Reflection – Renewal and ‘A new self’
A New Year reflection by NECN chair, Lynne Cullens.
Across the country, there are many who have just had to keep going…and it won’t be until they are finally able to pause, that the full extent of the damage done in their lives will become apparent. Four years on, I know that God has restored my soul in so many beautiful ways, but I…
Prayer from the Estates
This beautiful prayer has been written by Revd Sophie Cowan, as she has reflected on the sense of constant waiting whilst living on and ministering on estates. She has also journeyed alongside people who have experienced poverty in other contexts. The prayer speaks of the void when people don’t stick around, and the disappointment when…
Retreats at Home during COVID-19 and beyond
Are you looking for an alternative way to deepening your prayer life or do you know people who long to draw closer to Jesus? Residential retreats are very expensive and not always feel possible for people who may have family or work commitments. Many retreat centres are closed due to COVID-19, though some are…
Hope Together -Talking Jesus course
During COVID-19 the Talking Jesus course created by Hope Together will be free until the end of August 2020. This is a practical 6 session course which can now be shared with groups online about how to tell others about Jesus. Simply click here and follow the instructions to register your group to the free…
Worship, Reflection & Prayer Resources
Below you will find a number of liturgies and prayers to use for children and families on estates. House Blessing Liturgy Debbie Collins from Holy Cross, Billesley has created this lovely liturgy for a house blessing. Please visit https://pilgrimpace.wordpress.com/2018/06/18/house-blessing-liturgy/ Or, you can download a PDF file from the link below: house-blessing2 Postcards –…
Neighbourhood Prayer Network
There are 260,000 streets in the UK. The vision of the Neighbourhood Prayer Network is for every street to be prayed for. Are you willing to pray for the street that you live on? Visit http://neighbourhoodprayer.net/ if you would like to sign up to that commitment.
Try Praying is a resource for people who are not religious and don’t go to church. If you click on the caption to the above image you can download a free booklet. Alternatively you can visit https://www.trypraying.co.uk/ to find out more.