‘We are the agents of the Creative Spirit in this world. Real advance in the spiritual life means putting on the overalls and getting on with the job.’ – Evelyn Underhill 1875-1941
Roll out the red carpet for our congregation by greeting them when they arrive and serving tea & coffee after the service.
Members of our community lead all the congregational singing in our Sunday Eucharist and often sing a choral piece during Communion.
The music covers a wide range of eras and styles including contemporary classical, classical, Soul, jazz, plainchant and Taizé.
Join volunteer teams who read scripture, lead the prayers of the people, and serve at the Eucharistic table
At our Sunday Breakfast or 3-course FEAST on Monday evenings, we offer hospitality & build relationships with people experiencing homelessness or living on low incomes.
We hold annual elections for ChurchWardens and PCC members.
You can read short bios of all our current representatives on our Who’s Who pages, and watch Deborah’s video here about being a churchwarden
St James’s Church has been at the heart of its community since 1684. We invite you to play your part in securing this historic place for generations to come.