June Update

Springwater Center reopens and other news. Springwater Center has Reopened With great excitement the Center reopened to fully vaccinated guests on Tuesday May 25. Staff let out a cheer when our first in-person guest in the main house entered the dining room. The Center is now welcoming in-person participants at retreats and all day sittings, … Read More

What Sustains us?

by Stephan Bielfeldt Autumn had arrived, and it brought with it a cold and biting wind that cut right through me as I walked through the little park. The grass was wet and I felt a chill, even though I was wearing warm boots and an insulated jacket. This feeling of discomfort lingered a while, … Read More

May Update

Upcoming retreats and other news April Showers Have Brought  May Flowers This spring is turning out to be a great season for flowering trees. Chipmunks and birds are returning and the air is so fragrant and warm. Even though this update comes soon after the April/May newsletter, there is more news to share. May 8-18, … Read More

April/May Update

Upcoming retreats and other news Walking the Trails  While the main building remains closed, the Center’s beautiful trails through fields and woods, passing by streams, ravines and cascade, are open to members and friends who would like to take a day-time hike.  Bring a lunch to enjoy on the trail benches or by the pond. … Read More

What Is The Highest Calling of My Heart?

by Stew Glick …I urge you to answer the highest calling of your heart and stand up for what you truly believe. John Lewis, from his final words shortly before his death, as printed in the New York Times, July 30th, 2020. A beautiful, moving piece, well worth reading. What is the “highest calling” of … Read More