Our Service Times
Worship Services and Sunday School are held on Sundays at 10:30 a.m. We
have plenty of free parking.
We are located at 400 Burnhamthorpe Road in Etobicoke, ON. Click here for bus access.
to St. James United Church
Our Vision ...
at St. James United Church in Etobicoke
is to be a Spirit-filled, connected, transformational church that
challenges the status quo and provokes interaction on our journey of
As a living expression of this vision we
seek to be an inclusive congregation that embraces diversity and
welcomes all people as God’s good gift to the world. We take joy in
celebrating God’s presence through relevant worship
and inspiring music.
At. St. James United Church you will find a professionally staffed nursery, a
School with engaging and creative venues for children
and youth, and a wide range of social and service
opportunities for all ages.
We value justice and compassion and
endeavour to be God’s hands and heart in the world reaching out to
others with hope and help, healing and wholeness. We actively do this
through our justice
ministries including Reiki, Christian
Meditation and a host of service
The community of St. James United Church,
Etobicoke is an open-minded, progressive congregation that listens
respectfully, acts with integrity, nurtures spirituality, and leaves
room for God’s mystery. We do not see ourselves as perfect, but as
God’s grace-filled people through whom God chooses to make a positive
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Sundays at 10:30 am September to June. Each Sunday is a feast of inspiring
music, relevant messages, a
first rate Sunday School for JK to Grade 12 and professionally staffed nursery for the wee ones.While the service officially starts at 10:30 a.m., there
is often a pre-service hymn sing, solo or choral prelude
beginning at 10:20 a.m.
Summer worship in July and August rotates between three
congregations and begins at 10:00 a.m.
September to June
27 Advent I: Hope Candle
Theme "Apocalyptic Hope"
4 Advent II: Peace Candle
Sunday School Christmas Pageant with opportunities for
all ages to participate in the Christmas story
11 Advent III: Joy Candle
Theme "Unique Christmas Celebrations"
Christmas Bake Sale after worship
18 10:30 a.m. Advent IV: Love Candle
"Christmas Carols and the Stories behind them"
18 7:30 p.m.
Choir Christmas Candlelight All 4 Choirs and professional flutist, Catherine
Richardson share the music and message of Christmas.
December 24 7:30 p.m.
A joyous celebration for all ages with choirs, communion,
candlelight and the Mexican "Las Posadas".
December 25 10:30 a.m.
with Bloordale United Church at St. James
Sing carols and hear the Christmas Story as we celebrate the
birth of Jesus.
Worship Services Online Click Here to hear
streaming audio portions of our Sunday Worship Services
In the event of an emergency such as a power outage or ice
storm, notice of a cancellation will be circulated by email
and our Telephone Network by 8:30
a.m. Sunday morning.
Click here to read the latest edition of The
Epistle, our quarterly newsletter
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Opportunities and resources to nurture your spirit, enrich your
mind and lift your heart.
Class Saturdays at 10:00 a.m.
Beginner through advanced
suitable for all ages led by John Flaxman; drop-in by donation.
Our words and thoughts have an impact. Here are two very meaningful and
Fun, formational and faith-building opportunities for all
ages including stories and activities on-line through Gospel Adventure. Learn about our Sunday School and