(includes Kirkcudbright, Dumfries, Ayr, Paisley & Glasgow)
Quiet Days offering opportunities to explore prayer in its widest forms. The days are guided and provide space for silence; based in Kirkcudbright, Galloway.
Book Group: Sensible Shoes
What to wear when going on a spiritual journey.
‘Sensible Shoes’ by Sharon Garlough Brown is about the spiritual journeys of 4 women – Hannah, Meg, Mara and Charissa – after they embark on a retreat in their hometown. The novel explores their deepening friendship as well as their individual inner journeys.
We will listen to each other as we explore, chapter by chapter, what resonates and which characters we relate to, We will also be introduced gently to the new ways of praying the characters experience in the book. No previous experience of prayer or faith is necessary. EVERYONE IS WELCOME
Every Saturday, 2-4 pm
from 10th August – 14th September 2019
Copies of the book are available from online book stores. Regular attendance isn’t obligatory, but it helps.
The number will be limited, so if you’re interested in joining us, please contact
Rachel Inglis, E:email@example.com or
Tracy Temple, E: firstname.lastname@example.org
Oct 2019- May 2020
For whom is the course intended?
The course is intended for those of different denominations and none. No particular ability in prayer is required, only a desire for God.
- Different ways of praying taken from Ignatian, Celtic and other spiritual traditions.
- Awareness of our different perceptions of God. The use of a journal and the value of self-awareness as aids to reflective living.
- Prayer experienced through music, art and movement.
- An introduction to Ignatian discernment, through which a person may come to make choices which celebrate the unique giftedness conferred on them by the Creator.