Tag: Prayer

  • Renewal and ‘A new self’

    Renewal

    When I was young, making new year’s resolutions was a big thing, the subject of many discussions and a topic that generated much interest.  This year I haven’t heard a single mention of them.  Perhaps we’ve all been round that loop so many times and have learned that we abandon whatever our pledges were by […]

  • restore

    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 […]

  • Online Talking Jesus course free till end of August 2020

    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 – […]

  • A Message from Canon Andy Delmege

    A pastoral message from Canon Andy Delmege, Vicar of St Bede’s Brandwood and Executive Director, National Estate Churches Network. Andy reflects upon a story from the Book of Daniel and introduces an oft-overlooked ancient prayer #infinitelyloved   #weprayforyou   #SongOfTheThree Andy can be followed on Twitter @pilgrimpace and @NECNestates

  • Pope Francis’ Call to Prayer 25th March 2020

      Pope Francis has issued an invitation to Christian leaders and the faithful around the world to join him in praying the Lord’s Prayer on Wednesday 25 March (The Feast of the Annunciation) at 11.00 am GMT (12 noon in Rome). A letter to Archbishop Justin from Cardinal Kurt Koch of the Pontifical Council for […]

  • Estates Prayer

    The Bishop of Burnley, the Right Reverend Philip North has written a prayer for the estates. On Saturday 22nd February people will be saying this prayer for the estates across the country. This will be the first anniversary of the Church of England Synod motion to have a loving Christian community on every urban estate […]

  • 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.