Whirlow Spirituality Centre – What’s On


at Whirlow Spirituality Centre at the Chapel of the Holy Spirit

The month ahead at Whirlow Spirituality Centre @ the Chapel of the Holy Spirit.

Regular worship

  • Sunday, September 3rd. Reflective  Worship, 7 – 8pm
  • Sunday, September 17th. Reflective Communion, 7- 8pm
  • every Sunday. Space to Be (silent meditation), 830 – 915am
  • every Tuesday. Reflective Communion, 945 – 1030am

Special events

Deep Talk Day
Creation: integrating activity and rest

September 4

Deep Talk uses principles of life-coaching, peer-to-peer group work and story-ing to explore questions of identity and life-purpose. It is an adaptation of Godly Play for adults of all ages and stages.

  • 1015am – 330pm
  • £18 including refreshments. Bring your own lunch. Book here

Led by Jeremy Clines, Anglican Chaplain to the University of Sheffield.

How the Enneagram can Help us Relate

September 16 

The Enneagram can shed light on why those we’re in close relationship with sometimes seem to be speaking another language! This workshop will give practical advice on relating better in the moment to prevent problems occurring.

Learn from interactive exercises, guided meditations, music, and other techniques.

  • 930am – 430pm
  • £50 including refreshments. Bring your own lunch. Booking details here 

Led by Dr Mark Pickin, a Riso-Hudson Certified teacher (with honours) and an Enneagram Institute Authorised Teacher.

Simple Quiet Day

September 19

  • 945am – 345pm
  • £12 including refreshments. Bring your own lunch. Book here

Space to ‘be’ before God. Relax, reflect and pray. The day starts with our weekly Reflective Communion (open to all.)

Music for the Spirit: The Muskoka Wind Quintet

September 23

Fourth in our new concert series.

  • 7.30pm
  • £12. Concessions available. Book here

Flute solos and ensemble pieces presented in accessible and enjoyable ways. Programme to include: Poulenc Novelette in C; Hadyn Divertimento; Paul Patterson Pieces from Westery Winds; Norman Hallam Dance; Gershwin I got Rhythm.

Ticket price includes interval drink.

We Who Sing Pray Twice

September 28

Learn simple sacred rounds and chants in four-part harmony: songs of joy, gladness, sadness and peace, from a variety of sources. The silence that follows the singing offers the opportunity to be still, or to pray or meditate.

  • 7:30 – 9:30pm
  • All welcome
  • Details here 

Quiet Day led by Mirfield brothers

September 30

Make time for God in a hurting world that needs to be loved and cherished. We shall reflect together on how we may listen and respond justly to the needs we see around us.

Includes input from Brs Marc and Jacob from the Community of the Resurrection.

  • 945am – 330pm
  • £18 including refreshments. Bring your own lunch. Book here

Looking ahead

October will feature another Deep Talk day as well as a workshop on the Life and Spirituality of Henri Nouwen led by Dr Michael Ford. Please keep an eye on our What’s On page for details.