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Displaced women carrying food sacks, South Sudan

Prayers for emergencies

Pray with us to support those whose lives have been torn apart by emergencies and disasters.

Prayer for the Democratic Republic of Congo

A prayer for all those affected by the Ebola outbreak in the Democratic Republic of Congo. 

Prayer for those affected by Cyclone Idai

A prayer for all communities affected.

Prayer for emergencies

O God, our refuge and strength, our help in times of trouble.

Prayer for Rohingya crisis

A prayer for all communities displaced by violence in Rakhine State, Myanmar.

Prayer for Sierra Leone

A prayer for those affected by the mudslides in Freetown, Sierra Leone.

Prayer for the world based on Psalm 13

How long, O Lord? Can we hide our faces from the headlines of violence and tragedy?

Hold a church collection

You and your church can make a real difference to people affected by emergencies and disasters. Hold a church collection or download worship resources below to use in a service.

Order envelopes

Please call 0870 078 7788 or email orders@christian-aid.org by 12 noon on the Thursday of the week you will hold the collection, to ensure the envelopes arrive in time.

Already held a church collection? Pay in money

How to help

A man holding two children in his arms in Gaza. In the background there are buildings which have been redcued to rubble.

Become an emergency church

Your church can save lives and bring people to safety by holding a collection as soon as disaster strikes.
Elderly woman sits with goat

Emergency appeals

We’re there before, during and after emergencies to save lives and support people for the long term.