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Join us for a trip to the seaside – 12th July

Posted by on June 16, 2014 in News | 0 comments

Do you like to be beside the seaside? Young and old alike are welcome to join us for a trip to Bridlington on Saturday 12th July. You don’t have to be a regular church attender, either. You’re welcome! The coach will set off from Oakes Baptist Church at 9:00 am, and leave Bridlington at 6:30 pm, so there’s no need to worry about a late finish. So pack your sun cream, beach towel and sunglasses and get ready to join us for a grand day out!!

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The Big Sunday Lunch 29th June

Posted by on June 16, 2014 in News | 0 comments

How would you like to spend a Sunday lunchtime with your mal made for you? Or maybe you’d lik to have guests round for a chat? Well, here’s your chance. The Big Sunday Lunch brings together people who would like to host lunch and people who would like to join them! It’s a great way to get to know people, so download the form and join in: Big Lunch Invite Please note that the deadline to reply has been extended until Saturday 21st...

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Living Generously

Posted by on May 28, 2014 in News | 0 comments

“Living Generously – Growing Into The People God Wants Us To Be”. That’s the theme of this years Yorkshire  Baptist Association Assembly on Saturday June 21st at St Thomas Crookes church in Sheffield. Find out more: www.ccnhuddersfield.org.uk/yba-assembly-2014.php  

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Picnic in the Park

Posted by on May 28, 2014 in News | 0 comments

You are invited to join us for a picnic on Sunday 8th June from 3:00 pm at Lindley Junior School, for a Churches Together in Lindley family fun event. There’ll be lots to see and do, including bouncy castle, face painting and various games. Bring your picnic and your friends for this fabulous free fun event!!

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Holiday Club dates announced!

Posted by on March 22, 2014 in News | 0 comments

Hold on to your hats! The 2014 holiday club will take place every morning from 10:00 am till noon between Monday 28th July and Friday 1st August. Mega Machines is this year’s theme – and it promises to be a lot of fun!! Children from 7 to 11 will be able to take part in our usual high tempo blend of activities, games, music and much, much more. Further details will follow soon, but if you would like us to send you an update once they are released, just email...

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Church meeting – 19 January

Posted by on January 6, 2014 in News | 0 comments

The next church meeting will take place on Sunday 19th January at 6:00 pm – refreshments served from 5:45 pm. Come along and take part as we consider various aspects of church life – and where God may be leading us. You will be very welcome!

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Limitless – 12th January

Posted by on December 31, 2013 in News | 0 comments

The next Limitless event will be on Sunday 12th January from 7:00 till 9:00 pm as young people from a number of Huddersfield churches join together in leading worship, giving testimony and sharing from the Bible.

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2014: Oakes Baptist Church’s 150th Anniversary

Posted by on December 31, 2013 in News | 0 comments

The New Year marks the 150th Anniversary of Oakes Baptist Church, which was formed back in 1864. Watch out for a series of events throughout the year as we celebrate together – starting with a great social time with games and fun for all the family on Saturday 25th January from 6:00 till 8:30 pm

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Bacon Butties and working party – 23rd November

Posted by on November 5, 2013 in News | 0 comments

Hi ho, hi ho, improving church we’ll go….. Come along for free bacon butties and then help out – there will be jobs for people of all abilities, from clearing out, cleaning and tidying to basic DIY. Bacon butties, teas and coffees will be served from 8:30 am, and we’ll wrap up no later than midday. Even if you can only help for a short time come along – every little helps!!

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Christmas dates announced

Posted by on November 5, 2013 in News | 0 comments

This year’s Christmas celebrations get under way with a ‘Messy church’ and Christingle on Sunday 8th December from 3:00 till 4:30 pm. Searchlight Theatre Company will perform ‘Oliver With a Christmas Twist’, a seasonal dash through your favourite Dickens characters, with a distinctly panto feel, on Saturday 14th December at 7:00 pm As the big day approaches, join us on Sunday 22nd December for our ‘Nativity from Scratch’ at 10:30 am and the ever-popular carol service at 6:00 pm, followed by coffee and...

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