Love can be expressed in so many ways – kindness, generosity, caring, affection, compassion, mercy, and forgiveness. It is expressed through the eyes and gestures, reaching out to the other. We shall express it in the movement of the dance this weekend.
Rita Russell is an experienced facilitator. Having worked in education in the past, specialising in music, she now works primarily in the area of spirituality. She particularly enjoys facilitating workshops and spiritual growth groups. Rita is a mother and actively involved with her grandchildren. She brings her love of people and life experience into her work. She uses her skills as a teacher to encourage others to experience the love and power of the Divine. She has channelled Reiki healing for twenty years.
Rita also loves leading Sacred Circle dance and has an extensive repertoire of dances. She uses her musical gifts and skills as a teacher to encourage others to experience the spirituality and power of sacred dance.
Mary Duckworth loves both circle dancing and what keeps us still in God’s presence, both of which have been a basic part of her life over many years. It is a delight for her to bring these loves together this weekend. Having been born in Lancashire and lived most of her married life in London, she is back in her beloved home country, near Pendle Hill. She leads a sacred dance group in Accrington and meditates with a Christian Meditation Group at Whalley Abbey. Her spiritual life is founded on the Bible and Swedenborgian teaching. She believes in God’s love and truth for all people.