St John the Baptist, Cookham Dean

Encounter God through warm hospitality and inspired worship

Study and Insight




We run study courses for a wide range of people, from those starting off on their journey of faith to those who want a deeper insight into the Christian faith and personal development of knowledge and understanding. Regular features are our Lent courses and Autumn bible study course.

Details of all these are publicised in Pew News and the Parish Magazine.

Our Licensed Lay Minister Richard Simmonds is running a course sttarting in October.

Nurturing our Roots

Six weekly meetings looking at the basis of our faith

Why be a Christian?

Why believe in God?

What’s the Holy Spirit all about?

And your question……..?

Sessions will be held on Tuesday evenings from

9th October to 13th November

7.30 – 9.30 p.m.

in the Parish Centre, at Holy Trinity, Cookham

(parking available)

Coffee / tea, discussion and your questions answered

Why not add your name to the lists at

St. John the Baptist, Cookham Dean and Holy Trinity, Cookham?

Further information from:

Richard Simmonds                               01628 483269

We also run courses for those seeking baptism and confirmation.

We also organise pilgrimages to both local and more distant destinations. Trips have been organised to Rome & Assisi, Wales, West Country, Walsingham, the passion play at Oberammegau held every 10 years, the Holy Land, and in 2017 to Malta. See Photo Gallery here.

We are planning a Pilgrimage to Northumbria in 2019 - click here for details.

We are planning a trip to the Oberammergau Passion Play 2020 - click here for details.