Loading Events

← Back to Events

The Mirfield Centre

Upcoming Events

April 2017
£20.00

Christians living amongst Muslims

April 29, 10:00 am - 3:30 pm
The Mirfield Centre, Stocks Bank Road
Mirfield, WF14 0BW

The peninsula is the heartland of Islam, which affects both Christians who live there and Muslims throughout the world. Islam in this area is quite different from Islam as encountered in the West, and even as it is encountered in the Levant (see map). However, an insight into Islam and the Muslim communities in the Arabian peninsula will provide an excellent resource for a wider and deeper understanding of Islam than is normally possible for non-Muslims. Our day with Bill…

Find out more »
May 2017
Free

Foundation of the Community of the Resurrection

May 5, 10:30 am - 12:00 pm
The Mirfield Centre, Stocks Bank Road
Mirfield, WF14 0BW

Foundation of the Community of the Resurrection 125th Anniversary Lecture Friday 5th May 2017 at 10.30 am given by Paul Bradshaw Professor Emeritus Notre Dame University, USA The Community of the Resurrection is a monastic community strongly involved in mission, education and engagement with society. Founded in Oxford 125 years ago by Charles Gore and 5 others, its commitment to social justice led to a decision in 1898 to move to Britain’s industrial heartland in West Yorkshire. Walter Frere, the…

Find out more »
£20.00

Mindfulness and Psychological Therapy, A Christian Perspective

May 13, 10:00 am - 3:30 pm
The Mirfield Centre, Stocks Bank Road
Mirfield, WF14 0BW

The course leaders have been exploring the links between spirituality, meditation and psychological healing for some years. In recent times, mindfulness has proved a useful bridging concept between these different areas. The workshop will use discussion and experiential exercises to explore how ‘looking at our experiences from a different place’ can help to detoxify problems such as anxiety, worry and stress and how religious communities in particular might incorporate such strategies into efforts to develop ‘healthy churches’. Led by Dr…

Find out more »
June 2017
£20.00

Listening to God in our everyday lives

June 15, 8:00 am - 5:00 pm
The Mirfield Centre, Stocks Bank Road
Mirfield, WF14 0BW

Seeing God in All we Do from Happiness to Heartache All life's experiences, however big or small, have the potential to be life giving and perhaps especially those which hurt or challenge us. We need to learn to hold on to these moments of truth, chew them over and be taught by them. As we give life's experiences the chance to speak to us we can also begin to see the flimsiness of the way the world lives its life…

Find out more »
July 2017
£20.00

Words for Wellbeing

July 4, 10:00 am - 3:30 pm
The Mirfield Centre, Stocks Bank Road
Mirfield, WF14 0BW

Writing is good for you! In this one-day course you will use the power of the written word to help promote your wellbeing. Through short, simple guided writing activities, you will explore your inner and outer world. The emphasis will be on the process, not the end product. Just bring along some paper, a pen, your enthusiasm and your curiosity. The day will be interspersed with short Mindfulness meditations and prayers to aid the process of being fully present in…

Find out more »
+ Export Events