St James, PO41 0NP
SERVICES AT ST JAMES ARE CURRENTLY SUSPENDED AND THE CHURCH REMAINS CLOSED. THE CHURCHWARDENS WILL REVIEW THIS DECISION TOWARDS THE END OF JANUARY.
St James' Church sits at the heart of the small coastal town of Yarmouth on the Isle of Wight. In the spring and summer months the town welcomes many visitors but still has an active year round community of local residents who value St James' Church and its' role in the local community.
The church is a Grade 2* listed building of historical significance and is one of the 4 Churches and 3 Parishes which make up the West Wight Church Community of FYT Parishes (along with All Saints Church, Freshwater; St Agnes Church, Freshwater Bay and Christ Church in Totland Bay. The FYT Parishes, in turn, sit within the emerging West Wight Mission Community which stretches from Shorwell to Newtown and from Calbourne to Totland.
The FYT Parishes Team Vicar is Rev'd Leisa Potter. Leisa is supported by a dedicated team of Readers and Lay Worship Leaders.
Safeguarding - The parish of Yarmouth: St James is committed to the safeguarding of children, young people and adults. We follow the House of Bishops guidance and policies and have our own Parish Safeguarding Officer(s), PSOs. The Diocese of Portsmouth’s safeguarding pages contain vital links and information including contacts for the Diocesan Safeguarding Advisor (DSA) who advise our PSOs. If you are concerned that a child or adult has been harmed or may be at risk of harm please contact the DSA. If you have immediate concerns about the safety of someone, please contact the police and your local authority Children or Adults Services.
SERVICES CURRENTLY SUSPENDED 8am Holy Communion BCP
An early morning service of Holy Communion
SERVICES CURRENTLY SUSPENDED 10am Morning Worship
A service of Morning Worship
10am Morning Worship
We welcome all comers to our services of Morning Prayer which are held on the 1st and 3rd Sundays of the month at 10am.
Everyone is welcome to join us for Holy Communion.
SERVICES CURRENTLY SUSPENDED 10am Holy Communion
A service of Holy Communion