We are a lively and loving family church, built for and supported by our local community, and now celebrating 50 years. Our aim is to teach Jesus and encourage people to grow in faith through contemporary worship and learning the Bible together. Please browse our website for more information, or come and visit us at 9am and 10:30am each Sunday.
We look forward to welcoming you!
– Laurence (Vicar)
Visit our 50th Anniversary page for details of our celebrations.
Latest News – March 2020
Well done St James. We have been awarded an Eco Church bronze award in recognition of our progress in reducing the impact of the church and church members on the environment. Next stop – silver.
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
St James 2020 Vision is to be a growing people of all ages that:
- Are rooted in prayer and growing in our faith in Jesus Christ.
- Are growing as confident disciples, and are willing and able to make disciples of others.
- Are committed to nurturing and investing in children and young people.
- Are growing in our understanding of and open to being empowered by the Holy Spirit to build up the church of God.
- 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.
- Are listening, generous, and committed to quality in all that we do.
Our Parish is committed to the care and nurture of everyone, of all ages, whether children, young people, or adults. The Parish Safeguarding Policy can be seen here. Further information and contact details are on our Safeguarding page.