Ogden Baptist Church is a lively evangelical community baptist church situated in Newhey near Milnrow and Rochdale.

We meet weekly for Sunday praise, teaching and Sunday school and also have numerous meetings throughout the week including a Bible Study, prayer meeting, toddlers group and art class.

Our aim is to take the teachings and love of Jesus into the immediate community of Newhey and beyond. All are welcome!

Week at a glance


11am: Family Service and Sunday School

6pm: Praise Night (last Sunday of each month)


10am: Toddlers Club

7.30pm: Prayer Meeting and Bible Study


2pm: Art Class

Our leaders

John Staples

John Staples

John has been part of the Ogden Baptist family since he was born in New Hey. After a short time out during his 20s he rejoined in 1972 and, along with his wife Heather, has been an active member ever since. 

He says:

"My passion is to achieve even greater unity and fellowship amongst members of the church and to take the word of God and the love of Jesus to the community in New Hey."

Favourite Bible Verse:

"But if we walk in the light, as he is in the light, we have fellowship with one another, and the blood of Jesus, his Son, purifies us from all sin."
1 John 1:7

John Alker

John Alker

John and his wife Kathryn joined Ogden Baptist church in 2009.

John says:

"My desire is to see people turn to God and discover his love and purpose for their lives."

Favourite Bible Verse:

"But now he has reconciled you by Christ's physical body through death to present you holy in his sight, without blemish and free from accusation."
Colossians 1:22

Our address

21 Cedar Lane
OL16 4LD

07736 309653

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