Posts Tagged: retreat

‘Spirituality is not to be learned in flight from the world…’ #SpiritualitySundays

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Retreat Photos

Our 2013 Retreat was an amazing weekend. We had a lot of fun hanging out and having the opportunity to spend plenty of time worshipping and praying together as a community. You can catch up on the teaching from our main sessions here. Sara took some great photos throughout the weekend. Here they are for your viewing pleasure: Main Sessions [gdl_gallery title="Retreat-2013-Main-Sessions" width="250" height="120" galid="1" ] Mealtimes [gdl_gallery title="Retreat-2013-Mealtimes" width="250" height="120" galid="2" ] The Pub Quiz, Prayer Room & Scenery [gdl_gallery title="retreat-2013-pub-quiz-prayer-room-scenery" width="250" height="120" galid="3" ] Read more

Ben Cantelon: Saviour of the World

[youtube][/youtube]   Last weekend on our Retreat, this song definitely stood out as the song of the weekend. On the Retreat, we focused on the person who is at the very core of Christianity - Jesus, and the key events which made up his life and the lives of his first followers, the disciples. On the Saturday night, we spent the evening reflecting on Jesus' sacrificial death on the cross and what it means for us. When we played Saviour of the World, it really ... Read more

The Skit Guys: Grace

At our retreat, on Saturday night Abbie showed a clip from The Skit Guys. The clip portrays a powerful conversation between Jesus and Peter which shows us the amazing Grace of God. Check it out below: Read more

Songs you shouldn’t listen to on the way to the Retreat! A Special Songs Post

Today we travel up to Broad Haven for our 2013 Retreat! As a public service for those of you who are travelling up, we wanted to let you know which songs to avoid playing as you drive up this afternoon! (more…) Read more

Places to visit whilst you’re at our Retreat

We're off on our 2013 Retreat this weekend! It's come around incredibly quickly and all the final preparations are coming together. In the build up to the weekend, we've been posting advance previews here on the blog. A few weeks ago we announced the full details and how you could book, we gave you 10 reasons why you should join us, and last week we let you in on the details of what we'll be doing during our organised programme. (more…) Read more

Retreat Programme Preview!

It's only a week and a half until we set off for our 2012 Retreat! As we get closer and closer to the Retreat, we're pulling together more of the details of the programme. It's going to be an amazing weekend, and it's not too late to book if you haven't already. Last Tuesday, we gave you ten reasons you should come with us to Broad Haven. It's going to be an amazing weekend with plenty to do and see nearby. Today, here's a ... Read more

10 Reasons to come on our Retreat

We're counting down the weeks to our 2013 Retreat in Broad Haven, Pembrokeshire. As we count down to the retreat, we'll be posting more information and previews of what we've got planned, as well as some of the different things there are to see and places to go around Broad Haven. One of the best things about the weekend is how many different reasons people have for coming. The retreat is flexible enough that no matter what kin of person you are or ... Read more


From Friday 8th to Sunday 10th February, we'll be going away on our 2013 Lab Retreat. We've got a packed programme of activities, prayer, worship and talks with something in it for everyone, and plenty to do and see nearby. The Venue We've booked out a Youth Hostel in the beautiful village of Broad Haven on the coast of Pembrokeshire. It's a stones throw away from the beach, there's plenty of places to visit nearby and you might even find aliens there. The Theme Before Christianity ... Read more