Entries by Delia Lang

August 2022 Prayer Points

Pope Francis releases a message for this year’s Season of Creation, and Archbishop Justin Welby issues a call to action at the Lambeth Conference. Countries around the northern hemisphere are experiencing extreme heat; the UK and EU are at a crossroads; there’s potential progress in the US; and theologian Hannah Malcolm reflects – what does […]

July 2022 Prayer Points

As we see climate impacts in the form of heat, drought and floods, we are moved to pray for all affected, and to pray, fast and work for increased climate action. There is some progress to celebrate – but also the danger of backwards motion as countries respond to current crises. We pray for the […]

June 2022 Prayer Points

Pentecost and Environment Sunday coincide – how can we pray for God to guide us, as God guided the first apostles? The Australian elections bring signs of hope – but a new report and information about potential ‘carbon bomb’ fossil fuel projects remind us how urgent the need for change is. Fortunately, people within the […]

May 2022 Prayer Points

Courageous passion leads to change, the newest IPCC report provides a stark warning … and a blueprint for climate action, and extreme weather events affect hundreds of millions, reminding us why we have to act if we profess to love God and neighbour. Join in by downloading and using the May Prayer Points:  PAFFTC-Prayer-Points-May-2022

March 2022 Prayer Points

We lament the onset of war in Ukraine, with all the destruction it causes, pray that the new report on climate impacts, vulnerability, and adaptation will help speed up climate action, pray for those affected by extreme weather events, bring before God a new treaty to limit plastic, and share a reflection from David Golding. […]

February 2022 Prayer Points

A new year brings a major statement on priorities for the COP presidency, the IPCC’s discussion and adoption of a report on climate impacts, adaptation and vulnerability, and new opportunities for prayer and action. Download the February Prayer Points: PAFFTC-Prayer-Points-February-2022