Sunday, February 2nd, 11:00am
Islam with Dr. Peter Bechtold
Dr. Peter Bechtold is an award-winning professor of Political Science at PSU. He has done field research in 25 Mid-East countries. Peter enjoys attending our monthly Jazz Vespers services.

Sunday, February 9th, 11:00am
Islam with Dr. Peter Bechtold

Sunday, February 16th, 11:00am
Judaism with Stephen Portnoy
Stephen Portnoy is the spouse of Esther Portnoy and is a current member of All Saints Episcopal Church. He was raised in a Jewish household and attended Hillel services while he was a student at MIT. He was baptized in 2010 and brings his multifaceted outlook to us.

Sunday, February 23rd, 11:00am
Buddhism with Timothy Ros
Timothy Ros is a member of Portland Dharma Center in SW Portland, a Buddhist community. They are part of Dzogchen Shri Singha of Portland.

We have invited our February guests to join us on Sunday, February 23rd for a Celebration Meal in Pioneer Chapel immediately following worship. The meal is a gift from Verde Cocina Restaurant.

Shrove Tuesday Pancakes
We gather Tuesday, February 25th at 5:30 pm for a traditional pancake meal. Since 1439 Christians have gathered to use up eggs and fats before the 40 day Lenten journey. Shrove is an old English word meaning absolution.

Ash Wednesday Worship
Lent begins on Wednesday, February 26th with the Imposition of Ash upon our foreheads and the celebration of the Eucharist. Invite a friend to join you as we gather for worship at Noon and 7:00pm.

New Member Sunday: March 15th
In mid-March we will welcome new members into our St. James family. If you too would like to make St. James your spiritual home, please contact Pastor David.