The Community looks forward to welcoming you. Visit for a personal retreat, study and reflection, a creative, walking or themed break, or a family holiday. The teaching, worship and activities don’t cost extra, so take part in as much or as little as you like. What to expect …

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July 2017

Guard Your Heart: Wisdom and Resources to Live Well on The Way

22–29 July 2017 (Sat–Sat)

Steve & Jenny Hellyer

If the Christian life is a journey, it can be both joyful adventure and demanding challenge. What will sustain us, and enable us to reach the goal? What pitfalls are there, what false shortcuts need we avoid? What needs leaving...

£485 to £590 per person
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Jesus – Knowing Him and Making Him Known

29 Jul–5 Aug 2017 (Sat–Sat)

Tim Lomax

Following Jesus is an adventure. It’s an adventure of encounter through His life-changing words and power. It’s also an adventure of witness as we live to herald His Kingdom and share His love with our families, friends, colleagues and communities....

£485 to £590 per person
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The Field camping retreat (Week 1)   At the Camp (The Field)

29 Jul–5 Aug 2017 (Sat–Sat)

The Field Team

Our stunning camp field on the North Devon Coast is our home for two weeks in August, and we’d love to welcome you! Join us for both weeks (29 July to 12 August) for £200, or just this week or Week 2 for £135. The...

£135 per person
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The Field camping retreat (both weeks)   At the Camp (The Field)

29 Jul–12 Aug 2017 (Sat–Sat)

The Field Team

Our stunning camp field on the North Devon Coast is our home for two weeks in August, and we’d love to welcome you! You can join us for both weeks (29 July to 12 August) for £200 or just Week 1 or Week...

£200 per person
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August 2017

Angel Voices

5–12 August 2017 (Sat–Sat)

Roger Jones

Based on the Book of Revelation. Suitable for singers, instrumentalists and dancers of all ages, with Bible teaching, music rehearsals and lots of free time.

£485 to £590 per person
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The Field camping retreat (Week 2)   At the Camp (The Field)

5–12 August 2017 (Sat–Sat)

The Field Team

Our stunning camp field on the North Devon Coast is our home for two weeks in August, and we’d love to welcome you! Join us for both weeks (29 July to 12 August) for £200, or just Week 1 or this week for £135....

£135 per person
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Whole, Healthy and Healed?

12–19 August 2017 (Sat–Sat)

A Rocha UK, Andy Atkins, Andy Lester (A Rocha UK)

A creative journey into the world of healthy lifestyles, vibrant creation and a holistic gospel. This summer conference will explore the myriad of links between our health, the great outdoors, our connection to nature and our passion for seeing our...

£485 to £590 per person
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Lee Abbey Youth Camp Week A   At the Camp (Youth Camp)

12–19 August 2017 (Sat–Sat)

Camp Team

Amazing weeks of activities together with a worship and teaching programme to inspire young people (aged 13-18) to either take a first step of faith or move forward in their spiritual journey. Lee Abbey Camp is situated in the dramatic and beautiful setting of the North...

£175 per person
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Bereaved Families   At the Beacon

19–26 August 2017 (Sat–Sat)

Beacon Team

This week is specifically for those whose partner has died early in their life and their dependant children aged 8+. There will be the chance to join in all sorts of exciting activities including archery, zip wire, bushcraft, indoor climbing,...

£225 per person
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Questions Jesus Asked

19–26 August 2017 (Sat–Sat)

Paul Woolley

In the Gospels, Jesus was asked 183 questions, but he only answered three of them directly. We often search the Bible for answers, but transformation often comes from questions. This week we explore some of the questions Jesus asked and...

£485 to £590 per person
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Lee Abbey Youth Camp Week B   At the Camp (Youth Camp)

19–26 August 2017 (Sat–Sat)

Camp Team

Amazing weeks of activities together with a worship and teaching programme to inspire young people (aged 13-18) to either take a first step of faith or move forward in their spiritual journey. Lee Abbey Camp is situated in the dramatic and beautiful setting of the North...

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Life to the Full – Lone Parents Week

26 Aug–2 Sep 2017 (Sat–Sat)

Simon Guillebaud

Following Jesus is an adventure of highs and lows. This week will be a chance to meet Him afresh, and to be challenged, encouraged and equipped for living life to the full, never the same again! We now have as...

£485 to £590 per person
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September 2017

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House Closed

2–7 September 2017 (Sat–Thu)

The main house is closed to guests during this period.

Renew, Refresh, Resource

8–10 September 2017 (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 with God, and to learn how to be salt and light more effectively in their...

£136 to £166 per person
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Painting the Psalms

11–15 September 2017 (Mon–Fri)

Sarah Prentice

The rich tapestry of the Psalms and this beautiful location will inspire our creativity. We will experiment with different media and with materials. Bring along any materials you like using however, core material will be provided. Guided sessions will take...

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For Everything there is a Season and a Time for Every Action Under Heaven

11–15 September 2017 (Mon–Fri)

Bishop Chris Edmondson

Seasons in the world…Seasons in nature…Seasons in the church…Seasons in our own lives. Come and explore these themes of God’s seasons in times of uncertainty, change and transition, with Bishop Chris Edmondson. In the past year Chris has made the...

£260 to £320 per person
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Soul Sisters   At the Beacon

15–17 September 2017 (Fri–Sun)

Beacon Team

A women’s retreat – calling all ladies in search of adventure! This is a weekend for woman (Over 18’s), who either as individuals or groups feel the need to take time out and re-engage with God. Living life to the...

£136 per person
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Renew Refresh Resource

15–17 September 2017 (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 with God, and to learn how to be salt and light more effectively in their...

£136 to £166 per person
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Walk and Talk

18–22 September 2017 (Mon–Fri)

James and Inger Denniston

Come and experience the early autumn delights of God’s creation in this beautiful part of North Devon – a wonderful mixture of dramatic coastline, wooded combes, remote moorland and river valleys. To begin the day, there will be half an...

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Living From a Place of Grace

18–22 September 2017 (Mon–Fri)

Simon Holland

Join Simon Holland, Warden of Lee Abbey, as you journey together through the book of Ephesians. Discover how to build a community of grace that reveals the manifold wisdom of God to the world today.

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Renew Refresh Resource

22–24 September 2017 (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 with God, and to learn how to be salt and light more effectively in their...

£136 to £166 per person
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Tapestry of Life

25–29 September 2017 (Mon–Fri)

Gretel White, Vittoria Hancock

This is a retreat for anyone interested in tapestry, embroidery or handicrafts. Whether you are a beginner at stitching or an expert, come and join us as we spend time exploring the threads that make up our lives. You can...

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God, the Big Bang and Biology

25–29 September 2017 (Mon–Fri)

Graham Swinerd, John Bryant

Can real scientists have a religious faith? Are science and faith compatible? Our two speakers, with very different but complementary areas of expertise, will argue that the answer to both questions is yes. On the way they will counter the...

£260 to £320 per person
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Renew Refresh Resource

29 Sep–1 Oct 2017 (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 with God, and to learn how to be salt and light more effectively in their...

£136 to £166 per person
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October 2017

Remarkable Lives – Inspirational Lessons from the Lives of Great Men and Women of God.

2–6 October 2017 (Mon–Fri)

Mark and Joanna Williamson

We are surrounded by a great cloud of witnesses. Their stories inspire and challenge us to run our Christian race with perseverance and hope. During this retreat we will look at four remarkable lives used by God: Amy Carmichael, John...

£260 to £320 per person
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Estate Working Party

2–6 October 2017 (Mon–Fri)

Lee Abbey Estate Team

Enjoy the great outdoors with our team doing practical tasks on our stunning estate this week. As a bonus you get a reduced rate and the afternoons and evenings for a satisfying rest. There will be tasks to suit most...

£196 to £256 per person
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Renew Refresh Resource

6–8 October 2017 (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 with God, and to learn how to be salt and light more effectively in their...

£136 to £166 per person
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Individually Guided Retreat

9–13 October 2017 (Mon–Fri)

Becky Widdows

Come and deepen your relationship with God on this Silent Retreat. Our team of experienced spiritual directors will offer daily one-to-one sessions. Each day includes a communion service in the chapel and a short reflection by Becky Widdows. Additional information...

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The Hope that is in You: Exploring 1 Peter

9–13 October 2017 (Mon–Fri)

Bible Society

1 Peter is a wonderful letter of encouragement in tough times, reminding us of the importance of holding fast to hope no matter what is going on around us. During the week we will read, explore and reflect on all...

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Renew Refresh Resource

13–15 October 2017 (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 with God, and to learn how to be salt and light more effectively in their...

£136 to £166 per person
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Local Churches Evening

15 October 2017 (Sun)

Local Churches Evenings are an opportunity for those living locally to join us for an evening of worship, teaching and ministry. They run three times per year. Guests are invited from 5.45pm to meet the Community over a cup of...

The Christians’ Business Boot Camp

16–20 October 2017 (Mon–Fri)

Rob Kitchen

When your Christian faith is fully integrated into both your personal and professional life, your business and personal relationships flourish. ‘If you are what you should be, you will set the world on fire,’ (St. Catherine of Siena). Take time...

£260 to £320 per person
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The Reformation 500 Years On

16–20 October 2017 (Mon–Fri)

Derek Wilson

In October 1517 Martin Luther issued a challenge to certain practices of the contemporary Church and the response split western Christianity into warring camps. This week we come together to look at some of the issues for which our spiritual...

£260 to £320 per person
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Dads and Lads   At the Beacon

20–22 October 2017 (Fri–Sun)

Beacon Team

This popular multi-activity programme helps fathers and sons develop their relationship. Come and enjoy some quality time together in the great outdoors and learn what God has to say about father-son relationships. Dads and Lads can engage with each other...

£136 per person
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Sound Living

21–27 October 2017 (Sat–Fri)

Simeon Wood

Simeon delves into the relationship we have between music, healing, life and faith. He will take you on a fascinating and fun journey through a tapestry of sound, using his many years of experience to draw comparisons between his passion...

£415 to £505 per person
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Renew Refresh Resource

27–29 October 2017 (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 with God, and to learn how to be salt and light more effectively in their...

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Bridges of hope

30 Oct–3 Nov 2017 (Mon–Fri)

Mission Chaplain

Come along and meet our new mission chaplain, who will be helping us explore how we can build bridges of hope into our local communities.  A chance to re-imagine how we can do mission and reach those who long to...

£260 to £320 per person
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Living with life-changing loss following bereavement

30 Oct–3 Nov 2017 (Mon–Fri)

Abi May

Grief following bereavement can feel overwhelming, particularly if we have lost a partner or child, or if our loved one’s passing was sudden or traumatic, or if we have suffered multiple losses. The aim of this supported retreat is to...

£270 to £330 per person
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November 2017

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House Closed

3–9 November 2017 (Fri–Thu)

Renew, Refresh, Resource

10–12 November 2017 (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 with God and to learn how to be salt and light more effectively in their...

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Digging for Treasure in Isaiah

13–17 November 2017 (Mon–Fri)

Marion Field

Isaiah is a treasure trove of promises, favourite verses, descriptions of the coming Saviour and as yet unfulfilled prophesies. Together we will dig deep and see what this great prophet has to say to us today.

£240 to £300 per person
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Preparing for Christmas

13–17 November 2017 (Mon–Fri)

Lee Abbey Team

Christmas is a time for giving, and what better than to be able to give something home-made and unique? Here’s a great opportunity to explore your creative-side making cards, wreaths and small gifts to bless others. We supply the materials,...

£240 to £300 per person
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Renew, Refresh, Resource

17–19 November 2017 (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 with God and to learn how to be salt and light more effectively in their...

£120 to £150 per person
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Desire of Nations: The Magi, their Journey and the Child

20–24 November 2017 (Mon–Fri)

Andy Wheeler

In a world where the extraordinary significance of Christmas is increasingly being lost, this is an opportunity, as Advent approaches, to hear anew Matthew’s radical and disturbing message of astrologers, pilgrimage, worship and sacrificial mission. Through the Biblical text, story,...

£240 to £300 per person
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Winter Photography

20–24 November 2017 (Mon–Fri)

Rob Kitchen

Welcome to the winter wonderland of wondrous photography. Come and join Rob and the team to discover God’s amazing patterns and sights in the dramatic backdrop of coastal Exmoor. We will be investigating nature’s patterns and what they mean Biblically,...

£240 to £300 per person
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Leadership Refresh

21–23 November 2017 (Tue–Thu)

Experienced Church Leader

Come away on a break that is specially designed for church leaders. Escape from the pressures and responsibilities of leadership and find refreshment and space for personal time with God. There’s teaching, prayer and talking guided by an experienced church...

Renew, Refresh, Resource

24–26 November 2017 (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 with God and to learn how to be salt and light more effectively in their...

£120 to £150 per person
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Heralds of the Dawn

27 Nov–1 Dec 2017 (Mon–Fri)

Ruth Patterson

Based on her love of Scripture, Ruth invites us to stand on tiptoe with her on the cusp of Advent where we may rediscover our hope and hear once again, the invitation to be an Advent people, heralds of the...

£288 to £348 per person
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December 2017

Renew, Resouce, Refresh

1–3 December 2017 (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 with God and to learn how to be salt and light more effectively in their...

£120 to £150 per person
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House Closed

4–20 December 2017 (Mon–Wed)

Christmas

21–27 December 2017 (Thu–Wed)

Lee Abbey Team

Join us for this very special week of celebrations, festivities, and reflections together as we celebrate the coming of the Saviour.

£415 to £505 per person
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New Year at Lee Abbey

27 Dec 2017–2 Jan 2018 (Wed–Tue)

David Bracewell, Jonathan Veira

The promise that through His grace, God is with us throughout every day of every year, through every change and turmoil. ‘You are the God of endless love, and the Lord of every time and place. You are the hope...

£415 to £505 per person
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January 2018

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House Closed

3–19 January 2018 (Wed–Fri)

Renew, Refresh, Resource

19–21 January 2018 (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 with God and to learn how to be salt and light more effectively in their...

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January Retreat

22–26 January 2018 (Mon–Fri)

Anne Holland, Simon Holland

The days are short, the trees are bare, the ground is hard, but new life waits just below the surface. As we warm ourselves by the fireplace, what does God seek to warm and bring to life within us in...

£288 to £348 per person
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Renew, Refresh, Resource

26–28 January 2018 (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 with God and to learn how to be salt and light more effectively in their...

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The Journey towards maturity. The Joseph story!

29 Jan–2 Feb 2018 (Mon–Fri)

John Hughes

The story of Joseph in Genesis is such an inspiring story of God shaping His son for a significant purpose to bring healing, blessing to his family, his nation and the world. From it we can see God’s tough love...

£240 to £300 per person
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February 2018

Renew, Refresh, Resource

2–4 February 2018 (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 with God and to learn how to be salt and light more effectively in their...

£120 to £150 per person
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Honouring Personhood in Healthcare: exploring how God’s people can care for the whole-person. What are the challenges and opportunities for God’s people in healthcare today?

5–9 February 2018 (Mon–Fri)

Ross Bryson

Can a clearer understanding of our God designed humanity enable us to more fully care for people? How can we care for others if we don’t also care for ourselves and live in a restorative way? Join us as we...

£240 to £300 per person
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Wrestling with Revelation

5–9 February 2018 (Mon–Fri)

Simon Howard

A unique opportunity to read and reflect on the apocalyptic visions of Revelation in three days! Using the commentaries of Richard Bewes and Tom Wright as our starting points we’ll seek to deepen our understanding of how these ‘ideas made...

£240 to £300 per person
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Leadership Refresh

6–8 February 2018 (Tue–Thu)

Experienced Church Leader

Come away on a break that is specially designed for church leaders. Escape from the pressures and responsibilities of leadership and find refreshment and space for personal time with God. There’s teaching, prayer and talking guided by an experienced church...

Renew, Refresh, Resource

9–11 February 2018 (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 with God and to learn how to be salt and light more effectively in their...

£120 to £150 per person
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Songs of Life

12–16 February 2018 (Mon–Fri)

Mark and Kate Hay

Using a range of characters from the Bible, such as Hannah, Miriam and Zechariah, we will explore what it means to sing songs of worship through different seasons and experiences of life. We’ll use the Bible to inspire us, and...

£275 to £335 per person
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Renew, Refresh, Resource

16–18 February 2018 (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 with God and to learn how to be salt and light more effectively in their...

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Individual Guided Retreat

19–23 February 2018 (Mon–Fri)

Michael Mitton

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 day there will be a communion service in the chapel with a short reflection led...

£320 to £380 per person
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Estate Working Party

19–23 February 2018 (Mon–Fri)

Lee Abbey Estate Team

Enjoy the great outdoors with our team doing practical tasks on our stunning estate this week. As a bonus you get a reduced rate and the afternoons and evenings for a satisfying rest. There will be tasks to suit most...

£196 to £256 per person
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Print and Pattern

19–23 February 2018 (Mon–Fri)

Sarah Prentice

Patterns and motifs abound here, from pebbles on the shoreline to the dramatic coastal scenery where Exmoor meets the sea. We will creatively explore hand-printing techniques, which will include printing from craft foam and polystyrene. Guided sessions with a demonstration...

£250 to £310 per person
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Renew, Refresh, Resource

23–25 February 2018 (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 with God and to learn how to be salt and light more effectively in their...

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Will the Real Jesus please stand up

26 Feb–2 Mar 2018 (Mon–Fri)

John Pritchard

We have so many different ideas about Jesus, who he really was and is today. This conference will explore the reality of Jesus then and now, and  face real questions about this compelling, fascinating figure. We’ll try to remove the...

£260 to £320 per person
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Living in the Psalms

26 Feb–2 Mar 2018 (Mon–Fri)

Steven & Penny Faux

This teaching will take us through the vivid landscape of the psalms; to draw us into a world of joy and praise, danger and abandonment and, finally, restoration and affirmation. These timeless songs are honest, and unflinchingly hold up a...

£260 to £320 per person
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Leadership Refresh

27 Feb–1 Mar 2018 (Tue–Thu)

Experienced Church Leader

Come away on a break that is specially designed for church leaders. Escape from the pressures and responsibilities of leadership and find refreshment and space for personal time with God. There’s teaching, prayer and talking guided by an experienced church...

March 2018

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Renew, Refresh, Resource

2–4 March 2018 (Fri–Sun)

Lee Abbey Team

Lee Abbey Movement Weekend for invited guests only

Friends Week

5–9 March 2018 (Mon–Fri)

Trevor Hubble

Within every Christian there is a burning desire for a fulfilling relationship with Jesus; through stumbling blocks and loss of direction, by the grace of God, the desire remains. We will reflect on how some individuals down the ages have...

£260 to £320 per person
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Friends Weekend

9–11 March 2018 (Fri–Sun)

£136 to £166 per person
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Lent Retreat

12–16 March 2018 (Mon–Fri)

Ann Persson

Set time aside in the season of Lent to be alongside Jesus: listening to Him and watching Him, walking with Him, sitting at His feet, kneeling to pray with Him, eating at His table, being at home with Him and...

£288 to £348 per person
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Women’s weekend – Making peace between Mary and Martha

16–18 March 2018 (Fri–Sun)

To be confirmed

Learn to navigate the tension between spending time with God, and doing things for God. Come and be refreshed, inspired and challenged to sit at the feet of Jesus. To know again how much He loves you and wants to...

£136 to £166 per person
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Local Churches Evening

18 March 2018 (Sun), 7.30pm

Roots that Renew

19–23 March 2018 (Mon–Fri)

Patrick Whitworth

Patrick will look at the theme of springtime in our spiritual lives. It will cover the following topics: The seasons of living; growth through darkness; digging the plot: sunshine and moisture; new potential and fruitfulness. It will be based in...

£260 to £320 per person
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Walk & Talk

19–23 March 2018 (Mon–Fri)

James and Inger Denniston

Come and experience the delights of God’s creation in this breath-taking part of North Devon – a wonderful mixture of dramatic coastline, wooded combes, remote moorland and river valleys. To begin the day, there will be half an hour of...

£260 to £320 per person
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Ordinands – The God who calls us is faithful

23–25 March 2018 (Fri–Sun)

John Perry

A welcome opportunity for Ordinands and their families, to relax and reflect together, on the issues facing clergy and the wider Church today. The fellowship, worship, and teaching sessions will offer valuable encouragement to all preparing for ordained ministry, coupled...

£117 to £147 per person
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House Closed

26–28 March 2018 (Mon–Wed)

Easter

28 Mar–3 Apr 2018 (Wed–Tue)

Lee Abbey Team

Celebrating Easter at Lee Abbey is an unforgettable event! With our unique combination of performing arts, outdoor environment, grand house, welcoming community and inspirational worship the Easter story comes alive as we travel through the journey together. A great family...

£415 to £505 per person
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April 2018

The Sound of Faith

3–8 April 2018 (Tue–Sun)

Simeon Wood

Music touches emotions as nothing else can. It is the one language that speaks to everyone regardless of class, colour or creed. Simeon will  show us how to uncover the Gospel message found in the many melodies that travel with...

£325 to £400 per person
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Encountering God in Creation

9–13 April 2018 (Mon–Fri)

John Bimson

Starting with a Biblical theology of creation, we will ask how humans should relate to the non-human world, if God’s attributes are ‘clearly perceived’ in His creation, and whether the natural world can take us closer to its (and our)...

£260 to £320 per person
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Seeing Salvation

9–13 April 2018 (Mon–Fri)

Paul Hobbs

How can art engage people deeply with the relevance of Christ? How can we use art to connect with where people are, ask challenging questions and draw people in through play, puzzle and parable? Paul Hobbs will talk from his...

£260 to £320 per person
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Renew, Refresh, Resource

13–15 April 2018 (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 with God and to learn how to be salt and light more effectively in their...

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Mustard seeds, diamonds and dancing feet: Exploring growth in discipleship for every-day people in an every-day world.

16–20 April 2018 (Mon–Fri)

Barry Dugmore

Discipleship is today’s ‘watch’ word on most Christian leader’s lips. Teaching about discipleship can sometimes offer an un-realistic ideal for super spiritual beings or a ‘dumbed down’ dilution of the more challenging aspects of Jesus’ invitation and call to follow...

£260 to £320 per person
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Being and Becoming

16–20 April 2018 (Mon–Fri)

Sally Dakin

Come and enjoy being you, and discover more about your part in God’s purposes. You will be invited to explore these themes of identity and vocation in various different ways; above all, you will be encouraged to respond to God’s...

£260 to £320 per person
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Leadership Refresh

17–19 April 2018 (Tue–Thu)

Experienced Church Leader

Come away on a break that is specially designed for church leaders. Escape from the pressures and responsibilities of leadership and find refreshment and space for personal time with God. There’s teaching, prayer and talking guided by an experienced church...

Renew, Refresh, Resource

20–22 April 2018 (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 with God and to learn how to be salt and light more effectively in their...

£136 to £166 per person
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At Home with Community

23–27 April 2018 (Mon–Fri)

Lee Abbey House Team

Spring-cleaning is in the air! A great opportunity to come and work alongside community as we clean the house after a busy Easter, ready for the summer season. In the afternoons you’ll have chance for rest and reflection, and an...

£196 to £256 per person
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The Well of Encounter – meeting Jesus afresh in John 4

23–27 April 2018 (Mon–Fri)

Paul Langham

The truth we learn about Jesus in this beautiful chapter is far deeper than the well from which the woman he meets there draws; its taste and life-transforming power far sweeter and longer lasting than the water she believes she...

£260 to £320 per person
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Living a Reflective Life

23–27 April 2018 (Mon–Fri)

Anne Holland

Do you long to be able to make more time in your everyday life for prayer, and to experience space, stillness and silence with God? This is a dip your toe in the water week of experiencing the reflective life...

£260 to £320 per person
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Individual Guided Retreat

30 Apr–4 May 2018 (Mon–Fri)

Becky Widdows

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 day there will be a communion service in the chapel with a short reflection led...

£320 to £380 per person
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Open Doors

30 Apr–4 May 2018 (Mon–Fri)

Open Doors

The best way to make a difference to our brothers and sisters who face persecution is to let them make a difference to us.  Wang Mingdao proved that God existed – no one goes to jail for that long and...

£260 to £320 per person
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May 2018

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Divorce Recovery Workshop

4–7 May 2018 (Fri–Mon)

John Kemp

Module 1 Have you been through divorce or separation? Or has your relationship irretrievably broken down? This course of workshops will enable you to understand what you are going through, help the process of readjustment and provide support from others...

£214 to £259 per person
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Renew, Refresh, Resource

4–6 May 2018 (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 with God and to learn how to be salt and light more effectively in their...

£136 to £166 per person
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House Closed

7–11 May 2018 (Mon–Fri)

Renew, Refresh, Resource

11–13 May 2018 (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 with God and to learn how to be salt and light more effectively in their...

£136 to £166 per person
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Rediscovering Paul’s Letter to the Romans

14–18 May 2018 (Mon–Fri)

David Wenham

Romans is arguably the most influential letter the world has ever seen – really! The great theologian Karl Barth called it ‘the clearest gospel of all’, but for many readers it is anything but clear. In our time together we...

£260 to £320 per person
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Worship Leading in the Local Church

14–18 May 2018 (Mon–Fri)

Jon Pocock

How can we plan and lead sung worship so that it brings people into God’s presence, and fits into and complements our corporate worship services? How do we do that with the people and talents we have now? And how...

£260 to £320 per person
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Leadership Refresh

15–17 May 2018 (Tue–Thu)

Experienced Church Leader

Come away on a break that is specially designed for church leaders. Escape from the pressures and responsibilities of leadership and find refreshment and space for personal time with God. There’s teaching, prayer and talking guided by an experienced church...

Renew, Refresh, Resource

18–20 May 2018 (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 with God and to learn how to be salt and light more effectively in their...

£136 to £166 per person
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Walk and Talk

21–25 May 2018 (Mon–Fri)

James and Inger Denniston

Come and experience the delights of God’s creation in this breath taking part of North Devon – a wonderful mixture of dramatic coastline, wooded combes, remote moorland and river valleys. To begin the day, there will be half an hour of...

£260 to £320 per person
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Bringing wisdom to life

21–25 May 2018 (Mon–Fri)

Beverley Shepherd

Every day we are faced with multiple decisions and choices – even the smallest of which can have huge consequences. How are we to make those decisions? We need wisdom! True wisdom is relational. The Bible builds a picture of...

£260 to £320 per person
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What to expect

Rooms, activities, facilities, prices ... what's it like to stay at Lee Abbey?

Church groups

Transformed by a church weekend away together

Tea Cottage

Open during summer, on the Lee Abbey estate

Day visitors

You're welcome to come for the day, subject to space

Self catering

Your home from home on the estate

Summer camps

Festivals on the field for 13-18 and 18-30 year olds, every summer

Schools at the Beacon

Residential weeks at the Beacon Activity Centre

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