What are we looking for as we seek new residents to join the community at Gembrook Retreat? Read about this and further updates in our winter newsletter.
A community of work and prayer
Over summer, we have been experimenting with a rhythm of life at Gembrook Retreat that combines the work of hosting and looking after the land and buildings of the Retreat, with regular times of prayer. This connects us with the spiritual practices that we want to invite our guests to experience.
We have started thinking about more ways that people can be involved in this community of work and prayer…
A space to feed heart, soul and imagination…
Guests have been finding their way to David’s Cabin over the winter months and here’s what they are saying:
“A lovely property to ramble about on – the guiding values of this space for rest and renewal are of hospitality, simplicity, community and care for the land… so think woodfire stove, gas burner, solar powered lighting, tank water, outdoor composting toilet and, you know, a quiet that creeps into your soul and brings you peace…’
Read more in the GR newsletter Sep 2018