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Lent Groups

There will be three home groups running weekly throughout the lent period – if you would like to join a group please do drop us a message. They cover a range of days/times so hopefully there will be a group which suits you. The groups begin as follows Monday 6th March 10am at Roger & Jackie […]

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The Real Easter Egg

The Real Easter Egg is the only egg which tells the true meaning behind Easter. It was launched in 2010, and since then has sold over a million eggs, raising £250,000 for charities including Traidcraft, The Leprosy Mission, Christians Against Poverty, Baby Lifeline and The Funzi and Bodo Trust The eggs are made from high quality fair trade chocolate, […]

Christmas Collections

As part of our commitment to giving to the community and beyond, each year we give away the loose change collected from our Christmas Services (namely, the Carols by Candle Light and Christmas Day) to local charities. The charities are nominated by members of the congregation and are selected by the mission committee. This year the charities […]

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Bible Yarns – Making Creative Connections

The Bible Yarns project is an ambitious plan which will result in the display of knitted stories from the New Testament in four local churches, including St James, on the weekend of 14th-15th October 2017 and eventually the entire display will be shown Bristol Cathedral. More information about the ‘display’ weekend will emerge in due […]

Carol Singing in Lyde Green

HELP NEEDED IN LYDE GREEN St James Church have been invited to sing carols in Lyde Green at the Christmas event that will take place in the new school on Saturday 17 December 4-7pm. Church will also have a stand to advertise services and events and offer a couple of simple Christmas crafts for children. […]

Calling All Knitters!

CALLING ANYONE WHO ENJOYS KNITTING St James Church is connecting with churches in Warmley, Bitton & Syston to stage knitted Bible stories in 4 churches in October 2017 and it is envisaged that the whole exhibition will then travel to Bristol Cathedral in 2018. To do this we need people to start knitting figures now […]


The Real Easter Eggs have arrived! I have a couple spare - so if you'd like one leave a message to let me know. Milk chocolate: £3.99, dark chocolate: £5.50

Each egg comes with an activity book and yummy bar.
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Messy Church - this Friday 3:45-5:45pm
Church Hall, Richmond Road, BS16 9EZ

Join us after school for an afternoon of fun for the whole family!

We begin with a range of crafts suitable for all ages and abilities, were you can have refreshments and enjoy. The children play a wide game while we prepare supper - we then eat together before hearing a story and worshipping.

Everybody extremely welcome.
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The Real Easter Egg contains a free 24-page activity book which shares the real meaning of Easter - its made of fair trade chocolate and gives back to charity (£250,000 raised so far!)

They are available in supermarkets, but they can be tricky to find - St James will be putting in a bulk order during the first week of March - if you'd like to order one please drop us a message.

Plain Chocolate Egg: £3.99
Dark Chocolate Egg: £5.50
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Table Top Sale and brunch- TODAY!! SATURDAY MARCH 4TH

Join us for bargains, breakfast and cakes :-) Doors open at 10am and the sale closes at 1pm. Last orders for food will be taken at 12:30pm.

For further information please see our website:
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Upcoming Events

Thursday Communion

March 23, 2017

This is a short, friendly, 40 minute communion service in the Church which takes place monthly on a Thursday at 10:00am. Join us afterwards for refreshments and a chat, everyone is most welcome to this friendly service.


Messy Church

April 2, 2017

You are ALL invited to come and enjoy a special time with others in celebrating all that God has created. If you have never been to Messy Church do come along and find out what it is all about, it is Church in a slightly different way and it is for ALL ages to join […]


T.G.I.F – Messy Church

May 19, 2017

Thank God it’s Friday (TGIF)! St James Church invites you and members of you family to come along and enjoy a time of fun, fellowship and worship at their Church Hall, Richmond Road, Mangotsfield. The next event is Friday 19th May 2017! The afternoon begins with a range of craft activities and games – designed to […]

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St James Church

St James Church, Mangotsfield, Bristol, BS16 9EW

Church Hall

21 Richmond Road, Mangotsfield, Bristol BS16 9EZ

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