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Women’s Wisdom Bible Study

Women’s Bible Wisdom Study | Second and Fourth Tuesdays, 5:30 to 6:30 pm (This group will discontinue meetings for the summer – meetings will resume in September). This Bible study meets twice a month to read together through a biblical book or theme at a time. We explore when and under what conditions the passages were [...]
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Thursday Men’s Bible Study

Thursday Men’s Bible Study Breakfast  |  Meets every other Thursday – 10:00 am We are led by Christ’s example of service to others, and members take turns in leading the morning worship and discussing the following Sunday’s readings, or in the cooking and cleaning up of the breakfast meal. Meets every other Thursday at 7:30 a.m., [...]
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Living Faith Bible Studies

Living Faith Bible Studies |  Wednesdays 10:00 am (This group will discontinue meetings for the summer – meetings will resume in September). The Living Faith Bible Study reads and discusses the upcoming Sunday’s lectionary readings.  For more information or to join this Zoom group, contact: Betse Trice:
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Lectionary Ladies Bible Study

Lectionary Ladies  |  Wednesdays 2:00 pm, via Zoom (This group will discontinue meetings for the summer – meetings will resume in September).The Lectionary Ladies read and discuss the upcoming Sunday’s lectionary readings.To join us via Zoom, contact: Kitsie Garland,
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Sample Some Beauty

St. James's is a place that God continues to bless with beauty of all kinds  - in prayer and worship - and also the sites, sounds, fellowship and outreach that happen in our midst. Sample just some of this beauty here.  Come visit.  We know you'll find more.
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Sample Some Music

Click on the images to play the videos. Parish Choir – And the glory of the Lord (Handel, Messiah) Children's & Cherub's Choirs Mothers Day Tribute Bluegrass Mass – Wake up, my soul (Furay) Youth Choir - This little babe (Ceremony of Carols, Britten)
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Sample a Sermon

I am text block. Click edit button to change this text. Lorem ipsum dolor sit amet, consectetur adipiscing elit. Ut elit tellus, luctus nec ullamcorper mattis, pulvinar dapibus leo. Rev. Dr. John McCard - Seventh Sunday After Easter The Rev. Hilary Streever - Third Sunday of Easter Lay Chaplain Blake Singer - Trinity Sunday Associate [...]
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Fall Parish Retreat

Response to the Fall Parish Retreat has been so great that all the available beds have been reserved. Reservations are now on a Waiting List Only basis. The cost for two nights of lodging and six meals is $285 families (or two adults) and $185 for singles. Kids are always free and childcare is provided [...]
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DOER volunteers can support the CARITAS mission of providing  shelter and effective, permanent solutions to individuals and families dealing with the crisis of homelessness and/or addiction in the Metro Richmond area.  Here are some ways to support this ministry: Donate grocery cards (Walmart, Kroger, Food Lion) and fast food gift cards (McDonald’s, Chick-Fil-A, Subway, Panera). [...]
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Wednesday Night Programs

The History of St. James's From the Beginning. Part II of "Uncovering Our History" - Fall 2021 No matter how much you know about St. James’s, you'll continue to learn more. As with the Wednesday series in May this past spring -  we’ll continue to learn about the history of St. James’s through the lens [...]
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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

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 political and regional history. Please watch this [...]
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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, [...]
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