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Church details

Location: Hill Road adjacent to the village pond in East Oakley

Postcode: RG23 7HR

OS Map co-ordinates: SU 573 500

OakleyP Map 

Parking: There is no car parking available at Oakley church itself as the area in front of the church
provides access to neighbouring properties. 
Car parking space is available outside of Honeysuckle Interiors (Sunday's only) in Rectory Road
or in the lay-by area adjacent to the school in Oakley Lane.
See the markers on the map above for the parking locations.

Contacts: Patricia Kinchington

Morning Worship (10.30am)

Type of Service Adult worship
Number in congregation 30 - 35
Congregation profile Mostly age 50+
Children's Address No
Offering Taken to suit preacher
Congregational Prayer book

No, but congregation happy to name requests during service



Song books

Songs of Fellowship 1, 2 & 3 combined, Hymns & Psalms

CCL? CCL no. 269699
Service books Methodist Worship book - communion booklets
Audio-Visual system

Overhead projector & screen, monitor for displaying DVDs.
Please ask in advance if you wish to use these.

Sound system Radio mic for preacher and fixed mic on stand for readings. Microphones are connected to loop system and one main speaker cabinet.
Bible version  Good News Version & New International Version.
Not enough of either for whole congregation.
Worship leaders available? Yes
Readers available? Yes, please request.
Accompaniment Organ, Piano or Hymnal machine (when musician not available).
Some percussion instruments available.


General Information

Seating Moveable chairs
Services conducted from Lectern
Toilets Yes, one
Pre-service contact Contact from steward
Refreshments After morning service


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Faith & Worship Resources

See the following Faith & Worship Resources web page on the Methodist Church site which has information and resources for Preachers, including Service Report Forms for Preachers on Note or Trial.


CCLI Song Search

Please see the CCLI Song Search web page to confirm if hymns or songs are covered by a CCLI licence.