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**ZOOM** IN THE HEART OF AUTUMN RESTORATIVE YOGA

Gift yourself with the richly rewarding experience of restorative yoga and open yourself fully to the gratitude and joy of the coming holiday season.
November heralds the final harvest festival of the year and presages the winter season to come. In the heart of autumn before the rush of the holidays, pause and find respite in an afternoon of restorative yoga. Simple movements followed by prop-support... (8/31/2020)

*ON-SITE* LEARN SELF-MASSAGE FOR TENSION RELIEF

In this workshop you will learn simple yet effective techniques that can be applied while sitting, standing, or lying on the floor to relieve your tired, sore muscles from head to toe.
In this workshop you will learn simple yet effective techniques that can be applied while sitting, standing, or lying on the floor to relieve your tired, sore muscles from head to toe.  Using your hands, fists, and an easy application, you can ... (7/1/2020)

**ON SITE** LISTENING AND WAITING DURING ADVENT

In the stillness of your heart, listen to God’s Word. During these three Advent evenings, Sr. Elizabeth will guide the group through reflective reading of scripture, traditionally known as Lectio Divina. In the quiet, you will find peace and space for God’s great gift of love.
  In the stillness of your heart, listen to God’s Word. During these three Advent evenings, Sr. Elizabeth will guide the group through reflective reading of scripture, traditionally known as Lectio Divina. In the quiet, you will find peace ... (8/31/2020)

**ON-SITE OR ZOOM OPTION** 5-DAY SILENT DIRECTED RETREAT

Come to the lush grounds of Genesis Spiritual Center or in the sanctuary of your own surroundings for a special time set aside for prayer and meeting with a spiritual companion.
Sunday - Friday You will meet daily with your Director for one-on-one sessions. During the session, experiences from the outdoor world, poetry, and Scripture may be interwoven with the story of God's activity in your life. Retreat begins on Sund... (7/21/2020)

**ON SITE** PRAYERFUL PAUSE YEAR-END SILENT RETREAT

From darkness into light… in this silent retreat, we invite you to discover the transforming face of Divine Love.
Wednesday supper to Friday brunch  From darkness into light… in this silent retreat, we invite you to discover the transforming face of Divine Love. As we welcome the New Year, may our desire for inner and societal peace be ignited through... (8/31/2020)

**ON SITE** STRESS AWARENESS AND A PATH TO HEALING

Every day we are faced with both positive and negative stress. And while stress motivates and protects us it can also destroy us. The first step to healthier living is to acknowledge stress and challenge the negative stress in our lives.
  Every day we are faced with both positive and negative stress.  And while stress motivates and protects us it can also destroy us.  The first step to healthier living is to acknowledge stress and challenge the negative stress in our... (8/31/2020)

**ON SITE** The Yoga of 12-Step Recovery Weekly Group

Y12SR combines the practical tools of the 12-step program with the ancient wisdom of yoga. Drop-ins welcome!
  Y12SR combines the practical tools of the 12-step program with the ancient wisdom of yoga. Combining the two creates a model that truly addresses addiction as the physical, mental and spiritual disease that it is.   Y12SR is a 12-st... (10/8/2020)

**On-Site**OUR LADY OF GUADALUPE

Join us as we celebrate the Feast of Our Lady of Guadalupe. We will enjoy prayer and sacred ritual and Sr. Rosa will present the tradition of Our Lady, and her invitation to and consolation for us in today’s world.
Join us as we celebrate the Feast of Our Lady of Guadalupe. We will enjoy prayer and sacred ritual and Sr. Rosa will present the tradition of Our Lady, and her invitation to and consolation for us in today’s world. The morning will include time for... (9/28/2020)

PILGRIMAGE TO STEPPING STONES - CANCELED

Stepping Stones is the historic home of Alcoholics Anonymous co-founder Bill Wilson and his wife, co-founder of Al-Anon/Alateen Lois Wilson, in Bedford Hills, New York. Jump on the bus of our recovery pilgrimage...
CANCELED DUE TO THE CURRENT HEALTH CRISIS Saturday Stepping Stones is the historic home of Alcoholics Anonymous co-founder Bill Wilson and his wife, co-founder of Al-Anon/Alateen Lois Wilson, in Bedford Hills, New York. Jump on the bus of our recover... (1/14/2020)

PRAYING WITH THE SENSES -CANCELLED

(1/14/2020)

**ZOOM** REFLECT, WRITE, DISCOVER - NEW!

Much healing lies in the recovery of a personal sense of deeper meaning, that capacity which enables us to endure difficult situations and find unexpected gifts. The deepest meaning comes from mining those places we are not easily aware of.
Saturdays Much healing lies in the recovery of a personal sense of deeper meaning, that capacity which enables us to endure difficult situations and find unexpected gifts.  The deepest meaning comes from mining those places we are not easily aware... (5/27/2020)

SEARCHING FOR A LOVING HIGHER POWER THROUGH 12 STEP EXPERIENCES - CANCELED

Throughout recorded history people from a variety of faiths, and sometimes without any faith, have reported having spiritual experiences. Life changing spiritual experiences can happen in a moment or over time, in either event they can lead to a spiritual awakening. 12 Step programs of recovery invite us to seek a relationship with a loving Higher Power of our own choosing and understanding.
CANCELED Saturday Throughout recorded history people from a variety of faiths, and sometimes without any faith, have reported having spiritual experiences. Life changing spiritual experiences can happen in a moment or over time, in either event they ... (1/13/2020)

SPRING EQUINOX***CANCELED**

Come celebrate the official beginning of Spring. Join others in ritual as you plant seeds for those ideas/dreams you want to bring to fruition in the summer. We will honor the change of the season through a morning retreat focused on the themes of the season concluding with a ritual to honor the arrival of Spring!
PROGRAM HAS BEEN CANCELED AS OF 3/16/2020. Come celebrate the official beginning of Spring.  Join others in ritual as you plant seeds for those ideas/dreams you want to bring to fruition in the summer. We will honor the change of the sea... (11/11/2019)

SUBSTANCE USE, EMOTIONAL DISTRESS AND SPIRITUALITY

This program will be a safe environment to discuss the needs and challenges that people with trauma and mental and emotional health challenges face in recovery programs. We will discuss the stigma that mental health diagnosis carries, and offer perspectives and tools to create recovery circles that welcome the whole person.
Saturday This program will be a safe environment to discuss the needs and challenges that people with trauma and mental and emotional health challenges face in recovery programs. We will discuss the stigma that mental health diagnosis carries, and offe... (1/16/2020)

SUMMER SOLSTICE - WELCOMING SUMMER!

This program will be held outdoors. In case of inclement weather, we will connect via zoom. People have celebrated the turning of the seasons through a variety of rituals for centuries. As Earth spins on its axis we honor the Sun, the source of life on our planet. Join others in celebrating the arrival of summer as we explore the themes of summer – rest, relaxation and play!
Saturday This program will be held outdoors.  In case of inclement weather,  we will connect via Zoom. People have celebrated the turning of the seasons through a variety of rituals for centuries.  As Earth spins on its axis we honor t... (1/14/2020)
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