All Souls Day

Light a candle for those we love who have died ~ Come to St James Church – 7 pm Thursday 2 November All are welcome to this quiet and reflective service

Food for Thought?

On October 20th, we welcomed Boroughbridge Primary School to St James’ Church for their Harvest Festival Service. All the year groups had wonderful things to share – poems, artwork, songs and model farms. some had made bread, and we looked at how bread is made in the service. Then we shared some! Year 6, the … [Read more…]

Bible readings for November 2017

2 November All Souls Lamentations 3:17-26 and 31-33; and John 6:37-40   5 November – 4 before Advent or All Saints Psalm 43 and Matthew 24:1-14 or for All Saints: 1 John 3:1-3 and Matthew 5:1-12   12 November – Remembrance 1 Thessalonians 4:13-18 and Matthew 25:1-13 or as printed on service sheet   19 … [Read more…]

Arrangements for Remembrance this year

The Royal British Legion hold their annual coffee morning in St James’ Church on Saturday 4th Nov 10am til 12 noon. There is a rehearsal for members of 6 Regt RLC in church on Monday 6th Nov at 2 pm On Armistice Day, there will be an observance of the two minutes silence at 11 … [Read more…]

Help Wanted

It has been agreed that the United Parochial Church Council will employ someone to do parish administration work for 4 hours per week. They will be based at the Parish Office in Hall Square, which would enable the office to be open for three mornings per week instead of one. The UPCC have had guidance … [Read more…]