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Some Christian reflections on Brexit

It is hard to deny that for a political anorak like me the last few months have been riveting. You have that sense of living through the kind of thing that my successors as undergraduate historians could be writing about in centuries to come. There are, of course, a couple of down sides- occasionally I […]

A present God

Last term in our homegroups we spent time reflecting on the character of God. There is a limitless wealth of material when you do that and, inevitably, you cannot say everything. But there is one reality that I wish I had focused on more because I am not sure it is a strength of conservative […]

WRBC in 2018

Earlier this week I wrote a general reflection on 2018. However, before the old year fades completely from our minds, I thought it might be useful to write something more specific to Woody Road. What have been the key events of 2018 and what are the lessons to learn? Farewells One of my chief reflections […]

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

Christianity Explored

22nd January 2019
7:30pm

Christianity Explored gives you time and space to consider the big questions of life and to explore the life of the person at the heart of the Christian faith – Jesus Christ. You don’t need to know anything about the Bible. You won’t be asked to read aloud, pray or sing. You can ask any question you want, or just listen.

RSS Recent Sermons

  • God's Plan for the Church 13th January 2019
    Part of the A Vision for 2019 sermon series from Ephesians 1:15-23. This sermon was preached by John Severn and is 43 minutes long.
  • The Word is alive! 13th January 2019
    Part of the A Vision for 2019 sermon series from Hebrews 4:12-16. This sermon was preached by Andy Robinson and is 40 minutes long.
  • Every spiritual blessing in Christ 6th January 2019
    Part of the God's Plan for the Church sermon series from Ephesians 1:1-14. This sermon was preached by Phil Butcher and is 32 minutes long.
  • Responding to the Spirit's voice 6th January 2019
    Part of the A Vision for 2019 sermon series from Hebrews 3:7-4:11. This sermon was preached by Andy Robinson and is 39 minutes long.