Prayer - everyone, everywhere!

God calls us to pray, whoever and wherever we are.  Videos and suggestions are available on themes, to help explore what prayer can be for different people in different contexts. 

 

Person counting stones into their hand

Prayer and people

Watch the Prayer and People video or download Prayer and People ideas to try.

Mother and child paddling in the sea.

Prayer and nature

Watch the Prayer and Nature video or download Prayer and Nature ideas to try.

Speaker with world map in background

Prayer & the digital world

Watch the Prayer and the Digital World video or download Prayer and Digital ideas to try.

Dancer praying through the medium of dance

Prayer and the arts

Watch the Prayer and the Arts video or download Prayer and Arts ideas to try.

Book of Jonah in the Bible covered with notes and highlighted content

Prayer and the bible

Watch the Prayer and the Bible video or download Prayer and the Bible ideas to try.

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Prayer videos to inspire

Visit our Prayer - Everyone, Everywhere playlist on YouTube for all our videos of people talking prayer.

Everyday Prayer bookmark 

To encourage regular prayer, with a short prayer for morning, reflection for evening and ideas for intercession. A supply of bookmarks can be requested by emailing emailing Everyday Faith 

Prayer Apps and websites 

There are lots of apps available.  You could try a prayer app like Sacred Space, Pray as You Go, Lectio 365, Daily Prayer from the Church of England.  

People living a monastic life have lots to teach us about a rhythm of prayer.  Alone Together is from the Benedictine tradition and includes short videos with some simple ideas to try.  Do share your ideas and tips with Julia Hill . 

Prayer Calendar 

We are part of a family of 496 parishes and over 180 church schools, working together to serve 930,000 people across the diocese. The monthly prayer calendar helps us pray together as a diocese. Go to our Prayer Calendar page to find out more or find out daily prayers on our Facebook, Twitter and Instagram accounts.

Who to contact

Julia Hill, Discipleship Team Leader

Rob Norman, Everyday Faith Coordinator

Downloads

Text of Bishop Ruth's reflection

Bible Chat Mat - The Lord's Prayer

Everyday prayer bookmark

Everyone, Everywhere for groups