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March Reflections and Resources by Joanna Quintrell

Greetings from the Journey Center! For the past few weeks I have been sitting with and meditating on these simple and powerful words, written over 3000 years ago: “When I awake, I am still with You.” (Psalm 139:18) These words … Continue reading

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Awaken to the Stirrings of the Spirit in Your Life by Joanna Quintrell Executive Director

As the seasons change yet again and spring brings us light and warmth, all around us we begin to see the stirrings of new life: -fruit trees bud forth and blossom and set their fruit -bulbs send up their green … 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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“This Door to Remain Unlocked During Business Hours” by Jeanette Frances, Graduating Spiritual Direction Intern

On Sunday June 12, The Journey Center graduates our first class of spiritual directors- 11 remarkable, talented and Spirit-filled men and women. It has been a joy and privelege to spend two years with these amazing folks, learning and growing … Continue reading

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Reflections & Resources – June 1, 2011 by Joanna Quintrell

Greetings from the Journey Center! In spite of all the rain here in Northern California, I have been spending hours in our organic garden and enjoying every minute of it! I’m especially fascinated by the potato plants as they flourish, … Continue reading

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I’m Reading Scripture!!!!! by Ruah Bull

For the last few months, I have been praying, and asking Spirit to help me to open Scripture. There was this deep desire– and that did NOT come from me–but every time I approached a Bible I would feel a … Continue reading

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Let there be Peace on Earth… by Joanna Quintrell

(11/09) As my thoughts turn to the upcoming holiday season and the rapidly approaching New Year, I have been reflecting on how our greetings and hopes this time of year often include the desire for peace. “May you experience the … Continue reading

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