About us

Our
Vision

Our Vision

Where We're Going...

Open hearts, open minds

Our
Mission

Our Mission

What We Do...

Living fully, intentionally and compassionately as we journey with people of every age, gender, race, sexual orientation and gender identity, differing abilities, economic or cultural backgrounds to be a hope-filled, faith community.

Our
Values

Our Values

Guiding Principles to Inspire...

Our values guide our daily life:

  • Spiritual Nourishment & Growth

  • Being One with Creation

  • Caring for Others

  • Worship

  • Building Community

  • Supporting our Vision through Financial Health

Who We Are

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We are a genuinely welcoming community, striving to articulate and live out what it means to be a hope-filled, loving and compassionate faith community in this time and place.

We are a community-based church offering ministry, community outreach, theatre and children's groups, all-inclusive wedding, funeral and baptism services, rental facilities, progressive study groups and weekly worship within the United Church tradition.

A different kind of church

Are you looking for a place where you can reflect and explore with your head as well as your heart? Where the sermons are engaging and applicable to daily living? Would you like to be part of a socially and environmentally conscious congregation that is involved with the community and the world, always inclusive and welcoming to all?

If so, why not consider visiting St. James United Church? We strive to be and do this, and more!

We're not stuffy. we promise!

We are a genuinely welcoming community, striving to articulate and live out what it means to be a hope-filled, loving and compassionate faith community in this time and place.

We are a community-based church offering ministry, community outreach, theatre and children's groups, all-inclusive wedding, funeral and baptism services, rental facilities, progressive study groups and weekly worship within the United Church tradition.

Meet Our Staff

Brian MacDonald our talented Music Director
Reverend Julie van Haaften
Lynda Parker our Chuch Caretaker
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Office

Your Neighbourhood Church

since 1908

It all began in a tent and from that very humble beginning St. James has become the busy place it is today.