Morning quiet time and sharing


This will be meetings for silent reflection for those of all religions and none: in the board room upstairs (prior to the Elders' meeting on that day) at Initiatives of Change, 24 Greencoat Place, London SW1P 1RD.

‘Vivid and sensitive’ – former archbishop on new book

That Other Voice book cover

‘This book is a rattling good read,’ was the verdict of former Bishop of London Richard Chartres. ‘I read it at one sitting.’ He was launching 'That Other Voice' by Graham Turner at London’s Centre for Spirituality on 21 September.

Quiet Day, London

Oasis Quiet Day invitation

The Oasis team would like to invite you to a Quiet Day on Saturday 14 May in London, led by Jane Franklin. This day of silence, prayer and reflection is open to people of all traditions

Book of the Month - The Spiritual Vision of Frank Buchman

The Spiritual Vision of Frank Buchman book of the month

The Spiritual Vision of Frank Buchman focuses on the work, ideas and spirituality of Frank Buchman, the initiative of what is now Initiatives of Change.

A disciplined life?

Laura and Peter Boobbyer

Laura Boobbyer shares some thoughts she has had about quiet times. 'It's not that I don't believe in quiet times - I do - it's just that I have always found it difficult to get out of bed! Maybe you have the same problem? My quiet time career, since Initiatives of Change changed my life 20 years ago, has had many ups and downs...'

Making time for quiet time

Susan Corcoran

Our lives are busy, our days are hectic, media noise surrounds us and the latest urgent communication is at our finger tips demanding our attention. In this cacophony of over-abundant information, misinformation and disinformation how do we still our hearts and refresh our thoughts?

Sources of Inspiration: anyone can take an initiative...

Fiona Daukes on YouTube

This reflection was given by Fiona Daukes at a public meeting at the UK Initiatives of Change Centre in London on 21 April. Fiona shared that 'Though I don't feel that I am much of an initiator as I would rather follow and support initiatives taken by others! I do feel however, there need to be cellos as well as the conductors, and making visions into reality requires inspiration. Where does that inspiration come from?