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Upcoming 14 days - Apr 20 2019

April
18

EASTER TRIDUUM

The Holy Week liturgies will be inspired by Thomas Berry’s reflections on the paschal mystery as a dynamic of the Universe in which Jesus fully participated. We can no longer separate the Jesus Story from the Universe Story.

Christian / Catholic
Spiritual Enrichment

April
22

BIOSPIRITUAL FOCUSING BOOK STUDY AND PRACTICUM

In this eight-week in-depth study and practicum, we will explore the practice of BioSpiritual Focusing, based on the book written by Fr. Peter A. Campbell, Ph.D. and Fr. Edwin M. McMahon, Ph.D, entitled, Rediscovering the Lost Body-Connection Within Christian Spirituality, available at the Genesis Book Store.

Christian / Catholic
Spiritual Enrichment

April
23

HEALTH RHYTHMS: GROUP DRUMMING

The positive effects are well documented in research and include alteration in brainwave activity similar to other meditation practices, a boost in immune system function, stress reduction, and improvement of mood. This group activity fosters social support and community building. Drum circles remind us of our greatest synergistic potential, and they are FUN!

Stress Reduction / Personal Insight
Health and Wellness

April
25

AWAKENING SPRING YOGA SERIES

After a long winter's nap, the frozen Earth unfurls, uncurls and opens itself to bask in the strengthening rays of the sun. Open to your own spring awakening with this Yoga series. We'll detoxify and release stale winter energy...

Spiritual Enrichment
Stress Reduction / Personal Insight
Health and Wellness

April
26

A FIVE-DAY JOURNEY THROUGH HEALING

Many of us are among the walking wounded. Sometimes we know it; oftentimes, we don’t. We just know that we feel driven, drained, and/or chronically distracted, all of which are symptoms of unhealed, unacknowledged, or under-healed pain.

Spiritual Enrichment
Stress Reduction / Personal Insight
Health and Wellness

April
29

BIOSPIRITUAL FOCUSING BOOK STUDY AND PRACTICUM

In this eight-week in-depth study and practicum, we will explore the practice of BioSpiritual Focusing, based on the book written by Fr. Peter A. Campbell, Ph.D. and Fr. Edwin M. McMahon, Ph.D, entitled, Rediscovering the Lost Body-Connection Within Christian Spirituality, available at the Genesis Book Store.

Christian / Catholic
Spiritual Enrichment

May
4

THE HOLY TRINITY AS SPIRITUAL PRACTICE

What can the Jesus story teach us about how to meet challenges like climate change, racism, environmental degradation, accelerating species extinctions, pollution, and the growing political polarization in our country? We look out onto a suffering world and know that things must change, but are we willing to be changed?

Christian / Catholic
Spiritual Enrichment

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Welcoming applications! Genesis School for Contemplative Living, 2019 - 2020

During five residential weekends between September 2019 and May 2020, learning is both intellectual and experiential, nourishing both the head and the heart for the transformational journey. Applications are due by June 30, 2019.

Posted on 3/14/2019


Thanks to you, the Genesis' 19th Annual Wine and Beer Tasting Fundraising Event was a great success!

We at Genesis are in sincere appreciation of our generous sponsors and donors!

Posted on 9/24/2018


Genesis Spiritual Life Center Hospitality

Experience the peace and tranquility of our acres of wooded walks, natural landscapes and peaceful blooming gardens, along with our comfortable lodging and delicious home-cooked meals

Posted on 3/17/2017


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Faith makes all things possible, and love makes them easy. Faith in God is never out of season. Faith justifies the believer, but love justifies his faith by the works which it produces. Faith believes God to be true; love proves faith to be true.
- Charles H. Spurgeon