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CARITAS

DOER volunteers can still support the CARITAS mission of providing shelter and support to women in need during the pandemic: Donate grocery cards (Walmart, Kroger, Food Lion) and fast food gift cards (McDonald’s, Chick-Fil-A, Subway, Panera). Please mail your cards to CARITAS P.O. Box 25790 Richmond, VA 23260-5790, Attention: Clara Stokes. Donate fabric masks and [...]
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RE:work Richmond

Help Build Financial Literacy DOERS of St. James’s are invited to join volunteers of St. Stephen’s and St. Peter’s Episcopal churches to become part of a new outreach initiative providing financial literacy coaching. RE:work RICHMOND is a public private non-profit initiative whose mission is to reduce the level of poverty in the East End of Richmond [...]
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WomanKind

Since 2004, St. James’s in Richmond has hosted WomanKind every two years, creating a safe space for women to explore topics of faith in a supportive, encouraging environment. Although WomanKind is led in the Christian tradition, this event invites all participants of any faith to search within and with each other for a deeper understanding [...]
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April 11 Service of Morning Prayer

Episcopal Diocese of Virginia's Diocesan-Wide Streamed Service The Bishops encourage congregations to use this service on Sunday, April 11, the Second Sunday of Easter, so that all members of the Diocese can share in the joy of the diocesan-wide gathering.  The streamed Service of Morning Prayer will be led by: The Rt. Rev. Susan Ellyn [...]
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Sacred Ground at St. James’s

New Sacred Ground Classes Stared April, 2021 Sacred Ground is a ground breaking film-and-reading-based series focused on race and grounded in faith. Part of what makes it so rewarding, and, frankly, life-changing is the small group meetings where members walk through America's history while weaving in threads of their own family story, economic class, and [...]
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Holy Week & Easter

Easter Sunday, April 4—Holy Eucharist Click here to view the Easter Service In-person indoor services at 7:30 am, 9 am (Flowering of the Cross), 11:15 am (Flowering of the Cross) and 1 pm 10:00 am--streamed Easter service with communion (Professionally shot and beautifully produced service)  Click here for the Service Bulletin. View the service on doers.org/live, [...]
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COVID – 19: What to Know About Church

Some Questions & Answers to Help Us Gain a Common Understanding of Our Faith Community’s Response to COVID-19 Safety Considerations When can we re-gather? We all miss being present with and for each other! Re-gathering depends on each locality. Guidelines for re-gathering are based on public health markers. • They take into consideration the public [...]
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Holy Peeps Project 2021

Children and Youth are invited to get a shoe box, some Easter Candy, and a bit of imagination to create a diorama of a Bible story or liturgical action featuring PEEPS candies. The idea of this Lenten project is to inspire our children and youth to have fun exploring Bible stories and Episcopal liturgy by [...]
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The Underground Kitchen

Giving back and helping those in need! During the initial months of COVID, the Diocese of Va., and many members of St. James's, joined forces to get much-appreciated food to the hungry in our community. Working together, we delivered over 50,000 meals of chef-prepared soups and fresh bread. This ministry has taken a pause to [...]
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