St Paul’s Wokingham is organising a retreat at St Columba’s House in Woking 6:00pm Friday 3rd – 2:30 pm Sunday 5th March 2023. Since we have a number of spare places, we are opening the booking to other churches in the Sonning Deanery.Read more
Address: Spring Ln, Aston Tirrold, Didcot OX11 9EJ
Phone: 01235 850423
Future QUIET GARDEN TRUST dates which may be of interest to you – 6 June; 19 September; 28 November – 10 – 4pm.
SATURDAY 7 MARCH, BREAD MAKING AND REFLECTIONS 10.30 – 3.30pm “Love is Come again like wheat that springs up green” Please join us for a day of bread making and reflections looking particularly at the Four Loves by C S Lewis. Materials supplied but please bring a mixing bowl and apron. Time for personal space. Bring and Share Lunch. Cost £15.
SATURDAY 14 MARCH DAY SEMINAR 10 – 4pm ST PATRICK: HIS LIFE AND LEGACY LED BY REV JOSIE MIDWINTER. There will be three sessions about St Patrick and there will be time for personal reflection and some group sharing. We will finish with a time of worship in the Celtic tradition. Cost: £15 including a light lunch.
THURSDAY 19 & 26 MARCH & 2 APRIL 10 – 1pm LENT COURSE LED BY REV RICHARD BITTLESTON – “When we know we’re helping; life is good” – Knowing how (and when) we can help is an art, regardless of what we can ‘do’. This short course explores both ancient and modern insights into being truly helpful, drawing freely from both religious and secular sources. Light lunch of soup at 12.30pm. Come to one or all mornings. Donation to the Centre for Reflection.
FRIDAY 1 MAY 7.30pm MOONRAKERS IN CONCERT (at the Church). It is very exciting to announce that these four Oxford based musicians will be making a return visit to Aston Tirrold. If you have not had the opportunity of seeing them perform live, this is your chance to enjoy their eclectic music, some from the classical and some from the folk tradition. Refreshments available. Tickets: £12 on the door or book through the Centre.
The Society of Mary and Martha at Sheldon, Devon www.sheldon.uk.com
St Columba’s House, Woking http://stcolumbashouse.org.uk/
For more information and ideas visit this Diocesan website article on retreats http://www.oxford.anglican.org/18669/
or visit The Retreat Association website http://www.retreats.org.uk/