Our seasonal news   

December 2018

Looking for space 
to pray with others during the day?

You are most welcome to join 
Members of the Community in West End from 12-12.30pm for Midday Prayer on Mondays, Tuesdays and Thursdays including an extended time of stillness, and on Fridays for Holy Communion.   You are welcome to join Members and Friends in Shirley for Midday Prayer on Wednesdays - please contact us for details.
There is no need to book for these times of prayer.

Christmas 2018/19 arrangements
Our last shared Holy Communion for 2018 will be on Friday 21st December in West End.  We will  gather again for Midday Prayer and Friday Eucharists from Monday 7th January 2019.

Please note that during our fallow months of April and August, the Community share a different rhythm of prayer.  Members pray in their own churches and in various homes across the area.  There are no open times of prayer in West End and Shirley during these fallow months.  
Please contact us for further details 

- a pilot group for Members and Enquirers

The Community are pleased to offer some space for us to explore our creativity together during February and March 2019. 

Aims:Space to share our creativity in company with others and to deepen our connection to God, to the world and to each other

Who for: At present, this is only available for Members and Enquirers of the Community of Hopeweavers - see Members page for more details

Where: Tardis Studio, West End, Southampton
How: Wednesdays for a pilot run of five sessions – February 13th – March 13th 6.30pm – 8.30pm

Places are limited - to book please click on the link:


snapshots from November 2018 ...
a privilege for members of the 
Community of Hopeweavers to be involved 
alongside others as part of a range of 
sanctuary space events including ...  

St Columbas Retreat House, Woking
All Saints Creative Quiet Day
1st November

Blended Festival - Ely Cathedral
National Fresh Expressions Festival 
2nd November

Companions for the Journey - Sarum College 
Spiritual Directors Forum
5th November

Gaze Consider Contemplate ... Imitate
Hilfield Friary Retreat
13th-16th November

Gathering of Promises 2018/2019

Departing from our previous Advent time of making Annual Promises, we are moving our celebrations to January.  

Our upcoming Gathering will be on 
Sunday 13th January 2019, at St Luke's Church 
Hedge End Southampton from 6.30pm 

You would be very welcome to come and join 
Bishop Jonathan and to be part of 
our gathering together

Resources for prayer and for sharing

Prayer cards designed at Hopeweavers are available at the Hopeweaver Bookstall. We offer great value mixed packs and our prayer cards are 

shared in chaplaincies, retreat houses and churches. 
Special 100 card packs now available for £30 
You can see the Sunday Prayer card series 

on our Facebook page - contact us for more details  

        Updated 16/12/18


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