The APR is pleased to provide this space for members to share details of their forthcoming events, but please note that we have not been involved in organising any event displayed here, nor do we implicitly endorse it.

All enquiries for the event should please be directed to the contact name/address given in the advertisement.

If you would like to display details of your own forthcoming event here, please contact Demelza Henderson, APR Administrator.

HOlland House

APR Annual General Meeting on Saturday 28th October

Join the Trustees of the Association for Promoting Retreats as they look back on a year of change, and forward to a year of growth, at their AGM at Holland House in Worcestershire this October!

The day will start with coffee at 11am, after which our new President, Rt Revd John Stroyan, Bishop of Warwick, will celebrate Holy Communion. The AGM will be held after lunch, at 2pm. We will finish with afternoon tea and homemade cake at approx. 3.30pm. All members, and non-members, are welcome.

(more…)

wigwam

Wigwam Retreat on 18th October

Join Brian Draper for a Quiet Day at the Wigwam centre, where the theme of ‘Autumn’ will be explored using the poetry of John Keats’, the beauty of the autumn countryside and Wigwam’s delightful open-air labyrinth.

(more…)

Bishop John

Bishop of Warwick appointed President of APR

We are pleased to announce that the Rt Revd John Stroyan, Bishop of Warwick, has been appointed as our new President.

Bishop John succeeds the Rt Revd Christopher Chessun, Bishop of Southwark, who came to the end of his term of office at the end of 2016.

(more…)

leaf sun

Experienced Retreat Guide/Spiritual Director available

APR member Rosey Feuell is pleased to offer her services as a retreat leader to individuals, groups, parishes and retreat centres. Rosey is regularly available in London, Cambridgeshire and beyond to lead courses or offer spiritual direction.

Click here for more information and contact details

Whitchester House100_0943_opt

Whitchester Christian Guest House: Open Days

One Tuesday each month between 11am and 4pm, Whitchester invites guests to experience our hospitality, house and grounds free of charge. Visitors are treated to a light lunch and afternoon tea, and invited to pray for the local area at 3.30pm. Please see the attached poster for dates of our open days in 2016

We hope to see you there!

 

Shaun-Liz_270x147opt

Shaun Lambert talking about mindfulness

APR’s Liz Baker talks to Shaun Lambert after the retreat he led for us at Old Alresford Place in October.

Watch video at YouTube (4’32”)

Noticeboard_TSEC

The Scottish Episcopal Church of All Saints in Kinloch Rannoch, Perthshire

The Scottish Episcopal Church of All Saints in Kinloch Rannoch, Perthshire is looking for visiting clergy who are interested in taking Sunday services in exchange for the use of the church cottage, sleeping up to 6 (adults and children) in a beautiful part of Scotland, for a suggested donation of £22 per day.

If interested, in the first instance please contact Revd Liz Baker: 01796 72005

bethmaybaker@yahoo.co.uk

Noticeboard_KATAFIYIO

Katafiyio Retreat House

Troodos Hills, Cyprus

Katafiyio is open the whole year and welcomes anyone who would wish to come away from regular life to stop, listen, relax and pray on an Individually Guided Retreat. Each IGR is tailor made to the individual.

Visits can be to suit the retreatant from one to eight overnight stays.

Donations invited, as suggested on our website.

Please contact Maggie Le-Roy
Email: retreats@spidernet.com.cy

Noticeboard_CONDUCTOR

Early retired Anglican priest available for Retreat Conducting

Retreat ideas include Stations of the Cross, Seven Last Words, and Music themed Retreats, but other ideas considered.

Very happy to conduct Holy Week Retreats.

Has published liturgical Stations Beatitude Stations, Daily Prayer.

Contact: brucecarlin@cooptel.net