Nov 2016

Lunchtime Carols 1pm Wednesday 14 December Carols by Candlelight 6.30pm Sunday 18 December Lunchtime Carols 1pm Wednesday 21 December Christmas Eve 5pm Saturday 24 December Christmas Day 11am Sunday 25 December...

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Aug 2016
Tom Dixon invades Clerkenwell

When I arrived at St James Clerkenwell in 1997 there was a sign on the steps saying ‘Do not sit or eat here by order of the churchwardens.’ One of the first things I did in my first week was to put a brightly coloured poster over the sign with the one word on it, ‘welcome’. Churches can inadvertently send out a very closed message to people that is completely opposite to the news of grace that we long to share. It reminds me of the Pharisees who complained to Jesus that......

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