Pray for schools

With children, teachers and parents preparing for the start of the new school year, Back to School Sunday and Education Sunday are brilliant opportunities to pray for schools and for the next generation. Join us in prayer.

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Back to school Sunday (1 September) 

Please pray:

  • children settle well in new classes
  • for energy and enthusiasm for teachers
  • for Open the Book volunteers working in schools
Download resources from Pray for Schools.

Education Sunday (8 September)

Download resources from Churches Together in England.

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Open the Book

Open the Book

Help us bring the Bible to life for children at school in their primary years. Find out more about Open the Book, and how you can get involved.

What will the next generation know about the Bible?

What will the next generation know about the Bible?

Research shows that one third of 15-year-olds in the UK had never heard the nativity story and didn’t know it was from the Bible. Through storytelling, a children’s app and a video game, we’re exciting about passing the Bible on to the next generation…

The story of Jonah and the whale has been retold as a sci-fi adventure.

The story of Jonah and the whale has been retold as a sci-fi adventure.

The story of Jonah and the whale has been retold as a sci-fi adventure. Jo Sheringham is the author of Jonah And The Bony-Finned Asteroid Fish, a sci-fi re-working of the biblical story published by Bible Society.

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