Welcome to three new members of the Wellspring New Monastic Community at St Lukes

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on Sunday 30th July 2017, in the Evening Service of St Luke’s, three new members joined our Wellspring New Monastic Community. So we want to say a very big welcome to: Jaime Creeth Barton Creeth Megan Barford who all committed to the seasonal vows.  This is very exciting and expands the numbers involved in the Community as: Participants: Elsa Marshall […]

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New Monasticism and mission to homeless youth in New York by Adam Bucko

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In this the second of two podcasts led by Adam Bucko in dlialogue with the Wellspring Community Peckham, Adam Bucko explores the realities and challenges of using a contemplative approach as the medium of engagement with traumatised homeless youth.  Adam Bucko is a founder of a new monastic community in New York City and is an Ordinand in training to […]

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What is New Monasticsm? The Spiritual story of Adam Bucko, founder in New York in dialogue with the Wellspring Community Peckham

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In this podcast recorded on tthe 11th July 2017, Adam Bucko told his life story to unpack how new monasticism impacted his life, spirituality and world.  Adam is a founder of a radical new monastic commuiity in New York whose loving action was the support and encouragememt of street homeless young people.  Adam’s story is quite unique with influences from […]

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Reflections on living under a temporary vow with Jaime and Barton from the St Anselm Community

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On Tuesday 16th of May the New Monastic Community gathered in the Clergy House for our usual Tuesday meal with guests Barton and Jaime who have been part of the non-residential element of the St Anselm Community for a year.  In this evening Jaime and Barton reflect on their experienes and wisdom for the Wellspring Community days before the community […]

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