Monthly Archives: May 2010

May 2010

The Human Race: We recently participated in the Human Race local fundraiser for nonprofits and 47 people committed to raise or give at least $100 to help support the work of the Journey Center. We are grateful that even in … Continue reading

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Flash Forward by Lisa Bradley

Today was one of those days… the ones where you feel like everything you choose is wrong. You start out with the best of intentions, but along the way, unforeseen things (like traffic accidents) derail all your best plans. And … Continue reading

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Meeting the Mystics

Our monthly series called Meeting the Mystics has been wonderful. An Eastern Orthodox priest took us into experiencing the desert fathers and mothers in January and February–he brought some amazing pictures of the Egyptian desert where they lived in the … Continue reading

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Harbor Seal Spirituality at Sea Ranch by Dan Beach

Some out in the sun. Some in the water. Some resting. Some playing. Some coming into the sanctuary and some returning to the open sea. The gift of being at the coast with very few other humans and being a … Continue reading

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“Glimpses of the Holy” by Joanna Quintrell

Two years ago, on May 1st, I walked up to the front door at 1601 Fourth Street in Santa Rosa and turned the key in the lock for the first time. I remember how it felt to open that door … Continue reading

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600 Beats each Minute

I held a hummingbird in my hand the other morning.  Iridescent green, white and black with darting eyes and wings outstretched.  When I sc00ped it up from the roadside, it was not what it looked like that impressed me as … Continue reading

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When We Gather by Ruah Bull

One of the beautiful wisdom tales I am so often reminded of at The Journey Center is the Sufi teaching that each person is a colorful reflection of the Holy–for example the passionate person shines with the red light of God, and … Continue reading

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