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Prayer Spaces in Schools hosts a variety of in-person Conferences, events, and online training. Here is a selection of videos and audio from some of our past events. Read More

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Prayer Space at Ellesmere Port C of E College

“Why was I born in the wrong body?” “Why is life hard for some and easy for others?” These are just 2 of many profound and interesting responses to… Read More

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Top 10 Tips for Running an Outdoor Prayer Space

The warm weather and blue skies we are seeing this past week are preparing the way for some wonderful outdoor prayer spaces. There are lots of reasons why outdoor prayer… Read More

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“It feels so peaceful here.”

“Wow! The music room looks so different!” “It feels so peaceful here.”  Last month, I took an early morning train and a very large coffee to a local primary school… Read More

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Advent Prayer Activities

During Advent, Christians prepare their hearts for Christmas by stopping to think about the Christmas story and making room for Jesus. We wanted to share some of our favourite… Read More

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“The girls walked around with magnifying glasses, quietly to begin with, but then with joy, awe and wonder, which bubbled up like praise.”

Jane Gillis from Bristol Schools Connection and a team of local volunteers hosted an outdoor prayer space at Wick Primary School in Bristol this week. One… Read More

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COP26 Prayer Activities

The United Nations Global Climate Change Conference (AKA COP26) is being hosted in Glasgow from the 31st of October to the 12th of November 2021. As the world’s attention focuses… Read More

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7 Ways to Love Your School

This could be a very significant back to school for many students. The last academic year was a year like no other. Children and young people have had to adapt… Read More

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Staff Inset Day – Prayer and Reflection

Put on your own oxygen mask before you try to help others, even if we haven’t flown anywhere on holiday this year we are familiar with this instruction on a… Read More

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“It was the best big box and the best big surprise”

For the past 4 years, I have partnered with St Andrew’s Presbyterian Church to run a prayer space for the pupils of Clandeboye Primary School, Bangor, Northern Ireland as part… Read More

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“This year our social justice focus in the world zone was campaigning for the Covid 19 vaccine to be made freely available worldwide”

We were delighted to be invited back to Sheringham High School to lead the Soul Space once again. It was recognised to be an important tool in helping students to… Read More

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Peaceful Prayers

The Benefice of the Lavingtons, Cheverells and Easterton got weaving in a Pentecost Prayer Space that was blessed in church. Making use of a metal grid and some strips of… Read More

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Outdoor Prayer Space in Wick, Bristol

In May 2021, the local church hosted a pop-up prayer space for two days on the grounds of our local school.  It was a huge success, all of the children… Read More

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(Scotland) Prayer Spaces and CfE

Religious education has a statutory position in Scottish education in schools. Learning Teaching Scotland says “Religious and moral education has strong associations with learning for citizenship, enterprise, international education, creativity… Read More

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(England) Prayer Spaces and SMSC

All schools are required to enable pupils to develop spiritually, morally, socially and culturally. SMSC is not taught as a subject, like RE, but is a whole school approach. SMSC… Read More

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Brand new website with new features to help you plan, track and develop your prayer spaces

Our new website has launched and we would love for you to check out some of the new features. There is a new integrated resource library which includes prayer… Read More

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Christian Aid: House Building

‘House Building’ is part of the Justice Series, developed in partnership with Christian Aid. This activity is about what it means to have, and to lose, a home. Every year,… Read More

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Overview 1.  You, your school or the organisation you work for, are free to use any of the material in the Resources section for your own use without charge and without… Read More

Photography policy

Overview 1. One of the key characteristics of prayer spaces is that they are so visual. For those who can’t be there in person the stories, prayers, places, ideas and resources… Read More