#Limitless – St James youth


Everyone needs a safe place to explore and experiment, especially when we are young.

 At St. James we provide that kind of experience for our confirmed and nonconfirmed youth ages 9-17.
It consists of a planned series of events and discussions that provide our youth with an opportunity to explore their Christian faith, to ask questions and express doubts, and to discover what they truly believe.

 Recent research has shown that young people who remain connected to their faith and to communities of faith past the age of 21 do so because of several factors. The two top factors have to do with being able to talk about their faith at home and being connected to older people in a community who take their faith development seriously. We believe this program helps build on this foundation for them and for the families they create in the future.

Young people studying in grade 11 through first year college/university may be interested in the Anglican Diocese of Ottawa Youth Internship Program.

 For more information about St James Youth Ministries, please contact our church office at or 613.692.2082.

Games Night:
Once a month our youth aged 9-17 are invited to bring their friends and themselves to a Friday evening Games night. Snacks and drinks provided from 6:30-9:00 pm in Tomkins Hall

Young people studying in in grade 11 through first year college/university may be interested in the Anglican Diocese of Ottawa Youth Internship Program.

7Th Annual Advent Gingerbread Church Decorating Event 2017

Messy Church Jesse Tree Pageant 2017

Random Acts of Kindness: From November 12 and November 15

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CLAY 2014

Check out our video: you will need to copy and past the link into your browser!

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2014 Car Wash: Was held Saturday June 14th from 9 am –1:30 pm at Jack May Chevrolet Buick GMC Ltd on 3788 Prince of Wales Dr. 
 We advertised this as a great gift idea for Father’s Day –Our amazing group of youth did something VERY special for this car wash, their last CLAY (Canadian Lutheran & Anglican Youth) fundraising event. We have a group of 13  people from our diocese attending the conference in Kamloops B.C. this August. We had already raised enough funds to attend this conference and the youth unanimously decided that all proceeds from this, their last fundraiser, would be used to help other kids who would love to go but cannot afford the cost! How proud we all are, of this incredible act of kindness! The response from the  organizers of the CLAY Conference when advised of this offer is below: Registrar: “Thank you SO MUCH for your generous offer to help out another group!
I was just so excited to read your email this morning, and it’s really stayed with me all day. This is exactly the kind of community that events like CLAY promotes, and I’m so pleased to be a part of facilitating it!”

With our friends, Monique, Nora and Lily from the Parish of Huntley,  Rachel from St Matthews and the awesome support of our friends and incredible parishioners,  we raised $810.00 and counting! The diocese has agreed to match us dollar for dollar up to $500.00. So we will be sending $1310.000 to  ensure 2 other home teams are able to attend! What a proud day for us!!!!

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1st Annual Youth BBQ for ages 9-18 –  The Jr. Youth and the F.A.I.T.H. Team joined together to have a BBQ supper, eat ice cream Fridaes(sundae) without a spoon, have birthday day cake (Happy Birthday Erica) participate in group activities and play a game of soccer baseball! The F.A.I.T.H Team went to DQ afterwards.

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Miscellaneous and Random pictures from 2013/14  

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