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Lilies of the Field (Blog)

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Rest, Heal, NOURISH!

2021-01-19 |

Genesis’ mission is that people are coming here for rest, healing, or maybe education and inspiration. My role is to make our guests feel comfortable...Read on ...

Carry It Forward

2021-01-04 | Liz Walz, ASP

Morning has broken

Last month as I composed my blog post the hymn "O Come, O Come Emanuel" was ringing in my ears...Read on ...

Wayne's (Genesis) World

12/15/2020 |

Wayne Cumberlander views his Genesis world

I am Wayne Cumberlander, the Maintenance Manager for Genesis Spiritual Life and Conference Center...Read on ...

O Come, O Come Emmanuel!

12/2/2020 | Liz Walz, ASP, Executive Director

O Come, O Come Emmanuel!

The season of Advent is upon us and the hymn O Come, O Come Emmanuel has been floating in the back of my mind...Read on ...

Culivate an Attitude of Gratitude

11/19/2020 | Sr. Jane Comerford, CSJ

Cultivate an Attitude of Gratitude

At this time of year, as the November calendar rolls forward our hearts and minds naturally go to thinking about Thanksgiving and what we are grateful for...Read on ...

The Unfailing Unfolding of Providence

11/12/2020 | Liz Walz, ASP, Executive Director

Unfolding of Providence

I have been learning a lot lately. In one respect, this not a surprise as I’m pursuing a Master of Arts in Depth Psychology, through Pacifica Graduate Institute...Read on ...

Autumn Splendor

10/20/2020 | JoAnn Bourquard, Spiritual Director

Ginkgo Tree Leaves

It is October and very odd that I would be reflecting on the season of autumn...Read on ...

Remembering, Playing, and Bathing

2020-09-23 | Sister Elizabeth Oleksak

Remembering, Playing and Bathing

I am sitting in my room next to the window that frames two Maple trees ....Read more! ...

Create in Me a Clean Heart, O God.

2020-09-08 | Liz Walz, ASP, Executive Director

Create in Me A Clean Heart, O God

“Create in me a clean heart, O God.” ...Read more! ...

A Vision of My Future

2020-08-24 | Trisha Riga, Genesis Registrar

A Vision of My Future

Some of you may know me through your visits to Genesis as I am the Genesis registrar...Read more! ...

Feeling Israel

2020-08-01 | Liz Walz, Executive Director

Sequoia poses with Fr. Pete & Liz

A few years ago, when I was in California visiting Fr. Peter Campbell, he shared with me an insight ...Read more! ...

A New Reality

2020-07-20 | Jean Risk, Genesis Program Manager

A New Reality

On March 16, the reality of the pandemic hit me suddenly.... ...

Lilies of the Field

2020-07-02 | Liz Walz, Executive Director

Lilies of the Field

Look at the lilies! They don’t toil and spin. ...Read more! ...

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Carry It Forward

Last month as I composed my blog post the hymn "O Come, O Come Emanuel" was ringing in my ears...Read on

Posted on 2021-01-04


Rest, Heal, NOURISH!

Genesis’ mission is that people are coming here for rest, healing, or maybe education and inspiration. My role is to make our guests feel comfortable...Read on

Posted on 2021-01-19


O Come, O Come Emmanuel!

The season of Advent is upon us and the hymn O Come, O Come Emmanuel has been floating in the back of my mind...Read on

Posted on 12/2/2020


Wayne's (Genesis) World

I am Wayne Cumberlander, the Maintenance Manager for Genesis Spiritual Life and Conference Center...Read on

Posted on 12/15/2020


Culivate an Attitude of Gratitude

At this time of year, as the November calendar rolls forward our hearts and minds naturally go to thinking about Thanksgiving and what we are grateful for...Read on

Posted on 11/19/2020


The Unfailing Unfolding of Providence

I have been learning a lot lately. In one respect, this not a surprise as I’m pursuing a Master of Arts in Depth Psychology, through Pacifica Graduate Institute...Read on

Posted on 11/12/2020


Autumn Splendor

It is October and very odd that I would be reflecting on the season of autumn...Read on

Posted on 10/20/2020


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Try living one day without any unhealthy thoughts. It may be very difficult, but try another day, until it becomes habitual, and life will move in the direction of becoming healthy, vital, and alive.
- Norman Vincent Peale