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 from Wednesday 27th September 2017 until Wednesday 13th December 2017
Ends Tuesday 31st October 2017.
Resumes Thursday 2nd November 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 until Friday 22nd December 2017
Ends Monday 30th October 2017.
Resumes Friday 3rd November 2017
for 1½ hours
Family Friendly Sunday School
 
Harvest Festival
This service will be led by the School to be followed by a parish lunch.
Sunday 8th October 2017 at 10:30 AM for 1 hour
Family Friendly Creche Sunday School Refreshments Common Worship
 
Service of Remembrance and Hope
All the families of those for whom funerals have been held at Westhead during the last couple of years are specifically invited to attend this special service of remembrance and hope. Of course, all are welcome to attend. If you have a relative, friend or neighbour who you feel may find this service helpful, please do invite them along (and preferably accompany them!)
Sunday 29th October 2017 at 3:30 PM for 1 hour
 
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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
until Friday 22nd December 2017
Ends Monday 30th October 2017.
Resumes Friday 3rd November 2017
Family Friendly Sunday School
CW Holy Communion
Every first and fifth Sunday at 10:30 AM for 1½ hours
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
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
from Sunday 24th September 2017
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

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
from Wednesday 27th September 2017 until Wednesday 13th December 2017
Ends Tuesday 31st October 2017.
Resumes Thursday 2nd November 2017

Saturday

Coffee and Chat in Church
Every Saturday at 10:00 AM for 2 hours
Family Friendly Refreshments
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Harvest Festival
This service will be led by the School to be followed by a parish lunch.
Sunday 8th October 2017 at 10:30 AM for 1 hour
Family Friendly Creche Sunday School Refreshments Common Worship
Service of Remembrance and Hope
All the families of those for whom funerals have been held at Westhead during the last couple of years are specifically invited to attend this special service of remembrance and hope. Of course, all are welcome to attend. If you have a relative, friend or neighbour who you feel may find this service helpful, please do invite them along (and preferably accompany them!)
Sunday 29th October 2017 at 3:30 PM for 1 hour

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 Thursday 14th September 2017
 
 
 
St James Church : Vicarage Lane, Westhead, Lancashire, L40 6HQ

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