Upcoming Events

Come Closer has various things happening through the year. We have monthly Meetings as well as periodic bible studies called ‘study it closer’, which are based in Milton Keynes. We also have a book club called ‘Read it Closer’ that regardless of location, anyone can join us for. See more information below:

come-closer-logo Monthly Meetings:

Friday 10th May evening @ 7:45pm – Emma Beaney, Birgitte Grace & Deborah Gregg

Friday 14th June @ 7:45pm – Rebekah Taylor will be sharing

Saturday July 6th : Special Morning Come Closer with guest speaker Cathy Madavan @ 9:45am – Click here for tickets


This is your invitation to join us for a Come Closer morning special on Saturday 6th July 2019! We are thrilled to announce that Cathy Madavan will be joining us to speak into your life.

Tickets are £5. This is a ticketed event, so please book your place via Ticket Lab using the link on this event. Click here for tickets.

Our heart is that you will take the time to invest in yourself and come along. We are fully expectant that our God will do what only He can do, in and through your life.

A LITTLE ABOUT CATHY MADAVAN – Cathy is a popular speaker, presenter and writer. She loves to encourage and equip others to live confident, fulfilling lives of purpose. She is part of the leadership team of Spring Harvest festival, writes regularly for Liberti magazine, CWR and Bible Reading Fellowship.  Cathy has published books, including ‘Digging for Diamonds’ and ‘Living on Purpose – 30 days in the book of James’. She lives on the South Coast with her  husband Mark and they have two teenage girls. We know you are going to love hearing what Cathy will share!

The morning includes: Refreshments, morning pastries and nibbles.
Come along at 9:45am for a 10am start, finishing approx. 12:45pm

We so want you to join us! We’re planning  and preparing for a morning with you in mind. One that will touch your heart, encourage, equip and inspire you.

So, allow us to lovingly challenge you to be intentional, and set aside the morning. Come, just as you are. Allow us to serve you, love on you, encourage you, and meet some new friends!
Go on, be brave! Bring a friend and book now!
Love all your Come Closer Team

If you require more information please contact:
Emma Beaney: 07715 382958 – emma@comecloser.org
Rebekah Taylor: 07967 227759 – rebekah@comecloser.org

Note: The Faith Treasury shop will be displaying their creative gifts and bible art supplies with 10% discount.

We meet at World Vision House, Opal Drive, Fox Milne, Milton Keynes, MK15 0ZR, at 7:45pm.


readitcloser Read it closer Book Club

Last term we launched the Read It Closer Book Club reading the ‘Digging for Diamonds’ by Cathy Madavan.

This term we are reading ‘Unexpected’ by Christine Caine.

You can always email us for more details at email emma@comecloser.org 

Please note this Book Club doesn’t replace the Come Closer Bible study, it’s just another layer for those who are interested. Feel free to join us!


studyitcloserStudy it Closer Bible Study

At Come Closer we completed the Bible Study by Beth Moore, Priscilla Shirer and Kay Arthur called ‘Anointed, Transformed, Redeemed’ based on the life of David.

We’ll be doing another bible study shortly, and will update you with more details.




A taster of previous sessions and speakers:

Speaker Kelly Minter – Tuesday was a great evening! Gathering together with amazing women across the city and beyond! Kelly truly blessed us! We worshiped together and then leaned in to hear what she had to say. She encouraged and challenged us in that reaching out to the poor, lost and least: always leads us to the end of ourselves, but then ultimately to Jesus; reminds us of where we have come from (the grace, power and wonder of salvation); and it is a common entry into God’s story!

Speaker – Rebekah Taylor – Rebekah spoke about the power fear can have over our lives. Read Rebekah’s blog here!

Speaker Birgitte Grace – This was a powerful message where Birgitte broke down the complex subject of the soul into bite sized chunks with brilliant visuals. Thank you Birgitte! We will never forget the bald hedgehog!

Speaker Emma Beaney shared some thoughts with us! “Be encouraged. God is so good, and wants you to come so much closer to Him. To rest in Him, to lean into Him. Let me encourage you to ‘pause’ and take steps over these coming weeks to give him the much needed ‘space’ in your life. I pray you will know His presence, His peace, His life and His altogether loveliness. He is faithful and His love endures forever. Love Emma “

Speaker: Cally Magalhães – We were incredibly privileged and excited to have had Cally Magalhães speak at Come Closer. Cally is an absolute inspiration who runs the Eagle Project –  working on the streets and in the prisons of São Paulo – Brazil. The Eagle Project does amazing work, helping each individual rebuild a hope filled future.

‘MY STORY’ Evenings – These are evening where everyday women share something from their life stories. If you have been to a ‘My Story’ evening before at Come Closer, you’ll know this is not to be missed.


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