While we are without a priest please contact the church office on 01206 30 23 78 or brightlingseaparish@btconnect.com

Service Details

Dec
12
Tue
2017
Parish Prayers @ St James' Church
Dec 12 @ 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 to wear your ‘Sunday best’, just come as you are.

Dec
13
Wed
2017
Eucharist @ St James' Church
Dec 13 @ 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  each month. Booking required, please contact either June on 306377, or Kathy on 302482.

Advent Reflections @ St James Church
Dec 13 @ 7:30 pm – 8:30 pm

Advent Reflections, each Wednesday in Advent starting on 29th November at 7.30 A time to reflect upon the real meaning of Christmas in the stillness of God’s house.

Dec
14
Thu
2017
Informal Prayer @ St James' Church
Dec 14 @ 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 all. No need for smart clothes: just turn up as you are.

Dec
15
Fri
2017
Prayers for the sick @ St James' Church
Dec 15 @ 10:30 am – 11:00 am

All are welcome to attend to pray for those who are unwell.

Dec
17
Sun
2017
Holy Communion @ All Saints' Church
Dec 17 @ 8:00 am – 8:45 am

Said Holy Communion in the stillness of God’s house.

Parish Eucharist @ All Saints' Church
Dec 17 @ 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 on 01206 30 25 41  ‘He is not here; he has risen!’

Sparklers @ St James Church
Dec 17 @ 10:00 am – 11:00 am

An informal way to learn about and meet with God in St James on the 3rd Sunday of each month..  For children from ages 3 – 12. Children under 4 must be accompanied by an adult. Parents or carers of children of 4 or over are encouraged to stay. Admission is free. The aim is to encourage children into faith and help them to grow into a relationship with God in a fun and engaging way. To provide an alternative experience to the adult style of worship and learning. (Sung Holy Communion will still take place simultaneously at All Saints)

Carol Service @ St James Church
Dec 17 @ 6:30 pm – 7:30 pm

The annual service of 9 lessons and carols with St James’ Singers.

Dec
18
Mon
2017
Churches Together Carol Singing @ Brewers Arms
Dec 18 @ 7:15 pm – 7:45 pm

Churches Together in Brightlingsea hold carol singing outside The Brewers Arms, Victoria Place, Brightlingsea.  on Monday, 18th December at 7.00 p.m.  Come and make a joyful noise to the Lord with people from other churches and from none.

Dec
19
Tue
2017
Parish Prayers @ St James' Church
Dec 19 @ 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 to wear your ‘Sunday best’, just come as you are.

Dec
20
Wed
2017
Eucharist @ St James' Church
Dec 20 @ 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  each month. Booking required, please contact either June on 306377, or Kathy on 302482.

Advent Reflections @ St James Church
Dec 20 @ 7:30 pm – 8:30 pm

Advent Reflections, each Wednesday in Advent starting on 29th November at 7.30 A time to reflect upon the real meaning of Christmas in the stillness of God’s house.

Dec
21
Thu
2017
Informal Prayer @ St James' Church
Dec 21 @ 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 all. No need for smart clothes: just turn up as you are.

Dec
22
Fri
2017
Prayers for the sick @ St James' Church
Dec 22 @ 10:30 am – 11:00 am

All are welcome to attend to pray for those who are unwell.

Dec
24
Sun
2017
Holy Communion @ St James Church
Dec 24 @ 8:00 am – 8:45 am

Holy Communion in the stillness of God’s House. He is not here: he has risen! (Matthew 28:6)

Parish Eucharist @ St James Church
Dec 24 @ 10:00 am – 11:15 am

Celebrate the resurrection of Jesus in Sung Eucharist with communion and provision for young children. He is not here: he has risen! (Matthew 28:6). NB On the 3rd Sunday of the month 8.00 Communion and 10.00 Parish Eucharist are celebrated at All Saints (except 3rd Sunday of Dec. when they are at St James). If there is 5th Sunday in a month the 10.00 service is All-Age Worship at St James.

Children’s Nativity Play @ St James' Church
Dec 24 @ 5:30 pm – 6:30 pm

Always a bid turn-out for the annual Nativity Play because it wouldn’t be Christmas without it. Children who would like to join in contact Ruby Summers on 01206 30 44 81. All welcome to watch it – not just parents and grandparents!

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 he has come to save us! Alleluia!

Dec
25
Mon
2017
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 has come to save us!

Dec
29
Fri
2017
Prayers for the sick @ St James' Church
Dec 29 @ 10:30 am – 11:00 am

All are welcome to attend to pray for those who are unwell.

Dec
31
Sun
2017
Holy Communion @ St James Church
Dec 31 @ 8:00 am – 8:45 am

Holy Communion in the stillness of God’s House. He is not here: he has risen! (Matthew 28:6)

All-age worship @ St James Church
Dec 31 @ 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 has come to save us. Alleluia!

Jan
2
Tue
2018
Parish Prayers @ St James' Church
Jan 2 @ 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 to wear your ‘Sunday best’, just come as you are.

Jan
3
Wed
2018
Eucharist @ St James' Church
Jan 3 @ 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  each month. Booking required, please contact either June on 306377, or Kathy on 302482.

Jan
4
Thu
2018
Informal Prayer @ St James' Church
Jan 4 @ 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 all. No need for smart clothes: just turn up as you are.

Jan
5
Fri
2018
Prayers for the sick @ St James' Church
Jan 5 @ 10:30 am – 11:00 am

All are welcome to attend to pray for those who are unwell.

Jan
7
Sun
2018
Holy Communion @ St James Church
Jan 7 @ 8:00 am – 8:45 am

Holy Communion in the stillness of God’s House. He is not here: he has risen! (Matthew 28:6)

Parish Eucharist @ St James Church
Jan 7 @ 10:00 am – 11:15 am

Celebrate the resurrection of Jesus in Sung Eucharist with communion and provision for young children. He is not here: he has risen! (Matthew 28:6). NB On the 3rd Sunday of the month 8.00 Communion and 10.00 Parish Eucharist are celebrated at All Saints (except 3rd Sunday of Dec. when they are at St James). If there is 5th Sunday in a month the 10.00 service is All-Age Worship at St James.

Jan
9
Tue
2018
Parish Prayers @ St James' Church
Jan 9 @ 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 to wear your ‘Sunday best’, just come as you are.