Vicar: Rev’d Caroline Beckett - 01206 30 87 26 - revcarolinebeckett@gmail.com

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Coffee/Tea (and Breakfast on 3rd Sat of the month) 9:30 am
Coffee/Tea (and Breakfast on 3rd Sat of the month) @ St James Church
Dec 1 @ 9:30 am – 12:00 pm
Coffee/tea and fellowship. Volunteers to help serve teas and coffee are welcome. In addition, every third Saturday of the month...
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Holy Communion 8:00 am
Holy Communion @ St James Church
Dec 2 @ 8:00 am – 8:45 am
Holy Communion in the stillness of God’s House. Alleluia! Christ is risen! He is risen indeed. Alleluia! Read More...
Parish Eucharist 10:00 am
Parish Eucharist @ St James Church
Dec 2 @ 10:00 am – 11:15 am
Celebrate the birth, life, death and resurrection of Jesus in Sung Eucharist with communion (with provision for young children). Alleluia!...
Winter Warmer Concert 3:00 pm
Winter Warmer Concert @ St James' Church
Dec 2 @ 3:00 pm – 5:00 pm
The annual Winter Music Concert with the Clacton Concert Orchestra Read More...
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Parish Prayers 9:00 am
Parish Prayers @ St James' Church
Dec 4 @ 9:00 am – 9:30 am
Time with God. Informal prayer for anyone. No need for fancy phrases, no need for words at all. No need...
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Eucharist 10:00 am
Eucharist @ St James' Church
Dec 5 @ 10:00 am – 10:45 am
Communion with God followed by coffee and fellowship. All welcome to lunch at the Brewers Arms at 12 noon on the first Wednesday ...
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Informal Prayer 8:15 am
Informal Prayer @ St James' Church
Dec 6 @ 8:15 am – 8:45 am
Relax with God. Informal prayer organised by Brightlingsea Churches Together. No need for fancy words, no need for words at...
Holy Mowers! 10:00 am
Holy Mowers! @ All Saints Churchyard
Dec 6 @ 10:00 am – 12:30 pm
Come and help tend the churchyard at All Saints (second-largest churchyard in the country), rake leaves, rake the mowings,  trim the...
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Prayers for the sick 10:30 am
Prayers for the sick @ St James' Church
Dec 7 @ 10:30 am – 11:00 am
All are welcome to attend to pray for those who are unwell. Read More...
Churches Together Simple Lunch 12:30 pm
Churches Together Simple Lunch @ St James Church
Dec 7 @ 12:30 pm – 2:00 pm
Soup, a roll, cheese and butter, followed by a hot drink.  All welcome.  All for a minimum donation of £2.00...
Light up a Life Service 7:00 pm
Light up a Life Service @ St James' Church
Dec 7 @ 7:00 pm – 8:00 pm
This very popular service at which a cheque will be presented to the Colchester Hospice coincides with Late Night Shopping...
Christmas Tree Festival Opening Concert 7:30 pm
Christmas Tree Festival Opening Concert @ All Saints Church
Dec 7 @ 7:30 pm – 9:30 pm
Christmas Tree Festival Opening Concert @ All Saints Church | Brightlingsea | England | United Kingdom
The start of the weekend of the annual Christmas Tree Festival, now in its 16th year. Start your Christmas with this...
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Coffee/Tea (and Breakfast on 3rd Sat of the month) 9:30 am
Coffee/Tea (and Breakfast on 3rd Sat of the month) @ St James Church
Dec 8 @ 9:30 am – 12:00 pm
Coffee/tea and fellowship. Volunteers to help serve teas and coffee are welcome. In addition, every third Saturday of the month...
Christmas Tree Festival Weekend! 10:00 am
Christmas Tree Festival Weekend! @ All Saints Church
Dec 8 @ 10:00 am – 5:30 pm
Christmas Tree Festival Weekend! @ All Saints Church | Brightlingsea | England | United Kingdom
The success of the annual Christmas Tree Festival is astonishing, now in its 16th year. Start your Christmas by coming to...
Christmas Tree Festival Gala Night 7:30 pm
Christmas Tree Festival Gala Night @ All Saints Church
Dec 8 @ 7:30 pm – 10:15 pm
Christmas Tree Festival Gala Night @ All Saints Church | Brightlingsea | England | United Kingdom
The pinnacle of the weekend: a concert of Christmas wassails and shanties and songs of the sea from the Motley...
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Holy Communion 8:00 am
Holy Communion @ St James Church
Dec 9 @ 8:00 am – 8:45 am
Holy Communion in the stillness of God’s House. Alleluia! Christ is risen! He is risen indeed. Alleluia! Read More...
Christmas Tree Festival 10:00 am
Christmas Tree Festival @ All Saints Church
Dec 9 @ 10:00 am – 6:30 pm
Christmas Tree Festival @ All Saints Church | Brightlingsea | England | United Kingdom
The success of the annual Christmas Tree Festival is astonishing, now in its 16th year. Start your Christmas by coming to...
Parish Eucharist 10:00 am
Parish Eucharist @ St James Church
Dec 9 @ 10:00 am – 11:15 am
Celebrate the birth, life, death and resurrection of Jesus in Sung Eucharist with communion (with provision for young children). Alleluia!...
Carols with Chris 6:00 pm
Carols with Chris @ All Saints Church
Dec 9 @ 6:00 pm – 6:30 pm
Carols with Chris @ All Saints Church | Brightlingsea | England | United Kingdom
To conclude a delightful weekend, 30 minutes of carol-singing among the trees led – all your favourite carols and maybe...
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Parish Prayers 9:00 am
Parish Prayers @ St James' Church
Dec 11 @ 9:00 am – 9:30 am
Time with God. Informal prayer for anyone. No need for fancy phrases, no need for words at all. No need...
Open House 10:30 am
Open House @ Janet Russell's home 38 High St.
Dec 11 @ 10:30 am – 11:30 am
Meet for a good chat and a prayer Read More...
Town Carol Service 2:30 pm
Town Carol Service @ United Church
Dec 11 @ 2:30 pm – 3:30 pm
Town Carol Service in United Church, Chapel Road 2.30 pm . Light refreshments. All welcome Read More...
PCC Meeting 7:00 pm
PCC Meeting @ St James' Church
Dec 11 @ 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm
The monthly meeting for elected PCC members Read More...
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Eucharist 10:00 am
Eucharist @ St James' Church
Dec 12 @ 10:00 am – 10:45 am
Communion with God followed by coffee and fellowship. All welcome to lunch at the Brewers Arms at 12 noon on the first Wednesday ...
A Dickens of a Good Evening! 7:30 pm
A Dickens of a Good Evening! @ St James' Church
Dec 12 @ 7:30 pm – 9:30 pm
A return visit from Robert MacCall who will present The Bagman’s Uncle & The Bagman’s Uncle’s Friend (exuberance and hilarity from ‘The...
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Informal Prayer 8:15 am
Informal Prayer @ St James' Church
Dec 13 @ 8:15 am – 8:45 am
Relax with God. Informal prayer organised by Brightlingsea Churches Together. No need for fancy words, no need for words at...
Holy Mowers! 10:00 am
Holy Mowers! @ All Saints Churchyard
Dec 13 @ 10:00 am – 12:30 pm
Come and help tend the churchyard at All Saints (second-largest churchyard in the country), rake leaves, rake the mowings,  trim the...
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Prayers for the sick 10:30 am
Prayers for the sick @ St James' Church
Dec 14 @ 10:30 am – 11:00 am
All are welcome to attend to pray for those who are unwell. Read More...
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Coffee/Tea (and Breakfast on 3rd Sat of the month) 9:30 am
Coffee/Tea (and Breakfast on 3rd Sat of the month) @ St James Church
Dec 15 @ 9:30 am – 12:00 pm
Coffee/tea and fellowship. Volunteers to help serve teas and coffee are welcome. In addition, every third Saturday of the month...
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Holy Communion 8:00 am
Holy Communion @ All Saints' Church
Dec 16 @ 8:00 am – 8:45 am
Said Holy Communion in the stillness of God’s house. Alleluia! He is risen! He is risen indeed, Alleluia! Read More...
Parish Eucharist 10:00 am
Parish Eucharist @ All Saints' Church
Dec 16 @ 10:00 am – 11:15 am
Worship for all the family with communion in our ancient Parish Church. For a lift from town centre ring Hazel Dines...
Sparklers 10:00 am
Sparklers @ St James Church
Dec 16 @ 10:00 am – 11:30 am
With activities, songs, stories and prayers, this is an informal way to learn about and meet with God, taking place...
Christingle Service 5:00 pm
Christingle Service @ St James Church
Dec 16 @ 5:00 pm – 6:00 pm
Get to church early for a seat at this popular family service in aid of the Children’s Society, and your...
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Christians Together Carol Singing 7:00 pm
Christians Together Carol Singing @ The Swan P H
Dec 17 @ 7:00 pm – 7:45 pm
Carols for all outside The Swan with mince pies inside afterwards! Read More...
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Parish Prayers 9:00 am
Parish Prayers @ St James' Church
Dec 18 @ 9:00 am – 9:30 am
Time with God. Informal prayer for anyone. No need for fancy phrases, no need for words at all. No need...
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Eucharist 10:00 am
Eucharist @ St James' Church
Dec 19 @ 10:00 am – 10:45 am
Communion with God followed by coffee and fellowship. All welcome to lunch at the Brewers Arms at 12 noon on the first Wednesday ...
BRIGHTLINGSEA BEARS 2:15 pm
BRIGHTLINGSEA BEARS @ St. James' Church
Dec 19 @ 2:15 pm – 3:15 pm
For children of pre-school age and their parent(s)/carer(s) meet on the third Wednesday  afternoon of each month (except during school summer holidays)...
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Informal Prayer 8:15 am
Informal Prayer @ St James' Church
Dec 20 @ 8:15 am – 8:45 am
Relax with God. Informal prayer organised by Brightlingsea Churches Together. No need for fancy words, no need for words at...
Holy Mowers! 10:00 am
Holy Mowers! @ All Saints Churchyard
Dec 20 @ 10:00 am – 12:30 pm
Come and help tend the churchyard at All Saints (second-largest churchyard in the country), rake leaves, rake the mowings,  trim the...
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Prayers for the sick 10:30 am
Prayers for the sick @ St James' Church
Dec 21 @ 10:30 am – 11:00 am
All are welcome to attend to pray for those who are unwell. Read More...
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Coffee/Tea (and Breakfast on 3rd Sat of the month) 9:30 am
Coffee/Tea (and Breakfast on 3rd Sat of the month) @ St James Church
Dec 22 @ 9:30 am – 12:00 pm
Coffee/tea and fellowship. Volunteers to help serve teas and coffee are welcome. In addition, every third Saturday of the month...
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Holy Communion 8:00 am
Holy Communion @ St James Church
Dec 23 @ 8:00 am – 8:45 am
Holy Communion in the stillness of God’s House. Alleluia! Christ is risen! He is risen indeed. Alleluia! Read More...
Parish Eucharist 10:00 am
Parish Eucharist @ St James Church
Dec 23 @ 10:00 am – 11:15 am
Celebrate the birth, life, death and resurrection of Jesus in Sung Eucharist with communion (with provision for young children). Alleluia!...
Christmas Service of 9 Lessons and Carols 6:30 pm
Christmas Service of 9 Lessons and Carols @ St James Church
Dec 23 @ 6:30 pm – 7:30 pm
The annual Christmas Carol Service of 9 lessons and carols with the St James’ Singers. Read More...
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Children’s Re-enactment of the Nativity 5:30 pm
Children’s Re-enactment of the Nativity @ St James' Church
Dec 24 @ 5:30 pm – 6:30 pm
Start Christmas with the children’s re-enactment of the Nativity. Always packed so get there early if you want a front...
Midnight Mass 11:30 pm
Midnight Mass @ St James' Church
Dec 24 @ 11:30 pm – Dec 25 @ 12:45 am
He is here! Be the first to welcome the birth of the Christ-child in sung holy communion. God is with us...
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Christmas Morning Family Worship 10:00 am
Christmas Morning Family Worship @ St James' Church
Dec 25 @ 10:00 am – 11:00 am
He is here! Welcome the birth of the Jesus with Morning Worship and lots of carols!. God is with us, He...
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Eucharist 10:00 am
Eucharist @ St James' Church
Dec 26 @ 10:00 am – 10:45 am
Communion with God followed by coffee and fellowship. All welcome to lunch at the Brewers Arms at 12 noon on the first Wednesday ...
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Informal Prayer 8:15 am
Informal Prayer @ St James' Church
Dec 27 @ 8:15 am – 8:45 am
Relax with God. Informal prayer organised by Brightlingsea Churches Together. No need for fancy words, no need for words at...
Holy Mowers! 10:00 am
Holy Mowers! @ All Saints Churchyard
Dec 27 @ 10:00 am – 12:30 pm
Come and help tend the churchyard at All Saints (second-largest churchyard in the country), rake leaves, rake the mowings,  trim the...
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Prayers for the sick 10:30 am
Prayers for the sick @ St James' Church
Dec 28 @ 10:30 am – 11:00 am
All are welcome to attend to pray for those who are unwell. Read More...
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Coffee/Tea (and Breakfast on 3rd Sat of the month) 9:30 am
Coffee/Tea (and Breakfast on 3rd Sat of the month) @ St James Church
Dec 29 @ 9:30 am – 12:00 pm
Coffee/tea and fellowship. Volunteers to help serve teas and coffee are welcome. In addition, every third Saturday of the month...
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Holy Communion 8:00 am
Holy Communion @ St James Church
Dec 30 @ 8:00 am – 8:45 am
Holy Communion in the stillness of God’s House. Alleluia! Christ is risen! He is risen indeed. Alleluia! Read More...
All-age worship 10:00 am
All-age worship @ St James Church
Dec 30 @ 10:00 am – 11:00 am
All-age worship for young and old, with a particular slant for families and children (without communion). God is with us, he...
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