Stanway in Colchester

Exploring World Religions

The aim of this new Group is to investigate and better understand the faiths and cultures, influenced by religion, in today's world.

We plan to do this by selecting a faith to study, researching the history, practises and culture of its exponents, then presenting and discussing our findings in an informal, relaxed and sociable atmosphere.

We hope to arrange talks by and meetings with faith leaders, and visit various places of worship, and where possible participate in or observe acts of worship and celebration.

At our first meeting we decided to look at the diversity of Christianity today, so that we have a basis against which we can compare the practises of other religions.

It is hoped that all members of the Group will play an active role, but everyone is welcome.

We meet on the 3rd Monday morning each month in Stanway.

If you are interested and would like to find out more, please contact send an email to the Group Leader by clicking on the Bluebird contact button at the side of the page and select Groups.

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Bikers Birdwatch 1
Birdwatch 2 Books - Non-Fiction
Books - Readers Digest Camera Club
Church Visits Creative Writing 1
Creative Writing 2 Dining Out - Chatter & Platter
Dining Out - Com Bon Appetit Dining Out - Curry Thursdays
Dining Out - Grey Gourmets Dining Out - Krishna Curry Nite
Dining Out - Lunchtime Friends Dining Out - Magnificent 7th
Dining Out - Munch Bunch Dining Out - Old Originals
Dining Out - Stanway Stars Dining Out - Tuesday Tearaways
Discussion Forum Exploring World Religions
Family History Family History Online
Film Club U3A Fossils - Before the Deluge
Gardening 1 Gardening 2
Greek Helping Hands
History - Military Indoor Games - Backgammon
Indoor Games - Chess Indoor Games - MahJong
Indoor Games - Rummikub 1 Indoor Games - Rummikub 2
Indoor Games - Scrabble 1 Indoor Games - Scrabble 2
Indoor Games - Scrabble 3 Interpreting History
Mindfulness Opera Appreciation
Poetry Appreciation Sing from the Heart
Singing for Pleasure Solo Travellers
Spanish Conversation Spanish Conversation Beginners Plus
Spanish Intermediate Sports - Badminton
Sports - Badminton Thursday p.m. Sports - Croquet
Sports - Golf Sports - Nordic walking
Sports - Petanque Sports - Pickleball
Sports - Squash 57 Sports - Table Tennis
Sports - Tai Chi Sports - Ten Pin Bowling
Sports - Walking Football Sports - Walking Rugby
Sugarcraft Thinking Allowed
Ukulele - Stanway Strummers Ukulele Ukulele - Ukes 4 Fun
Walk with Lunch Wine Appreciation (SWAG)