Caring for Creation: Earth Day 2017

Posted on Apr 18, 2017 in Happenings, Ministries, Special Occasions | 0 comments

… and The People’s Climate March … You are invited to join the Caring for Creation Committee who will be marching with the St. James Lutheran Church banner in the People’s Climate March on Saturday, April 29th.  Be a part of environmental awareness, the challenge of preventing further global warming, and a coalition of Christian friends who choose to celebrate Earth Day in a People’s Climate March sponsored by  Stay tuned for more information on where to gather and join the parade route!  And be sure to attend a special Earth Day service on Sunday,...

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Eco Film Night

Posted on Sep 15, 2016 in Education, Happenings, Ministries, Other | 0 comments

YOU ARE INVITED TO ATTEND JAMES CAMERON’S EMMY-AWARD WINNING SERIES ON CLIMATE CHANGE! Eco Film Night returns on alternate Wednesday evenings at 7:00pm — Films are screened at First Christian Church, 1314 SW Park Ave., Portland, OR 97201 —   Sept. 14th — TRUE COLORS — New Jersey/The Netherlands/Gov. Insley vs. Labor/Environmentalists — Sept. 28th — WINDS OF CHANGE — Renewable Energy/Natural Gas/Fracking — Oct. 12th — REVOLT, REBUILD, RENEW — Corporate America/Energy/Global Warming/Politics — Oct. 26th — A...

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St. James Fall Boxcars

Posted on Sep 1, 2016 in Education, Ministries, Other | 0 comments

It’s Back-to-School-Time again.  That means new clothes, new shoes, new school supplies, unless you don’t have the resources.  But Lutheran World Relief can help, with a little bit of YOUR help.  Please join us in creating these much-needed school kits.  Fred Meyer is a great resource for school supplies.  Financial donations may serve this purpose better.  We are very adept at stretching dollars, so checks are especially welcome!   Back-to-School Supply List for each Kit: 4 spiral notebooks 5 pencils 1 12-inch ruler 1 individual plastic pencil sharpener 5 blue or black ball...

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2015 Thanksgiving at St. James:

Posted on Nov 3, 2015 in Happenings, Ministries, Special Occasions, Worship | 0 comments

Thursday, November 26th, 2015 Ecumenical Worship Service, 10:30am Annual Community Meal, 1-4:00pm Worship on Thanksgiving with us!  And consider helping with our for our annual St. James Thanksgiving Community Meal — where the hours slaving away are actually fun, opportunities to visit with others abound, and where you’ll never have to think about the prospect of deli turkey!  We will serve a hot, fresh meal to anyone from 1-4:00pm on Thanksgiving Day complete with turkey, ham, dinner rolls, mashed potatoes, stuffing, and of course pie (in addition to other traditional Thanksgiving...

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Taos Habitat Team Trip, Oct. 3-10, 2015

Posted on Sep 2, 2015 in Happenings, Ministries | 0 comments

Brick by Brick a Home is Built:  The 2015 Taos Habitat Team Invites YOU to Buy a Brick & Become a PAL. October 3-10, 2015 —— Taos, New Mexico … A team of nine people will be travelling to Taos to help the Romero family build their home.  Kay Betton, Karin Hatch, Leon Gogl, and Linda & Larry Larson will join four people from St. Augustine’s Episcopal of Freeland, WA on this important trip.  We would like you to travel with us by becoming a PAL.  Your participation will be a gift to the team as we are small in number but mighty in heart! To find out how you...

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