World Watch List 2022

5898 Christians were murdered for their faith last year. The Open Doors World Watch List ranks the countries where Christians face the most persecution – helping you pray, support and speak out. The World Watch List is Open Doors’ annual ranking of the 50 countries where Christians face the most extreme persecution. Explore the country […]

Feb 6th: Pray for Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth II

Special prayers at a special time for a special lady! I urge, then, first of all, that petitions, prayers, intercession and thanksgiving be made for all people— for kings and all those in authority, that we may live peaceful and quiet lives in all godliness and holiness. (1 Timothy 2:1-2 NIV) During 2022, there will […]

Pray for Tonga after volcanic eruption

As the island of Tonga is hit by a tsunami and volcanic eruptions, the government have declared it as an “unprecedented disaster’. There have been three deaths so far and rescue teams sent to the outlying islands have said most homes have been destroyed.  Volunteers have been sweeping the main airport runway to allow planes to […]

Commonwealth prayer relay: Singapore

Join us as we pray for the Commonwealth nations in the run up to the 2022 Commonwealth Games in Birmingham this Summer! As The Queen’s Baton travels through each of the different places, it provides an opportunity to pray for each of the Commonwealth Nations and Territories, recognising that many of The Commonwealth Nations make […]

Nominate a Baton bearer and volunteer for Commonwealth Games

Do you know somebody who is ready to step forward, make a change, and take it on? The 2022 Commonwealth Games in Birmingham will need 2,022 Batonbearers, each with inspiring stories, to take on the special experience of carrying the Queen’s Baton through England in summer 2022. The Queen’s Baton Relay will travel to every […]

15 Days of Prayer for the Buddhist world

Join with Christians across the world to pray with love for Buddhist people over the time of Chinese New Year.  15 Days of Prayer for the Buddhist World begins on the 18th of January until the 1st of February. You can purchase your print or PDF guide from https://buddhistprayerguide.org.uk/

Commonwealth prayer relay: India

Join us as we pray for the Commonwealth nations in the run up to the 2022 Commonwealth Games in Birmingham this Summer! As The Queen’s Baton travels through each of the different places, it provides an opportunity to pray for each of the Commonwealth Nations and Territories, recognising that many of The Commonwealth Nations make […]

New Year Message 2022

As we move into 2022, Laurence Sharman the Executive Director at the World Prayer Centre shares his thoughts and prayers for the coming year.

Iran: A teenager hears God’s voice

Mehdi grew up in a moderate Muslim family. When the still small voice of Jesus began to call him he first resisted, but ultimately he could not challenge the beautiful truths he found. As a Muslim, Mehdi often had the feeling that he was failing on many sides. One day he had an unsettling thought: […]