Programme

SMCGC Programme 2019.pdf

Quiet Days

March 16: Love Bade me Welcome

Reflecting on George Herbert's poem and discovering more about his life and poetry as a way into prayer. Led by Sr Hilda Mary CSC


July 13: Moving into Stillness

Circle Dance - a way into prayer. Led by Sue King


October 19: The Woman at the Well

Visiting again Jesus' encounter with the Samaritan woman, getting in touch with our own thirsts and hearing Jesus say 'Give me to drink.’ Led by Sr Hilda Mary CSC


10am to 3.30pm Hot drinks provided. Please bring a packed lunch. Suggested donation for the day £20.

Residential Retreats

MBTI - Introduction to the Myers Briggs Type Indicator

A weekend course to help you to learn more about yourself and others.

Suggested donation £150.

Led by Anne East and Sister Catherine CSC

March 29-31


Holy Week and Easter with the Community of the Sisters of the Church.

Join us for all or part of the time.

April 14 -21


First Time Retreat

A weekend of reflection and silence suitable for those who have not been on retreat before.

Suggested donation £120.

Led by Sister Catherine CSC

June 7-9


Moving into Stillness: Circle Dance - a way into prayer.

Suggested donation £150.

Led by Sue King

July 12-14


Garden Days

Come and enjoy working in our garden, helping us to prepare for our NGS 'Yellow Book' Open Garden day.

Free board and lodging!

July 16 - 20


6-day Individually Guided Retreat (IGR)

Scripture based residential silent retreat, with one-to-one guidance.

Suggested donation £385.

Led by Sister Aileen CSC

July 27 - August 3


Music and Spirituality

Comparing the spiritual experience involving music within Christianity with other faiths and with religionless spirituality, through 'musicking' including singing, playing, moving, chanting, listening and improvising. No musical skills necessary.

Suggested donation £150.

Led by The Rev Dr June Boyce-Tillman, MBE

November 22 - 24


Christmas with the Community of the Sisters of the Church

Join us for all or part of the time.

December 24 - 27


To apply for Programme Retreats and Quiet Days, please send your name and contact details, together with any dietary requirements, and anything else you feel it would be appropriate for us to know about you. Residential retreats usually begin by 6pm. Early booking is advised as numbers are limited.

We ask for a 50% deposit as confirmation of your booking.