Programme

Beauty and Brokenness: Finding Hope in a Wounded World

1–5 June 2020 (Mon–Fri)

Planet Earth contains breathtaking beauty and amazing diversity. As fast as we discover much of this, we are losing it. The catastrophic impact of human behaviour leads experts to predict a vastly impoverished world, with tragic results for people and wildlife. This week we will celebrate nature’s beauty, lament its destruction, and seek hope in the Bible, in stories from around the world, and from opportunities to be Good News for God’s world.

“The teaching was very thought provoking and challenging. Activities brilliant.” — A recent guest
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Who's speaking?

Dave Bookless

Dave Bookless is a clergyman, author, speaker, and A Rocha International's Director of Theology. More importantly, he loves Jesus, his wife and four daughters, wildlife and wild places.

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Christ’s Hymnbook: Selected themes for the Book of Psalms

1–5 June 2020 (Mon–Fri)

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Individually Guided Retreat

1–5 June 2020 (Mon–Fri)

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Our team of experienced spiritual directors will accompany you on a silent, guided retreat involving a daily one-to-one session for up to an hour. Each...

£333 to £405 per person

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Worship: Encountering God’s Presence

27–31 January 2020 (Mon–Fri)

Jon Pocock

Join Jon as he explores different ways we worship and how we worship corporately both sung and not sung. How can we plan and lead...

£209 to £281 per person

Film & Faith

3–7 February 2020 (Mon–Fri)

Dave Hopwood

Jesus used parables and stories all the time to help folks understand and receive God’s refreshing and radical Kingdom. Movies are very much the stories...

£209 to £281 per person

Discipleship Week

24–28 February 2020 (Mon–Fri)

Howard Peskett

We are awaiting confirmation of this week: details will be available nearer the time.

£209 to £281 per person

A Way of Life That Works

2–6 March 2020 (Mon–Fri)

Jill Webber

Life can be overwhelming with its demands and distractions. Together we will explore how we might find a way of living that cultivates a deep...

£279 to £351 per person

Renew, Refresh, Resource

6–8 March 2020 (Fri–Sun)

Lee Abbey Team

These Renew, Refresh, Resource weekends are designed for individual Christians, small groups and churches to strengthen their relationship with each other, to deepen their relationship...

£145 to £181 per person

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What to expect

Wondering what it will be like to stay at Lee Abbey for a retreat or a holiday?

You will get a warm welcome from the Community, a beautiful home to stay in, delicious meals, a well resourced library, quiet spaces to relax in, 288 acres of our estate to explore, excellent teaching, vibrant worship and entertainment. For more information about Lee Abbey’s ministry or details on how to support us, see “About Lee Abbey”. If you have any questions, please get in touch.

Bedrooms

Fully refurbished in 2016, comfortable and welcoming

Rooms to meet and relax

Spaces around the house for you to unwind, chat, learn and worship

Our great outdoors

280 acres of Exmoor coast and beach, for walks, sport and even stargazing

Meals and special diets

Three meals a day, tea, coffee and cake are included for all guests.

Teaching and worship

There'll be sung worship and talks you can join each morning if you like

Workshops and activities

The Community will offer prayers, walks and entertainment for you

Families and children

On family holiday weeks, they'll have a whale of a time too!

Pastoral support

We would love to listen to and pray with you during your stay

Prices and practicalities

The nitty-gritty - prices, discounts, directions, disability access and more

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