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Christian resources and activities for blind
and partially sighted people worldwide.

Welcome

Torch Trust is a Christian organisation with a worldwide vision for people with sight loss


Daily Bible verse and prayer topic - Wednesday 27 July 2016

As the deer pants for streams of water, so my soul pants for You, O God Psalm 42:1 (more daily Bible verses)

Give thanks and pray for the ongoing Journeying With by Phone befriending relationships (more daily prayer items)

Our new online Daily Prayer Guide can be found on the Support Torch with Prayer page where there is an update to the Torch Prayer Phone.


Journey – an audio thought for the week

Play Journey for Week 30 (more audio downloads)

Journey may be downloaded for inclusion within Talking Newspapers and other audio publications.


New books in the Torch library!

Posted: 20th July 2016 by Grace Davis

Torch is pleased to announce that, in partnership with Dernier Publishing, the complete series of Beech Bank Girls books is now available in accessible media!

Aimed at younger readers, from about 10 to 14 years old, these books tell the story of six teenage friends facing issues of family, friendship and faith...

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Torch in brief

Torch Trust's aims can be summarised as enabling people with sight loss to discover Christian faith and lead fulfilling Christian lives.

Towards this end we provide Christian resources and activities for blind and partially sighted people worldwide. Our services are offered to all who experience sight loss, of all faiths or none, and including those with sight loss who have other disabilities.

Among our services, Torch provides Christian literature, including a free lending library and a range of magazines, in various accessible formats. We also promote Christian fellowship through 110 local Groups across the UK. Torch also runs a varied programme of holidays at our own holiday centre and at other venues around the UK and abroad. Our international arm involves Torch working in partnership with others and being involved in various projects, especially in Malawi which in turn serves the needs of blind and partially sighted people in various other African countries.

Torch Trust has a driving vision for people with sight loss, wherever in the world they may live. Our seven-fold charter is that every blind or partially sighted person may have the opportunity to:

  • Explore Christian faith and discover Jesus
  • Grow as a Christian
  • Enjoy a fulfilling devotional life
  • Access Christian activities and resources they need
  • Join a church of their choice
  • Develop their invaluable God-given gifting
  • Contribute to the life of the church

Click here to access a display poster of our Charter.


Support Torch

If you would like to support the work of Torch, please visit our support area


CONTACT US to receive regular news updates and information for prayer, to find out how you can volunteer with us, to make donations, to access free literature for a blind or partially sighted person, or to make a link with your local Torch Fellowship Group.  

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