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‘Generous Church’ our new Sermon Series has started and will run until February 17th, followed by a Gift Day on February 24th. To see the schedule please click here. Listen to the sermons as they are published here.
Would you like to support St James financially? Click here to view our new webpage, which has full details of ways to give and how we use donations. We are having a Gift Day on Sunday 24th February. Thank you.
All members of St James are reminded that a brand new Electoral Roll for the parish is being prepared between now and 17th March. For full details please see News Sheets, or the Notice displayed in Church, or listen for the Notices read out in the services.
Coming soon:       Lent Meetings – Looking at ‘Words from the Cross’. Starting 17th March, for five weeks.  Click here for details and add to your diaries now.  Organised by Churches Together in Woodley.
MEDITERRANEAN EVENING We will be having a Mediterranean Evening at St James on Saturday 23 March. Food, music, quizzes, games. Book this in your diary NOW!!  Tickets will be on sale in early March.
It’s January and our Eco Church webpage has been updated again. As St James works to reach Bronze Award status as an Eco Church see how we’re doing and what you might do to help us, and become more Eco aware and involved yourself. Click here for our latest suggestions.
St James Church Centre now has a Defibrillator available 24×7 mounted on the wall nearest the car park.  If you need it in an emergency call 999 to obtain the access code. Located at Kingfisher Drive RG5 3LH. Click for more details.
We now record the sermons from many of our 1030 Morning Worship services. You can listen online or download for offline listening later, or catch up on any you may have missed. See ‘Sermons’ on the top menu or click here.
Do you shop online? If so St James Church Centre could benefit from small donations by the retailer every time you shop, by you signing up to the easyfundraising scheme. It costs you nothing. For details please click here.

On Sundays, we have 2 services each week 9 am and 10.30 am. Then on the second Sunday of the month at 4 pm, we have Messy Church.  During the week we also run a Holy Communion service which is on the second Wednesday of the month at 10 am. We look forward to welcoming you at one of these services and getting to know you. Looking for our news sheets? You can find them here

St James 2020 Vision is to be a growing people of all ages that: 1. Are rooted in prayer and growing in our faith in Jesus Christ 2. Are growing as confident disciples, and are willing and able to make disciples of others 3. Are committed to nurturing and investing in children and young people 4. Are growing in our understanding of and open to being empowered by the Holy Spirit to build up the church of God 5. Reach out into our community to be and to share the good news of Jesus Christ both inside and beyond the church walls, and across Woodley in partnership with others 6. Are listening, generous, and committed to quality in all that we do.