Church Weekend Away 2017

This year‘s Church Weekend Away
 will take place from  
2 – 5 June 2017
Landgut Engelsbach
Why not come and join the Church Weekend Away which provides another great opportunity to connect with the extended church family spending time together in relaxed surroundings, enjoying fun and fellowship and taking time out to listen to God’s
Word together.
Andrew and Katherine Cornes will be joining us from the south coast of England. They have been married for 32 years and have raised five children. Andrew served as curate (assistant minister) for 12 years at two high profile churches: St Michael-le-Belfry in York, and All Soul's Langham Place in London. After 3 years as rector of a church in Pittsburgh, USA, he was a vicar in Crowborough, south of London, for 26 years until his retirement in 2015.
Andrew will work with us through the topic of:
How the cross affects every part of life .


Click on the link below for online registration (available from 2nd April until 21 May):
If you are unable to register electronically please speak to one of the Planning Team (Mayke or Katja) who will gladly assist.


Landgut Engelsbach is situated in the beautiful “Thüringer Wald” and offers a wide variety of recreational activities and places of interest in the surrounding area.
Landgut Engelsbach KG
Am Heidelberg 23
99894 Leinatal OT Engelsbach
Tel.: +49 (0) 3623 20 08 73
Fax: +49 (0) 3623 20 08 97


There will be children’s ministry available during the sessions. For children under 3 years a crèche will be
run by the parents.


Youth are encouraged to join the adults during the sessions. They will however have their own small group.


The sessions will be in English, however, simultaneous translation into German will be available via headsets. / Die Sessions werden auf Englisch gehalten und simultan über Kopfhörer ins Deutsche übersetzt. Please indicate on the registration form if you would like translation. / Bitte gebt bei der Anmeldung Euer Interesse an einer Übersetzung an. There will be small groups in English and German.


By Coach
This year a coach has been booked for the transfer from Leipzig to Landgut Engelsbach. The return
journey costs 20€ per person.
Friday 2 June. – Andreaskirche, Scharnhorststr. 29 at 4pm
Monday 5 June – Landgut Engelsbach at 11am (back in Leipzig about 1pm)

Places are limited! Please reserve a seat when registering!
By car - Driving directions
Details and info can be found on the LEC website.
By train
Travelling by train is possible, however, probably not the most convenient option as it involves switching trains and then taking a bus.


  • Bed linen* (duvet cover, pillowcase and bedsheet), towels**
  • Bible, notebook, pen
  • Cakes and biscuits to share during breaks
  • Sports clothing
  • Swimming costumes, sunscreen
  • Warm clothes and raingear (just in case)

*Bed linen can be ordered. Cost: 5€ per person.

**Towels can be ordered. Cost: 2,50€ per person.


  • Anything which contains alcohol


Accommodation with full board

Adult: 115 €
Student/Azubi: 95 €
Child (from grade 5 onwards): 70 €
Child (3 years – grade 4): 60 €
Child (< 3 years): free

*Camping with full board
Adult: 75 €
Child (3 years – end of school): 50 €
Child (< 3 years): free
*If you plan to camp it is necessary to bring your own tent. Sanitary facilities available.


To secure your booking please transfer the complete amount of your registration to LEC.
Please do so by the 21st of May the latest!
IBAN: DE08 8609 5604 0307 1566 52
Volksbank Leipzig
Transfer reason: fees CWA

Registration closes on Sunday 21 May 2017

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