Is Your Life Overgrown?

by Pegge Bernecker on Jul 21, 2018 5:00:00 AM

Nothing is omitted from the spiritual realm of awareness. Every idea, person, and thing that...

Cultivate Wonder in Being Ordinary

by Pegge Bernecker on Jul 19, 2018 5:00:00 AM

Many of us grow up with the message that to be ordinary lacks value. The opposite is true in our...

The Seeds Planted within Us

by Pegge Bernecker on Jul 17, 2018 5:00:00 AM

In a visit to a garden shop or when leisurely reading through a seed catalog or favorite...

What We Learn in the Garden

by Pegge Bernecker on Jul 15, 2018 5:00:00 AM

Today we may visit or plant a garden to appreciate beauty; to harvest herbs, fruits or...

We Are Constantly Striving

by Stephen J. Binz on Jul 7, 2018 5:00:00 AM

The response of Junipero Serra and his followers to the call to share the Gospel is a complex...

Many Cultures, One Church

by Stephen J. Binz on Jul 3, 2018 5:00:00 AM

From our perspective today, we can see that the early missionaries of California were often too...

Nature's Beauty Sings God's Praise

by Stephen J. Binz on Jun 25, 2018 5:00:00 AM

Saint Junípero’s reverence for the beauty of California resonates with the Canticle of the...

The Mission of Music

by Stephen J. Binz on Jun 24, 2018 5:00:00 AM

Mission San Juan Bautista has been designated the “Mission of Music.” Music was interwoven into...

Become a Pilgrim

by Stephen J. Binz on Jun 18, 2018 5:00:00 AM

Saint Junipero Serra’s Camino is an ideal way of pilgrimage. Like the ancient pilgrimage...

God Reveals Himself in All Creation

by Stephen J. Binz on Jun 16, 2018 5:00:00 AM

Surely the Spirit of God was working within the indigenous people of California before the...