Development fund

The deadline for the second tranche of grant applications is January 2020. Over 60 churches applied to for the first round of funding. Find out how you can apply.


Our safeguarding team is here to support survivors and provide advice if you are concerned about a child or vulnerable adult. Find out more.

Parish planning

Our new Parish Planning Tool supports the mission of your church to become more Christ-like, helping you to see where God is already at work and how you can join in.

Latest resources

Contemplative toolkit

The noise of a classroom quietens down within minutes as children become still and calm during a new contemplative practice being piloted across the Diocese. Find out more.

New resource

Principles of Deep Water Fishing is the fourth study guide to support our common vision to become a more Christ-like Church for the sake of God’s world. Order it here.


Dwelling in the Word can help groups listen to scripture, to each other and to God. This year our dwelling passage is Acts 20.17-38. Download a resource sheet.

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  • The chance to develop your gifts

    The chance to develop your gifts

    How did a Personal Discipleship Plan help Paul with his everyday faith? Could you benefit from a PDP? Find out more...

RSS Please Pray For

  • Prayer for: 18th January 2020
    Aldermarston and Woolhampton: Jane Manley, Derek Spears, Margaret Davison. For our mission and outreach to families. Woolhampton Primary School, Brimpton Primary School, Aldermarston Primary School.
Mon 20

Curates Hard Skills Day: Media

20 January @ 10:00 am - 4:00 pm
Church House Oxford Kidlington Organiser: IME2
Tue 21

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Life Events

How the Church can help at important milestones.


Supporting teachers, parents and governors at our church schools


Committed to the safeguarding, care and nurture of everyone within our community


Mission & Ministry

Help for all those called to ministry in our parishes.