Our Stories

Our church is full of people of different ages and from different backgrounds.  They each have a story to tell.  Here are some of them:


Beatrice close up
Beatrice Gilpin
St James for me is home. I have, over the years been part of different congregations, but St James is home. When we moved to Bexley in 2006, my young son was just turning two and... More ...
I have been a member of St James the Great, Blendon, since 2001, the year my son was born. After his birth I began to feel strongly that I wanted him to be baptised, something which prompted me to really think about why this felt important to me... More ...