St. James ChurchSt. James Church, Burnopfield is your Parish Church if you live in Burnopfield, The Leazes, The Lintz, The Hobson and Crookgate Bank and Dipton.
Sunday Worship: 8:00am Holy Communion, 10:45am Parish Communion
Corona Virus News
Latest Coronavirus Statement from the Church of England.
A Risk Assessment is now complete and has been accepted by the PCC, St James Church in Burnopfield will now be open for private prayer on Wednesdays from 2-3pm and Saturdays from 10-11am. This is subject to social distancing so only 6 people can be in the building at once for prayer, and does require the use of Hand Sanitiser on entrance and exit to the building. Other guidance is also offered for your health and safety – and please note that the toilet will not be available for use at this time.
Rev Dr Andrew Miller
Vicar of Tanfield with Burnopfield and Dipton
With prayers and best wishes Andy .
Live Streaming in the Benefice of Tanfield with Burnopfield and Dipton .
From now and for the time being, we will be Live Streaming using the following pattern of services across the Benefice each week
Every Tuesday at 5pm, from the St Margaret’s Church Tanfield Facebook page – Evening Prayer
Every Thursday at 5pm, from the St James’ Church Burnopfield Facebook page – Evening Prayer
Every Sunday at 10am, alternating from week to week between the two Facebook pages – a Service of Holy Communion
Every Sunday at 7pm, alternating from week to week between the two Facebook pages – Compline (Night Prayer)
Please keep your eyes on Twitter and Facebook for other Live Streamed events such as Godly Play Stories, Meditations or Evening Prayer for Saints Days etc
Covid 19 Useful Contacts for Residents of Burnopfield and Dipton.
If you have internet access you can find a list of local support groups and organisations that can provide assistance at: www.durhamlocate.org.uk
You can also follow all of the latest information from Durham County Council at www.durham.gov.uk
If you require support with shopping and/or prescription pickup you can contact Durham County Council for support:
- Email: firstname.lastname@example.org
- Helpine -Tel: 03000 260260
- Complete the online request form: www.durham.gov.uk/covid19help
Get help if you’re self-isolating – Durham County Council www.durham.gov.uk
Get access to support (for example with food deliveries) when you’re not able to leave the home.
If you have received a letter or text from the NHS to inform you that you are a “clinically extremely vulnerable person” you or a family member can register you for extra support online by going to: https:// www.gov.uk/coronavirus-extremely-vulnerable
Get coronavirus support as a clinically extremely vulnerable person – GOV.UK www.gov.uk
Register if you have a medical condition that makes you extremely vulnerable to coronavirus. For example, you’ll be able to ask for help getting deliveries of essential supplies like food.
8.00am Holy Communion (Book of Common Prayer)
10.45am Parish Communion (Common Worship)
9.45am Holy Communion
The Week Ahead
Wed06Mar20197:00 pmSt James Church.
Sun17Mar20193:00 pmSt James Church Hall & Community Centre.
This begins on Ash Wednesday, 6th March when there will be a service with ashing at 7.30pm here at St James' Church. The Lent Course is produced by the Diocese of Durham conjunction with the Waymark Conference later in 2019.
All the dates and venues are as follows
Monday 18th March 7pm
St. James' Church Hall, Burnopfield
Monday 25th March 7pm
St. Margaret's Church Hall, Tanfield
Short break of one week
Monday 8th April 7pm
St. James Church Hall, Burnopfield
Monday 15th April 7pm,
St Margaret's Church Hall, Tanfield.
Tue19Mar20193:00 pmSt James Church Hall & Community Centre.
Sun14Apr201912:00 pmSt James Church.
Sun28Apr20193:00 pmSt James Church Hall & Community Centre.
Sat18May201910:30 amSt James Church Hall & Community Centre.
Sat25May201910:00 amSt James Church.
Please come along to help keep our village tidy and at the same time have some time for thoughtful prayer and reflection. The event last month was a great success please come along all are welcome.
Tue11Jun2019Tue09Jul20197:00 pmSt.Margarets,Tanfield and St. James ,Burnopfield
Benefice Bible study and discussion group - the book of Ruth.
This will begin on Tuesday 11th June at 7pm. The sessions, will alternate between St.Margarets,Tanfield and St. James ,Burnopfield .
Tuesday 11th June 7pm - St. James Vestry
Tuesday 18th June 7pm- St. Margaret’s Church
Tuesday 25th June 7pm- St. James Vestry
Tuesday 2nd July 7pm - St. Margaret’s Church
Tuesday 9th July 7pm - St. James Vestry
Everyone is welcome to attend
Sun16Jun20193:00 pmSt James Church Hall & Community Centre.
Wed19Jun20197:00 pmSt. James Church Hall & Community Centre.
Fri21Jun20197:00 pmSt James Church.
Tickets which includes a glass of wine or juice and nibbles, will be available soon at £6.
Sat13Jul2019TBASt. James Church Hall & Community Centre.
Sun21Jul20193:00 pmSt James Church Hall & Community Centre.
Sun15Sep20193:00 pmSt James Church Hall & Community Centre.
Clergy and Lay members of congregations across the Diocese will be gathering for this. Check the flyers at the back of church for details and please pray for those who will be attending from our parish as we reflect on what God is saying to the people of Burnopfield and Dipton and look forward to him being with us and those we live alongside in the future,
Sat19Oct201910:30 amSt James Church.A Church Outing to Durham is planned for 19th October . Hoping to leave Burnopfield at around 10am and returning from Durham at 3.30pm, a coach will take people to and from the Cathedral making it very accessible for people to be involved. Pease sign at back of church if you are interested in attending.
Sun20Oct2019St James Church.The Deanery Confirmation service is to be held at St James Burnopfield on Sunday 20 th October. Preparation will begin in September, so if you are interested in being confirmed, or want to know more about what is involved, please have a word with Rev. Andy.
3:00 pmSt James Church Hall & Community Centre.
Wed23Oct20191:00 pmWhite le Head Methodist Church
An invitation from White le Head Methodist Church. Tantobie; DH99RX Lunch followed by a sing a long with old secular songs popular in the early twentieth century when families sang together.
Sun17Nov20193:00 pmSt James Church Hall & Community Centre.
Sun01Dec20194:00 pmSt James Church.
Mon02Dec2019Hobson Golf Club
Call Roy Beckwith 270773 or mob:07555067313 to book your place.
Wed04Dec2019Woodmans Arms Whickham.
St. James Mothers Union invite members and friends to join them at the Woodmans Arms Whickham, on December 4th at 7pm. Transport will be provided. The menu and a list to sign are at the back of church
Sun15Dec20193:00 pmSt James Church Hall & Community Centre.