Okeford Benefice

Okeford benefice embraces Twitter

With a social media savvy curate and LLM in training – here we go on Twitter. Follow us @okefordbenefice and tell your friends!

Great start to Kids’ Cuthburga

Twenty three youngsters from across the benefice began their Cuthburga experience last Thursday as we explored Jesus being the Good Shepherd. We played games, heard the words of Jesus from the Bible and line danced to the song “I am the Good Shepherd” (sadly not videoed). The children divided into three groups for craft and […]

Check out your new Ministry Team page

Click on “Church Life” and then the top option “Your ministry team” and you will see picture and bios of all our team. We are so blessed in this benefice with those who serve us in all sorts of leadership roles including those who continue to serve into retirement!


Rector’s Holiday

The Rector will be on annual leave from August 5th to August 23rd. Please direct any inquiries to the churchwardens in the first instance who will then liaise with Rev’d Karen if appropriate.

Just As I Am service

Do come along to our very popular afternoon Songs of Praise service on August 5th at 3:30 PM in the Shillingstone Church Centre. The theme of this service is nature and as ever the service will be followed by the usual delicious tea.

This is a dementia friendly service.