Entries by Barry

Picnic Blanket Church

Some of you may be aware that we have been unable to have a children’s group or area in the church since re-opening and so on Sunday 13th June, we are going to try ‘Picnic Blanket Church’ outside for the young children and their parents/carers. Starting at 10:30 it will be a short time together […]

Drop In Morning Prayer

We are pleased to announce that St James’ will be reopening the church doors for drop in morning prayer from Sunday 23 May. Please do drop in any time between 9:30am and 12 noon. Covid guidance, track & trace, social distancing and hygiene will be observed, but there will be people to welcome you and […]

Important Notice

The meeting to elect our Churchwardens will be held via Zoom* on Sunday April 25th at 11.00am to be immediately followed by our Annual Parochial Church Meeting (APCM). The notice for the election of our Churchwardens is here. The nomination form for Churchwardens is here. The notice for our Annual Parochial Church Meeting (APCM) is here. The nomination […]

Holy Week & Easter

Due to the pandemic, we are saddened to say that we are unable to gather again this year for Holy Week and Easter. All of the Holy Week reflections and Easter celebration will be online on the St James Church YouTube channel. Treasure Time for our youngsters will also be available online for Good Friday […]

Pain and Suffering, God and the Bible: Where’s the Truth?

A Listening to God Online Morning Saturday 20th February 2021, 9:30 a.m. to 1:00 p.m. How, in the midst of life’s storms, are we to make sense of what the Bible says about God’s goodness and love? Too many ‘solutions’ to the traditional problem of evil require us to accept that suffering isn’t really as […]

Celebrate Christmas with us!

A full list of our Christmas services at St James is available here.  All of the online services will be uploaded to our YouTube channel and links to our online services can also be found here.

A Notice from Vikki

Back in July, the PCC agreed that in mid/late September we would review any feasibility of re-opening the church building under the Government and Church of England guidelines. The PCC virtually met on 16th September and agreed to take the first tentative step of re-opening the building for funerals. This, of course, would be subject […]

Important Notice

The meeting to elect our Churchwardens will be held via Zoom* on Thursday 22 October at 7pm to be immediately followed by our Annual Parochial Church Meeting (APCM). Please click on the links below for all notices and nomination forms: The notice of election of Churchwardens The nomination form for Churchwardens The notice of the […]

Coronavirus Update 27 July

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 […]

Coronavirus Update 25 March

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, […]