Testimonials


Praise for No Ordinary Time

"You will keep sentences in your mind, on your bulletin board, in your pocket and in your heart."

In reference to Jan's book No Ordinary Time

Gloria Steinem March 6, 2016

Jan is a very attentive, generous, and skilled facilitator

"Jan’s facilitator training was an opportunity to focus my ideas and put them in a concise format that clearly delineates my offering to the world. Jan is a very attentive, generous, and skilled facilitator."

Barbara Brown Canadian Labyrinth Ventures March 13, 2016

I love your Museletter

"I love your Museletter and am using your videos for our Fall Assembly of sisters and associates. Thanks for all the ways you companion others to open to creativity and empowerment. "

Sister Mary Beth McCurdy, SCIC St. John, New Brunswick, Canada March 10, 2016

Jan’s retreat was a good push, upwardly and outwardly.

"Jan’s retreat was a good push, upwardly and outwardly."

Pat Lucas, CSJ March 10, 2016

Jan helped to forge a group of fine individuals into a first rate team

"Jan helped to forge a group of fine individuals into a first rate team. Everyone that participated in her training was glad for the experience and recognized that it resulted in real organizational progress and maturity."

Ben Dillingham III San Diego Human Dignity Foundation March 14, 2016

Jan Phillips is a natural storyteller

"Jan Phillips is a natural storyteller with an uncommon ability to delight her audience and at the same time touch gently and profoundly into sacred truths. Jan communicates her relationship with the Divine with stunning ease, clarity and genuine warmth. I highly recommend her as a keynote speaker or presenter."

Sister Mary O’Brien, CSJ Assistant Provincial, Albany Province March 10, 2016

Jan’s presentation at River’s Edge at was both challenging and inspiring

"Jan's presentation at River’s Edge at was both challenging and inspiring. She used her music and visual presentation to effectively communicate the message of her newest book, The Art of Original Thinking. Jan is a thoughtful and caring person and very aware of her responsibility in helping to create a more just and sustainable future for humankind. The audience was enthusiastic and highly engaged in Jan’s presentation."

Rita Petruziello, CSJ Executive Director River’s Edge; Cleveland, Ohio March 14, 2016

Your seminar changed my whole attitude about my work as a photographer

"Your week-long seminar at Pendle Hill years ago changed my whole attitude about my work as a photographer, and since then I have joined 4 camera clubs and have won many awards. Thank you so much. Hope you will continue to bring out the best in all of us just being you."  

Genie Sachs March 14, 2016

It was like going on a holiday to feed my soul

"With her warmth, humor and unique boldness, Jan touches people’s lives and stirs them to creative action. As one participant commented: 'It was like going on a holiday to feed my soul.'"

Gary A. Ritts, Minister Second Congregational Church, Cohasset, MA March 14, 2016

Jan, your retreat was great!

"Jan, your retreat was great! Thanks so much for sharing your many gifts and inviting me to stretch."

Anne Marie Dean, CSJ March 10, 2016