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CDC Preschool 8:00 am
CDC Preschool
Dec 1 @ 8:00 am – 5:00 pm
CDC Preschool
The St. James Child Development Center, located at St. James Lutheran Church, has been certified by the state of Oregon since 1981. To inquire about openings, rates, or for more information, please contact the Child[...]
Feeding the Hungry at Noon 12:00 pm
Feeding the Hungry at Noon
Dec 1 @ 12:00 pm – 1:00 pm
Feeding the Hungry at Noon … For more than a year now, St. James members have partnered with Pastor Bruce Arnold in distributing a meal to those in need. As we do what we can[...]
Chancel Choir Rehearsal 7:15 pm
Chancel Choir Rehearsal
Dec 1 @ 7:15 pm – 8:45 pm
NOTE: Beginning September 8th, 2022, the Choir resumed regular rehearsals from 7:15 to 8:45pm. Their voices returned to the service on Sunday, September 11th, 2022. Our thanks to Director of Music Ministry Colin Stave and[...]
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CDC Preschool 8:00 am
CDC Preschool
Dec 2 @ 8:00 am – 5:00 pm
CDC Preschool
The St. James Child Development Center, located at St. James Lutheran Church, has been certified by the state of Oregon since 1981. To inquire about openings, rates, or for more information, please contact the Child[...]
Feeding the Hungry at Noon 12:00 pm
Feeding the Hungry at Noon
Dec 2 @ 12:00 pm – 1:00 pm
Feeding the Hungry at Noon … For more than a year now, St. James members have partnered with Pastor Bruce Arnold in distributing a meal to those in need. As we do what we can[...]
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Contemplative Prayer 9:30 am
Contemplative Prayer
Dec 3 @ 9:30 am – 11:00 am
Contemplative Prayer @ Portland | Oregon | United States
Contemplative Prayer at St. James NOTE: This December Contemplative Prayer will meet on Zoom on Saturday, December 3rd at 9:30am. We will also meet in person on Saturday, December 17th at 5:00pm for an in-person[...]
O Christmas Tree … 10:00 am
O Christmas Tree …
Dec 3 @ 10:00 am – 1:00 pm
Decorate the Christmas Tree. We gather on Saturday, December 3rd, 2022 at 10:00am to prepare our worship area for Christmas. A light meal will be served. Join us!
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WELCA Fair Trade Sale 10:30 am
WELCA Fair Trade Sale @ St. James Lutheran Church
Dec 4 @ 10:30 am – 11:00 am
Fair Trade is Back! We’re back in business! Come to the table in the Pioneer Chapel the first Sunday of every month to stock up on your favorite fair trade products. Prices have increased, but[...]
9:30 Sunday Morning Worship 9:30 am
9:30 Sunday Morning Worship @ St. James Lutheran Church
Dec 4 @ 9:30 am – 10:30 am
Sunday Morning Worship with Holy Communion WELCOME TO WORSHIP AT ST. JAMES — NOTE: The Oregon mask mandate has ended. Although not required, you are encouraged to continue wearing a mask at St. James events[...]
10:30am Coffee Hour 10:30 am
10:30am Coffee Hour
Dec 4 @ 10:30 am – 11:30 am
Coffee Hour Returns … Beginning Sunday, August 1st, 2021, you are invited to gather for our coffee hour immediately after worship in Pioneer Chapel. You may also sign up at church to host the gathering[...]
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CDC Preschool 8:00 am
CDC Preschool
Dec 5 @ 8:00 am – 5:00 pm
CDC Preschool
The St. James Child Development Center, located at St. James Lutheran Church, has been certified by the state of Oregon since 1981. To inquire about openings, rates, or for more information, please contact the Child[...]
Feeding the Hungry at Noon 12:00 pm
Feeding the Hungry at Noon
Dec 5 @ 12:00 pm – 1:00 pm
Feeding the Hungry at Noon … For more than a year now, St. James members have partnered with Pastor Bruce Arnold in distributing a meal to those in need. As we do what we can[...]
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CDC Preschool 8:00 am
CDC Preschool
Dec 6 @ 8:00 am – 5:00 pm
CDC Preschool
The St. James Child Development Center, located at St. James Lutheran Church, has been certified by the state of Oregon since 1981. To inquire about openings, rates, or for more information, please contact the Child[...]
Feeding the Hungry at Noon 12:00 pm
Feeding the Hungry at Noon
Dec 6 @ 12:00 pm – 1:00 pm
Feeding the Hungry at Noon … For more than a year now, St. James members have partnered with Pastor Bruce Arnold in distributing a meal to those in need. As we do what we can[...]
St. James Book Group 7:00 pm
St. James Book Group
Dec 6 @ 7:00 pm – 8:00 pm
St. James Book Club meets Tuesday, December 6th at 7:00pm. This month we will discuss The Violin Conspiracy by Brendan Slocumb. We will meet in person at Shirley Roggen’s house on Tuesday, December 6th. Interested[...]
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CDC Preschool 8:00 am
CDC Preschool
Dec 7 @ 8:00 am – 5:00 pm
CDC Preschool
The St. James Child Development Center, located at St. James Lutheran Church, has been certified by the state of Oregon since 1981. To inquire about openings, rates, or for more information, please contact the Child[...]
Centering Prayer 8:30 am
Centering Prayer
Dec 7 @ 8:30 am – 9:00 am
Centering Prayer
Wednesday Centering Prayer — You are invited to join our community Centering Prayer Group, which gathers every Wednesday at 8:30am in the Pioneer Chapel.
Feeding the Hungry at Noon 12:00 pm
Feeding the Hungry at Noon
Dec 7 @ 12:00 pm – 1:00 pm
Feeding the Hungry at Noon … For more than a year now, St. James members have partnered with Pastor Bruce Arnold in distributing a meal to those in need. As we do what we can[...]
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CDC Preschool 8:00 am
CDC Preschool
Dec 8 @ 8:00 am – 5:00 pm
CDC Preschool
The St. James Child Development Center, located at St. James Lutheran Church, has been certified by the state of Oregon since 1981. To inquire about openings, rates, or for more information, please contact the Child[...]
Food Boxing at 10:00am 10:00 am
Food Boxing at 10:00am
Dec 8 @ 10:00 am – 11:00 am
Food Boxing at 10:00am
St. James Food Box Ministry: Helping the Unsheltered: Five days a week — every weekday (Monday through Friday) at 12:00 Noon in the Park Blocks in front of our building — we bring boxes of[...]
Feeding the Hungry at Noon 12:00 pm
Feeding the Hungry at Noon
Dec 8 @ 12:00 pm – 1:00 pm
Feeding the Hungry at Noon … For more than a year now, St. James members have partnered with Pastor Bruce Arnold in distributing a meal to those in need. As we do what we can[...]
Chancel Choir Rehearsal 7:15 pm
Chancel Choir Rehearsal
Dec 8 @ 7:15 pm – 8:45 pm
NOTE: Beginning September 8th, 2022, the Choir resumed regular rehearsals from 7:15 to 8:45pm. Their voices returned to the service on Sunday, September 11th, 2022. Our thanks to Director of Music Ministry Colin Stave and[...]
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CDC Preschool 8:00 am
CDC Preschool
Dec 9 @ 8:00 am – 5:00 pm
CDC Preschool
The St. James Child Development Center, located at St. James Lutheran Church, has been certified by the state of Oregon since 1981. To inquire about openings, rates, or for more information, please contact the Child[...]
Feeding the Hungry at Noon 12:00 pm
Feeding the Hungry at Noon
Dec 9 @ 12:00 pm – 1:00 pm
Feeding the Hungry at Noon … For more than a year now, St. James members have partnered with Pastor Bruce Arnold in distributing a meal to those in need. As we do what we can[...]
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9:30 Sunday Morning Worship 9:30 am
9:30 Sunday Morning Worship @ St. James Lutheran Church
Dec 11 @ 9:30 am – 10:30 am
Sunday Morning Worship with Holy Communion WELCOME TO WORSHIP AT ST. JAMES — NOTE: The Oregon mask mandate has ended. Although not required, you are encouraged to continue wearing a mask at St. James events[...]
10:30am Coffee Hour 10:30 am
10:30am Coffee Hour
Dec 11 @ 10:30 am – 11:30 am
Coffee Hour Returns … Beginning Sunday, August 1st, 2021, you are invited to gather for our coffee hour immediately after worship in Pioneer Chapel. You may also sign up at church to host the gathering[...]
Open Space 11:00 am
Open Space
Dec 11 @ 11:00 am – 12:00 pm
Education hour following the 9:30am service and coffee. NOTE: Sunday School and Open Space returned on Sunday, September 18th, 2022. We moved back to our newly renovated St. James historic building on October 23rd, 2022.[...]
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CDC Preschool 8:00 am
CDC Preschool
Dec 12 @ 8:00 am – 5:00 pm
CDC Preschool
The St. James Child Development Center, located at St. James Lutheran Church, has been certified by the state of Oregon since 1981. To inquire about openings, rates, or for more information, please contact the Child[...]
Feeding the Hungry at Noon 12:00 pm
Feeding the Hungry at Noon
Dec 12 @ 12:00 pm – 1:00 pm
Feeding the Hungry at Noon … For more than a year now, St. James members have partnered with Pastor Bruce Arnold in distributing a meal to those in need. As we do what we can[...]
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CDC Preschool 8:00 am
CDC Preschool
Dec 13 @ 8:00 am – 5:00 pm
CDC Preschool
The St. James Child Development Center, located at St. James Lutheran Church, has been certified by the state of Oregon since 1981. To inquire about openings, rates, or for more information, please contact the Child[...]
Feeding the Hungry at Noon 12:00 pm
Feeding the Hungry at Noon
Dec 13 @ 12:00 pm – 1:00 pm
Feeding the Hungry at Noon … For more than a year now, St. James members have partnered with Pastor Bruce Arnold in distributing a meal to those in need. As we do what we can[...]
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CDC Preschool 8:00 am
CDC Preschool
Dec 14 @ 8:00 am – 5:00 pm
CDC Preschool
The St. James Child Development Center, located at St. James Lutheran Church, has been certified by the state of Oregon since 1981. To inquire about openings, rates, or for more information, please contact the Child[...]
Centering Prayer 8:30 am
Centering Prayer
Dec 14 @ 8:30 am – 9:00 am
Centering Prayer
Wednesday Centering Prayer — You are invited to join our community Centering Prayer Group, which gathers every Wednesday at 8:30am in the Pioneer Chapel.
Feeding the Hungry at Noon 12:00 pm
Feeding the Hungry at Noon
Dec 14 @ 12:00 pm – 1:00 pm
Feeding the Hungry at Noon … For more than a year now, St. James members have partnered with Pastor Bruce Arnold in distributing a meal to those in need. As we do what we can[...]
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CDC Preschool 8:00 am
CDC Preschool
Dec 15 @ 8:00 am – 5:00 pm
CDC Preschool
The St. James Child Development Center, located at St. James Lutheran Church, has been certified by the state of Oregon since 1981. To inquire about openings, rates, or for more information, please contact the Child[...]
Feeding the Hungry at Noon 12:00 pm
Feeding the Hungry at Noon
Dec 15 @ 12:00 pm – 1:00 pm
Feeding the Hungry at Noon … For more than a year now, St. James members have partnered with Pastor Bruce Arnold in distributing a meal to those in need. As we do what we can[...]
Chancel Choir Rehearsal 7:15 pm
Chancel Choir Rehearsal
Dec 15 @ 7:15 pm – 8:45 pm
NOTE: Beginning September 8th, 2022, the Choir resumed regular rehearsals from 7:15 to 8:45pm. Their voices returned to the service on Sunday, September 11th, 2022. Our thanks to Director of Music Ministry Colin Stave and[...]
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CDC Preschool 8:00 am
CDC Preschool
Dec 16 @ 8:00 am – 5:00 pm
CDC Preschool
The St. James Child Development Center, located at St. James Lutheran Church, has been certified by the state of Oregon since 1981. To inquire about openings, rates, or for more information, please contact the Child[...]
Feeding the Hungry at Noon 12:00 pm
Feeding the Hungry at Noon
Dec 16 @ 12:00 pm – 1:00 pm
Feeding the Hungry at Noon … For more than a year now, St. James members have partnered with Pastor Bruce Arnold in distributing a meal to those in need. As we do what we can[...]
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Contemplative Prayer 5:00 pm
Contemplative Prayer
Dec 17 @ 5:00 pm – 6:30 pm
Contemplative Prayer @ Portland | Oregon | United States
Contemplative Prayer at St. James Welcoming the Return of Light: An Indoor Labyrinth As we enter the season of shorter, darker days you are invited to join this contemplative group of people who are learning[...]
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9:30 Sunday Morning Worship 9:30 am
9:30 Sunday Morning Worship @ St. James Lutheran Church
Dec 18 @ 9:30 am – 10:30 am
Sunday Morning Worship with Holy Communion WELCOME TO WORSHIP AT ST. JAMES — NOTE: The Oregon mask mandate has ended. Although not required, you are encouraged to continue wearing a mask at St. James events[...]
10:30am Coffee Hour 10:30 am
10:30am Coffee Hour
Dec 18 @ 10:30 am – 11:30 am
Coffee Hour Returns … Beginning Sunday, August 1st, 2021, you are invited to gather for our coffee hour immediately after worship in Pioneer Chapel. You may also sign up at church to host the gathering[...]
Sunday School 11:00 am
Sunday School
Dec 18 @ 11:00 am – 12:00 pm
Sunday School Returns: Sunday School and Open Space returned on Sunday, September 18th, 2022. We move back to our newly renovated St. James historic building on October 23rd, 2022. Mark your calendars and join us[...]
Jazz Vespers 5:00 pm
Jazz Vespers @ St. James Lutheran Church
Dec 18 @ 5:00 pm – 6:00 pm
Jazz Vespers @ St. James Lutheran Church | Portland | Oregon | United States
St. James Jazz Vespers 2022-2023 Season Announced! Join us on the third Sunday of the month for our Jazz Vespers series. The new and exciting season has been announced and it begins Sunday, September 18th[...]
Artist Reception 6:00 pm
Artist Reception
Dec 18 @ 6:00 pm – 7:00 pm
St. James Visual Arts Group This December 2022 we will showcase paintings, prints, and photographs made by the members of our St. James Visual Arts Group. Some contributors to the group show this year are[...]
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CDC Preschool 8:00 am
CDC Preschool
Dec 19 @ 8:00 am – 5:00 pm
CDC Preschool
The St. James Child Development Center, located at St. James Lutheran Church, has been certified by the state of Oregon since 1981. To inquire about openings, rates, or for more information, please contact the Child[...]
Feeding the Hungry at Noon 12:00 pm
Feeding the Hungry at Noon
Dec 19 @ 12:00 pm – 1:00 pm
Feeding the Hungry at Noon … For more than a year now, St. James members have partnered with Pastor Bruce Arnold in distributing a meal to those in need. As we do what we can[...]
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CDC Preschool 8:00 am
CDC Preschool
Dec 20 @ 8:00 am – 5:00 pm
CDC Preschool
The St. James Child Development Center, located at St. James Lutheran Church, has been certified by the state of Oregon since 1981. To inquire about openings, rates, or for more information, please contact the Child[...]
Food Boxing at 10:00am 10:00 am
Food Boxing at 10:00am
Dec 20 @ 10:00 am – 11:00 am
Food Boxing at 10:00am
St. James Food Box Ministry: Helping the Unsheltered: Five days a week — every weekday (Monday through Friday) at 12:00 Noon in the Park Blocks in front of our building — we bring boxes of[...]
WELCA Meeting 11:00 am
WELCA Meeting @ St. James Lutheran Church
Dec 20 @ 11:00 am – 1:00 pm
Join the St. James Women of the Evangelical Lutheran Church in America group as they meet and discuss various topics.
Feeding the Hungry at Noon 12:00 pm
Feeding the Hungry at Noon
Dec 20 @ 12:00 pm – 1:00 pm
Feeding the Hungry at Noon … For more than a year now, St. James members have partnered with Pastor Bruce Arnold in distributing a meal to those in need. As we do what we can[...]
Church Council Meeting 7:00 pm
Church Council Meeting
Dec 20 @ 7:00 pm – 8:00 pm
Church Council meets on the 3rd Tuesday every month at 7:00pm.
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CDC Preschool 8:00 am
CDC Preschool
Dec 21 @ 8:00 am – 5:00 pm
CDC Preschool
The St. James Child Development Center, located at St. James Lutheran Church, has been certified by the state of Oregon since 1981. To inquire about openings, rates, or for more information, please contact the Child[...]
Centering Prayer 8:30 am
Centering Prayer
Dec 21 @ 8:30 am – 9:00 am
Centering Prayer
Wednesday Centering Prayer — You are invited to join our community Centering Prayer Group, which gathers every Wednesday at 8:30am in the Pioneer Chapel.
Feeding the Hungry at Noon 12:00 pm
Feeding the Hungry at Noon
Dec 21 @ 12:00 pm – 1:00 pm
Feeding the Hungry at Noon … For more than a year now, St. James members have partnered with Pastor Bruce Arnold in distributing a meal to those in need. As we do what we can[...]
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CDC Preschool 8:00 am
CDC Preschool
Dec 22 @ 8:00 am – 5:00 pm
CDC Preschool
The St. James Child Development Center, located at St. James Lutheran Church, has been certified by the state of Oregon since 1981. To inquire about openings, rates, or for more information, please contact the Child[...]
Feeding the Hungry at Noon 12:00 pm
Feeding the Hungry at Noon
Dec 22 @ 12:00 pm – 1:00 pm
Feeding the Hungry at Noon … For more than a year now, St. James members have partnered with Pastor Bruce Arnold in distributing a meal to those in need. As we do what we can[...]
Chancel Choir Rehearsal 7:15 pm
Chancel Choir Rehearsal
Dec 22 @ 7:15 pm – 8:45 pm
NOTE: Beginning September 8th, 2022, the Choir resumed regular rehearsals from 7:15 to 8:45pm. Their voices returned to the service on Sunday, September 11th, 2022. Our thanks to Director of Music Ministry Colin Stave and[...]
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CDC Preschool 8:00 am
CDC Preschool
Dec 23 @ 8:00 am – 5:00 pm
CDC Preschool
The St. James Child Development Center, located at St. James Lutheran Church, has been certified by the state of Oregon since 1981. To inquire about openings, rates, or for more information, please contact the Child[...]
Feeding the Hungry at Noon 12:00 pm
Feeding the Hungry at Noon
Dec 23 @ 12:00 pm – 1:00 pm
Feeding the Hungry at Noon … For more than a year now, St. James members have partnered with Pastor Bruce Arnold in distributing a meal to those in need. As we do what we can[...]
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Candlelight Christmas Eve Service 4:30 pm
Candlelight Christmas Eve Service @ St. James Lutheran Church
Dec 24 @ 4:30 pm – 11:30 pm
Candlelight Christmas Eve Service @ St. James Lutheran Church | Portland | Oregon | United States
Christmas Eve Candlelight Worship at 4:30pm and 10:30pm.    
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Christmas Day
Christmas Day
Dec 25 all-day
Merry Christmas!
9:30 Sunday Morning Worship 9:30 am
9:30 Sunday Morning Worship @ St. James Lutheran Church
Dec 25 @ 9:30 am – 10:30 am
Sunday Morning Worship with Holy Communion WELCOME TO WORSHIP AT ST. JAMES — NOTE: The Oregon mask mandate has ended. Although not required, you are encouraged to continue wearing a mask at St. James events[...]
Christmas Day Eucharist 9:30 am
Christmas Day Eucharist @ St. James Lutheran Church
Dec 25 @ 9:30 am – 10:30 am
Christmas Day Eucharist @ St. James Lutheran Church | Portland | Oregon | United States
Christmas Day Eucharist at 9:30am. A joyous service celebrating the birth of Jesus Christ, with Communion and Carols.    
10:30am Coffee Hour 10:30 am
10:30am Coffee Hour
Dec 25 @ 10:30 am – 11:30 am
Coffee Hour Returns … Beginning Sunday, August 1st, 2021, you are invited to gather for our coffee hour immediately after worship in Pioneer Chapel. You may also sign up at church to host the gathering[...]
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Feeding the Hungry at Noon 12:00 pm
Feeding the Hungry at Noon
Dec 26 @ 12:00 pm – 1:00 pm
Feeding the Hungry at Noon … For more than a year now, St. James members have partnered with Pastor Bruce Arnold in distributing a meal to those in need. As we do what we can[...]
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Feeding the Hungry at Noon 12:00 pm
Feeding the Hungry at Noon
Dec 27 @ 12:00 pm – 1:00 pm
Feeding the Hungry at Noon … For more than a year now, St. James members have partnered with Pastor Bruce Arnold in distributing a meal to those in need. As we do what we can[...]
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Feeding the Hungry at Noon 12:00 pm
Feeding the Hungry at Noon
Dec 28 @ 12:00 pm – 1:00 pm
Feeding the Hungry at Noon … For more than a year now, St. James members have partnered with Pastor Bruce Arnold in distributing a meal to those in need. As we do what we can[...]
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Feeding the Hungry at Noon 12:00 pm
Feeding the Hungry at Noon
Dec 29 @ 12:00 pm – 1:00 pm
Feeding the Hungry at Noon … For more than a year now, St. James members have partnered with Pastor Bruce Arnold in distributing a meal to those in need. As we do what we can[...]
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Feeding the Hungry at Noon 12:00 pm
Feeding the Hungry at Noon
Dec 30 @ 12:00 pm – 1:00 pm
Feeding the Hungry at Noon … For more than a year now, St. James members have partnered with Pastor Bruce Arnold in distributing a meal to those in need. As we do what we can[...]
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