Great Sutton - 08/11/2012
Has Lent, our annual tithe to God, become an anachronism?
This is a chance for serving clergy in the diocese, to look afresh at the characteristic notes of lent – Prayer, fasting, self-examination, almsgiving and preparation for Easter. Our key note speaker will be Fr Nicholas Stebbing CR.
9.30am Welcome by Fr David Fisher and Introduction by Bishop Robert
9.45am Talk by Fr Nicolas Stebbing CR
11.15am Discussion Groups:
- Ash Wednesday - the launch of Lent
- Fasting – theology and practice
- Praying Together
- Self-examination and Reconciliation
- Reading the Bible
- Prayer Walks and Stations of the Cross
1.45pm Closing prayers and depart at 2pm
Venue: St John’s Church, Great Sutton, Ellesmere Port, CH66 4RE
If you would like to attend, could you please please email Revd Canon Michael Burgess email@example.com who will send you a full programme, detailing the groups and inviting you to choose which groups to attend.