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January 2019 Spotlight:

Posted on Jan 3, 2019 in Education, Happenings, Ministries, Special Occasions | 0 comments

January 2019 Spotlight:

Sunday, January 13th: Jewish Museum Field Trip, 12:00 Noon (rescheduled from October). All are invited to join the Young Families for a field trip to the Jewish Museum, as part of a new series, “Our Neighbors’ Faith.” Contact Paula Veseth for more information: psveseth@yahoo.com. Sunday, January 20th: Our Mission Partners in Faith, 11:00am. We are pleased to share our facility with a “new start” Lutheran ministry in our Oregon Synod. The Flame is a worshiping ministry directed to those especially in the LGBTQ community. They have found a home at St. James since June of 2017. Pastor...

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Holiday Events at St. James 2018

Posted on Dec 1, 2018 in Happenings, Music, Worship | 0 comments

Holiday Events at St. James 2018

During this Advent and Christmas season we have many opportunities to celebrate at St. James. Consider inviting a friend to share in the special events of this season. Advent Soup, Service & Labyrinth Walk: Wednesday, December 5th, 6:00-8:15pm. Join us on this 1st Wednesday in Advent for Soup, 6:00pm; Holden Prayer Service, 6:45pm; Labyrinth Walk, 7:15pm. Lucia Sunday: December 9th, 9:30am. We commemorate Lucy, a martyr of Syracuse, who lived in 304 CE. We celebrate Lucia during a special church service and at coffee hour following. Bach Cantata Vespers: Sunday, December 9th,...

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2018 Gallery

Posted on Sep 14, 2018 in Photo Gallery | 0 comments

2018 Gallery

A collection of photos taken in 2018.

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St. James Listening Gatherings

Posted on Aug 1, 2018 in Groups, Happenings, Special Occasions | 0 comments

St. James Listening Gatherings

Pastor David thanks all who have attended a Listening Gathering this Summer. A total of over 50 people from four groups have already shared a bit of their lives and spiritual hopes with him. Special thanks to all who have hosted the events in their neighborhood homes. If you haven’t attended a gathering yet, please consider one of the options listed here. Each event will begin with Pastor David sharing some words from Luke 19. Then he hopes you will share a bit of your life history and spiritual journey. Finally, help him by answering “What is my one hope for St. James’ future...

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Pastor David Wants to Know You

Posted on Jul 1, 2018 in Happenings, Special Occasions, Worship | 3 comments

Pastor David Wants to Know You

Our ministry together at St. James begins Monday, July 16th. I’m excited and intend to hit the ground running by getting to know you — through trusting relationships Christ’s reign is advanced. I will immediately work with President Carl and the Council to create ten to twelve Listening Gatherings, hosted by members in their homes representing the geographical neighborhoods where St. James members reside or work. These one-time meetings will all have the same goals as I get to know you: 1) To be centered and grounded in the Luke 19 story of Jesus welcoming Zacchaeus. 2) For you to share...

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