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Prayer Focus

There are no situations in life that are not helped by support and prayer From Thursday 25th May (Ascension Day) until Sunday 4th June (Pentecost) St James Mangotsfield are focusing on prayer for the Church, themselves and for the community. If you would like us to pray for a particular issue please let us know. […]

Annual Parochial Church Meeting

Nominations for Church Wardens and Members of PCC Unfortunately the entry in the April edition of the Church Magazine shows an incorrect date for the APCM. The correct time and date for the meeting to be held in the church building is:7.30pm on Tuesday 25th April 2017 Very few nomination forms for election of Churchwardens, […]

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Messy Church

Messy Church offers a chance to meet with members of the community that may not always attend traditional Sunday worship and St James have an amazing team of helpers that ensure this service happens every month, mostly on a Friday afternoon. However, our team is diminishing in size and we would welcome some more volunteers to […]

Electoral Roll Update

A message regarding the electoral roll, from Teresa: “We are undertaking the annual update of the Electoral Roll. If you are currently not on this and consider yourself a regular worshipper at St James then please do complete a form (available in the porch) and give it to Derek Turner or myself. Electoral roll numbers […]

Food Bank Shopping List

St James has been supporting the food bank at Resound – the latest shopping list is as follows: “Please no more – soup, beans, sweets, chocolates, biscuits, tea, hot chocolate, rice (sweet & savoury) couscous, dried pasta and pasta sauce in sachets and all forms of soap for the moment – but we do need […]

Tuesday Group

The first ‘Tuesday group’ meeting is this week on the 28th March. This is the first session of a once-a-month group open to all, but especially welcome are older folk. This is a new event being run by St James for the community – please do invite your friends and neighbours along.

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 […]


We've a busy Friday planned tomorrow!

1pm- 2:45pm is Mango Jams - our baby/toddler group. Includes lunch, drinks and crafts.

3:45-5:45pm is Messy Church for all ages! There are loads of crafts, games and activities to engage all ages and we eat supper together too!

All in the Church Hall tomorrow!
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Our summer fair is this Saturday!!

You can buy your raffle tickets in advance of the draw on Saturday - just drop us a message here or flag down one of the social committee.

There are loads of smaller prizes in addition the top 3 listed on the tickets - so loads of chances to win!
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Spring Harvest Local - Bristol

September 27, 2017, 7:30pm - September 27, 2017, 4:30pm

St Michael's Church, Stoke Gifford

A Spring Harvest Celebration with worship from Lou Fellingham and teaching from Sim Dendy, hosted by Cathy Madavan. We'll be exploring determined discipleship from the book of James and choosing to ma...

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Have you heard about our new Tuesday Group?

It is aimed at older folk but is open to everybody - we meet on the forth Tuesday of the month at 2pm in the Church Hall Richmond Road.

We take a stroll down memory lane - recounting the history of the local area. We have some live music, and sing songs from yesteryear. All washed down with lots of tea and cake.

The next meeting is 27th June. You will be made to feel very welcome should you wish to join us.
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Upcoming Events

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Summer Fair

June 24, 2017

St James Church’s Summer Fair will be on 24th June at the Church Hall, Richmond Road in Mangotsfield. There will be plenty of fun to keep the whole family entertained – a bouncy castle for the little ones, games with prizes suitable for all ages, and a raffle with some fantastic prizes. You can search […]

Thursday Communion

June 25, 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.

Tuesday Group

June 27, 2017

Tuesday group is aimed at older folk but is open to everybody – we meet on the forth Tuesday of the month at 2pm in the Church Hall Richmond Road. We take a stroll down memory lane – recounting the history of the local area. We have some live music, and sing songs from yesteryear. All […]


C in the Park

July 2, 2017
11:00am - 4pm

No 10:30am service in church this morning – meet at King George V Park instead.

Find Us

St James Church

St James Church, Mangotsfield, Bristol, BS16 9EW

Church Hall

21 Richmond Road, Mangotsfield, Bristol BS16 9EZ

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