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Children’s Christian Education on Sunday

Sunday School classes are offered for all children, ages two through fifth grade, from September through May each year.  Lessons are held during the Christian Education hour from 10:15 a.m. until 11:00 a.m. Godly Play Age three through first grade The Godly Play curriculum is based on storytelling and wondering. Using the language of religion [...]
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25 years with the Whitmires

July 15, 1995, was Mark’s and Virginia’s first day at St. James’s Church. They say it has been a wonderful 25 years, making music with so many wonderful people.   Recently, Mark and Virginia looked through the rosters - they were amazed to see how many choristers have been singing with them for 10, 15, and [...]
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Leadership Opportunity for High Schoolers

The Episcopal Diocese of Virginia has just announced Parish Youth Ministries is now accepting applications for committee membership for the 2020-21 program year. Rising 9th-12th graders who have attended a PYM event before are encouraged to apply. The link below has more information and the application. https://docs.google.com/forms/d/e/1FAIpQLSd5ksvHSapDY0vsCItCuC_rC08-5XVpRdwSZ0YEf7Oii19Yvw/viewform
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Youth Summer Preview January 27

St. James’s and the Diocese of Virginia offer many wonderful opportunities for youth to engage in leadership opportunities, volunteer service, mission trips, and good old fashion fun during the summer months! January 14 will be the 2019 Summer Preview (more…)

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MLK Evensong

January 19 at 5 p.m.

This service in celebration of the life and work of Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr., will feature St. James’s Choirs and the Concert Choir of Norfolk State University, one of the premiere African American ensembles in the country. The choirs will be led by Dr. Harlan Zachary, Director of the NSU choir. Guest organist and [...]
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All Saints Day Solemn Holy Eucharist

Thursday, November 1, 7:00 p.m.: All Saints Day Solemn Holy Eucharist The combined choirs of St. Stephen’s, St. Paul’s and St. James’s Church will sing Requiem by John Rutter in this celebration of one of the six principal feasts of the church. The Feast of All Saints is a day of remembrance of all of […]

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