Children and Young People
‘Jesus called them back. "Let these children alone. Don't get between them and me.
These children are the kingdom's pride and joy.’"
Luke 18:15-17 (The Message)
Children are central to the life of St James’. As a family-focused church we
actively welcome families with children of all ages. Our children’s work includes
activities for both pre-school and school-age children. Our regular activities are
A holiday-club style fun-filled morning designed to nurture and grow faith in Primary age kids
Meets: Every first and third Sunday (except school holidays)
At: St James’ Standering Hall (next to the church) 10.30-11.45am
For: KS1 & KS2. Pre-schoolers welcome with a parent or carer!
For more information contact Jenna Brankley on 01405 860463 or the Parish Office 01757 709678
Squiggles & Wiggles
Meets: Thursday morning (9.30-11am)
At: St James’ Standering Hall (via Audus Street entrance)
For: 2-4 year olds with their parents
Squiggles & Wiggles is an action-packed session for parents & toddlers/pre-schoolers, including a time of worship designed to engage young children's innate spirituality. Come along and join us for a trial session. Due to popularity we often have to operate a waiting list.
For more information contact Bev Wood on 07709 326947
Baby Spirituality is a course for babies and parents, run jointly by St James' and St Wilfrid's Brayton over five Friday mornings. We do lots of fun activities with babies, including singing, story-telling and multi-sensory play.
Next course is due to start after the summer break.
For more information contact Cathy Rodgers on 07751 481196
or Diane Reid on 07595 552833