Calendar

Jan
18
Fri
Bach’s Lunch
Jan 18 @ 12:15 pm – 12:45 pm

Friday Organ Recitals at 12:15pm

St. James will present a short organ recital every Friday, 12:15-12:45pm. Our new Cantor Joseph Pettit will play most of the recitals; there will occasionally be guest organists, or he will be joined by an instrumentalist or singer. You are welcome to bring a quiet lunch to enjoy during the music. Find your musical respite at week’s end here in the heart of the city every Friday. Recitals are free admission, although a freewill offering at the door will support Bach’s Lunch.

Jan
20
Sun
USA: Martin Luther King Day @ Washington DC
Jan 20 all-day

For more information on this national holiday, visit http://www.officeholidays.com/countries/usa/mlk.asp

Jazz Vespers
Jan 20 @ 5:00 pm – 6:00 pm

2018-2019 Jazz Vespers Series Poster

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 from the broad jazz repertoire precede and follow the service. Families and children are welcome!

June through September Vesper Services may be held in the courtyard, weather permitting.

 

Artist Reception
Jan 20 @ 6:00 pm – 7:00 pm
Jan
21
Mon
Martin Luther King, Jr. Day
Jan 21 all-day
Jan
22
Tue
St. James Book Club
Jan 22 @ 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 Verghese, and Atonement by Ian McEwen. All are welcome to attend, nominate book selections, and participate in discussion!

Jan
23
Wed
Bible Study
Jan 23 @ 12:45 pm – 1:45 pm

Bible Study following Midweek Eucharist.

 

Jan
25
Fri
Bach’s Lunch
Jan 25 @ 12:15 pm – 12:45 pm

Friday Organ Recitals at 12:15pm

St. James will present a short organ recital every Friday, 12:15-12:45pm. Our new Cantor Joseph Pettit will play most of the recitals; there will occasionally be guest organists, or he will be joined by an instrumentalist or singer. You are welcome to bring a quiet lunch to enjoy during the music. Find your musical respite at week’s end here in the heart of the city every Friday. Recitals are free admission, although a freewill offering at the door will support Bach’s Lunch.

Jan
30
Wed
Bible Study
Jan 30 @ 12:45 pm – 1:45 pm

Bible Study following Midweek Eucharist.

 

Feb
1
Fri
Bach’s Lunch
Feb 1 @ 12:15 pm – 12:45 pm

Friday Organ Recitals at 12:15pm

St. James will present a short organ recital every Friday, 12:15-12:45pm. Our new Cantor Joseph Pettit will play most of the recitals; there will occasionally be guest organists, or he will be joined by an instrumentalist or singer. You are welcome to bring a quiet lunch to enjoy during the music. Find your musical respite at week’s end here in the heart of the city every Friday. Recitals are free admission, although a freewill offering at the door will support Bach’s Lunch.

Feb
2
Sat
Groundhog Day
Feb 2 all-day
Feb
3
Sun
Bach Cantata Vespers @ St. James Lutheran Church
Feb 3 @ 5:00 pm – 6:00 pm

BACH CANTATA VESPERS AT ST. JAMES

The Presentation of Jesus in the Temple, February 3rd, 2019, 5:00pm
Cantata 125: “Mit Fried’ und Freud’ ich fahr’ dahin (With Peace and Joy I Depart)”

St. James Lutheran Church (at the corner of SW Park Blocks and Jefferson)
1315 SW Park Avenue, Portland, OR 97201

For more information: call the Church Office at 503-227-2439.

 

 

Feb
6
Wed
Bible Study
Feb 6 @ 12:45 pm – 1:45 pm

Bible Study following Midweek Eucharist.

 

Feb
8
Fri
Bach’s Lunch
Feb 8 @ 12:15 pm – 12:45 pm

Friday Organ Recitals at 12:15pm

St. James will present a short organ recital every Friday, 12:15-12:45pm. Our new Cantor Joseph Pettit will play most of the recitals; there will occasionally be guest organists, or he will be joined by an instrumentalist or singer. You are welcome to bring a quiet lunch to enjoy during the music. Find your musical respite at week’s end here in the heart of the city every Friday. Recitals are free admission, although a freewill offering at the door will support Bach’s Lunch.

Feb
12
Tue
Lincoln’s Birthday
Feb 12 all-day
Feb
13
Wed
Bible Study
Feb 13 @ 12:45 pm – 1:45 pm

Bible Study following Midweek Eucharist.

 

Feb
14
Thu
Valentine’s Day
Feb 14 all-day
Feb
15
Fri
Bach’s Lunch
Feb 15 @ 12:15 pm – 12:45 pm

Friday Organ Recitals at 12:15pm

St. James will present a short organ recital every Friday, 12:15-12:45pm. Our new Cantor Joseph Pettit will play most of the recitals; there will occasionally be guest organists, or he will be joined by an instrumentalist or singer. You are welcome to bring a quiet lunch to enjoy during the music. Find your musical respite at week’s end here in the heart of the city every Friday. Recitals are free admission, although a freewill offering at the door will support Bach’s Lunch.

Feb
17
Sun
Jazz Vespers
Feb 17 @ 5:00 pm – 6:00 pm

2018-2019 Jazz Vespers Series Poster

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 from the broad jazz repertoire precede and follow the service. Families and children are welcome!

June through September Vesper Services may be held in the courtyard, weather permitting.

 

Artist Reception
Feb 17 @ 6:00 pm – 7:00 pm
Feb
18
Mon
Presidents’ Day
Feb 18 all-day
Feb
20
Wed
Bible Study
Feb 20 @ 12:45 pm – 1:45 pm

Bible Study following Midweek Eucharist.

 

Feb
22
Fri
Washington’s Birthday
Feb 22 all-day
Bach’s Lunch
Feb 22 @ 12:15 pm – 12:45 pm

Friday Organ Recitals at 12:15pm

St. James will present a short organ recital every Friday, 12:15-12:45pm. Our new Cantor Joseph Pettit will play most of the recitals; there will occasionally be guest organists, or he will be joined by an instrumentalist or singer. You are welcome to bring a quiet lunch to enjoy during the music. Find your musical respite at week’s end here in the heart of the city every Friday. Recitals are free admission, although a freewill offering at the door will support Bach’s Lunch.

Feb
26
Tue
St. James Book Club
Feb 26 @ 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 Verghese, and Atonement by Ian McEwen. All are welcome to attend, nominate book selections, and participate in discussion!

Feb
27
Wed
Bible Study
Feb 27 @ 12:45 pm – 1:45 pm

Bible Study following Midweek Eucharist.

 

Mar
1
Fri
Bach’s Lunch
Mar 1 @ 12:15 pm – 12:45 pm

Friday Organ Recitals at 12:15pm

St. James will present a short organ recital every Friday, 12:15-12:45pm. Our new Cantor Joseph Pettit will play most of the recitals; there will occasionally be guest organists, or he will be joined by an instrumentalist or singer. You are welcome to bring a quiet lunch to enjoy during the music. Find your musical respite at week’s end here in the heart of the city every Friday. Recitals are free admission, although a freewill offering at the door will support Bach’s Lunch.

Mar
6
Wed
Bible Study
Mar 6 @ 12:45 pm – 1:45 pm

Bible Study following Midweek Eucharist.

 

Mar
8
Fri
Bach’s Lunch
Mar 8 @ 12:15 pm – 12:45 pm

Friday Organ Recitals at 12:15pm

St. James will present a short organ recital every Friday, 12:15-12:45pm. Our new Cantor Joseph Pettit will play most of the recitals; there will occasionally be guest organists, or he will be joined by an instrumentalist or singer. You are welcome to bring a quiet lunch to enjoy during the music. Find your musical respite at week’s end here in the heart of the city every Friday. Recitals are free admission, although a freewill offering at the door will support Bach’s Lunch.

Mar
10
Sun
Daylight Saving Time Begins
Mar 10 all-day