Category Archives: Worship events

Winter Fire Circle

We returned to the Brighthelm garden – a green oasis in the centre of Brighton – for a fire circle. In the heart of winter, fire is a welcome gift. We explored fire’s significance to us through a mixture of … Continue reading

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Christmas Open Sky

This is how we advertised our Christmas Fire Circle… Join us in the Brighthelm garden as we gather around the fire under ancient elms in this historic town-centre churchyard. There’ll be stories to tell, songs to sing, marshmallows to toast, … Continue reading

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The Memory of Trees

This was our notice for 12th November 2017: we’ll remember trees that have been special to us. Do the trees remember us too, and all the events that have happened under (or in) their branches? Remembrance Sunday in the woods…

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Spiders and webs

We’re enjoying re-visiting the same woodland each month and getting a sense of the changing seasons. At September’s gathering, we went looking for spider webs. Spiders are busy at this time of year, but the windy weather meant it was … Continue reading

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See more by being seen less

This was our notice for 13th August 2017: Ever wished you could walk silently like a fox, as you clomp along the forest path, scaring off all the wildlife ahead of you? And have you ever thought that if you … Continue reading

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Solstice

This was notification of our June 2017 meeting Note change of date and venue!! Because of the London to Brighton Cycle Ride, there will be no road access to our usual meeting place. Instead, we’ll meet outside Stanmer House, at … Continue reading

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Walking in a Winter Woodland

This was the notice for 19th February 2017: The next gathering of Open Sky Forest Church will be in the forest! Sunday 19th February, 3.00pm. We’ll start with a short walk from the Upper Lodges car park in Stanmer Park … Continue reading

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The call of the wild … and the safe

This was the notice for our January 2017 meeting: So there you are, it’s a week into a new year. You’re just about keeping to your resolutions. You’re still feeling that anticipation of what the new year might hold for … Continue reading

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