Pray, Bake, Read – connecting with your local schools

This is a creative way of connecting churches with schools from Lichfield Diocese.

[HT to DOPCANDY for the post]

We are often asked how a congregation can help its local schools.

Here is one simple idea that any parish can use which cares for children and staff in spiritual, emotional and practical ways:


It is very easy! Simply…

PrayBakeRead principle

We will be adding more information and ideas here and on our Facebook page.

To get started, have a look at a very relevant resource page from Libby Leech here

Autumn Term resources are available here

A report from the Church Growth ‘Resourcing Mission Bulletin’ has a positive case study from Cambridge here

We have postcards with the Pray.Bake.Read idea and logo to remind us and to share with others in our churches – if you would like some, please contact:

Diocesan Adviser for Schools’ Outreach – Libby Leech Email


Mr Richard Barrett Email
Local Mission Office
Walsall, WS1 3PR

And a Video from Save the Children; Ten Minutes a Day Could Change Everything

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