Category: World Day of Prayer

Lemon Drizzle Cake Recipe – for World Day of Prayer 2022

My maternal grandmother and her ten brothers and sisters were born in Huntly, Aberdeenshire, Scotland. In 1901, her older sister, Ann, moved to England where Lemon Drizzle Cake is popular. Lemon Drizzle Cake – for World Day of Prayer 2022 1½ cups all-purpose flour 1 tsp baking powder ½ tsp salt ½ cup margarine Grated… Read more »

WDP Christmas Advent Calendar 2021

​ December 2021   Sunday Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday Saturday 1 2 3 4 Prayer: Come, Lord Jesus! Open our hearts while we wait for you to be born anew in our lives. Pray for those getting ready for the World Day of Prayer in their communities. Send an encouraging email to someone. Pray… Read more »

Flakemeal Cookies Recipe from Northern Ireland

My great-great-grandmother, Margaret Fleming, was born in 1836 and lived in Cookstown, Northern Ireland. I wonder if she would have baked cookies (called biscuits in the United Kingdom) similar to these for my great-grandfather and his brother and sisters. Flakemeal Cookies from Northern Ireland ½ cup butter, at room temperature ⅓ cup white sugar ¼… Read more »

Fundraising Letter November 2021

Dear Friends, Prayerful, grateful, blessed, and ready to help more women affected by injustice – the Women’s Inter-Church Council of Canada (WICC) is all of these because of generous and faithful support from people like you.  Together we are engaging new people and making a difference in many lives. Donations allow our mission to empower… Read more »

Ideas for Creative World Day of Prayer Events

World Day of Prayer is more than just a day; it is a movement that invites people around the world to join in prayer and action for peace and justice. Organizers are welcome to use a creative event to celebrate WDP.  Let the 2022 theme “I Know the Plans I have for You” inspire you. Be sure… Read more »


Donations are gratefully received as they are vital for maintaining World Day of Prayer and delivering the Women’s Inter-Church Council of Canada’s grant program. Anyone attending a World Day of Prayer service should have an opportunity to donate. **** ONLINE DONATIONS: We are encouraging online donations. This will help keep us safe during COVID-19, and… Read more »

Leaders’ Planning Guide for 2022 World Day of Prayer (WDP) Services – prepared by the Women’s Inter-Church Council of Canada (WICC)

WDP 2022 Theme: “I Know the Plans I Have For You.”           Writing Committee: England, Wales & Northern Ireland (EWNI)          Thank you for coordinating World Day of Prayer 2022 in your community! PLANNING STEPS: Understanding the Basics Registering as a Service Coordinator Becoming Informed Forming a Planning Committee Setting a Date & Time Planning Location/Delivery… Read more »