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 St James Anglican Church

9709 98 Avenue
Peace River, Alberta
T8S 1J3



Office hours


Tuesday and Thursday

11-3 pm



 If you have any concerns or questions, call the office number:


or send an email to the office:






The Very Rev. Jason Haggstrom- Dean and Rector 

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We are proud that our mission is to

welcome, accept and encourage

ALL people in the name of Christ.

Our vision is to be a

Christ centered community

reaching out in service and love.








Peace River Community Soup Kitchen

The Peace River Community Soup Kitchen is a partnership between community businesses, local churches and volunteers since it’s inception in 2006. St James provides the financial management of the soup kitchen . The soup kitchen has operated out of the St James lower hall Since January 2007.

Hours of operation - The Soup kitchen is offering bag lunches to pick up on Monday to Fridays 12 Noon to 1pm  at the Ground level youth centre  (north of Peace Country Coop)


For volunteer opportunities and to learn more about the organization please visit their web site



Sutherland Weekly Service

St James holds church service for the residents of Sutherland Place Nursing Home, attached to the Peace River Community Health Centre, every Tuesday at 10 a.m. St James volunteers help to put on the service which is lead by the Dean. A sing-a-long often follows the service.



North Peace Performing Arts Festival
It is St James’ pleasure to host the junior and senior piano, voice, choirs and solo instrumental portions of the North Peace Community Arts Festival held in Peace River each spring. Over 1000 performers participate from all over the North Peace. The festival is an important opportunity for young artists to gain performance experience through the critiquing of a skilled adjudicator. The festival is fundamental to the continuing development of the performing arts in our area. Included are junior and senior piano, voice, musical theatre, choirs, bands and solo instrumental. 
The event ends with the Grand Concert, which includes performances by award winning students.
See their web site for more information



On Eagles Wings
On Eagles Wings is an Ecumenical Ministry which operates two Piper Aztec to provide a fly-in ministry to remote northern communities. The organization is incorporated as a charitable non-profit corporation in Canada and the US with a head office in Edmonton and an American office in Lansdale, Pennsylvania.  On Eagles Wings is officially recognized and endorsed by several Anglican, Lutheran, Moravian and Roman Catholic bodies in Canada and the US.
The Diocese of Athabasca fully endorses this ministry and is proud to have one of our own ordained priests as one of it’s pastors.
St James Anglican Cathedral is proud to be a “Northern Connections” partner with On Eagles Wings and looks forward to enhancing this relationship in the future. Additional information can be found on their web site



Compassion Canada
Compassion Canada works for the poorest of poor children in over 24 developing countries around the world. Compassion Canada is committed to eliminating the root cause of poverty for children around the globe. This is accomplished through the Sponsorship Program.
Since 2008, St. James is proud to sponsor a child under this program. Additional information on Compassion Canada can be found at their web site

Contact the church office @ 780-624-2743 for more information.