An independently produced magazine encouraging spirituality, sponsored as part of the spiritual outreach at St Nicolas' Guildford.
The main theme of the Easter edition is "Reconciliation: whistling in the dark?" and it includes items on:
- Moving from Guildford to Chichester
- What does it mean to forgive?
- Reconciliation with God's abused creation
- So what is the Examen?
- Mary Magdalene - Easter meditation
- Beyond all our divisions
- Common Ground
- 4th century Easter Sermon
Plus poetry, book & film reviews, forthcoming events, and other items of a spiritual nature.
'Focus' is published three times a year, with an editorial team comprising:
- Canon Dr Andrew Norman, Rector of St Nicolas' Guildford
- Canon David Eaton, retired priest
- Canon Dr Julie Gittoes, Residentiary Canon, Guildford Cathedral
- Sally Lowe
The annual subscription in £10 with individual copies at £3.50. A large-print version is available at £13.50 for the year or £4.50 for individual copies.
Focus is also available electronically (.pdf format) for £5 per year or £2 per individual copy.
Please make cheques payable to St Nicolas' PCC and send to:
Tel: 01306 884467
Subscriptions can also be paid by bank transfer (sort code 11-73-61, account 27687566). If paying by this method please email Sally Lowe to notify your contact details and confirm payment.
Prayer and Spirituality - Information and resources from the Diocesan Spiritiual Growth Facilitator.
Retreat and Conference Centres - Information and contact details for venues used for retreats, conferences and parish 'away days'.
Spiritual Direction - Information and contacts for local spiritual directors to provide support and encouragement on one's spiritual journey.