Oakes community cafe open on 2nd January

Following the Christmas closure, Oakes Community Café will be OPEN on Friday 2nd January from 10:00 am till 1:00 pm for a range of hot and cold food, including one of our ‘Specials’, and hot and cold drinks. We wish all customers a very Happy New Year!

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Join us for lunch – 18 January

Please join us for a ‘Bring and share’ lunch following the morning service on Sunday 18th January. It will be a great opportunity to spend time together – and everyone will be very welcome. Not got anything to bring? Come along anyway as we share together!

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Christmas lunch at Oakes Community Cafe

There are still tickets available for the Christmas lunch at Oakes Community Cafe on Friday 19th December. Not only will the event include a traditional Christmas meal of turkey and trimmings, but with four courses for £7.50, you’ll be hard-pressed to find better value! Doors open at 11:45 am, to serve shortly after 12:00, so book your place by emailing...

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Your guide to Christmas events

Christmas is a special time for many people – and often a busy one too! So what better way to celebrate the season than stopping for a short time, and taking time to think what it’s really all about? Here at Oakes, we have a number of events taking place over Christmas. They’re all suitable for al ages – and they’re (almost!) all free! Sunday 14th December 3:00 pm Christingle service with Messy church and craft...

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Christingle service 14 December

There’s something for all the family at our ‘Messy church’ event. You’ll be able to take part in craft activities and make your own Christingle with an orange, a candle, sweets and ribbon. Find out for yourself what it all means and come along and join in with a carol or two – you will be very welcome!

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A taste of Jamaica

On October 21st Oakes Baptist Church is delighted to be welcoming representatives of the Jamaican Baptist Union. Karl Johnson, Karl Henlin and Johnathan Hemmings are coming to the UK as part of the celebrations for the Bicentenary of the relationship between the Jamaican Baptist Union (JBU), the Baptist Union of Great Britain (BUGB) and BMS World Mission (BMS). This relationship has a rich and challenging history which provides good ground for...

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