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Remembering, Playing, and Bathing

9/23/2020 | Sister Elizabeth Oleksak

I am sitting in my room next to the window that frames two Maple trees that I believe are my age ....read on! ...

Wine Tasting Thank You and Raffle Winners!

9/19/2020 |

Thank you to all our generous sponsors, guests and staff who supported our mission of Hope & Healing through the 21st Anniversary Virtual Wine Tasting held on September 11, 2020! ...Read on.... ...

Create in Me a Clean Heart, O God.

9/8/2020 | Liz Walz, ASP, Executive Director

“Create in me a clean heart, O God.” -Psalm 51:10 The words from the psalmist arise unbidden as my arm methodically pushes and pulls the vacuum cleaner along the long hallway floor in the guest wing.... “…a clean heart, O God.” ...

A Vision of My Future

8/24/2020 | Trisha Riga, Genesis Registrar

Some of you may know me through your visits to Genesis as I am the Genesis registrar, and have worked at Genesis for over 22 years! ...

Feeling Israel

8/1/2020 | Liz Walz, Executive Director

Sequoia poses with Fr. Pete and Liz, 2015

A few years ago, when I was in California visiting Fr. Peter Campbell, he shared with me an insight that had influenced him a great deal: In the Hebrew worldview and scriptures, Israel is understood both an individual and a community. ...

A New Reality

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

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

Lilies of the Field

2020-07-02 | Liz Walz, Executive Director

Look at the lilies! They don’t toil and spin. If God provides clothing for flowers that are here today and gone tomorrow, don’t you suppose he will provide for you? Luke 12:27-28...read more! ...

Welcoming applications! Genesis School for Contemplative Living, 2020 - 2021

02/21/2020 |

Do you have a hunger for a more deeply rooted spiritual life? Are you seeking answers to the perennial questions of life? Would you like to live in a slower, more contemplative manner? If so, then consider participating in the Genesis School for Contemplative Living. Our third cohort will begin in September 2020. ...

Genesis COVID-19 Statement

9/1/20 |

  While the COVID-19 pandemic is not over, at Genesis we are prep ...

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Create in Me a Clean Heart, O God.

“Create in me a clean heart, O God.” -Psalm 51:10 The words from the psalmist arise unbidden as my arm methodically pushes and pulls the vacuum cleaner along the long hallway floor in the guest wing.... “…a clean heart, O God.”

Posted on 9/8/2020


Remembering, Playing, and Bathing

I am sitting in my room next to the window that frames two Maple trees that I believe are my age ....read on!

Posted on 9/23/2020


Wine Tasting Thank You and Raffle Winners!

Thank you to all our generous sponsors, guests and staff who supported our mission of Hope & Healing through the 21st Anniversary Virtual Wine Tasting held on September 11, 2020! ...Read on....

Posted on 9/19/2020


A Vision of My Future

Some of you may know me through your visits to Genesis as I am the Genesis registrar, and have worked at Genesis for over 22 years!

Posted on 8/24/2020


Feeling Israel

A few years ago, when I was in California visiting Fr. Peter Campbell, he shared with me an insight that had influenced him a great deal: In the Hebrew worldview and scriptures, Israel is understood both an individual and a community.

Posted on 8/1/2020


Lilies of the Field

Look at the lilies! They don’t toil and spin. If God provides clothing for flowers that are here today and gone tomorrow, don’t you suppose he will provide for you? Luke 12:27-28...read more!

Posted on 2020-07-02


A New Reality

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

Posted on 2020-07-20


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"The greatest challenge of the day is to bring about a revolution of the heart, a revolution which has to start with each of us."
- Dorothy Day