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  • Summer Camp Fun at St. James We had a terrific week of fun, singing, prayer and crafts at our summer day camps in July and August 2016. Recipe for great summer fun: 14 children 4 teen counsellors 8 adult volunteers great church facilities and grounds a nearby swimming pool a hose, buckets, balloons, and a slip-and-slide paints and craft materials songs and stories galore. Mix together and you have St. James ...
  • Campfire Sing-along Welcomed Summer Stephen Holowitz, director of music at St. James, led a band of merrymakers in a charming campfire sing-along on Friday, June 24th on the south lawn of the church. The fire produced a bed of coals, and more than a few oversized marshmallows were roasted to perfection. A truly splendid way to ring in the summer!
  • Youth-Led Service Under the Sun On Sunday, June 19, St. James parishioners braved the heat to enjoy an outdoor youth service and picnic in the church back-yard. The youth did the readings and the prayers of the people, sang solos and duets, and, led by Music Director Steve Holowitz, played in the band along with noted London Trumpeter Paul Stevenson ...
  • St. James Hosts Confirmation On Sunday, May 29, 2016, St. James Westminster graciously hosted a Diocesan Confirmation Service, led by Bishop Bob Bennett with the assistance of The Venerable Sam Thomas, Archdeacon; The Reverend Canon Kevin George, Regional Dean; and The Reverend Dr. Gary Nicolosi, Rector of St. James. A total of 25 youth and adults from eight parishes made ...
  • Rev. Dr. Gary Nicolosi Retiring, Interim Rector Named The Rev. Dr. Gary Nicolosi recently announced his retirement from the ministry after 33 years, including 6 years of dedicated service to the people of St. James Westminster and to the Deanery of London as a whole. His last Sunday service will take place on June 26 during a 9:30am (single) service, followed by a celebration ...
  • St. James Welcomes New Karen Family to Canada On May 8, the London Ecumenical Refugee Committee, of which St. James is a part, welcomed Maw Taw, Mu Lay, and their 5 children, to London and to Canada. The family joined our Mothers’ Day Breakfast, were welcomed at our 10:30 service, and enjoyed sharing cake after the service. LERC comprises The London Karen Association, First ...
  • Guess Who Came to Lunch? Sunday, May 15 saw about 48 parishioners join together for delicious pot luck lunches, great conversation, and an opportunity to get to know one another better. Thanks to all who contributed to the meals and a special thanks to Kristie Clarke and Rob Cosh, Jennifer and Darren Meister, Natalie and Tim Tattersall, Wendy and John Thorpe, and Dawn Weir ...
  • St. James Helps Clean the Thames A team from St. James Westminster joined the Thames River Clean-up and London’s Clean and Green on April 23. It was a beautiful spring day as the group gathered at Carfrae Park to meet up with the organizers from the Old South Community Organization. We donned our gloves, collected a bag, and set to work. We ...
  • My Favourite Hymn – Holy, Holy, Holy! Each week, you are invited to identify one of your favourite hymns. This week the hymn is “Holy, Holy, Holy!” submitted by Duncan Archibald.