New Thought - Ancient Wisdom Retreat

When: April 24 - 26, 2020 (Extra evening available)

Where: Othona, West Dorset, UK

Fees: £142 (Single Supplement £170) Includes retreat, room and board.

Register: Othona

EXTRA: the option of a stopover to Monday morning with an informal music and poetry concert on Sunday evening – only £30 extra charge. Payable by cash or card at the time

It's never too late to move in the direction of your dreams. 

You are invited to take the ride of your life using practical spirituality as the vehicle to discover, affirm and follow your inner calling.

You will be offered tools to support you on your journey through the maze that is modern life. Integrate body, mind and spirit through deep listening, visioning, and affirmation in a fun, supportive atmosphere.


Whether you need a gentle nudge or a push to get started we'll be there with you!

Join facilitators Merry Shaver and Erica Brown 


Merry received a Masters Degree in Consciousness Studies from the Holmes Institute, Golden Colorado in 2009 and was ordained as a Religious Science minister in 2012. She currently is on sabbatical from her position as the assistant minister at the Austin Center for Spiritual Living, in Austin, Texas.  Her purpose in life is to "create a safe place where we can grow in Love and Joy." She is a master in leading prayer, meditation and the visioning process. Her subtle sense of humor always shines through, bringing merriment to the moment.


Erica Brown comes from Bournemouth, Dorset and has a lifelong involvement with complementary therapies including counselling, hypnosis, Neuro-Linguistic Programming, (NLP) and Emotional Freedom Techniques (EFT).

She co-facilitates the Highcliffe Positive Living Group near Bournemouth and delivers Mindfulness sessions in local hospitals among many activities in the area. Her unique heart-based approach fosters reconnection to a deeper life-purpose and dreams with positive outcomes.