Monthly Archives: August 2011

Reflections and Resources-August 29

Dear friends of the Journey Center, Fall is beginning to be in the air…have you noticed? That certain kind of light, the waning of summer gardens, the grapes almost ready for harvest. It is time for another seasonal transition- the … Continue reading

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Summer Endeavor by Joan LaViolette

This morning I stopped in at the coffee shop to see my usual homeless buddies, but, not a one was there.  I looked all aroung then saw a young man sitting at a table with a very large Bible opened.  … Continue reading

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“The Gift of Spiritual Direction: An Invitation to Encounter the Holy” By Joanna Quintrell

What if there was a place where you could step out of all your roles and everyone’s expectations (including your own) and simply be yourself, living in and paying attention to the present moment? And what would it be like … Continue reading

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Reflections and Resources August 11

Dear friends, My reflection today is about sowing seeds… As my husband and I continue our journey of becoming organic “farmers” in the middle of the city, we are taking the next big step for us and beginning to buy … Continue reading

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A Lesson on Grace by Joan LaViolette

One morning I was in the coffee shop where some of my homeless friends hang out.  I offer to buy them a cup of coffee listen to their stories, pray for them if they want, and try to show them … Continue reading

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