Join our ministry teams June 17 – 21, 2019 and make a difference! We plan to work again with Virginia Supportive Housing and project:Homes, non-profit service agencies with which we have strong working partnerships. (more…)
On Sunday, January 20 at 4:00 p.m. through Monday, January 21 about 11:00 a.m., our 10th-12th grade youth will have a MLK Lock-In for Service. (more…)
This past July, Episcopal Bishops, clergy, and lay leaders gathered in Austin, Texas for General Convention. Included in their agenda were over a dozen environmental resolutions indicating a strong commitment to caring for God’s creation. (more…)
Recently, Penny Gugino told me a tip about junk mail. Yes, you can put it in your recycle bin as soon as you get it, but it is better to stop receiving it so that it doesn’t arrive in your mailbox in the first place. (more…)
Growing up in the 1970s, I often watched Mutual of Omaha’s Wild Kingdom. I have cozy memories of the host, white-haired Marlin Perkins, narrating long, extended takes of animals in their natural habitat, far removed from human civilization. (more…)
“To fast” means to do without in order to draw closer to God. For 2018, our Presiding Bishop Michael Curry asks us to fast on the 21st of each month in solidarity with all who struggle with hunger. His concern is domestic and international. (more…)
This year, increase your giving options and reward your family and friends with items that follow your heart and the Holy Spirit at our Alternative Gift Market on December 9. Sunday, December 9, 2018, 10:15 a.m. Michaux House Parlors As we prepare for the coming of the Christ child, the gifts we prepare for others […]
The face of hunger has shifted dramatically during the last decade. Today hunger is far reaching and includes not only senior citizens on fixed incomes but also our working neighbors who live paycheck to paycheck without any financial security blanket to catch them when unexpected emergencies happen and when no food is left in the […]
The Christmas Giving Tree ministry offers us an opportunity to provide gifts to children and seniors
Episcopal Relief & Development is working with dioceses in the hurricanes’ paths.
9:15 a.m. Registration; 10:00 a.m. HE II; 10:45 a.m. Start Doing! 12:30 PICNIC!
We have a very special partnership with the Episcopal Diocese of Cuba that began in 2013. Past teams from St. James’s have assisted in the rebuilding of a church in Santiago de Cuba, and have also worked on projects in Havana as well. We hope to offer another mission trip to Cuba in 2019. (more…)
We work with ecumenical partners and others to bring effective rapid public transportation to metropolitan Richmond. The rapid transit system for greater Richmond connects job-seekers with employers and county residents with downtown attractions, with a positive impact on our region’s economy. In this area, we are also working on race relations through a partnership with […]
Working through project:HOMES, a community agency that provides services to elderly citizens, our volunteers work together several times a year to renovate or repair the homes of low-income elderly city residents. Kyle Martin is our professional building contractor who supervises and welcomes even those with no building experience! Contact: Andy Smith, 310-1026
A team of volunteers with professional expertise, such as accountants, lawyers, financial planners, eldercare/nursing home specialists, and building contractors who provide consultation to the Director of Servant Ministry/Pastoral Social Worker or clergy in addressing issues and questions that relate to the needs of a church member. Volunteers work on a periodic “as needed” basis. When […]