We are looking to partner with new and establishing communities.

The hallmarks of Lee Abbey small missional communities

  • Commitment to life together – praying, discipleship, eating, care of home and garden, supporting and respecting each other
  • Clear missional focus involving all
  • Participation in the Lee Abbey Rule of Life
  • Lives marked by the desire to bless and honour all in community and neighbourhood
  • Working with churches
  • Identified leader (enabling not authoritarian)
  • Under one roof, though may have associates
  • Members should have part time paid work (ideally no more than three days)
  • Financially sustainable
  • Locally supported in prayer and accountability
  • Essentially in urban situations

Partnership and support

We offer:

  • connection to an established network of different communities and a vibrant prayer support base
  • tried and tested models and experience, including rule of life, community living and financial structures

Find out more

Get in touch to talk about setting up a new community or what we can do to help you.