Holy Communion (In Church)

Occuring
Sunday 07 January 2024, Sunday 04 February 2024, Sunday 03 March 2024 at for 1 hour, 30 mins
Venue
Southlake: St James
Address
Southlake: St James, Kingfisher Drive Woodley Reading, RG5 3LH, United Kingdom

Said Service, Common Worship

For those unable to attend Church the service is Live Streamed on YouTube from 09:55. See the link below.

If you missed that or want to rewatch then it will be available on YouTube either directly or via our website, at https://stjameswoodley.org/sermons/

Morning Prayer (Monday in Church)

Occuring
Monday 05 February 2024, Monday 12 February 2024, Monday 19 February 2024, Monday 26 February 2024, Monday 04 March 2024, Monday 11 March 2024, Monday 18 March 2024, Monday 25 March 2024 at for 45 mins
Venue
Southlake: St James
Address
Southlake: St James, Kingfisher Drive Woodley Reading, RG5 3LH, United Kingdom

We meet in Church for a service of Morning Prayers.

Holy Communion (Wednesday in Church)

Occuring
Every Wednesday at for 1 hour
Break
Please note that this event will not be taking place between and
Venue
Southlake: St James
Address
Kingfisher Drive Woodley Reading, RG5 3LH, United Kingdom

Said Service, Common Worship
This service may deliver the same sermon as was preached on the preceding Sunday.
It is not necessary to book for this service.

St James Cafe

Occuring
Every Thursday at for 2 hours, 30 mins
Venue
Southlake: St James
Address
Kingfisher Drive Woodley Reading, RG5 3LH, United Kingdom

A meeting place to enjoy morning coffee or a light lunch. Food Hygiene Rating 5.
Cafe is run by a team of volunteers each Thursday throughout the year, except for 3 weeks over the Christmas and New Year period, 2 weeks at Easter, and when the church building is used as a polling station. Cafe is open from 11am – 1.30pm serving a variety of hot and cold drinks, light lunches, children’s meal boxes and scrumptious home made cakes from the main menu (see below).

Term time only but we do open throughout the summer holiday period.

Morning Worship (In Church)

Occuring
Sunday 11 February 2024, Sunday 18 February 2024, Sunday 10 March 2024, Sunday 17 March 2024, Sunday 07 April 2024, Sunday 14 April 2024, Sunday 21 April 2024 at for 1 hour
Venue
Southlake: St James
Address
Southlake: St James, Kingfisher Drive Woodley Reading, RG5 3LH, United Kingdom

Service held in Church.
For those unable to attend Church the service is Live Streamed on YouTube from 09:55. See the link below.

If you missed that or want to rewatch then it will be available on YouTube either directly or via our website, at https://stjameswoodley.org/sermons/

Messy Church

Occuring
Sunday 11 February 2024, Sunday 10 March 2024, Sunday 14 April 2024 at for 2 hours
Venue
Southlake: St James
Address
Kingfisher Drive Woodley Reading, RG5 3LH, United Kingdom

Messy Church is an opportunity to spend time together as a family and to find out more about faith together through various fun and creative activities, a time of celebration and finishes by enjoying a meal together.

Ticketed event. Book using Eventbrite link below See our website for more details.

The Oasis (In Church)

Occuring
Sunday 28 January 2024, Sunday 25 February 2024, Sunday 24 March 2024, Sunday 28 April 2024 at for 1 hour
Venue
Southlake: St James
Address
Southlake: St James, Kingfisher Drive Woodley Reading, RG5 3LH, United Kingdom

Themed interactive worship for all age groups.
Service held in Church. Breakfast available from 09:25 to 09:50 (but not on 27August).
For those unable to attend Church the service is Live Streamed on YouTube from 09:55. See the link below.

If you missed that or want to rewatch then it will be available on YouTube, either directly or via our website, at https://stjameswoodley.org/sermons/

Family Reflection (In Church) Good Friday

Occuring
Friday 29 March 2024 at for 45 mins
Venue
Southlake: St James
Address
Southlake: St James, Kingfisher Drive Woodley Reading, RG5 3LH, United Kingdom

Service held in Church.
For those unable to attend Church the service is Live Streamed on YouTube from 09:55. See the link below.

If you missed that or want to rewatch then it will be available on YouTube either directly or via our website, at https://stjameswoodley.org/sermons/

Sunrise Prayer Walk

Occuring
for 1 hour
Venue
Southlake: St James
Address

A half-hour walk around Southlake as a family or with another household, with opportunities throughout to stop and pray. We will all gather in the same area to witness sunrise and share an 'alleluia!' at 06:45am. More information will be circulated nearer the time.

Easter Celebration (In Church)

Occuring
Sunday 31 March 2024 at for 1 hour, 15 mins
Venue
Southlake: St James
Address
Southlake: St James, Kingfisher Drive Woodley Reading, RG5 3LH, United Kingdom

Said Service, Common Worship

For those unable to attend Church the service is Live Streamed on YouTube from 09:55. See the link below.

If you missed that or want to rewatch then it will be available on YouTube either directly or via our website, at https://stjameswoodley.org/sermons/

Prayers - Listening, Waiting & Sharing (Monday in Church)

Occuring
Monday 24 April 2023, Monday 01 May 2023, Monday 08 May 2023, Monday 15 May 2023, Monday 22 May 2023 at for 45 mins
Venue
Southlake: St James
Address
Kingfisher Drive Woodley Reading, RG5 3LH, United Kingdom

We meet in Church for a service of Praying Together during Pentecost.

Evening Prayer meeting + Compline (Online)

Occuring
Sunday 02 July 2023, Sunday 09 July 2023, Sunday 16 July 2023, Sunday 23 July 2023 at for 45 mins
Venue
Southlake: St James
Address

Join together for 30mins of Prayer, followed by Compline (night prayer) for 15mins. This is an online Zoom meeting.

Un-Rushed (at Emmanuel Church)

Occuring
Sunday 26 February 2023 at for 1 hour
Venue
Emmanuel Church Centre
Address
Emmanuel Church Centre, Southlake Crescent Woodley, RG5 3QW

A space to be still, listen, pray, worship and find a deeper presence of God away from the busyness of life.

Confirmation Service

Occuring
Sunday 26 February 2023 at for 1 hour, 15 mins
Venue
Southlake: St James
Address
Southlake: St James, Kingfisher Drive Woodley Reading, RG5 3LH, United Kingdom

With Olivia, Bishop of Reading.

There will be no breakfast before this service, but refreshments will be available after.

For those unable to attend Church the service is Live Streamed on YouTube from 09:55. See the link below.

If you missed that or want to rewatch then it will be available on YouTube either directly or via our website, at https://stjameswoodley.org/sermons/

Monday morning prayer in Advent (at St James Church)

Occuring
Monday 18 December 2023 at for 45 mins
Venue
Southlake: St James
Address
Kingfisher Drive Woodley Reading, RG5 3LH, United Kingdom

Please bring some way of following the liturgy for morning prayer. If you have the book and know how to navigate it, please bring that. Otherwise, I would recommend the excellent Daily Prayer app by the Church of England, which you can get through for Android or iPhone.

Monday morning prayer in Advent (at the Vicarage)

Occuring
Monday 04 December 2023, Monday 11 December 2023 at for 45 mins
Venue
St James Vicarage
Address
St James Vicarage, 97 Reading Road Woodley Reading, RG5 3AE, United Kingdom

Please bring some way of following the liturgy for morning prayer. If you have the book and know how to navigate it, please bring that. Otherwise, I would recommend the excellent Daily Prayer app by the Church of England, which you can get through for Android or iPhone.