Latest: Articles

Each week we post an article that is designed as a ‘thought for the week.’ It is often related to something current, topical or seasonal. Written by our authors and staff, these five-minute reads encourage Biblical reflection and Christian action.

Scroll down to read our articles.
Keyword search
Categories
  • Articles
  • News
Tags
  • Advent
  • All-age
  • Alphege Award
  • Andrew Roberts
  • Anna Chaplaincy
  • Archbishop of Canterbury
  • Baptism
  • BBC
  • Bereavement
  • Bible reflection
  • Bishop Stephen Croft
  • Calling
  • Care homes
  • Centenary
  • Children's and families ministry
  • Christening
  • Christingle
  • Christmas
  • Church leader parents
  • Church plant
  • Church workers
  • Cliff College
  • Comfortable Words
  • Course
  • Covid-19
  • Dedication
  • Dementia
  • Devil
  • Diocese of Rochester
  • Discipleship
  • Easter
  • Environment
  • Faith in the home
  • Families ministry
  • Free resources
  • Fundraising
  • Gifts
  • Giving
  • Good Friday
  • Greetings cards
  • Halloween
  • Holy Habits
  • Holy week
  • Impact
  • Intergenerational
  • Jubilee
  • Kids ministry
  • Lent
  • Local church
  • Lockdown
  • Loss
  • Love
  • Lucy Moore
  • Maundy Thursday
  • Messy Church
  • Messy Vintage
  • Older people's ministry
  • Palm Sunday
  • Pandemic
  • Parenting for Faith
  • Pentecost
  • Platinum Jubilee
  • Prayer
  • Prayer support
  • Prayers
  • Reflection
  • Resources
  • Retreat
  • Richard Fisher
  • Teenagers
  • The Big Read
  • The Church in Wales
  • Training
  • Trick or treat
  • Valentine's Day
  • Vocation
  • Volunteering

Going wild in Aberystwyth!

Articles | 09.06.2024

To celebrate our sponsorship of the Church Times Green Church Awards 2024 we’re sharing some exciting Messy Church Goes Wild stories.

Read more

Going wild in Cheam!

Articles | 02.06.2024

To celebrate our sponsorship of the Church Times Green Church Awards 2024 we’re sharing some exciting Messy Church Goes Wild stories.

Read more

From reader to writer

Articles | 26.05.2024

A bank holiday reflection to inspire you from April McIntyre, one of the winners in our recent writing competition for The Upper Room.

Read more

Pray in the Spirit

Articles | 19.05.2024

Today we celebrate the festival of Pentecost, and the culmination of this year’s Thy Kingdom Come global prayer initiative.

Read more

New ways to pray

Articles | 12.05.2024

The second of three articles on the Holy Habit of prayer to mark this year’s Thy Kingdom Come global prayer initiative.

Read more

Thy Kingdom Come

Articles | 05.05.2024

The first of three articles on the Holy Habit of prayer, as we mark this year’s Thy Kingdom Come global prayer initiative.

Read more

Bible Reflections for Older People

Articles | 28.04.2024

The last in our series highlighting the riches and range of our Bible reading notes is taken from Bible Reflections for Older People.

Read more

Day by Day with God

Articles | 21.04.2024

The second in our new series highlighting the riches and range of our Bible reading notes.

Read more

New Daylight

Articles | 14.04.2024

The first of a new series highlighting the riches and range of our Bible reading notes.

Read more

Easter thoughts

Articles | 31.03.2024

A special Easter reflection by Sally Welch.

Read more