Founded in 2017, Light of the Holy Spirit Ministries is dedicated to making the teachings of A Course in Miracles available, and to facilitating Course students in their practice of its principles.
Rev Bob Loder, OMC, the Spiritual Leader at Light of the Holy Spirit, is an Ordained Minister and a devoted student of A Course in Miracles.
Ordained by Pathways of Light Spiritual College in 2017, he is a spiritual counselor and facilitator of various courses and groups. Bob is an open-minded individual who offers unconditional love and open arms to all. As a facilitator of Mind-Healing, his goal is to support, inspire, and empower others on their path.
Born in 1947, Bob grew up in Denville, New Jersey, a child of the '50s and '60s. In 1974, after two tours in Vietnam, he moved first to Florida.
Bob has served as a chief hospital engineer, a real estate developer, a licensed general contractor, and licensed water, fire, smoke, and mold mitigation specialist.
He was active in the Boy Scouts of America, starting as a scoutmaster, and ultimately served as Council President of the West Central Florida Council in the Tampa Bay area.
He also enjoyed playing both guitar and percussion in several rock bands for many years while in Florida.
Brenda grew up in Falls Church in northern Virginia. Professionally, she has been a secretary, a legal assistant, a marketing director, and alongside Bob, a business owner. In 2012, after over 20 years, they closed their restoration business in Tampa, Florida. In 2017, Bob and Brenda moved to Culpeper, Virginia to be near her mom, brother, and sister in blissful retirement.