Church of England Diocese of Oxford Woodley, St. John the Evangelist

Sunday 18th July - Solitude

This week we are looking at the Discipline of Solitude. Perhaps you feel you have had a lot of practice at this, with the 18 months of social distancing and isolation?! However, solitude is not the same thing as loneliness, and can actually be a healthy thing which helps us to be present with others in fellowship. How can we follow the model of Jesus, who regularly sought out space from his friends, to pray and to be in the presence of God?