Meditations and prayers based on garden themes set in aframework…
The Quiet Garden Movement Annual Gathering in 2016 took place at Totley Rise Methodist Church – the theme was Seeds Sown: the Quiet Garden Journey.
Below you will find the audio of the sessions during the day, plus accompanying photos or handouts.
1. The journey of Totley Rise Quiet Garden – Louise Grosberg and team shared the story of their Quiet Gardens
2. ‘Teilhard de Chardin’s journey in Christ’ with Revd Philip Roderick (Founder-Director)Teilhard-de-Chardin’s-journey-in-Christ-Handout
3. Finding (and using) Our Quiet Spaces in Daily Life with Matt Freer (Quiet Garden Project Manager)
The audio recording on the day didn’t work so well for this session – but it is part of a new resource available for group or individual use. You can do the exercise yourself or with your group – click here
4. Sharing of stories of Quiet Gardens – the following hosts shared the story of their Quiet Gardens (audio with accompanying photographs where appropriate):
- Low Broomrigg Quiet Garden – Joy Thompson
- The Quiet Garden in Burley-In-Wharfedale – Paul & Irene Fowler
- St Luke’s Church Quiet Garden – Paul & Gillian Beardwood
St Luke’s Quiet Garden video is available at: https://youtu.be/sJKdO4L91Ro
- Peterborough Quaker Meeting House – Daphne Lynas