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YBA Assembly

Posted by on May 27, 2016 in News | 0 comments

“From the Margins to the Centre – Discipleship in the Church today”. That’s the title of this year’s Yorkshire Baptist Association Assembly, which will be held on Saturday 11th June from 9:30 am to 3:00 pm at The Well Baptist Church in Sheffield. Come along and be challenged, encouraged and inspired as you discover more about what it means to be a disciple of Jesus in 2016. The keynote speaker is Roy Searle from the Northumbria Community and you will find more details at...

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Latest church magazine

Posted by on March 27, 2016 in News | 0 comments

The latest issue of the Oakes Happening (our church magazine) includes an article on the recent Huddersfield University Christian Union events week, news from BMS and a lot more. Download a copy: Oakes Happening Easter 2016 web

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Huddersfield University Christian Union events week

Posted by on February 1, 2016 in News | 0 comments

Huddersfield University’s Christian Union hosts its events week from 8th to 12th February – and the team would very much appreciate your prayers! Monday 8th Feb: Acoustic Night. ‘What if Jesus is still relevant in 2016?’ An opportunity for our musically gifted members to share their talents and some of their testimony . Tuesday 9th Feb: Pancake Night. ‘What if Christianity is different from other religions?’ A chilled night of pancakes, chat and maybe some games. Wednesday 10th Feb: Lunch bar. We are giving...

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Prayer ministry day: 27 February

Posted by on January 15, 2016 in News | 0 comments

What do we mean by prayer ministry? And how does it work? What difference could it make to you and to your life? Find out for yourself at our prayer ministry day with Paul and Bryony Springate as we work through some of the principles for ourselves – who can tell what God may do?    

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‘Whole church together day’

Posted by on November 26, 2015 in News | 0 comments

As we look to a new year and think about how God may be speaking to the church at Oakes, we’re going to take time out to listen, pray and discuss the future for ministry in the church. We’re setting aside time – we’ll start at 10:00 am and finish at 3:00 pm Please come along and be prepared to listen – and to share how you think God may be speaking to us  

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Christmas service times

Posted by on November 26, 2015 in News | 0 comments

Christmas is a very special time for many people and at Oakes, we’re celebrating the birth of Jesus with several special events. Join us for the following: Sunday 13 December 3:00 pm Christingle service with ‘Messy Church’ style craft activities Saturday 19 December 7:00 pm Carol service Sunday 20 December 10:30 am Nativity from Scratch – Experience the first Christmas, up close and personal! Includes readings and carols Friday 25 December 10:00 am Short Christmas Day service – bring along a present to unwrap and...

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Christingle and Messy Church – 4 December

Posted by on November 26, 2015 in News | 0 comments

Preparations for Christmas start with our popular Christingle afternoon, with ‘Messy church’ style activities, suitable for all ages. There will be various craft activities and everyone will have the opportunity to make a Christingle – with an orange, a candle, red ribbon and sweets. But what does it all mean? We’ll explain – and then we’ll sing ‘Silent Night’ by candlelight to create a very special moment. Come along and experience it for yourself on Sunday 4th December at 3:00 pm. it’s...

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A Podcast

Posted by on September 30, 2015 in Uncategorized | 0 comments

This is a podcast which uses a blank mp3 track as a sample. You can place your description or any accompanying information here and the media file can be streamed from your website or downloaded. Podcast: Play in new window | DownloadSubscribe: Android |...

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Posted by on September 29, 2015 in News | 0 comments

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Posted by on September 29, 2015 in News | 0 comments

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