Quiet Days

Quiet Days

Gardening The Heart  facilitate seasonal quiet days and retreats to inspire personal reflection and to aid spiritual growth using the outdoors, gardens and creativity.


Psalm 23 retreat day

Themes include:

We are delighted to host these retreats in partnership with churches, retreat centres, private homes and gardens, farms and other organisations. Themes and content are tailored to the context. For feedback and comments from participants and hosts read more...

A typical Gardening The Heart Quiet day integrates reflective activities using scripture and outdoor spaces, as well as times for silence, walks and space for creativity. On some days, gardening activities are offered to enable exploration of seasonal cycles and ways that they can reflect stages and situations in life’s journey. Read more...

Additional resources we provide on the day to complement the venue and theme include: creative materials, a scriptural framework with reflective questions and an outline of seasonal gardening activities as a starting point to drawing spiritual parallels. Click on the link to see sample  Gardening The Heart Retreat Day Leaflet

For further information about our seasonal quiet days or if you are interested in hosting a retreat day or evening in partnership with us, please click here or email us: contact@parable-garden.org