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Scott-Taliaferro Scholarship 2020

Funding for the Scott-Taliaferro Scholarship is given through the generosity of Mrs. Thomas Branch Scott, Jr. and Lucy Nelson Taliaferro in memory of their parents and grandparents, and Dr. and Mrs. Richard Michaux. Created to provide financial aid to the undergraduate college education of St. James’s members, the scholarship is awarded based on need and [...]
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Church Facilities Master Plan Survey

Are you looking forward to the day when COVID-19 is in the rearview mirror, when we can gather again on our West Franklin campus and in our beautiful spaces? When you think about our church facilities, what do you miss most? What have you always wished we could change about the campus and buildings? What [...]
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Parenting Forums COVID-19

Ashley Soukup, a Licensed Marriage and Family Therapist, is back and hosting an online forum. It will be Tuesday, May 26 at 7:00 p.m., via Zoom. She is sharing "Challenges of life during social distancing and what families can do." For all information contact
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You can help McGuire Veterans Hospital

While our hospital ministry team is unable to be present with patients and staff at this time, DOERS can help provide greatly needed masks for hospital staff who do not work directly with patients. The hospital requires 100% cotton masks. We are looking for volunteers to sew masks as well as donations of the following [...]
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Support CARITAS in COVID-19

Be part of a housewarming shower! The long-awaited opening of the CARITAS Center is scheduled for this summer! St. James’s adopted a 2 bedroom apartment and now it is time to help get all 47 sober living apartments ready to receive new residents. Jennifer Pollard is hosting a shower and would love to have you [...]
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State of the Church

Dear Parish Family, Since our last video update on the state of the parish, we felt it was important to give you a further update on the vestry and staff's expectations for the amount of time it will take for us to prepare for a future return to public worship. On Monday, May 4, the [...]
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St. James’s Children’s Center works with SaveRVARestaurants and Perly’s

Weezie Beckley - Thank you for sending those wonderful pictures. Could you share with me more information about SaveRVARestaurants?  Diahann Whittington - Director of Saint James’s Children Center - We were connected through Toby Desch, whose friend Brock Saunders was trying to help local restaurants and families in need at the same time.  Nicci Porter is [...]
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Doers Can Help RVA during COVID

So many faithful DOERS are asking for ways to help during this pandemic. Many will miss participating in our annual CARITAS shelter host week which was scheduled for April 25- May 2. The good news, however is that CARITAS staff have located a “permanent” location for its women guests (R Street Salvation Army Center) throughout [...]
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