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Fighting Hunger with the Food Force

The St. James’s Food Force and Men’s Cooking Team comprised of some 45 volunteers serve as outreach ministry providing healthy home cooked meals to our community’s homeless individuals and working poor families.  We partner this ministry with the Salvation Army that provides the community meal site and with many other agencies and congregations that provide […]

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Appalachia Mission 2013

Appalachia Mission Trip June 2-8, 2013 We plan to travel about 9 hours in a 15-passenger van to St. Timothy’s Outreach Center, Barnes Mountain, Eastern Kentucky. Many of the dwellings on Barnes Mountain require constant repair. This may include interior and exterior work such as drywall, painting, roofing, building porches, etc.   Previous construction experience is much […]

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Memorial Concert – May 26

St. James’s Episcopal Church will celebrate its biannual Memorial Concert honoring military veterans at 7:00 p.m. on Sunday, May 26, during Memorial Day weekend. The concert, given in remembrance of those who have died in military service and in thanksgiving for those among us who have served or are serving in our nation’s armed forces, […]

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Living Faith Bible Study Summer Book “Immortal Diamond”

Summertime Reading and Discussion – Wednesday, July 10 at 10 am in Michaux House Richard Rohr’s Immortal Diamond is the choice for summer reading for the Living Faith Bible Study. Here, Rohr suggests that our true selves are like diamonds, formed and shaped by the events of our lives which lead to transformation. As Rohr explores […]

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Jazz Eucharist 2013

JAZZ EUCHARIST – MAY 12 We hold the “Jazz Mass for St. James’s” by Dr. Mark Whitmire with the John Winn Jazz Group on Sunday, May 12, at 10:00 a.m. Music will include “When the saints go marchin’ in,” “Just a closer walk with thee,” “Precious Lord, take my hand,” “Let us break bread together,” “Alleluia, […]

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Hunting for Holiness in Havana – May 8 Interfaith Dialog

Hunting for Holiness in Havana: Stories from an Interfaith Journey to Cuba Each spring, we come together with our next-door neighbors, Congregation Beth Ahabah, to share a meal and conversations about Judaism and Christianity. This year’s event will take place on Wednesday, May 8 in Valentine Hall. Dinner will begin at 6 p.m., followed by […]

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