Abingdon Deanery


Events In and Around the Deanery


Details of events in and around the Deanery are posted when notified.

Please contact Deanery Secretary if you wish to add an event to this page.



New Housing and our growing/changing communities, Kennington:
2nd November 2019

How churches can best prepare to serve and welcome new people in context of new housing and our changing/growing communities.
This event will incorporate ideas, vision, examples and experience, and there will be opportunities to work together in various local groups and with ecumenical partners.

All are welcome, whether you have got questions, are simply curious or passionate about this growing challenge for the mission and ministry of the church. 

Date: Saturday 2nd November 2019 from 10am to 3pm (bring own lunch)
Venue: St. Swithun's Church, The Avenue, Kennington, OX1 5PL
Speaker: Ali Boulton (Churches' New Housing Network)

To book and for further details, see flyer.


Personal Development Plans Mentor Training, Wootton: 23rd November 2019

Following on from the PDP presentation at 7th November 2019 Deanery Synod meeting (part of the Diocesan Common Vision), the Abingdon Deanery is offering Personal Development Plans Mentor training:
Date: 23rd November 2019
Time: 09:30 to 12:00

Venue: Wootton and Dry Sandford Community Centre, Lamborough Hill, Wootton, Abingdon, OX13 6DA
Presented by: Revd. David Heywood (Deputy Director of Mission, Oxf. Dioc.)

For full details see flyer.

Book for DPD Mentor training with Deanery Secretary


Messy Church within Abingdon Deanery

For details of where/when Messy Church events are held within the Deanery, please see details on the 'Parish Networking - Shared Practice' page.