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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Taos Habitat Mission Trip, Sept. 21-27

Posted on Sep 3, 2014 in Ministries, Other | 0 comments

Members of St. James Lutheran and of St. Augustine Episcopal Church, Whidbey Island, WA, will join and journey to Taos, New Mexico to work on a Habitat for Humanity project there.  They will work to install appliances, roofing, sheet rock, do painting and insulation for much-needed housing.  They will enjoy work and worship together in a fascinating part of the country, and meet and mingle with local residents.  Cheer them on during the Sunday morning liturgy on September 14 and remember them in your thoughts and prayers.  They will return with sore muscles and many stories.  Many thanks...

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Posted on Jan 25, 2014 in Happenings, Music, Other, Special Occasions | 0 comments

Join us for the 2014 BACH-A-THON on Sunday, February 2nd from 2-5:00 pm at St. James Lutheran Church.  Enjoy performances by various members of the American Guild of Organists.  Arrive when you can, leave when you must.  Free-will offering accepted.  

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Community Lenten Soup & Service Series

Posted on Feb 14, 2013 in Other, Worship | 0 comments

Each Wednesday during Lent (Feb. 20-Mar. 20), five different downtown churches are sponsoring a Community Lenten Soup & Service Series. A simple soup supper will begin at 6:15pm followed by a 45 minute worship service in the style of the host congregation at 7:00pm. The theme for the series is “Lenten Longings,” focusing on readings from the Psalmody.  St. James is proud to participate in this series! Click here for the location and presider of each service.  

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