Pray

Prayer is the lifeblood of everything we do. We depend on it. We can't hope to bring healing to a suffering world without God's help. Please join us, and thousands of churches across the world, in prayer today.

  • Changing a nation with New Wine

    At the heart of both New Wine and Tearfund is a passionate belief in the power of the local church. We share a conviction that the church is the vehicle through which God is bringing transformation to his world...

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  • Deepening crisis in South Sudan

    Thank you for praying for the Central African Republic in recent weeks, where conflict has left more than 2 million people in urgent need of help...

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  • Prayer update: Colombia elections

    A few weeks ago, we asked you to pray with us for the presidential elections in Colombia. With no candidate achieving 50 per cent of the vote in the initial election in May, a second round was held in June.

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  • No Child Taken - new resource out now

    Thank you for praying with us back in May for No Child Taken, our new campaign to protect children vulnerable to trafficking, disaster and disease.

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  • Philippines update: families will have safe, new homes

    Barangay Sicaba was one of many coastal communities devastated by Typhoon Haiyan in November last year. The majority of people lost their homes during the disaster, but have been unable to rebuild as they don't own the land...

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  • Persevering in prayer

    A reflection by the Tearfund team based in Bangui, Central African Republic (CAR). God does not always say ‘yes’ to our prayers, and sometimes seems unresponsive to even our most sincere requests...

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  • Stand with the Central African Republic in prayer

    The fighters roared into Gypsie’s village in a convoy of trucks. There was gunfire, shouting and screaming. Homes were set on fire – the smoke and the panic were blinding. Along with her family and most of her village, 18-year-old Gypsie ran for her life...

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  • Written prayers for the Central African Republic

    Bitter conflict in the Central African Republic (CAR) has left thousands dead and hundreds of thousands homeless and displaced. Please use these prayers as an individual, group or church to lift up this nation torn apart by conflict...

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  • Prayer update: Summit to end violence in conflict

    Thank you for praying for the Global Summit to End Sexual Violence During Conflict. The summit was hosted by William Hague MP and Angelina Jolie, actor and Special Envoy for the UN High Commissioner for Refugees...

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