Advent Retreat with the Saints


view from studio Aug 2017Only 2 places left

Friday, 1st Dec (11am) till Saturday 2nd Dec (5pm)

In the beautiful Flying Fish Art Studio at 22 Riverdale Road, Sheffield, S10 3FB

Time and space for…
Connecting your story with the stories of Saints
Responding using a wide choice of media
Individual spiritual accompaniment
Walking in the Porter Valley
Feasting and fellowship with home cooked food.

The retreat will use Godly Play, a creative and imaginative approach to spiritual nurture that has its roots in storytelling and Ignatian spirituality and Deep Talk, a process which has been adapted from Godly Play and which uses life-coaching, peer-to-peer group work and storying to explore questions of identity and life-purpose.

The retreat will be lead by Kathryn Lord, a Godly Play storyteller, Deep Talker and trainer and Alison Seaman, a Godly Play storyteller, a retired trainer and an experienced spiritual accompanier.

Cost £95 – includes all meals (lunches on both days, evening meal on Friday and breakfast on Saturday). There are a number of subsidised places for people on low incomes – please make enquiries to Early booking is advisable. Places are limited to 10 people.

Accommodation…Bed and breakfast can be arranged in local homes for £25 a night  – please make arrangements through Kathryn. Hotels in the area include Wilson Carlile Centre Hotel (ask for reduced rate for church events) or the Kenwood Hall Hotel.

never let go Aug 2017


… For there is a Force of love

moving through the universe

That holds us fast

and will never let us go

Saint Julian of Norwich (c.a. 1342 -1416)


To book: Advent Retreat Booking form