Enabling all ages to grow in faith


National Day of Reflection

On the anniversary of the first lockdown we pay tribute to all who have suffered through loss of life, of loved ones, of livelihoods and more through these very moving, personal stories.

BBC marks lockdown anniversary with Debbie Thrower

Debbie Thrower, BRF's Anna Chaplaincy Pioneer, leads a special BBC service to mark the anniversary of the first lockdown. With the Archbishop of York, the Dean of Winchester and BRF's Chief Executive.

Join Bishop Steven Croft for The Big Read

Draw strength and hope from nine reflections from Isaiah in the company of others in The Big Read, supported by the author, Steven Croft.

New professional course for children’s, youth and family leaders

Church workers and volunteers can now access a continuing professional development course in Parenting for Faith, offered in partnership with Cliff College.

Meet Catriona Foster

Meet one of our amazing volunteers, Catriona Foster, as she shares her experience of being a part of the Anna Chaplaincy network.

Discovering purpose after retirement

It's never too late to find your calling! We hear from three new Anna Chaplains and an 'old friend' of BRF following a new calling post retirement.

FREE daily reflections on Mark’s gospel

Go deeper with the Bible with our free three-week sampler of Steve Motyer's notes on Mark 9—11.

Coronavirus, church and you: new survey

You're invited to take part in a new survey which aims to find out how church leadership and members have coped with the pandemic and their thoughts about the future.

New Easter and Everyday cards to support our work

Reach out to your friends and family through lockdown and beyond with our new, beautiful, high quality greetings cards for Easter and everyday - and raise much-needed funds for our work.

A praying community

Prayer is at the heart of all our work and ministry. But how does this work out in practice? Here are three recent examples.