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  • Music in the Garden drawing crowds Nearly 100 people came to the most recent Music in the Garden at St. James. The evening performance featured the Nelson Family Bluegrass Band. Sporadic sprinkles didn’t dampen the enthusiasm for the entertainment from this southwest Ontario family band. Dozens more passersby also enjoyed the music. There are two more concerts in July: On July 19, enjoy ...
  • In Memoriam – Jo Fewster Jo was a woman of great warmth, wisdom and class, who led a rich life full of family, the arts, healthy living and adventure. At St. James, where Andrea, Tim and their families serve as faithful parishioners, Jo served as a faithful member of the Altar Guild and was also an expert embroiderer, designing and ...
  • Pew Cleaning Party Makes Church Shine Our church pews and altar have a new shine thanks to the work of over 20 volunteers.
  • In Memoriam — Terry Robinson Terry passed away on March 3, 2017, at Parkwood Hospital in his 88th year. Predeceased by Diane, his wife of 57 years, parents Archie and Jean, and brother Ray. Loving father of Jeffrey (Catherine), Janet (Sam Crozier) and Barbara. Loving Grandfather of Alexandra and Joshua Robinson (Emma), Alison and Gillian Crozier. Cherished by sister-in-law Connie ...
  • Feasibility Study for Fund-raising Campaign is Underway At its January 2017 meeting, St. James’ Parish Council passed a motion to hire consultants to  assess the feasibility of launching a campaign to raise funds for much-needed repair, reconstruction, and restoration work on our church building. Between $1 and $1.5 million is needed to supplement bequests already received for this purpose. Work required includes: Structural ...
  • In Memoriam: Blake Fewster September 3, 1924-January 11, 2017 The St. James Westminster Church community joins family and friends in remembering and celebrating the life, while mourning the loss, of Blake Fewster, who passed away at home on January 11, 2017 in his 93rd year. Blake is lovingly remembered by Jo, his wife of 66 years, and by his children Andrea Manias (Dale), Peter ...
  • Undie Sunday Bonanza St. James Parishioners held one Undie Sunday on Dec. 4, 2016 and filled 3 boxes with new underwear for residents of Mission Services London. Then, on December 13, we in turn gratefully received London’s Jockey Warehouse’s free gift of 190 boxes of surplus ladies’ briefs (and some men’s briefs), with between 20 and 140 items ...
  • Rod Shearing In Memoriam Today, December 19, family, friends, and many fellow St. James Westminster Parishioners gathered to celebrate the life of Roderick (Rod) William Shearing, August 31, 1934 – December 15, 2016.  Rod died suddenly last week just after arriving home from an outing with his wife of 58 years, Sheila (Smith) Shearing. Daughter Janice Mayne (husband Steve and son ...
  • Christmas Chimes Now available The Christmas Chimes is now available, with a message from our Interim Rector, Advent and Christmas Services, and much more!