Residential Retreats

These retreats offer you space to recover and discover, allowing you to draw closer to God.

All residential retreats include en-suite bedrooms, along with all meals and refreshments.

(Please note - on occasions when en-suite bedrooms are fully booked, a non en-suite bedroom may be offered, with a discount offered accordingly.)

Booking forms available from:  Foxhill@chester.anglican.org

Or call 01928 733777

 

The Harvest of our Lives

7th September 4.00pm - 9th September 2.00pm -  £165
Led by Canon Veronica Hydon

A Creative weekend using a variety of art and craft materials to explore and celebrate different skills each of us have discovered, practised and developed during our lifetimes in a range work and leisure contexts, and sharing how God has blessed and encouraged us along the way.

This weekend will be contemplative as well as companionable. A time for greater appreciation of our own achievements as labourers in God's Harvest.

 

Celtic Treasures - Light from the past to inspire and illumine our lives today

21st September 4.00pm - 23rd September 2.00pm  £165
Led by the Revd Roy Searle

Celtic Christian spirituality was forged on the anvil of a changing world. Roy will explore treasures from the stories and traditions of the past that can bring hope, inspiration and light to our life and faith journeys in our changing contemporary church and world.

 

Living with Grief

9th November 4.00pm - 10th November 4.00pm  £95
Led Philippa and Graeme Skinner

This is a time where you can reflect on your loss, and what it means to live with it. There will be some thoughts on bereavement led by Philippa and Graeme, and times where you choose to be on your own or with others. 

The event is suitable for anyone who has been bereaved at least 6 months.

 

Come, Lord Jesus  

30th November 4.00pm - 2nd December 2.00pm  £165
Led by the Ven Mike Gilbertson

A chance to begin Advent with a sense of expectation, engaging with scripture, poetry, music and art. We will reflect on the meaning of Jesus's first coming in Bethlehem, his future coming as king, and how he comes to meet us in everyday life today. 

There will be plenty of stillness as well- space to encounter Jesus for ourselves in the beautiful surroundings of Foxhill.

 

Advent Individually Guided Retreat

3rd December 4.00pm - 6th December 2.00pm  £165
Led by Chester Diocesan Spirituality Team

Take time to rest and relax before the busyness of Christmas and remember what it’s all in aid of. An Individually Guided Retreat provides space to listen,to find refreshment, and perhaps to put our lives in a new perspective.

We will be in silence on Tuesday and Wednesday. Each person will have a prayer guide to support them through this time and provide suggestions for prayer.

 

Please contact the Foxhill Team on 01928 733777, or email foxhill@chester.anglican.org if you would like any more information or to request a booking form.

 

"Come to me, all you who are weary and burdened, and I will give you rest." Matthew 11:28 (NIV)