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What do you see?

I wonder what you see as you look at the cross. It was hideous ugly- the “supreme penalty” according to Cicero. And yet throughout Jesus’ ministry he never seems to regard it as a place of shame. Three times in John’s Gospel Jesus uses the same description of the cross- it is the place where […]

A day of reflection

One year on. It is a year to the day since the Prime Minister told us that we must stay at home. We still live under the same command. In the meantime the equivalent of the non-student population of Oxford has died of coronavirus in the UK. At noon the nation will fall silent to […]

Lockdown Lessons- “This is not good”

Most of the blogs I’ve written this year have tried to be positive. Many in the last few weeks have been about how to cultivate an inner life of thanksgiving in the midst of the hardest times. But I fear I have been a touch unbalanced- there are times you have to acknowledge that this […]

Staff

Phil Butcher

Pastor (Grace Church)

Jenny Reid

Church Administrator

Sharon Grisbrooke

Waterways Link Worker
We are a group of Christians who believe that Jesus has the answers to the biggest challenges we face as human beings.
We are now holding services in the church building on Sundays at 10.30am. We will adhere to the Government’s advice to make us Covid safe so the experience will be somewhat different to normal. You can view our Risk Assessment here. However, visitors are very welcome. If you would like to join us we do need you to tell us in advance so that we can ensure we don’t exceed our capacity and have space for you. You can book through our events pages below, there is one for each Sunday service. If you would prefer not to join us in person at this point then the services will continue to be live streamed please do go to our live stream page
We know that this is a challenging time for everybody. If you would like to get to speak with somebody in the church please do contact us.  We would love to hear from you.

Upcoming Events

Book to attend Church Services in May

26th April 2021 – 30th May 2021
10:30

We are now holding a service in our church building at 10:30am each Sunday and visitors to the church are very welcome. To attend you need to book so we can make sure we have the correct number of chairs set out and to make sure we do not go over capacity. Bookings for each […]

RSS Recent Sermons

  • Come! 9th May 2021
    Part of the A Vision For 2021 sermon series from Isaiah 55:1-9. This sermon was preached by John Severn and is 26 minutes long.
  • When The Mighty Fall 2nd May 2021
    Part of the Through Darkness into Light sermon series from Jeremiah 50-52. This sermon was preached by Andy Robinson and is 27 minutes long.
  • When You Run to Other Gods… 18th April 2021
    Part of the Through Darkness into Light sermon series from Jeremiah 42-46. This sermon was preached by Andy Robinson and is 36 minutes long.
  • Vindicated! 11th April 2021
    Part of the Through Darkness into Light sermon series from Jeremiah 39:1-40:6. This sermon was preached by Andy Robinson and is 39 minutes long.