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Oct-6-2019-Haiti

Celebrate Haiti on St. Francis Sunday

Join us October 6 for St. Francis Sunday, in celebration of St. Francis of Assisi who loved animals and worked with the poor. Celebrate the saint whose spiritual journey included preaching and a life of consistent imitation of Christ. Francis of Assisi embraced the impoverished, stripped himself of all worldly encumbrances and invited his followers [...]
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Mission to Cuba Departs

A baker’s dozen of missioners from St. James’s Episcopal Church depart for Cuba today to work with the Episcopal Diocese of Cuba on improving their facilities including the development of a rural retreat named after a Virginian, Bishop Alexander Hugo Blankingship, who was the diocese’s Bishop from 1939 until the Cuban Revolution. “The possibility of […]

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Honduras Mission July 15-22

Anyone interested in the Honduras Mission Trip scheduled for July 15-22, 2013 should contact Kathryn West at k-west@comcast.net or 615-5355.  In San Pedro Sula, Honduras we will stay at Our Little Roses Home for Girls, where we will play games, sing, pray and share meals with the girls. We will travel to their Retreat Center for an overnight stay and […]

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Summer Outreach Focuses on Local Mission Opportunity

This summer, during the week of July 8-12, a team from St. James’s partnered with Project:Homes and Virginia Supportive Housing, serving low-income and formerly homeless neighbors in Richmond. Work included construction projects and de-cluttering.   You can call it outreach by immersion or you can call it a mission trip to Richmond. What we call […]

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