Exploring ‘Sanctuary’

16–20 May 2022 (Mon–Fri)

Sanctuary is a wonderfully evocative word conjuring up so many images. But it also generates a myriad of questions, such as, What does Sanctuary look like? How is God Sanctuary and What does it mean to dwell in the shelter of the Most High – to rest in the shadow of the Almighty? How do we abide in Jesus, rest in Him and take His yoke upon us?”

Focussing on Psalm 91 and some New Testament Scriptures, each day this week we will be thinking about and creating in clay something that embodies a different aspect of ’sanctuary’ in Him. If the Spirit moves we may even engage in a little drama or movement…

Who's speaking?

Janey Petterson

A professional photographer for 35 years, Janey recently fell in love with clay, learning to make pieces which represent and teach the essence of spiritual truths from the Bible. Janey loves to express the heart of our Creator in a myriad of ways - marshalling and grouping shapes through the medium of song, dance, drama, photography and ceramics.

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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 receive a warm welcome from our international Community, a beautiful and spacious home to stay in, delicious meals prepared and served for you, a well resourced library, quiet spaces to relax in, lawn games to play, 288 acres of our estate to explore, the wild north Devon coastline and the South West coastal path (literally on our doorstep), and our own beach.

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.

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