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Hatch + Torrey Wedding 4:30 pm
Hatch + Torrey Wedding
Aug 3 @ 4:30 pm – 5:30 pm
St. James Parish Administrator to Wed On August 3rd at 4:30pm, Karin Hatch and Erika Torrey will be married at St. James. The St. James congregation is welcome to attend the ceremony, however, due to[...]
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400th Anniversary of Lutherans in North America
400th Anniversary of Lutherans in North America
Aug 4 all-day
Sunday, August 4th marks the 400th anniversary of Lutherans in North America. In August 1619, Rasmus Jensen, a Lutheran priest from Denmark, landed in Chipewyan and Cree territory, in what would later become Canada. He[...]
WELCA Fair Trade Sale 10:30 am
WELCA Fair Trade Sale @ St. James Lutheran Church
Aug 4 @ 10:30 am – 11:00 am
Each month St. James Women of the Evangelical Lutheran Church in America (WELCA) sell fair trade goods in the Pioneer Chapel after worship. Your purchase of fairly traded coffee, tea, and chocolate help support farmers[...]
Worship 9:30 am
Worship
Aug 4 @ 9:30 am – 10:30 am
Sunday Morning Worship with Holy Communion Every Sunday, 9:30am Holy Communion is celebrated at each Sunday liturgy.  Refreshments and community time follow the worship service.  Childcare available from 9:15AM-12:15PM.  
The Flame 1:00 pm
The Flame
Aug 4 @ 1:00 pm – 3:00 pm
 
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Feeding the Homeless 6:30 pm
Feeding the Homeless
Aug 6 @ 6:30 pm – 7:00 pm
For several months now, St. James members have partnered with Pastor Bruce Arnold in distributing a meal to those in need. We gather each Tuesday at 6:30pm by the Lincoln statue about a block from[...]
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Centering Prayer 8:30 am
Centering Prayer
Aug 7 @ 8:30 am – 9:00 am
Centering Prayer: Wednesdays at 8:30 am, Pioneer Chapel There is a weekly opportunity to practice this simple form of contemplative prayer weekly at St. James. Wednesday mornings at 8:30 a small gathering takes place in[...]
Midweek Eucharist 12:00 pm
Midweek Eucharist
Aug 7 @ 12:00 pm – 12:30 pm
A thirty-minute liturgy of Holy Communion takes place in the intimate setting of the Pioneer Chapel. This service provides an opportunity for communal prayer, a brief sermon and reflection. Scriptures may be used from the[...]
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Worship 9:30 am
Worship
Aug 11 @ 9:30 am – 10:30 am
Sunday Morning Worship with Holy Communion Every Sunday, 9:30am Holy Communion is celebrated at each Sunday liturgy.  Refreshments and community time follow the worship service.  Childcare available from 9:15AM-12:15PM.  
The Flame 1:00 pm
The Flame
Aug 11 @ 1:00 pm – 3:00 pm
 
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Feeding the Homeless 6:30 pm
Feeding the Homeless
Aug 13 @ 6:30 pm – 7:00 pm
For several months now, St. James members have partnered with Pastor Bruce Arnold in distributing a meal to those in need. We gather each Tuesday at 6:30pm by the Lincoln statue about a block from[...]
Finance Committee Meeting 7:30 pm
Finance Committee Meeting
Aug 13 @ 7:30 pm – 8:30 pm
 
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Centering Prayer 8:30 am
Centering Prayer
Aug 14 @ 8:30 am – 9:00 am
Centering Prayer: Wednesdays at 8:30 am, Pioneer Chapel There is a weekly opportunity to practice this simple form of contemplative prayer weekly at St. James. Wednesday mornings at 8:30 a small gathering takes place in[...]
Midweek Eucharist 12:00 pm
Midweek Eucharist
Aug 14 @ 12:00 pm – 12:30 pm
A thirty-minute liturgy of Holy Communion takes place in the intimate setting of the Pioneer Chapel. This service provides an opportunity for communal prayer, a brief sermon and reflection. Scriptures may be used from the[...]
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Worship 9:30 am
Worship
Aug 18 @ 9:30 am – 10:30 am
Sunday Morning Worship with Holy Communion Every Sunday, 9:30am Holy Communion is celebrated at each Sunday liturgy.  Refreshments and community time follow the worship service.  Childcare available from 9:15AM-12:15PM.  
Open Space 11:00 am
Open Space
Aug 18 @ 11:00 am – 12:00 pm
Education hour following the 9:30am service and coffee. August 18th Open Space: “A Theology of Stuckness” Did you know that the first Lutherans arrived in North America in 1619? They were Danish explorers who got[...]
The Flame 1:00 pm
The Flame
Aug 18 @ 1:00 pm – 3:00 pm
 
Meal for St. James Apartment Residents 3:30 pm
Meal for St. James Apartment Residents
Aug 18 @ 3:30 pm – 4:30 pm
On Sunday, August 18th, at 3:30pm, St. James will host an outdoor afternoon meal in the courtyard for residents of the St. James Apartments, which will be catered by Verde Cocina Restaurant. The meal will[...]
Jazz Vespers 5:00 pm
Jazz Vespers
Aug 18 @ 5:00 pm – 6:00 pm
Jazz Vespers
This 45 minute jazz musical setting of the Evening Prayer liturgy is held once a month. Professional jazz musicians and vocalists lead this reflective service with scriptural reading, psalms, hymns, and prayer. Preludes and postludes[...]
Artist Reception 6:00 pm
Artist Reception
Aug 18 @ 6:00 pm – 7:00 pm
 
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WELCA Meeting 11:00 am
WELCA Meeting @ St. James Lutheran Church
Aug 20 @ 11:00 am – 1:00 pm
Join the St. James Women of the Evangelical Church in America group as they meet and discuss various topics.
Feeding the Homeless 6:30 pm
Feeding the Homeless
Aug 20 @ 6:30 pm – 7:00 pm
For several months now, St. James members have partnered with Pastor Bruce Arnold in distributing a meal to those in need. We gather each Tuesday at 6:30pm by the Lincoln statue about a block from[...]
Church Council Meeting 7:00 pm
Church Council Meeting
Aug 20 @ 7:00 pm – 8:30 pm
 
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Centering Prayer 8:30 am
Centering Prayer
Aug 21 @ 8:30 am – 9:00 am
Centering Prayer: Wednesdays at 8:30 am, Pioneer Chapel There is a weekly opportunity to practice this simple form of contemplative prayer weekly at St. James. Wednesday mornings at 8:30 a small gathering takes place in[...]
Midweek Eucharist 12:00 pm
Midweek Eucharist
Aug 21 @ 12:00 pm – 12:30 pm
A thirty-minute liturgy of Holy Communion takes place in the intimate setting of the Pioneer Chapel. This service provides an opportunity for communal prayer, a brief sermon and reflection. Scriptures may be used from the[...]
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Portland to Coast
Portland to Coast
Aug 23 – Aug 24 all-day
It’s almost time! This year’s Portland to Coast relay will take place on Friday, August 23rd and Saturday, August 24th. This is an annual activity that members of the Lutheran Ligaments group at St. James[...]
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Worship 9:30 am
Worship
Aug 25 @ 9:30 am – 10:30 am
Sunday Morning Worship with Holy Communion Every Sunday, 9:30am Holy Communion is celebrated at each Sunday liturgy.  Refreshments and community time follow the worship service.  Childcare available from 9:15AM-12:15PM.  
The Flame 1:00 pm
The Flame
Aug 25 @ 1:00 pm – 3:00 pm
 
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Feeding the Homeless 6:30 pm
Feeding the Homeless
Aug 27 @ 6:30 pm – 7:00 pm
For several months now, St. James members have partnered with Pastor Bruce Arnold in distributing a meal to those in need. We gather each Tuesday at 6:30pm by the Lincoln statue about a block from[...]
St. James Book Club 7:10 pm
St. James Book Club
Aug 27 @ 7:10 pm – 8:10 pm
St. James Book Club meets on a monthly basis to discuss all kinds of books! In the past year we have read such titles as Bel Canto by Ann Patchett, Cutting for Stone by Abraham[...]
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Centering Prayer 8:30 am
Centering Prayer
Aug 28 @ 8:30 am – 9:00 am
Centering Prayer: Wednesdays at 8:30 am, Pioneer Chapel There is a weekly opportunity to practice this simple form of contemplative prayer weekly at St. James. Wednesday mornings at 8:30 a small gathering takes place in[...]
Midweek Eucharist 12:00 pm
Midweek Eucharist
Aug 28 @ 12:00 pm – 12:30 pm
A thirty-minute liturgy of Holy Communion takes place in the intimate setting of the Pioneer Chapel. This service provides an opportunity for communal prayer, a brief sermon and reflection. Scriptures may be used from the[...]
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