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Creativity in prayer

Jane Leadbetter of BRF’s Messy Church team shares some great ideas that anyone can use to inspire people in their families, churches and communities to get praying...

A rule of life

Canon Dr George Lings, vice-president of BRF and author of Seven Sacred Spaces, discusses the paradox of how rules and frameworks can free us up for prayer – with seven tips to help you carve out time...

The mystery of prayer

In this new series of weekly articles on prayer, Martyn Payne, BRF’s prayer advocate, explores why prayer is at the heart of the Christian faith...

Weaponising scripture: recognising it, surviving it and calling it out

Helen Paynter talks about her important new book for BRF...

Learning from the sower: coronavirus, church and you

Professor Leslie Francis returns to discuss some of the findings to the 'Coronavirus, church and you' survey...

Living well, going forward: appreciating opportunities

To round off our ‘Living Well’ series, Chris Hudson, longstanding member of BRF’s Barnabas in Schools team and BRF author, sees opportunities for hope, faith and love...

Living well, going forward: appreciating differences

In this fourth article in our ‘Living Well’ series, BRF's head of content creation, Olivia Warburton, considers the blessings and challenges of a year of living differently...

Living well, going forward: appreciating one another

In the third of our ‘Living Well’ series on the art of appreciation, Eley McAinsh reflects on the importance of expressing kindness towards others...

Living well, going forward: appreciating the moment

In this second article in our series on living well during the Covid-19 pandemic, Debbie Clayden reflects on what she has learnt from a slower pace of life during lockdown...

Living well, going forward: appreciating God’s world

In the first article for a new series of posts over August, Martyn Payne reflects on our relationship with nature during lockdown...