Mags Bryan is a qualified counsellor and spiritual director, and has been involved in pastoral work for over 20 years. She is a registered social worker, mentor and trainer and runs her own business "8 miles out", whilst working as a Local Area Coordinator for people with dementia. Mags is involved in the Two Halves of Life group run by the Coracle Trust. She is also a guide for Retreats in Daily Life both for the Coracle Trust and for the Epiphany Group, of which she is a member.Mags loves the outdoors and the "call of creation". She enjoys using her photography as a resource for retreats and quiet days.
Sharon is a full time Mum of two boys. Prior to starting a family, Sharon was a social worker and mental health officer. She is a qualified spiritual director, trained in the Ignatian tradition of spiritual direction. She is a member of the Epiphany Group, and enjoys the challenge of "finding God in all things". She has been involved in running quiet days and retreats for a number of years. She also guides on Retreats in Daily Life, and is one of the tutors on Growth in Prayer and Reflective Living, a course run by the Epiphany Group. Sharon enjoys the peace and quiet of the countryside, and regularly walks her dogs on the local beaches, enjoying the beauty of God's creation.