St James Church, Lower Darwen

Hello. Hope you are well.

We meet every Sunday at 10am for our Sunday Service.  There are lots of other activities on throughout the week for all ages.  We hope you will be able to find a home at St James to explore faith, make new friends and live life to the full.

Rev Rebecca Roberts is our Vicar, and is supported by a wonderful team who help make things happen here.  

Come along! You will receive a very warm welcome.

The parish of Lower Darwen: St James is committed to the safeguarding of children, young people and adults. We follow the House of Bishops guidance and policies and have our own Parish Safeguarding Officer(s), PSOs. The Diocese of Blackburn’s safeguarding pages contain vital links and information including contacts for the Diocesan Safeguarding Advisor (DSA) who advise our PSOs. If you are concerned that a child or adult has been harmed or may be at risk of harm please contact the DSA. If you have immediate concerns about the safety of someone, please contact the police and your local authority Children or Adults Services.

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St James Church
Stopes Brow
Lower Darwen


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Sunday Worship

Every Sunday at for 1 hour
St James Church, Lower Darwen
Stopes Brow Lower Darwen, BB3 0QP, GB

Our main service takes place at 10am each Sunday morning. Services include contemporary music, prayers, a Bible reading and a talk. There's always a warm welcome and refreshments are served after the service.

On the 1st and 3rd Sundays of the month the service is Holy Communion, and children have their own activities in a group.
On the 2nd and 4th Sundays of the months the service is All Age. Everyone stays in church together and we learn from each other.
When there is a 5th Sunday in the month the service is usually All Age Holy Communion, and we all stay in church together.

All welcome to services for Holy Week and Easter. More details about each service/activity can be found under Events.