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At St Matthias prayer is at the heart of everything we do and we encourage you to make prayer a priority in your life. We'd love you to join us in praying for our city and the life of St Matthias and here are some ways in which you can get involved.  


Weekly Prayer - Wednesdays 7.30-8:00am

Join our prayer group on zoom, led by Tom and the team. This group meets weekly to pray together for the life of St Matthias and our wider family of churches in the city.

Meeting ID: 225 541 7208Passcode: prayer

For more information email

Kingdom Come

Join us for Kingdom Come to worship and pray for our city as we seek to listen to God's prophetic words for the season ahead. Our next events are....

Tuesday 4 OCTOBER - ST Matthias Church - 7:30 - 9:30PM

monday 14 november - St Richards Church 7:30 - 9:30PM 


24/7 Prayer Week - Everyone Everywhere Prayer Room

Sign-up to pray for an hour in our 24/7 Prayer Room here. You can pray at home or at St Peter's dedicated prayer room. To help us out, pop (H) beside your name if praying from home or a (P) if praying in the St Peter’s Prayer Room. Please Note – the St Peter’s Prayer Room is open 10am -10pm Monday – Friday with only one person/party praying in the Prayer Room each hour.

For inspiration on what to pray for.... Join our Facebook Page for more ideas on how you can pray & to post a prayer, prophetic picture, word or testimony to encourage.

3rd october- 9th october


24/7 Prayer Week Event @ St Richards

Friday 7th October (pm) - Saturday 8th October (pm)

Join us at the St Richards prayer room - open for 24 hours to pray or our city.   For more information email


Prayer Ministry Training

Pray in the power of the Spirit for others - a short training course over two consecutive Monday evenings, with worship and opportunity to practise.

NEXT COURSE: Get in touch with jon@stmatthiasbrighton,org for more details.  

Need Prayer?

These are challenging times but God is our ever-present help in times of trouble. Whatever you are experiencing and dealing with, we would love to pray with you. Email your prayer requests to


There are plenty of great resources to help you get praying or go deeper and further in prayer. More than we can list here but here are some of our top recommendations.  

  • Lectio 365: Take a moment and download (Android / Apple) this outstanding daily devotional prayer app which will help you pray and connect with God. Available in both text and audio format, we can’t recommend this app more highly.
  • The Prayer Course: Give your prayer life a refresh with this eight-week journey through the Lord’s Prayer on this online course here.
  • The Be Still Course: Explore the simple, transformative practice of a daily quiet time with God here.
  • The Inner Room: The best way to learn to pray is by doing it. Inner Room turns your phone from a distraction into a prayer guide, with all kinds of tools to help organise and inspire your prayer times here.



Fancy something to read? Here are some of the recommendations for the people of St Matthias.  

  • God On Mute by Pete Greg:  Engaging the Silence of Unanswered Prayer. Find out more here.
  • See Love Be by Tim SteadMindfulness and the Spiritual Life. Find out here.
  • Dirty Glory by Pete Greg: Go where you best prayers take you. Find out more here.  
  • Sun Stand Still by Steven FurtickWhat Happens When You Dare to Ask God for the Impossible. Find out more here.