Events

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Online Retreat: Seeking God at the Crossroads Individually Guided Retreat

20th Mar - 23rd Mar 2023, At Home - in every place where we are
Suggested donation: £150-£190

We are pleased to be able to host our series of online, Individually Guided Retreats These retreats are suitable for anyone who is interested in exploring God more deeply, on a personal level and include three, one-to-one sessions with a retreat guide, alongside our monastic rhythms. This is what the LORD says, ‘Stand at the […]

Creative Saturday Morning: STOP, LISTEN, REFLECT, PRAY 9am – 1.30pm

25th Mar 2023, At Home - in every place where we are
Suggested donation: £20

This morning retreat offers space to pause from the activity of daily life and enter into a quiet stillness where we can listen to God and to our lives. Following the monastic rhythm of the day that we find at Nether Springs, we begin with Morning Prayer leading to a couple of hours for solitude […]

Quiet Day

29th Mar 2023, Nether Springs
Suggested donation: £30

Open space for individuals or groups to book (other times may also be available). Please enquire via office@northumbriacommunity.org or to find out more and book a place: CLICK HERE Suggested Donation: As a registered charity, The Northumbria Community Trust does not ask for a set fee to cover the cost of a retreat. Instead, we invite donations to […]

Contemplative Awareness

31st Mar - 2nd Apr 2023, Nether Springs
Suggested donation: £160

A led retreat that explores embracing of a way of life that is open to finding God in all things and all things in God. We’ll draw on the wisdom of Celtic Spirituality to help us learn to see the simplest of daily tasks as a sacrament. We will explore aspects of contemplative life and […]

Lent Small Group

22nd Feb - 6th Apr 2023, At Home - in every place where we are
Suggested donation: £60-£75

The Lent Small Group will be held weekly in the evening during the six weeks of Lent. More details to follow

Easter Gathering 2023 at Nether Springs and Online (Thursday to Monday)

6th Apr - 10th Apr 2023, Nether Springs or At Home
Suggested donation: £320

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 […]

Fully Booked – Online Retreat: Exile and Empire 1

18th Apr 2023, At Home - in every place where we are
Suggested donation: £60-£75

A series of 8 Tuesday evenings, 7.30pm – 9pm (GMT) ‘Exile’ expresses the discomfort and dislocation we often feel as we explore the questions ‘who is it that you seek?’, ‘how shall we sing the Lord’s song?’ and, ‘how then shall we live’. ‘Empire’ is the context in which we are exiles. Empire is the […]

Inner and Outer Pilgrimage Retreat at Nether Springs

17th Apr - 21st Apr 2023, Nether Springs
Suggested donation: £320

This retreat involves both inner pilgrimage – a journey of inner work, silence, study, peace and rest and an opportunity for the ‘Heart alone with God’ – and outer pilgrimage – an opportunity to explore the rich Christian heritage of Northumbria through outer, physical pilgrimage to nearby Celtic Sites. The Nether Springs Chapel, Poustinia, Labyrinth, […]

Creative Saturday Morning: STOP, LISTEN, REFLECT, PRAY 9am – 1.30pm

22nd Apr 2023, At Home - in every place where we are
Suggested donation: £20

This morning retreat offers space to pause from the activity of daily life and enter into a quiet stillness where we can listen to God and to our lives. Following the monastic rhythm of the day that we find at Nether Springs, we begin with Morning Prayer leading to a couple of hours for solitude […]

Fully Booked – Online Retreat: Exile and Empire 2

25th Apr 2023, At Home - in every place where we are
Suggested donation: £60-£75

A series of 8 Tuesday evenings, 7.30pm – 9pm (GMT) ‘Exile’ expresses the discomfort and dislocation we often feel as we explore the questions ‘who is it that you seek?’, ‘how shall we sing the Lord’s song?’ and, ‘how then shall we live’. ‘Empire’ is the context in which we are exiles. Empire is the […]