Baptist Church

High Street
Long Crendon
HP18 9AF

Phone: 01844 201335

Pastors: Neil Turton, Mark Herbert, Colin Wells

Administrator: Helen Walker

Contact Church office: 01844 201335

For full details on all activities go to

Sunday services:

Morning Worship with SClub (children's activities) and crèche: 10.30am

Evening Worship at LCBC: 6.30pm.

Regular term-time activities for youth and children:

Toybox - free baby and toddler group, Mondays 10.00 - 11.30am, and Boybox for Dads and toddlers, occasional Saturday mornings

Adventurers - activity group for children in years 2-6, Wednesdays 6.15 - 7.30pm.

Impact - discussion group for years 7 - 10, Tuesdays 7.00 - 9.00pm.

Rare:r - Bible study and social group for years 11 - 13, Mondays 7.30 - 9.00pm.

Friday@7 - a relaxing end to the week for years 7 - 10 with games, music, crafts etc. Fridays from 7.00 - 9.00pm

Regular activities:

Central and Prayer Meeting on the first Tuesday in the month.

Home Groups on alternate Thursday evenings.

Connect - a women’s group that meets weekly for coffee, Bible study, discussion and prayer - crèche provided. Tuesdays 10.00 - 11.30am.

Contact - a fortnightly Wednesday aftwernoon meeting for the over 55s with monthly lunch.

Spectrum - monthly art group, meets Wednesdays 9.30am - 1.00pm, plus monthly Startup Spectrum for beginners

Community Table Tennis - weekly, adults, Mondays 2.00pm.

Scrabble - first Monday in the month, 2.00pm

Men’s and Women’s Breakfasts - a regular programme with visiting speakers. Saturday mornings.

Meadowcroft - LCBC is responsible once a month for taking the service at Meadowcroft residential care home in Thame on a Sunday afternoon.

Special events:

Annual Holiday Club for primary aged children during the Easter holidays.

Holiday at Home - for those aged 55+, last week in May.

Christianity Explored - discussion course for those wanting to investigate the claims of Christianity, and Discipleship Groups for new Christians.

Long Crendon Bellringers

St Mary's Parish Church

Long Crendon

Phone: 01844 208948

Long Crendon Bell ringers are a group of about 12 individuals who ring the church bells at St Mary's Parish Church for services, weddings, practice night, and any special occasions which may occur. We ring for service on Sundays from 10.00am to 10.30am, and practice on Thursday evenings from 7.30pm until 9.00pm.

Our Lady of Light

The Presbytery
Chearsley Road
Long Crendon
HP18 9B

Parish Priest:
Father Leszek Wisniewski

Parish Administrator
Mr Sean Butler tel. 208646

St. Mary's Church

84a High Street
Long Crendon
HP18 9AL

Phone: 01844 201424

Rev John Wynburne
01844 201424


John the Vicar arrived in Long Crendon in May 2009. He is also Vicar of Chearsley and Nether Winchendon in a United Benefice.

Assistant Clergy
Rev Ray Copping 298509

We warmly welcome you to any of our services which take place every Sunday at 8.00am and 10.30am. The first service is always 1662 said Holy Communion. The second service alternates between a Sung Eucharist (2nd and 4th Sundays)and a more informal Service of the Word. (Ist and 3rd Sundays) especially suitable for families and children. On the 5th Sunday there is a United Service which may be in any of the 3 benefice Churches at 10.00am.

Other special services take place (such as Taize and Contemplative/Healing Services) and are advertised separately.

House Groups: Small discussion groups meet together. If you are interested, please contact: Tessa Prodger 01844 201667

Social Events
In the course of the year we organize a series of social events, often run by 'The Friends of St. Marys. These include musical concerts; a Safari Supper; Pancake Supper; Quizes; Autumn Bazaar; Harvest Supper; Barn Dance. All are invited and warmly welcome. Dates are advertised locally.

Church Warden:
Gay Edwards
01844 201073

Church Wardens:
Lindsey Kennedy
Tel: 01844 290602
Gay Edwards
Tel: 01844 201073

Hon. Treasurer:
Chris Munday

PEBBLES/ROCKS for 4-7 / 8-11 years old:
Mrs Ros Hawkes 01844 201319