Index of inspiration

We’ve been touched by the inspirational ways in which churches and church schools have responded to Covid-19 crisis and the sudden, unprecedented changes to our lives. Here’s an index of stories from those churches and schools. These have been published on a live blog. Before embarking on similar initiatives, please do check current Government and NHS advice as it is changing all the time.

Back to church

Princes Risborough Food Cupboard

Stanford’s job support club

A lockdown photo essay

Deliveries in Chipping Norton

International Inspiration

Partnership for Missional Church and the Community

Five minute prayers

Church/pub community collaboration in Cowley

Doors are closed but hearts open in Burnham

Thousands of sunflowers

Keeping in touch with Rainbow Clusters

An egg-cellent virtual egg hunt

A virtual Hallelujah Chorus in Taplow

Decorating St Nic’s

From zero to 332 followers in just days

#Together is the one word that sums up the vision of St Michael’s CE School in Stewkley, Buckinghamshire.

In discombobulating times, routine and familiarity are essential.

A telephone alternative to the internet

A heartwarming video

One of the toughest decisions foodbank managers can face is whether to stay open during the lockdown.

By the Rivers of Babylon..

Without WiFi in every church, not everyone can live stream. So many of them have improvised.

While worship is vital to Christians, so if fellowship and fun.

Light relief is vital to keeping our spirits up in these increasingly surreal times.

An Easter initiative with a difference

Storytelling, crafts and Godly Play from Thatcham on YouTube 

Daffodils and candles 

Flower bombing in Padbury

Coffee and Conversation online

Giving, loving, serving, caring…

Morning prayer and more in Marston

Contacting everyone in Earley

First-ever Kidlington live-stream

Re-learning how to share God’s love

Still open

Keeping going in Burchett’s Green

Zoom in Witney

Facebook in Steventon

Working with new people in Winslow

Buckingham mid-week Communion

Fr Richard’s top tips

Banbury’s worship at home resources

Keep in touch in Cumnor

Daffodils on Mothering Sunday

Virtual church in Horton and Wraysbury

“Get ready…” urges St Aldate’s clergy

Support in Littlemore

A pastoral response in Prestwood

Watch Revd Marcus on YouTube

Being quiet in Wytham

Boyne Hill’s response

Meeting virtually at hOME

A food cupboard for the hungry