The United Benefice of Cogenhoe and Great Houghton  and Little Houghton with Brafield on the Green Home

The present Benefice was created in 1997.  We belong to Peterborough Diocese of the Church of England.

Great Houghton Cogenhoe Brafield Little Houghton

All Church services throughout the Benefice are listed on the Services page.


The weekly news sheet is available online (temporarily unavailable)


Sermons are available online.


Contacting us

You will find our worship leaders on the Who’s Who page.  Churchwardens and PCC members are on the individual church websites.  

Please send information for the website to website@theunitedbenefice.org.uk  We can accept plain text, Word, Open Office, Publisher formats. Please do not send items as PDF.  Photographs should be sent as as separate JPG files rather than being embedded in documents.

A gentle reminder

I can only publish your news and events on the Benefice and church websites if I know about it.  

More information here

Benefice Facebook Group

Join the group to see what is happening in the Benefice via Facebook.

Safeguarding children and vulnerable adults

The Diocese asks all churches to provide a link to their Safeguarding Page for anyone having concerns.or wanting to read the safeguarding policies and procedures.  All the churches in this Benefice  are committed to following government and Church of England guidelines on safeguarding children and vulnerable adults and good working practice, including safer recruitment of volunteers and paid workers.  Our church  safeguarding officers are:

Cogenhoe and Brafield on the Green - Jean Grubb 01604 890120


Great Houghton and Little Houghton - Sarah Arrowsmith 01604 890271


ON LINE SERVICES AND EVENTS

Our Church buildings closed but we are still open!

Sunday Communion

Rev Eddie is celebrating Communion on Sunday mornings
and you can watch it on his YouTube channel here

Download Responses for video communion


Sunday Worship at home Service

Sunday 31 May Pentecost service is here

Sunday 24 May service is here

Sunday 17 May service is here

Sunday 10 May service is here


Sunday Virtual After Service Coffee

Grab your own cup of tea or coffee and click here  to join others for an after service chat at 11:30


Mid-Week Praise Bible and Prayer Service

 Wednesday at 5pm on zoom  click here to join in.


Table Talk

Discussion group led by Rev Irene

Friday at 3pm on zoom  click here to join in.


Discussion Group for Teenagers and young people

Saturday at 11am on zoom  click here to join in.


Sermons, prayers, meditations and reflections

We will publish prayers, meditations and homilies which you may like to read on the
 Sermons page.

Church Mice have news of their sunflowers here.