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Bobbie Ellis

about Bobbie Ellis

Bobbie Ellis, Ordained Minster and Officiant

Bobbie has spent more then half her life committed to exploring inquiry, embodied practices and meaningful ways to celebrate and commemorate life's most sacred passages. In 1998 she was ordained as an interfaith minister and a minister of ancient ways at The New Mexico Theological Seminary. She has helped many people in creating weddings, baby blessings, memorial services, eulogies, and many other ceremonies that have personal meaning, spiritual connection, and presence for the way in which they want to reach for what will be meaningful in their own lives. In creating "Meaningful Ceremonies", Bobbie is committed to offering guidance, creativity and honoring personal style, religious connection, and a spiritual environment that fits with anyone's taste, beliefs and preferences.

With 31 years of experience as a yoga teacher, movement therapist, creative and embodied coach and bodyworker, Bobbie has a depth of skill in working with creating an environment for any one of life's most important passages.

Bobbie has been the owner and director of Soma Center - Resources for Embodied Living in Highland Park, NJ for 19 years. With many years of experience in teaching classes, workshops and training programs at Soma Center, Kripalu Yoga Center in Lenox MA, Esalen Institute in Big Sur CA, and many more locations, Bobbie has a long history in creating a sacred space. She is married and has a grown son. If you would like information about Soma Center, go to


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