Events

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A Time for Everything

30th Mar - 2nd Apr 2020, Nether Springs
Suggested donation: £195

Join in with the life of the house based on the monastic daily rhythm of prayer, work, study/reflection, solitude and community. No set programme or teaching provided, apart from an introduction on the first night. Just time to come and be yourself.

Life at the Edge of Empire

3rd Apr - 5th Apr 2020, Nether Springs
Suggested donation: £130

This retreat is for those asking, ‘how do we sing the Lord’s song in a strange land?’ and ‘how then shall we live?’ whilst living at the edge of ‘empire’. The empire is the system that we are part of, yet which we often feel alienated from. We will explore how to live faithfully within the […]

House Closed

6th Apr - 8th Apr 2020, Nether Springs

In this time, the Nether Springs team will be preparing for Easter Workshop.

Easter Workshop (Thursday pm – Monday am)

9th Apr - 13th Apr 2020, Nether Springs
Suggested donation: £260

Easter has always been a special time for the Community to gather. The Easter narrative draws us into Christ’s life, death & resurrection. He gives us ‐ individually and as a Community ‐ our identity, our life and our future.   This is a time for all of us to explore our journey of faith and […]

House Closed

13th Apr - 19th Apr 2020, Nether Springs

Nether Springs is closed for a week after Easter as part of the resident community’s commitment to a rhythm of life.

A Time for Everything

20th Apr - 23rd Apr 2020, Nether Springs
Suggested donation: £195

Join in with the life of the house based on the monastic daily rhythm of prayer, work, study/reflection, solitude and community. No set programme or teaching provided, apart from an introduction on the first night. Just time to come and be yourself.

Community Introduction

24th Apr - 26th Apr 2020, Nether Springs
Suggested donation: £130

An introductory retreat outlining the history, vocation and novitiate process of the Northumbria Community. An essential retreat for all who want to explore their relationship with the Community. Please note: Participation in the first evening session is essential.

Being Who You Are: An Individually-Guided Retreat

27th Apr - 30th Apr 2020, Nether Springs
Suggested donation: £195

Spiritual formation is cooperating with the inner work of transformation the Spirit of God is seeking to accomplish in you. The Spirit’s purpose is not to turn you into a different person, but to make you into the best ‘you’ that you can be. An opportunity to explore, with the support of your retreat guide […]

I Still and Quiet My Soul

1st May - 3rd May 2020, Nether Springs
Suggested donation: £130

This retreat offers you the opportunity to spend time with God within the daily life and rhythm of the community at Nether Springs. No set programme or teaching is provided, apart from an introduction on the first night. It is simply time to come and be yourself.

Small-Stitched Collage

4th May - 7th May 2020, Nether Springs
Suggested donation: £195

During this workshop we will explore the possibilities of using a random collection of textiles and stitches to build up a collage piece. Sometimes it is useful to work without a clear idea of what you intend to create and discover processes by chance and develop ideas by experimenting with colour, surface, texture and design. […]

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