Resources for prayer

Prayer is an important part of Christian observance.

Thy Kingdom Come

Join the global wave of prayer praying with Christians around the world as one for people to know Jesus Christ.  I cannot remember in my life anything that I’ve been involved in where I have sensed so clearly the work of the Spirit. – Archbishop Welby

Resources to help churches, families and individuals to pray can be found online at

The Prayer Course

An eight week journey that will help you and your community to grow and deepen your prayer life and an index of thirty prayer tools. Check out the prayer course here:

Church of England Daily Prayer

Here is a link to the Church of England website for Daily Prayer Morning, Evening and Night (Compline).  Available in two formats “Traditional” and “Contemporary.

  Other prayer resources

The Children’s Society offers regular prayers to help you and your church pray for vulnerable children and young people. Sign up to receive their monthly prayer email.

You can also use their topical prayers on issues like debt, poverty and neglect in your church or in your personal devotions.

Christian Aid’s prayer diary is a useful resource to pray for their work and that of partner organisations around the world. The diary features daily requests to pray to or thank God, a weekly prayer, verse or thought that could be used in church intercessions, and weekly references to the Bible for reflection.

Christian Aid also offers a wealth of topical prayers on current issues in the news and international emergencies and disasters.

 Lectionary and Daily Prayer apps

You will find below Apps for the Lectionary (Services and Readings) and for Daily Prayer  available for Android and Apple (iOS) tablets and phones.  Some have a small annual subscription cost. Click on the image to download the app.

Church of England

Lectionary For Android

URC Daily Devotion

Church of England Daily Prayer

For Android

Liturgy of the Hours

Daily Mass Readings

Church of England

Lectionary For Apple

Church of England Daily Prayer

For Apple