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Centering Prayer 8:30 am
Centering Prayer
Apr 3 @ 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
Apr 3 @ 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[...]
Bible Study 12:45 pm
Bible Study
Apr 3 @ 12:45 pm – 1:45 pm
Bible Study following Midweek Eucharist.  
Lenten Soup & Service 6:00 pm
Lenten Soup & Service
Apr 3 @ 6:00 pm – 7:30 pm
Lenten Soup & Service
— This year St. James is again offering Wednesday evening Soup Suppers and Devotional Services. Soup will be served at 6:00pm, the service begins at 7:00pm. This is always a a good time for conversation[...]
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Contemplative Prayer 9:30 am
Contemplative Prayer @ St. James Lutheran Church
Apr 6 @ 9:30 am – 11:00 am
Contemplative Prayer @ St. James Lutheran Church | Portland | Oregon | United States
  NOTE: Contemplative Prayer takes a summer break in August! No Saturday morning prayer/labyrinth until September. (That means you can “Be Still and Know” without driving to St. James!) Notice when there is a blanket[...]
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WELCA Fair Trade Sale 10:30 am
WELCA Fair Trade Sale @ St. James Lutheran Church
Apr 7 @ 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
Apr 7 @ 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
Apr 7 @ 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[...]
Sunday School 11:00 am
Sunday School
Apr 7 @ 11:00 am – 12:00 pm
The Christian Education Committee is excited to announce the return of Sunday School to St. James! The class serves children ages 4 through second grade. Parents, bring your children at 11:00 am to the large[...]
The Flame 1:00 pm
The Flame
Apr 7 @ 1:00 pm – 3:00 pm
 
Bach Rehearsal 7:00 pm
Bach Rehearsal
Apr 7 @ 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm
 
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Centering Prayer 8:30 am
Centering Prayer
Apr 10 @ 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
Apr 10 @ 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[...]
Bible Study 12:45 pm
Bible Study
Apr 10 @ 12:45 pm – 1:45 pm
Bible Study following Midweek Eucharist.  
Lenten Soup & Service 6:00 pm
Lenten Soup & Service
Apr 10 @ 6:00 pm – 7:30 pm
Lenten Soup & Service
— This year St. James is again offering Wednesday evening Soup Suppers and Devotional Services. Soup will be served at 6:00pm, the service begins at 7:00pm. This is always a a good time for conversation[...]
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Palm Sunday
Palm Sunday
Apr 14 all-day
Palm Sunday
Palm Sunday Worship at 9:30am, April 14th.
Worship 9:30 am
Worship
Apr 14 @ 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
Apr 14 @ 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[...]
Sunday School 11:00 am
Sunday School
Apr 14 @ 11:00 am – 12:00 pm
The Christian Education Committee is excited to announce the return of Sunday School to St. James! The class serves children ages 4 through second grade. Parents, bring your children at 11:00 am to the large[...]
The Flame 1:00 pm
The Flame
Apr 14 @ 1:00 pm – 3:00 pm
 
Bach Rehearsal 7:00 pm
Bach Rehearsal
Apr 14 @ 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm
 
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WELCA Meeting 11:00 am
WELCA Meeting @ St. James Lutheran Church
Apr 16 @ 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.
Church Council Meeting 7:00 pm
Church Council Meeting
Apr 16 @ 7:00 pm – 8:30 pm
 
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Centering Prayer 8:30 am
Centering Prayer
Apr 17 @ 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
Apr 17 @ 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[...]
Bible Study 12:45 pm
Bible Study
Apr 17 @ 12:45 pm – 1:45 pm
Bible Study following Midweek Eucharist.  
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Maundy Thursday
Maundy Thursday
Apr 18 all-day
Maundy Thursday
Maundy Thursday Worship, April 18th: Noon and 7:00pm.  
Chancel Choir Rehearsal 7:15 pm
Chancel Choir Rehearsal
Apr 18 @ 7:15 pm – 8:45 pm
 
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Good Friday
Good Friday
Apr 19 all-day
Good Friday
Good Friday, April 19th: Worship at Noon; Bach Cantata Vespers at 7:00pm. GOOD FRIDAY BACH CANTATA VESPERS will feature music from Bach’s Johannes-Passion BWV 245: “Feast of Pentecost” …  
Bach Cantata Vespers 7:00 pm
Bach Cantata Vespers @ St. James Lutheran Church
Apr 19 @ 7:00 pm – 8:00 pm
Bach Cantata Vespers @ St. James Lutheran Church | Portland | Oregon | United States
BACH CANTATA VESPERS AT ST. JAMES Good Friday, April 19th, 2019, 7:00pm Featuring excerpts from Johannes-Passion BWV 245: “Feast of Pentecost” St. James Lutheran Church (at the corner of SW Park Blocks and Jefferson) 1315[...]
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Easter Vigil
Easter Vigil
Apr 20 all-day
Easter Vigil
Easter Vigil, Saturday, April 20th: 7:00pm.  
Contemplative Prayer 9:30 am
Contemplative Prayer @ St. James Lutheran Church
Apr 20 @ 9:30 am – 11:00 am
Contemplative Prayer @ St. James Lutheran Church | Portland | Oregon | United States
NOTE: Contemplative Prayer takes a summer break in August! No Saturday morning prayer/labyrinth until September. (That means you can “Be Still and Know” without driving to St. James!) Notice when there is a blanket of[...]
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Easter
Easter
Apr 21 all-day
Easter
Easter Sunday, April 21st, at 9:30am, Festival Worship with brass quintet. The Joy of new life in Christ is expressed in Word and song. Children’s Easter Egg Hunt at 11:00am …
Worship 9:30 am
Worship
Apr 21 @ 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
Apr 21 @ 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[...]
Sunday School 11:00 am
Sunday School
Apr 21 @ 11:00 am – 12:00 pm
The Christian Education Committee is excited to announce the return of Sunday School to St. James! The class serves children ages 4 through second grade. Parents, bring your children at 11:00 am to the large[...]
The Flame 1:00 pm
The Flame
Apr 21 @ 1:00 pm – 3:00 pm
 
Jazz Vespers 5:00 pm
Jazz Vespers
Apr 21 @ 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
Apr 21 @ 6:00 pm – 7:00 pm
 
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St. James Book Club 7:10 pm
St. James Book Club
Apr 23 @ 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
Apr 24 @ 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
Apr 24 @ 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
Apr 28 @ 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
Apr 28 @ 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[...]
Sunday School 11:00 am
Sunday School
Apr 28 @ 11:00 am – 12:00 pm
The Christian Education Committee is excited to announce the return of Sunday School to St. James! The class serves children ages 4 through second grade. Parents, bring your children at 11:00 am to the large[...]
The Flame 1:00 pm
The Flame
Apr 28 @ 1:00 pm – 3:00 pm
 
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