate financial information to the board.  Connie says she knows a little about a lot of things and is an expert in a few.  She spent 9 years teaching Art in the Athens, Georgia public schools, then moved into newspaper production at the AJC. She earned her financial skills by running her own real estate business and has recently become interested in photography.


Michael Wagoner, Administrative Assistant

Michael's duties include everything admin, from helping Dr. Deen with his responsibilities, preparing emails, responding to messages, maintaining the website, and helping with banking. He came to us from Ft Lauderdale, Florida, where he retired after many years of working for the federal government. This is when he also became acquainted with CSL and its philosophies, primarily from the love-focused Rev. Charles Geddes, a name with which all the old timers are familiar.