Lucy Rycroft

Lucy is currently Acting Ministry Lead for Parenting for Faith while Anna Hawken is on maternity leave. She was the Parenting for Faith digital marketing officer in 2023. Before this she produced a variety of faith-based parenting content for her Christian parenting blog The Hope-Filled Family.

She lives in York with her husband, four children and lively cockerpoo. She loves cooking, planning, hosting, reading, playing piano, watching good comedy, and making up for a dislike of tea and coffee by eating copious amounts of chocolate.

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Helping a child deal with bereavement and loss

23 Feb 2024
Many children will experience the loss of someone close to them, whether that's a grandparent, great-grandparent or someone else. Helping them to navigate their bereavement in the light of who Jesus is can feel impossible when there are so many questions.