Pete Greig is the founder of the 24-7 Prayer movement. He is also the Senior Pastor of Emmaus Rd Church alongside his wife Sammy, a director of Waverley Abbey Trust, and a multi-award-winning author whose books have been translated into many languages.
Pete’s books include Red Moon Rising, God on Mute, Dirty Glory, How to Pray, How to Hear God and the children’s title How to Pray: A Guide for Young Explorers. His other resources include The Prayer Course – downloaded more than three million times, the Lectio Course, and Lectio365 – a daily devotional used regularly by more than 220,000 people.
Pete is proud to be an Ambassador for the NGO Tearfund, an occasional lecturer at St Mellitus Theological College, and a host of the annual Wildfires Festival. His passions include art, Portsmouth FC, and messing about on the river.
Most importantly, Pete and Sammy are proud parents to two adult sons. They split their time between a barge on the river Wey, south of London, and a cliff-top retreat on the Isle of Wight where they host and mentor leaders. Pete and Sammy are members of The Order of the Mustard Seed (OMS).
Pete Greig will be speaking on Tuesday evening and Wednesday morning