Government guidance has been revised to allow certain activities to take place in church buildings in limited and socially distanced ways. Having considered the guidelines in detail, the leadership team here at St James Church have taken the decision, supported by the Bishop of Coventry, that St James should remain closed for public worship for […]
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The Church continues to be alive and active, but sadly our buildings must close. We are seeing a huge increase in the number of people falling sick with COVID-19. We must distance ourselves from one another and prevent the spread of infection in order to save lives. Therefore, as well as public worship being suspended, […]
All public services at St James are on hold until further notice. However, the church building will still be open for prayer every week on Thursdays from 10am to 11am and on Sundays from 10am to 12 noon. The church will also be open from 8pm to 9pm on Friday 20th March as part of […]
In light of the current advice, the decision has been made to cancel all Jolly J’s meetings on Monday mornings until further notice.
Given the Government’s ongoing directives, we will continue to gather while we can; The Communion Cup will be suspended for the time being as will sharing the peace; Services may be cancelled in the future so please refer to this website for up-to-date information (or the church Facebook page).
It is with regret that we have made the decision to cancel Massive Messy Church next Saturday in Southam because of Covid-19. Although it probably wouldn’t be considered a “mass gathering”, it is unfair to put vulnerable people at risk – both our team and families. Our next Massive Messy Church will be on Saturday […]
To mark the beginning of Lent, as we approach Easter, a service will take place on Ash Wednesday, 26 February 2020, at 7pm at St. James Church. An opportunity to provide space and time, out of our usual hectic lives, to reflect and pray. All are welcome to attend.
Students from Southam College are hosting a Community Christmas Event at St James Church. Join us at 1.30pm for refreshments and chat. The performance will start at 2pm and will include Christmas music, readings and carols for all. All are invited to support the students. No tickets required.
When Christmas Hurts Everything in our culture tells us that Christmas is a joyful season: friends, family, food, and gifts all encourage us to celebrate Christmas. But for many, Christmas can be a painful reminder of life’s difficulties. At St James’ church, we want to recognise that sometimes life is hard, particularly at Christmas, so, through December, we […]
Stalls will include Books, Bottle Tombola, Bric-a-brac, Cakes and Preserves, Chocolate Tombola, Christmas Raffle, Refreshments, Toys and a Growing Greener stall. Do come along to browse the various stalls and have a chat with friends whilst enjoying a cup of tea or coffee and cake…