St James the Less
St James the Less church has been serving its community since the 14th century and continues today to be a place that welcomes all who come in faith, looking for peace and fellowship. Its rich history provides much to satisfy those with a interest in history especially related to the Poyntz family and Acton Court.
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Typical month of services at St James the Less
St James the Less is currently in the process of becoming part of a new partnership of churches known as a Benefice. The official legal process can be lengthy but the PCC will endeavour to keep everyone updated as progress is made. A new team of clergy will be taking the services however the schedule remains largely unchanged except for the addition of the Partnership Service.
1st & 3rd Sunday of the month - 9am Holy Communion
2nd Sunday of the month* - 9.30 am All Age Service (Non-Eucharist)
4th Sunday of the month - 10.30 Family Communion
5th Sunday of the month - Partnership Service - venue varies
1st Wednesday of month - 11am Morning Prayer - Marshall Rooms
* All Age Service - sometimes resheduled to fit in with key services such as Mothering Sunday, Harvest etc. Pleae check for revised details.
Booking a Special Occasion at St James the Less?
As part of the Benefice some of the administration will be centralised, so moving forward if you wish to organise a special service in the church you will now need to contact the administrator:
Gail Thomas, Administrator for Fromeside Churches.
St Michael’s Rooms, Lower Office,95 High Street, Winterbourne, Bristol BS36 1RD
Tel: 01454 776518; E-mail: firstname.lastname@example.org
Office Hours: Monday, Tuesday, Friday 9.00am - 12.00 pm
For all general enquiries about the church please contact either of the church wardens who will be happy to help.
Mike Wheeler - 01454 228544
Carol Groom - 01454 228712
Booking a party or a meeting then why not use the Marshall Rooms?