Faith support during Covid 19
The Church of England has produced a Coronavirus prayer resource page including Prayers with Children which you may find helpful.
CAFOD (Catholic Agency for Overseas Development)
have produced a video for families to pray along with:
St Mary's Church, Bowdon
The Church continues to be alive and active despite our buildings being closed. A video of the service is available from 10.00 each Sunday and will remain on the website until the following Sunday. You may see some familiar faces.
'Thy Kingdom Come!' 2020
Thy Kingdom Come! is a global prayer movement that invites Christians around the world to pray for more people to come to know Jesus. What started in 2016 as an invitation from the Archbishops of Canterbury and York to the Church of England has grown into an international and ecumenical call to prayer.
Thy Kingdom Come Family Adventure Prayer Map
This Digital Family Prayer Map has been made free from Thy Kingdom Come! Download the App, unfold the map and grow together as you talk to God.
Care for the Family
Care for the Family is a national charity which aims to promote strong family life and to help those who face family difficulties. They have a wide range of resources including those aimed at supporting families through Covid-19.
Focus on the Family
Focus on the Family is a global Christian ministry dedicated to helping families thrive. It provides help and resources for couples to build healthy marriages that reflect God's design, and for parents to raise their children according to morals and values grounded in biblical principles.
Parenting for Faith
Parenting for Faith offer excellent resources to equip and encourage parents who are seeking to build faith in their family.
There is much to explore but here are a few suggested resources:
Chat and Catch - helping children hear God's voice and speak to him in their own way
Creating Windows - showing children an imperfect real relationship with God
Prayer Spaces in Schools have created a family-friendly guide for praying for the coronavirus at home.
These prayer activities have been created for families to use at home.