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.

  • It’s Pentecost: Happy Birthday Church

    Around 2,000 years ago, the world changed forever. This was the day the Church was born. Join us by thanking our heavenly Father for building and sustaining his church around the world.

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  • South Sudan – behind the scenes

    South Sudan is the world’s youngest nation: a country born out of conflict now struggling against the slippery descent into its own war. We launched an urgent appeal to help. Thanks to the generous response of supporters like you, we’ve been able to reach around 65,000 people so far.

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  • Protecting women in Egypt

    Our partner is addressing the devastating practice of female genital mutilation (FGM) in Egypt. Give thanks that people like Nadine are gaining a new understanding of abuse and FGM and are becoming advocates for change.

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  • Prayer update: Nepal earthquake

    Nepal has been struck by another major earthquake. Our teams have been trekking over landslides and mountains to get help to some of the most remote communities. Please keep in your prayers those affected by this disaster.

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  • Post-election prayer and action!

    ‘Whether you’re elated or deflated, you absolutely mustn’t stop now,’ says Tearfund staff member and Green Party candidate for West Ham, Rachel Collinson.

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  • Tension and fear in Niger

    For a country not renowned for instability, 2015 has so far been a very difficult year for Niger. Pray for those who are displaced and have been affected by violence, for God’s love and comfort to touch their hearts.

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  • Glimpses of hell, glimpses of heaven

    Adán is two years old with big brown eyes. He’s gentle, smiley – and ill. His intestines don’t work properly and his doctor says there’s no hope for him.

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  • Going where the need is greatest in Nepal

    Tearfund teams and partners are helping people suffering as a result of last week’s Nepal earthquake. Support for our emergency appeal is enabling us to go to hard-to-reach areas that have been extensively damaged.

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