Meet Wayne

Meet Wayne

Wow! People are singing songs, dancing, waving flags!  Everyone has a smile on their face and they’re so welcoming.  They actually seem to want to be here and  they appear to be enjoying themselves. Hang on.  It’s not supposed to be like this.  Churches are dour,...
Baptisms At Easter

Baptisms At Easter

The other Sunday, Chris Band announced that on Easter Day, Resurrection Sunday, we would also be “having a resurrection”! He meant to say we would be having a baptism – actually 2. But, in truth, as we witnessed the baptisms of Christian and Barbara on Easter Day, we...
Community Emergency Foodbank

Community Emergency Foodbank

The food bank at Barton Community Church which is housed in the Barton Neighbourhood Centre is going well, it has now been running for over two months. We average about 3-4 clients per session and we are open on Monday and Wednesday from 12:00 noon to 2:00 pm. We are...
Harvest 2019

Harvest 2019

HARVEST 2019 The weekend started on Saturday morning with our Harvest Fair. People from all over Oxford came and enjoyed a fun-packed, activity-filled morning. There were crafts and games, demonstrating the use of recycling. Fairtrade goods were on sale from...