Welcome to the Blog of the Well Community

“The Well is a place of encounter…”

Fr Frank Green, SSM. 1997.

"The Well 'creates' community, it makes for encounter. No two people come to a well to fill their buckets without talking and, if that well be the living spirit of Christ, then the Jew talks to the Samaritan, the man to the woman, the prophet to the sinner (with a good deal of banter and laughter), the stranger and the traveller to the locals.

People find one another at the well; share gossip, laughter and deep things as they work at the rope; have time for one another; travel to and from; bring empty buckets and take them away full for the use of others in the house or wherever. Things happen at the well.

The well is the symbol of the life-giving God whom we seek. It is not 'our' well' we may be the locals, but the well is for all as God is for all - the Heart of the matter - a deep, still entry into the vast, inexhaustible, unseen source below"

Tuesday, 18 February 2014

Robin is off to South Africa tomorrow 19th February.  He will be working with the Institute for Healing of Memories in Cape Town helping to organise and facilitate HoM workshops.

If you need to contact him whilst he is away he is using Holiday Phone to use his usual mobile number without heavy roaming costs.

Watch this space for more posts.

Wednesday, 5 February 2014

Pilgrimage 2014

Lots of interest in our Pilgrimage to Durham and Holy Island 21st to 25th July 2014 for further details look for our Pilgrimage page coming soon on the Website www.thewellatwillen.org.uk