Please note that recordings of any of the meetings listed on this website are available in either MP3 or Audio format as CDs to purchase at the meetings for £3.00 each.


Subject: "How Should a Christian View Psychotherapy or Psychological Counselling?"

Dr E S Williams

Friday, 12th October 2018 at 8:00pm

Dr ES Williams is a former Director of Public Health for Croydon Health Authority.  His background is in clinical medicine, having practised as a GP in South Africa for 10 years before specialising in public health in the UK.  His special interest is in epidemiology —the study of disease at a population level.  He is the author of many books on Christian apologetics, dealing with the issues of marriage, divorce, cohabitation, sex education and psychology.  He books include: The Great Divorce Controversy (2000), Lessons in Depravity (2003), What is going on in Christian Crisis Pregnancy Counselling? (2005), The Outrage of Amoral Sex Education (2006), The Dark Side of Christian Counselling (2009), Christ of Therapy? (2010), Seductive Theories of Marriage Education (2013), and Christian Hedonism: a biblical examination of John Piper’s teaching (2017).
Dr Williams is married to Eileen; they have five children and ten grandchildren.  He and Eileen are members of the Metropolitan Tabernacle in London.



Subject: "Days in Scripture - The Various Days Identified in the Prophetic Calendar."

Tim Palmer

Saturday, 17th November 2018 at 7:30pm

Tim is a missionary with Ethnos360 founded in 1942 in the USA as New Tribes Mission. For 18 years Tim has lived in the UK. He teaches at North Cotes College at NTM UK. Ethnos360 is a Christian organisation whose aim is to take the message of the Bible to remote people groups of the world. To do this it is necessary to learn (mostly unwritten) languages, produce an alphabet and translate the Bible with the end goal of teaching the people and seeing independent churches established within these groups.



Subject: "The Parables of the Kingdom."

Derek Walker

Saturday, 19th January 2019 from 1:30-5.00pm

PLEASE NOTE: This will be a 2-session teaching with a break in-between the sessions to include coffee, tea, homemade cakes etc.

Pastor Derek Walker put down his roots in Oxford after coming here to study Mathematics at St Catherine's College, Oxford University. In his first term he heard the Gospel and became a Christian and his life was turned around. Soon after he began to be aware of a strong call to study God's Word and to stay in Oxford. After University he taught Maths in St Edward's School and then became Head of Maths at Cherwell Tutors. Derek has a passion to study and teach God's Word in detail and has written a dozen books. Derek has a special interest in Bible Prophecy and Chronology and has led a number of tour groups to Israel, helping to bring the Bible to life for many people. Derek is constantly amazed at the power and perfection of Scripture and desires to share his knowledge and love of God's Word, because he knows that is the key to knowing God and enjoying His abundant life. 



Subject: "Seeing Shadows - A Study on the Tabernacle."

Kevin Cowdrey

Saturday, 9th February 2019 from 1:30-5.00pm

PLEASE NOTE: This will be a 2-session teaching with a break in-between the sessions to include coffee, tea, homemade cakes etc.

Kevin grew up in Northern Ireland, where as a young man he got caught up with loyalist paramilitaries. The turning point in Kevin’s life came when he met Jesus and got saved in 2007, going on to study at the Theological College of North Staffordshire. Kevin was ordained in 2016 and the same year took up the Pastorate of Calvary Baptist Church, in Spalding Lincolnshire. Kevin’s passion is to expound the word of God clearly and carefully, to reach all ages. Kevin is married to Clare and they have two young children. 

Venue: Cumnor Old School, High Street, Cumnor, Oxford OX2 9PE

(Parking and access to the rear of the building. From the front, you will see the Post Office.)