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Bach’s Lunch 12:15 pm
Bach’s Lunch
May 1 @ 12:15 pm – 12:45 pm
Bach's Lunch
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[...]
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Contemplative Prayer 9:30 am
Contemplative Prayer @ St. James Lutheran Church
May 2 @ 9:30 am – 11:00 am
Contemplative Prayer @ St. James Lutheran Church | Portland | Oregon | United States
  NOTE: This month, Contemplative Prayer will meet on Saturday, April 6th at 9:30am. We will not meet on Holy Saturday, April 20th. Contemplative Prayer at St. James meets twice a month.  Weather permitting, we[...]
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WELCA Fair Trade Sale 10:30 am
WELCA Fair Trade Sale @ St. James Lutheran Church
May 3 @ 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
May 3 @ 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
May 3 @ 11:00 am – 12:00 pm
Education hour following the 9:30 am service and coffee.
Sunday School 11:00 am
Sunday School
May 3 @ 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
May 3 @ 1:00 pm – 3:00 pm
 
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Centering Prayer 8:30 am
Centering Prayer
May 6 @ 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
May 6 @ 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
May 6 @ 12:45 pm – 1:45 pm
Bible Study following Midweek Eucharist.  
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Bach’s Lunch 12:15 pm
Bach’s Lunch
May 8 @ 12:15 pm – 12:45 pm
Bach's Lunch
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[...]
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Mother’s Day
Mother’s Day
May 10 all-day
 
Worship 9:30 am
Worship
May 10 @ 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
May 10 @ 11:00 am – 12:00 pm
Education hour following the 9:30 am service and coffee.
Sunday School 11:00 am
Sunday School
May 10 @ 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
May 10 @ 1:00 pm – 3:00 pm
 
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Centering Prayer 8:30 am
Centering Prayer
May 13 @ 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
May 13 @ 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
May 13 @ 12:45 pm – 1:45 pm
Bible Study following Midweek Eucharist.  
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Bach’s Lunch 12:15 pm
Bach’s Lunch
May 15 @ 12:15 pm – 12:45 pm
Bach's Lunch
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[...]
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Contemplative Prayer 9:30 am
Contemplative Prayer @ St. James Lutheran Church
May 16 @ 9:30 am – 11:00 am
Contemplative Prayer @ St. James Lutheran Church | Portland | Oregon | United States
NOTE: This month, Contemplative Prayer will meet on Saturday, April 6th at 9:30am. We will not meet on Holy Saturday, April 20th. Contemplative Prayer at St. James meets twice a month.  Weather permitting, we will[...]
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Worship 9:30 am
Worship
May 17 @ 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
May 17 @ 11:00 am – 12:00 pm
Education hour following the 9:30 am service and coffee.
Sunday School 11:00 am
Sunday School
May 17 @ 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
May 17 @ 1:00 pm – 3:00 pm
 
Jazz Vespers 5:00 pm
Jazz Vespers
May 17 @ 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
May 17 @ 6:00 pm – 7:00 pm
 
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WELCA Meeting 11:00 am
WELCA Meeting @ St. James Lutheran Church
May 19 @ 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
May 19 @ 7:00 pm – 8:30 pm
 
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Centering Prayer 8:30 am
Centering Prayer
May 20 @ 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
May 20 @ 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
May 20 @ 12:45 pm – 1:45 pm
Bible Study following Midweek Eucharist.  
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Bach’s Lunch 12:15 pm
Bach’s Lunch
May 22 @ 12:15 pm – 12:45 pm
Bach's Lunch
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[...]
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Worship 9:30 am
Worship
May 24 @ 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
May 24 @ 11:00 am – 12:00 pm
Education hour following the 9:30 am service and coffee.
Sunday School 11:00 am
Sunday School
May 24 @ 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
May 24 @ 1:00 pm – 3:00 pm
 
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St. James Book Club 7:10 pm
St. James Book Club
May 26 @ 7:10 pm – 8:10 pm
NOTE: BOOK CLUB POSTPONED … The March 26th Book Club meeting has been rescheduled for April 23rd to allow more time to read “The Blind Assassin” by Margaret Atwood. Questions? Ask Linda Rickert, 503-224-9353. St.[...]
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Centering Prayer 8:30 am
Centering Prayer
May 27 @ 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
May 27 @ 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
May 27 @ 12:45 pm – 1:45 pm
Bible Study following Midweek Eucharist.  
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John F. Kennedy’s Birthday
Bach’s Lunch 12:15 pm
Bach’s Lunch
May 29 @ 12:15 pm – 12:45 pm
Bach's Lunch
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[...]
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Worship 9:30 am
Worship
May 31 @ 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
May 31 @ 11:00 am – 12:00 pm
Education hour following the 9:30 am service and coffee.
Sunday School 11:00 am
Sunday School
May 31 @ 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
May 31 @ 1:00 pm – 3:00 pm