Peacemakers Prayer Patrols began to help build better, safer communities and to be a strategic partner in the regeneration of the city of Bristol.
The presence of patrollers and the honest dialogue between them and the local residents helped to boost morale in the areas they patrolled. Results? Less violence and weapon crimes, less selling of illegal substances and less dependency on drugs in those areas.
You can read more in this BBC News article from the time of the 2005 General Election.
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Now the Prayer Patrol is a global network of prayer, what will happen next? See below….