Discovering Prayer Blog

25 tips for a Calmer Christmas

25 tips for a calmer Christmas
Do you get overwhelmed by busy-ness in the run up to Christmas, and find yourself wanting instead a greater sense of fulfilment? Here are some useful and creative ideas to help you have a calmer, more meaningful, and less stressful Christmas.

7 Ways to Learn to Pray Without Ceasing

Woman Watching Train

Feel guilty about not praying enough? Or wondered what it means to pray without ceasing? Here are some practice suggestions you can explore from Michelle Eyre, Chief Prayer Officer Discovering Prayer.

Michelle’s Story

Michelle Eyre

Michelle writes about her experience of what it was like to try out being a nun, and what the sisters taught that is beneficial to us all. Michelle Eyre, Chief Prayer Officer Discovering Prayer.

Mucknell Abbey - A Wonderful Retreat

View from Mucknell Abbey, passed the poppies to the gentle hills

In the first of our series Retreat Advisor we explore what's it like when you go on retreat, by Michelle Eyre, Chief Prayer Officer Discovering Prayer.

Rookies' Guide to Retreats

Woman gazing onto a lake

Ever wanted to go on a retreat, but not know where to start? An insider's guide on where to go and what to do when you get there. By Michelle Eyre, Chief Prayer Officer and Clare Bryden, Editor in Chief, Discovering Prayer.