St James Church, Westhead

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St. James' is a friendly, welcoming, church. We have great links with the primary school in the village and we strive to be a key part of our local community. 

 

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Church Warden - Stephen Magee
2 Moss View, Spa Lane
Lathom
Ormskirk
L40 6JG
07929512847 (Rev. John Sephton) or 07976799826 (Church Warden - Stephen Magee)

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Venture
Venture a group for children from school year 3 to 9 - Bible study, discussion and fun!
Every Wednesday at 6:30 PM until Wednesday 13th December 2017 for 1 hour
 
Cameo in the Village Hall
CAMEO - Come And Meet Each Other - a chance to meet in an informal atmosphere for a 'Cuppa and Cake', with occasional speakers. NB In the Village Hall
Every first Wednesday at 1:00 PM for 2 hours
Family Friendly Refreshments
 
LIFE Group
Living In Faith Everyday Towards God, Us & Others Through Welcome, Worship, Word and Witness growing in faith, fellowship and service, regularly on Tuesdays at The Studio, Spa Lane.
Every Tuesday at 7:00 PM
Refreshments
 
Jaffa @ St. James
Every first second third and fifth Sunday at 10:15 AM
Ends Sunday 10th December 2017.
Resumes Sunday 7th January 2018
for 1½ hours
Family Friendly Sunday School
 
Advent Celebration Open Church
The church will be open from 10am to 3pm. Come along to bring your Christmas gifts for needy children in the area and then: ~ see the decorated church, with trees supplied by local groups and businesses ~ enjoy light refreshments, hot lunches ~ browse the deli-stall ~ stock up at the Fairtrade stall
Saturday 9th December 2017 at 10:00 AM
Family Friendly Refreshments Mince Pies
 
Advent Celebration
A celebratory service led by Westhead Lathom St James Primary School. Gifts for children will be collected and distributed to needy family in the area.
Sunday 10th December 2017 at 10:30 AM for 1 hour
Family Friendly Creche Refreshments Mince Pies
 
Carol Service
Sunday 17th December 2017 at 4:00 PM for 1 hour
Family Friendly Christmas Carols Mulled Wine Mince Pies
 
Christingle
An informal Christingle service in Westhead Village Hall.
Sunday 24th December 2017 at 2:00 PM for 1 hour
Family Friendly Refreshments
 
Christmas Communion
Sunday 24th December 2017 at 11:00 PM for 1 hour
Common Worship
 
Christmas Day Family Communion
Monday 25th December 2017 at 9:30 AM for 1 hour
Family Friendly Creche Common Worship
 
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Sunday

BCP Holy Communion
Every first and fifth Sunday at 9:00 AM for 1 hour
Book of Common Prayer
CW Morning Prayer (said)
Every second Sunday at 9:00 AM for 1 hour
CW Holy Communion (said)
Every third Sunday at 9:00 AM for 1 hour
Common Worship
CW Morning Prayer (said)
Every fourth Sunday at 9:00 AM for 1 hour
Common Worship
Jaffa @ St. James
Every first second third and fifth Sunday at 10:15 AM for 1½ hours
Ends Sunday 10th December 2017.
Resumes Sunday 7th January 2018
Family Friendly Sunday School
CW Holy Communion
Every first and fifth Sunday at 10:30 AM for 1½ hours
Ends Sunday 24th December 2017.
Resumes Sunday 7th January 2018
Family Friendly Creche Sunday School Refreshments Common Worship
Praise and Worship
A lighter, more informal version of Morning Prayer - more sung worship and less liturgy.
Every second Sunday at 10:30 AM for 1 hour
Family Friendly Creche Sunday School Refreshments Common Worship
CW Service of the Word
Every third Sunday at 10:30 AM for 1 hour
Ends Sunday 10th December 2017.
Resumes Sunday 7th January 2018
Family Friendly Creche Sunday School Refreshments Common Worship
Community Praise 2
This is an informal time of praise and worship for the whole family, friends and neighbours, generally café style.
Every fourth Sunday at 10:30 AM for 1 hour
Ends Sunday 17th December 2017.
Resumes Sunday 7th January 2018
Family Friendly Refreshments Common Worship
Quiet Prayer and Meditation
An informal time of prayer and meditation. The event alternates between St. James' Westhead and Christ Church Newburgh. (odd months, e.g. January in Westhead and even months in Newburgh.)
Every first Sunday at 6:30 PM for ¾ hour
Informal Praise and Prayer
An informal time of prayer and listening to God for St. James Church and Westhead Village
Every second third fourth and fifth Sunday at 6:30 PM for 1 hour
Ends Sunday 10th December 2017.
Resumes Sunday 7th January 2018

Tuesday

LIFE Group
Living In Faith Everyday Towards God, Us & Others Through Welcome, Worship, Word and Witness growing in faith, fellowship and service, regularly on Tuesdays at The Studio, Spa Lane.
Every Tuesday at 7:00 PM
Refreshments

Wednesday

Cameo in the Village Hall
CAMEO - Come And Meet Each Other - a chance to meet in an informal atmosphere for a 'Cuppa and Cake', with occasional speakers. NB In the Village Hall
Every first Wednesday at 1:00 PM for 2 hours
Family Friendly Refreshments
Venture
Venture a group for children from school year 3 to 9 - Bible study, discussion and fun!
Every Wednesday at 6:30 PM for 1 hour
until Wednesday 13th December 2017

Saturday

Coffee and Chat in Church
Every Saturday at 10:00 AM for 2 hours
Family Friendly Refreshments
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Advent Celebration Open Church
The church will be open from 10am to 3pm. Come along to bring your Christmas gifts for needy children in the area and then: ~ see the decorated church, with trees supplied by local groups and businesses ~ enjoy light refreshments, hot lunches ~ browse the deli-stall ~ stock up at the Fairtrade stall
Saturday 9th December 2017 at 10:00 AM
Family Friendly Refreshments Mince Pies
Advent Celebration
A celebratory service led by Westhead Lathom St James Primary School. Gifts for children will be collected and distributed to needy family in the area.
Sunday 10th December 2017 at 10:30 AM for 1 hour
Family Friendly Creche Refreshments Mince Pies
Carol Service
Sunday 17th December 2017 at 4:00 PM for 1 hour
Family Friendly Christmas Carols Mulled Wine Mince Pies
Christingle
An informal Christingle service in Westhead Village Hall.
Sunday 24th December 2017 at 2:00 PM for 1 hour
Family Friendly Refreshments
Christmas Communion
Sunday 24th December 2017 at 11:00 PM for 1 hour
Common Worship
Christmas Day Family Communion
Monday 25th December 2017 at 9:30 AM for 1 hour
Family Friendly Creche Common Worship
CW Holy Communion (New Year Eve)
Sunday 31st December 2017 at 9:30 AM for 1 hour
Common Worship

Features

Toilets

Wheelchair accessible toilets
Stained Glass
Organ

Alpha, Christianity Explored, LIFE Groups

Foodbank or foodbank collection point
Other information
A Church Near You ID (venue number): 15231
Style of worship: Open Evangelical
Archdeaconry: Wigan and West Lancashire (224)
Deanery: Ormskirk (22401)
Parish Legal Name: St. James Westhead (220152 )
CofE Church Info: (622152 22/152)
Short URL: acny.uk/15231/
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The current editor is: Stephen Magee

This page was last updated on Sunday 22nd October 2017
 
 
 
St James Church : Vicarage Lane, Westhead, Lancashire, L40 6HQ

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