Aid for Ukraine

Ten years ago we featured the work of Bruce and Jo Pulman, a notionally retired couple, in serving the church in the Philippines in the aftermath of Typhoon Yolanda.* Since then they have been working flat out to deliver aid to Ukraine. Incredibly, they have completed... read more

Verses to use when praying for people in extreme distress

Prayer for those in extremis “If anyone is to go into captivity, into captivity they will go. If anyone is to be killed with the sword, with the sword they will be killed.” This calls for patient endurance and faithfulness on the part of God’s people, who keep His... read more

From Gerard le Feuvre’s ministry: Be still . . . and pray for Ukraine

Over the past year we have a offered a variety of ways to pray for Ukraine. Here is a really precious initiative: a powerful five-minute film that Gerard le Feuvre released, followed by a reminder of the work of the Church in Kyiv, and then a precious opportunity to... read more

Briefings for Intercessors: Undergirding prayer for key issues and moving in the flow of wider prayer

When we were moving from Chester to Ludlow in 1989, and packing a 7.5 ton van that we had hired, we will never forget Ruth, then aged four, solemnly bringing out a banana from the house and placing it in the van as her contribution! Given the scale of the ever rising... read more

More pointers for prayer concerning Russia’s war with Ukraine

When we heard recently, that major preparations were being made in Russia for an all-out bombing attack on Ukraine, we prayed that it would be hindered before it was even mounted. After all, the best time to attack a plane is when it is on a runway! As you will have... read more