Preparation for Lent: Into the desert with Jesus – Guided Retreat
Wed 26 Feb at 9.45 am - Fri 28 Feb at 10.00 am
Letton Hall, IP25 7SA
A guided retreat of reflection, prayer, quiet, laughter, stillness, good food and fellowship. Spiritual nourishment for the soul - this is retreat. Join us in preparation for Easter.
The theme is, “Preparation for Lent: Into the desert with Jesus.” The retreat is centred around the monastic rythm of prayer including a lunchtime Eucharist, these sessions are for 30 mins. There will be the opportunity for a group session of reflection or lectio divina at the beginning and end of each day.
Sessions are led by clergy and invited guests. There is also the opportunity for a one to one session of Listening/Spiritual Direction which needs to be booked in advance, there is no extra cost for a one to one session. The day will end with Compline at 9.00pm. Come as a couple, as an individual, or as a group. Arrival is on Wednesday at 9.45am for refreshments, this is a two night retreat finishing on Friday.
Spend time away from the busyness of life, reading in the library, walking in the grounds and surrounding countryside, enjoying excellent food and produce at Letton Hall. Come just as you are, make space to draw near to God and God will draw near to you. Matthew 22:37-40.
Accomodation, full board including all meals and led retreat, are included in ticket cost.
A sample retreat programme is available by contacting Revd Deborah Hamilton-Grey, for information regarding food menus and accomodation please contact the office.