Resources

Are you interested in going deeper in your walk with the Lord in a variety of ways? This page has been created to give you some resources, direction and prompts to do just that. Click on the relevant logos to head to what interests you. Enjoy and be blessed!

GOING DEEPER

Prayermate: an app for a smartphone which enables you to build up prayer lists and share them with others

 

Pray As You Go: a Jesuit prayer resource which gives you a lovely 10 minute reflective prayer activity every day

 

Centering prayer: the ancient practice of silent, listening prayer

 

Daily Prayer: the Church of England ‘daily office’ of liturgy and Bible reading

 

24-7 Prayer: lots of information about creative prayer

 

Pray for the World Church: regularly updated news on how you can pray for the church around the world

 

Weekly ‘Examen’ prayer: the Ignatian way of prayerfully reflecting on God’s presence with you throughout the week

 

Church Mission Society – audio prayer exercises

 

Release International: the voice of the persecuted church


reading the bible

Bible in one year: available by email or via the app, this offers a daily dose of Bible reading with encouraging notes to help you understand it from Nicky Gumbel

 

Visual Commentary on Scripture: a beautiful and thoughtful exploration of how art and the Biblical story interact

 

The Bible Project: really creative and theologically-literate animated films on Bible books and themes

 

London Institute of Contemporary Christianity: Monday morning Bible reflection delivered to your inbox 


Theology and ideas

God pod: Monthly podcast where eminent theologians discuss burning theological issues

 

Be thinking: a colourful and diverse resource for the University and College Christian Fellowship (UCCF). Full of recordings and articles on everything from philosophy, theology and apologetics (how to share your faith and know how to answer difficult questions!). This is a great place to go to if you want to strengthen your knowledge so that you can share your faith more effectively.

 

St Paul’s Cathedral lectures: recordings of lectures given by well-known thinkers and theologians on contemporary issues

 

St Mellitus Macdonald lectures: world-class theologians give lectures on key theological topics

 

L'Abri Fellowship: recorded lectures discussing theology and it's various relationships to culture (art, science, politics etc)


Life outside of church: your life, your parish

London Institute of Contemporary Culture: a weekly blog discussing Christianity and culture

 

Church of England’s Ambassador’s programme: sign up to for training in how to become a better witness to your faith at work or home. Over 40,000 people have already qualified in London!

 

Church of England’s Pioneering programme: feel called to set up something new and innovative in order to help others come to faith? Maybe you are a ‘pioneer’.

 

Church Mission Society: helping all kinds of people be part of the mission of God in their area and in the rest of the world