Latest News & Events

We run a wide variety of events both at Burrswood and at local sites - we hope you will find something of interest. Read about recent events here too!

 

Quiet Day - February 13th

Event: Quiet Day - February 13th

Venue: Burrswood Church of Christ the Healer
13th February 2018

Our Identity in Christ - led by Rev'd Mandy Carr Spend time listening to God, considering your own journey with Christ and joining others in worship and prayer. There will be two short devotional talks to help guide your reflections. Quiet Days on Tuesdays normally run from 10.00am to 4.00pm. Bring your own picnic or book lunch in Burrswood café – please call 01892 865991. Hot and cold drinks will be available throughout the day. We would welcome a suggested donation of £...

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Bountiful - Women's Christian Conference

Event: Bountiful - Women's Christian Conference

Venue: Trinity School, Sevenoaks
3rd February 2018

“The conference in a whole is about God given gifts. Delegates can choose to find out what their gifts are and what that means for them, or be encouraged, challenged, inspired and nurtured in the ones they already know about/use.” Our Director of Spiritual Wellbeing, Rev'd Carol Morrison will be doing the following workshop; Your Gifts in Your Prayer Life Creating a lifestyle of prayer that is God inspired, God centred and uses the person God made you to be. We will explore usi...

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Greenhouse art installation

News: Greenhouse art installation

Venue: Burrswood Grounds
10th January 2018

Everyone is welcome to visit the innovative art installation that is currently on the top lawn at Burrswood.  Local artist Deborah Tompsett has installed an art project for Advent. It is a greenhouse that will light up with bright colours when the sun goes down to symbolise God’s light coming to us – we think of this in the middle of Advent as we approach Christmas. There will be pots that Deborah has hand made available to be planted up with a bulb which will be placed in t...

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Quiet Day - January 9th

Event: Quiet Day - January 9th

Venue: Church of Christ the Healer
9th January 2018

Our Identity in ChristA Quiet Day led by Rev'd Mandy Carr An opportunity to lay aside everyday pressures and enjoy God’s presence in the beauty and peace of Burrswood. Spend time listening to God, considering your own journey with Christ and joining others in worship and prayer.There will be two short devotional talks to help guide your reflections. The day will run from 10am to 4pm. You are welcome to bring your own picnic or book lunch in Burrswood café – please call 01...

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Christmas House Party

Event: Christmas House Party

Venue: Burrswood
From 20th December 2017 to 27th December 2017

Come and join us for a week of celebration and worship. Wonderful hospitality and delicious food in the tranquil surroundings of Burrswood.  If you would like to celebrate Christmas in a beautiful location with a friendly group of people enjoying fantastic hospitality, worship, wonderful food and entertainment, then you might like to consider joining our Christmas House Party. The House Party begins on 20th December and goes on until 27th December. During your stay you will have the op...

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Christmas Carol Concert

Event: Christmas Carol Concert

Venue: Church of Christ the Healer
18th December 2017

Christmas Carol Service with St Paul’s choir, Rusthall3pm in Church of Christ the Healer We invite all members of the Fellowship, staff and the wider public to come and join us in the Church of Christ the Healer for our annual Christmas Carol service led by the choir of St Paul’s Rusthall. This will be a joyful celebration of Christmas and an opportunity to meet up with friends old and new. There will be mince pies and tea and coffee available in the Orangery after the service.&...

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Quiet Day - December 12th

Event: Quiet Day - December 12th

Venue: Church of Christ the Healer
12th December 2017

“Studies in the Life of John the Baptist” A Quiet Day led by The Ven Simon Burton-Jones An opportunity to lay aside everyday pressures and enjoy God’s presence in the beauty and peace of Burrswood. Spend time listening to God, considering your own journey with Christ and joining others in worship and prayer. There will be two short devotional talks to help guide your reflections. The day will run from 10am to 4pm. You are welcome to bring your own picnic or book lunch in ...

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Watercolour Workshop

Event: Watercolour Workshop

Venue: Burrswood
8th December 2017

Watercolour Christmas cards and seasonal foliage painting with Julie King Join professional artist Julie King for a day’s tuition in watercolour painting and create your own piece of artwork.  Please join local artist Julie King for a fun day of watercolour painting, lunch and good conversation. Julie will show you how to design and paint your own individual Christmas card inspired by seasonal Christmas plants and foliage. Please book your place soon, as numbers are limited, b...

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Advent Silent Retreat

Event: Advent Silent Retreat

Venue: Burrswood Church of Christ the Healer
From 1st December 2017 to 3rd December 2017

Join us for this specially designed retreat for those who want to spend time in quiet, especially as part of their preparations for Christmas. Silent Advent Retreat - A time of quiet preparing for Christmas Led by Revd Dr Steven Underdown, Chaplain at Burrswood Timetable: Friday 1st DecemberAfternoon Arrive after 2pm. and settle in. 4.00pm Tea in lounge 4.30pm Eucharist in Lady Chapel (optional) 6.30pm Evening Meal (Dining Room) 8.00–9pm Introduction and Guided Quiet Time, followed ...

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Rt Rev James Newcome, Bishop of Carlisle visits Burrswood

News: Rt Rev James Newcome, Bishop of Carlisle visits Burrswood

19th October 2017

We were delighted to welcome Rt Rev James Newcome, the Bishop of Carlisle to Burrswood this week. He took the Healing Service and commissioned Jacqui into her role as Wellbeing Activities Lead.

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