Special Events

On this page you will find details of special events that are being organised or supported by St James' Church

Special Events

Special Lives

Join us for a service of carols, readings and poems remembering with thanks and Christian hope those we have loved and no longer see. Sunday 10th December 4pm

Advent Carol Service

A beautiful candle-lit service of readings and prayers . Sunday 3rd December at 6.30pm.

Our HOPE Committee organises events and collections to raise funds for our chosen charities. Details of those events will be found here. For more information about the work of HOPE and upcoming events click here

Away in a Manger

On Saturday 2nd December, the church will be filled with a wonderful display of Nativity scenes from across the world.  There will be over 30 scenes in many wonderful shapes and sizes. Entry is free and there will be refreshments available in the hall.  Ems petting farm will have animals, including a donkey and sheep, in the church grounds from 10.30am to 12.30am that day.  

Encircling with Care

Join us Thursday 4th , 11th and 18th January 2024 6-7pm here at St James' Church, for an opportunity to consider the spiritual care of those we are supporting through difficult times and how to care for ourselves as we care for others.  Each one hour session will begin and end in prayer, include a short bible study plus the opportunity for sharing in discussion and exploring care from a Christian perspective.  For more information please email carolkiddannachaplain@gmail.com

Tree Trail

Throughout the year we organise Tree Trails in the church grounds with a monthly theme. Young and old are welcome to enjoy the reflections and activities at the Welcome, Faith, Thank You, Praise and Worry Trees. 

'Love Your Church'

Tuesday morning group 10.30am – 11.30am in the church hall.  All welcome. 
Thursday Evening Course 6pm to 7pm in the church hall running on these dates: 12th October; 26th October; 9th November; 23rd November; 7th December.  All welcome.  This course looks at what it means to be part of the church and explores various themes and Bible passages.
For more details please contact stjamesvicar@gmail.com