On this page you can find out about church meetings, cafe church and courses where you can explore the Christian faith. 


Exploring Faith


Alpha Courses:

Tadley: 19 October from 7pm.

For more information please contact Steve McKay on 0118 9814247 or email or


Life Explored

Basingstoke Community Churches: Join us at Life Explored as we look at where we can find happiness and fulfilment in the greatest gift ever given. 

1st November - 31st December 2017 -> a 7 week course, every Wednesday from 7.30 - 9pm. 

Starbucks, Festival Place, Upper Floor, Basingstoke

Christianity Explored

St Mary's Church, Basingstoke: this is an opportunity to find out more about God, Jesus and Christianity. The course will run on an evening over supper. To attend, you do not need to know anything about the Bible, you won't be asked to read aloud, pray or sing, and you may ask any questions you want.  Our next course will start in the Autumn on 5th October.


Cafe Church

Cafe Church meetings are hosted at:

Life Church Hook - occasional Sunday Evening with coffee, cake, quizzes, live music and short talk. 

Tadley URCA cafe style service is held approximately every 8 weeks, at our normal Sunday service time of 10.30. A more informal and very family friendly atmosphere with free Continental style breakfast. Contact via


Breakfast Meetings

Men's Breakfast

Tadley Main Road Methodist Church -> Full English breakfast and speaker from a charity or Christian organisation. 10am start on last Saturday each month, except August and December. All men welcome. Contact: Mike Kimber 0777 4543315


Women's Breakfast




oASIS : Life Church, Hook 

"Serenity Amid Chaos"  Oasis provides an opportunity to meet together for friendship, support and bible study on alternate Wednesday mornings during term time from 10.30 am until 12 noon.

Focus: St Mary's Church, Basingstoke

An all age group for women, meeting fortnightly for bible study followed by tea and cake

Men's Reading Groups: st MAry's Church, Basingstoke

There are two Mens' Reading Groups that run during the term. One is on a Monday evening at 7.45pm at a home. The second takes place at St Mary's in the Annexe, on a Saturday morning at 8.45am.

Connect: St MAry's Church, Basingstoke

If you're 18–25 then you'll find yourself at home at CONNECT. We meet every other Wednesday for a meal and Bible study and also for a short time after the evening service every second Sunday with food provided.


Messy Church

To find out about messy church take a look at our Family and Relationships page. 

church meetings

To find out about your nearest churches and the meetings they hold please take a look at our map of churches.