St James Church, Burnopfield
Church of England
Diocese of Durham
St. James Church, Burnopfield is your Parish Church if you live in Burnopfield, The Leazes, The Lintz, The Hobson and Crookgate Bank and Dipton.
Revd Andy Miller was installed as the vicar of the Benefice of ‘Tanfield’ with ‘Burnopfield & Dipton’ on 11th June 2015
Vicar: Revd Dr. Andy Miller
Parish Office: 01207 270261
Church website: www.stjamesburnopfield.org.uk
Durham Diocese: www.durham.anglican.org
Map and Directions
You can find the Church via the link below across the top of the Google map at the corner where Syke Road forms a T-junction with the B6310.
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The Week Ahead
19th February 2017
2nd Sunday Before Lent
Messy Church- 3.00 pm.
Dipton Manor Communion service -11.00 am.
Men’s Society 7.00pm.
Julian Prayer Group – 2.00pm
Holy Communion – 9.45 am .
Coffee Shop – St. James Hall & Community Centre- 10.30am .
Holy Communion – 8.00 am.
Parish Communion – 10.45am .
19th February – Genesis 1:31-2.3 – Matthew 6:25-end.
26th February – Exodus 24:12-end – Matthew 17:1-19.
Talking Jesus: Bishops in Mission 2nd-5th March 2017 – Meet the Bishops
Wednesday 15th February, 7.00pm Christ Church Consett.
A meeting for all laity in the deanery to come and meet Bishops Paul Slater and Graham Kings who are joining us, with their mission teams, for Talking Jesus. There will be opportunities to ask questions, discuss your planned mission activities and share in some simple worship. All are welcome.
Remember if you want to help with our events speak to the Vicar or a churchwarden.
3rd March – St James Church & Community Hall from 9.30 am – Soft Cricket event
3rd March – Sun Inn at 7.00 pm – Quiz night.
The Bishops will be at both events and it’s a great opportunity to speak to members of the community about faith, and following Christ.
Services & Prayer Days
8.00am Holy Communion (Book of Common Prayer)
10.45am Parish Communion (Common Worship)
9.45am Holy Communion
If you can’t get to church on Sunday morning then why not come along to this Thursday morning Communion if you are in Burnopfield during the day time?
The Still Service
On the Second Sunday of each month at 6.00pm
Still is a time to give space for God, space for prayer. A time to pause and consider in the hustle and bustle of our lives. Still will be based around Night Prayer/Compline with stillness, quiet, space, candles, silence, short readings, recorded music and simple prayer.
Julian Prayer Group
The group meets on the last Wednesday of every month in St James Church at 2.00 pm.
It is a service lasting about 40 minutes, starting with a short meditation followed by a piece of music leading into 30 minutes of silent contemplative prayer. A piece of music follows the silence, and ending with a short prayer.
St. James Church, Burnopfield is your Parish Church if you live in Burnopfield, The Leazes, The Lintz, The Hobson and Crookgate Bank.