The next Men’s Breakfast will be held on Saturday 31st October, beginning with Mass at 8-00am in St James and then breakfast at the Rectory from 8-30am. Please come to worship and have breakfast or just breakfast if that is all you can manage.
Following a last minute cancellation, a speaker is tba.
The healing Sacraments of Anointing with the laying on of hands will be administered in St James on Wednesday 28th October at the 7-00pm Mass.
The House Mass for October will be held on Monday 26th October 8-00pm at the home of Pat French, 60a East Hill. These are times less formal worship with an extended opportunity for prayer and a great time of fellowship to help build up the Body of Christ in our church and part of Colchester. Please join us.
Our Annual Day of Prayer and Giving for the work of God’s Church in this part of Colchester will be held on Saturday 10th October.
The finances of the parish church rely heavily on this day, so please be as generous as you are able.
Please do your best to join us in church to keep St James’ prayed in all day, or if you cannot get into church, please pray at home instead.
The Autumn Study group will meet for the first time on Wednesday 7th October when we will begin a consideration of some of the familiar Old Testament stories. We will begin with the Abraham and Isaac from Genesis 22:1-19.
The second autumn Study Session will meet on Wednesday 21st October.
If there are any subjects you would like to know more about, speak with Fr Peter soon.