CNB Parishes

Worshipping God, Making Disciples, Transforming Communities

Welcome to the website of the CNB parishes

St Mary's, Clifton
The Good Shepherd, Newton
Christ Church,  Brownsover 



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Church services coming up


Find out about baptism,
weddings or  funerals here.............


What's available for


 Under 18's

 Families and Tots

A welcome from our Ministers.......

 Tim Davis
01788 573696

Jane Gaffney
01788 819891

 Tim Davis

 Jane Gaffney



To read some exciting stories from our members of how God has answered prayer and impacted lives today please look here...  


Prayer and Bible Study

Prayer  - every Wednesday 12 noon, including communion on 2nd Wednesday of the month

St Mary's Clifton

Bible Study - first Wednesday of the month (except August)  2-3.30 pm. 

(Check events diary as week can change)

Good Shepherd Newton

Prayer/Bible Study -  every Wednesday:                                                1st Wednesday of month prayer 7.30 pm remaining Wednesdays food at 7 pm followed by bible study at 7.30 pm

Christ Church Brownsover

Food Bank

Every Friday 1.30pm to 3.30pm 

Christ Church Brownsover


Job Club

Brownsover Buddy Club

Every Wednesday and Thursday
9.30am to 12.30pm
Children's Centre
Wetherall Way
email -


Teddy Bears

Toddler Group

Every term time Wednesday

9 am to 10.45 am   

Christ Church Brownsover

Brownsover Brew

Drop-in cafe

Every Tuesday

1-5 pm

Christ Church Brownsover


Messy Church

Third Saturday of the month

Date may vary during holidays - check diary

2-4 pm

Christ Church Brownsover

Please use this form for any queries
- we will get back to you.

Special Events & Notices


Our churches are participating in growing healthy churches.

For more information follow the link

For Open Doors prayer resources follow the link

For Christian Aid prayer diary follow the link

Hints on praying for others can be found here

Christ Church’s 

Messy Birthday and 

History Event 

Sunday 23rd September 

10.30am - 3pm 

             A messy church service followed                     by lunch and our history event with Archdeacon Sue Field

Benefice Praise

St Michael's Brownsover 

Sunday 30th September 10 am

         There will be no other morning services             in the benefice 

Harvest Service

Sunday 30th September 3pm

                               St Mary's                                           outside the church if weather permits                                        followed by refreshments                                 It will also be an opportunity                            to say goodbye to Tim before              he moves to Dunstable