Welcome to Christ Church St. James!

We are seeking to be a caring, compassionate, welcoming family of God in Jesus Christ whose Mission is to:

  • Work through the power of the Holy Spirit to bring new members of all ages and backgrounds to Christ and to His Church.
  • Encourage life-long growth in Christian discipleship.
  • Care for the lonely and marginalized.
  • Provide pastoral care for the church family.
  • Go deeper in our worship of God through both existing and innovative forms of worship.

Weekly Services

SUNDAYS

10:00 am - Holy Communion (usually following the Book of Alternative Services), Nursery Care (staff on call before the service if needed - please collect kids before Communion starts - or just use it as a refuge space during the service if not leaving infants), Church School (children aged 2+ go downstairs at the Praise Hymn and return before Communion), and refreshments downstairs in the church hall or in the new narthex (foyer).

THURSDAYS

10:00 am - Morning Prayer and short Bible Study on the upcoming Sunday's readings.

Current News & Events

Keep your eye on the Upcoming Events page for complete week by week happenings.

Diocesan Strategic Plan Released - See this link for the Diocese's new 5 year plan.

Youth Ministry Position - Our Youth Pastor, Jon Dykeman, has given his notice and so we're looking for his replacement. See this PDF for a description of the position.

Incumbent Selection Process - We're pleased to announce that our search has ended - starting Oct. 1 our new incumbent will be the Rev. Canon David Smith - all the way from the Diocese of Ontario. David is profiled in the summer edition of the newsletter.

Building Expansion Project - We held our Dedication Service for our new building expansion in the fall of 2013 and have put it to good use ever since serving our community. Check out our Dedication Service video - shot by Lizz Coatsworth of the Youth Group.

 

Before the addition

 

After the addition

Contact Us

Christ Church St. James Anglican Church
194 Park Lawn Road
Toronto, ON    M8Y 3J1
416-251-8711 (voice)
647-694-1617 (fax)
christchurchstjames194 (at) gmail.com (office)

The Reverend David Smith, Incumbent - david.smith1962.ds (at) gmail.com
416-251-8711 x22 (office)
613-929-2757 (cell)
Bruce Smith, Mission Coordinator - rbsmith055 (at) gmail.com
The Reverend Canon Harold J. Percy, Honorary Assistant
The Reverend David Sproule, Honorary Assistant

Peter Patterson, Senior Warden
Sue Maurici, Senior Warden
Pete Pynenburg, Deputy Warden
Marie Soderlund, Deputy Warden
Jeff Coatsworth, Treasurer

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