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Spurgeon

Once a year we consider the story of a well known Christian as part of our Sunday evening service. This is largely a chance for me to be self-indulgent and pretend that I am still studying history. The more serious aim is to be encouraged by the Lord’s work in years past and also allow […]

Hey Jude- a letter for today…

To be honest I ended up preaching Jude by accident. We had a couple of spare weeks before our main autumn series started and Jude seemed to fit. Given that it is not the easiest letter I thought I probably ought to tackle it myself rather than give it to one of our younger preachers. […]

No ideas?

My colleagues are always wary of me returning from sabbatical. That may simply be that they have enjoyed a working environment that features a bit less of me. But I guess it is also reflective of the fact that I tend to return with ideas. (“Hey- let’s plant a church!”). This time has been different. […]

Staff

Phil Butcher

Pastor (Grace Church)

Jenny Reid

Church Administrator

Sharon Grisbrooke

Waterways Link Worker

Welcome! We are a group of Christians – of a variety of ages and backgrounds – who meet in North Oxford. We believe that Jesus is the central figure in history and the only answer to the deepest longings of the human heart. Our passion is to know Him more and learn how to live for Him (supremely through the Bible) and offer a warm welcome to those who are interested in exploring Him.

Upcoming Events

Big Countdown to Christmas

30th November 2019
2pm - 4:30pm

Join us for a big afternoon of  festive fun for primary school age children and their families When? Saturday 30th November 2:00-4:30 Where? Woodstock Road Baptist Church 198 Woodstock Road What? 2:00 Christmas Crafts, Advent Activities & Seasonal Snacks 3:30 Awesome All-Together Challenge & Short Bible Talk How much? Completely Free

RSS Recent Sermons

  • The Humble Life 17th November 2019
    Part of the Life In The Here And Now sermon series from Ecclesiastes 8:2-17. This sermon was preached by Steve Palmer and is 39 minutes long.
  • Take The Narrow Path 17th November 2019
    Part of the God's Approved Worker sermon series from 2 Timothy 3:1-14. This sermon was preached by Andy Robinson and is 37 minutes long.
  • Be Kind And Gentle 10th November 2019
    Part of the God's Approved Worker sermon series from 2 Timothy 2:14-26. This sermon was preached by Andy Robinson and is 33 minutes long.
  • The Limitations Of Life 3rd November 2019
    Part of the Life In The Here And Now sermon series from Ecclesiastes 7:1-8:1. This sermon was preached by Phil Butcher and is 34 minutes long.