The Art of the Short Story – A Masterclass with Writer in Residence Sophie Mackintosh

Gladstone's Library

The Art of the Short Story – A Masterclass with Writer in Residence Sophie Mackintosh 24th February – 24th February 2019 10:00 am As well as recent success with her first novel The Water Cure, Writer in Residence Sophie Mackintosh is an award-winning short story writer. In this masterclass, participants will learn how novels and stories …
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Meeting God in the Garden-Seasons of Spiritual Growth

Community of the Resurrection (CR) (The)

Meeting God in the Garden-Seasons of Spiritual Growth Date / Time: Monday 25th February-Thursday 28th February 2019 In the Bible spiritual growth is likened to the natural development processes of plants, and the part played by gardeners, whether human or divine. Meeting God in the Garden will explore four recurring movements of this growth: becoming rooted …
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The Faith of Poets

Holy Cross Monastery

The Faith of Poets Led By: Br. John Forbis, OHC Fee: $355 (Deposit: $100) February  26 – March 1, 2019 How do poets communicate their faith? What do they say about it? Do they have anything to offer us on our own meandering journeys to God? Through an in-depth study and use of lectio-divina, we will experience …
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Living Mindfully

Gladstone's Library

Living Mindfully 28th February – 2nd March 2019 This course will explore the value of mindfulness practices and incorporating them into our lives, with the opportunity to engage in a variety of mindfulness practices. Begin with an introduction to the historical roots of mindfulness in Buddhism and Christianity, along with the modern mindfulness movement, then …
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Railway Retreat

Community of the Resurrection (CR) (The)

Railway Retreat Date / Time: Friday 1st March-Sunday 3rd March 2019 Enjoy a weekend of monastic hospitality, prayer and worship with the Community, including a visit to the Keighley and Worth Valley Railway on the Saturday. The colder weather of early March should create some good clouds of steam and smoke! A reasonable level of mobility …
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