Enabling all ages to grow in faith


Prayer and personality: the 2022 Festival of Prayer

Explore how knowing yourself better can enrich your prayer life, in the company of inspiring speakers including Dr Gemma Simmonds CJ, at the tenth BRF/Diocese of Oxford Festival of Prayer, on 9 July.

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Prayers for the platinum jubilee of Queen Elizabeth II

Give thanks for Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth's platinum jubilee with specially written, thoughtful prayers by Martyn Payne.

Free creative jubilee resource for older people’s ministry

A specially written resource for older people of all abilities, celebrating the faith of Queen Elizabeth and marking her platinum jubilee.

Free jubilee resources for community celebrations

These easy-to-do, meaningful and fun ideas for all-age gatherings celebrate Queen Elizabeth's jubilee and her Christian faith. Together, they create a structured Messy Church session suitable for communities of all ages and backgrounds.

Free resource for bereavement support

New-free-to-download bereavement support resource from Anna Chaplaincy with personal stories and helpful guidance for those experiencing or supporting others living with loss.

Join in at your leisure!

Enjoy our uplifting service of thanksgiving and celebration at a time that suits you. With Rt Revd Colin Fletcher, Christina Baxter, Canon Dr George Lings, the Oxford Gospel Choir, Debbie Thrower, Aike Kennett-Brown, Anna Hawken, Olivia Warburton and other members of the BRF community.

Prayers and reflections for Holy Week

Walk towards Easter in the presence of Jesus through these special prayers and short video reflections.

Get ready for Easter!

Free ideas and affordable resources for Holy Week and Easter, for home, school and church.

Free, practical guides for churches’ ministry to older people

Is your church offering spiritual care for older people? Gain expert help with the free downloadable Anna Chaplaincy Easy Guides.