Prayer and faith help to support good mental health, but stigma around the issues involved still remains a major challenge, research carried out by the Church of Ireland has revealed.
Equipping for Life (EfL) has introduced tennis lessons into a primary school in the Shankill area of Belfast as a means of helping equip young people for a better future.
The Church of Ireland Youth Department (CIYD) annual Day of Prayer is moving to the Sunday before Advent, November 21. It previously took place on the Sunday before Lent.
The Church of Ireland is to complete its divestment from companies that extract fossil fuels by the end of this year, therefore meeting its target date of 2022.