Sunday, January 5th, 11:00am, Open Space: Community Suppers for a Cause hosted by Mandy Ellertson.

Sunday, January 12th, 11:00am, Open Space: Young Families Wine and Cheese hosted by Pastor David.
Wine, cheese, and sparkling water will help our St. James Young Family group usher in the season of Epiphany. We will step into the Community Room of the St. James Apartments for a get-to-know-you event. New families have recently joined St. James and this will be a chance to get to know them. Our children will be involved in Sunday School that hour.

Sunday, January 19th, 11:00am, Open Space: Lutheran Young Adults in Global Mission hosted by Hannah Johnsrud.
Hannah, from Mt. View Lutheran Church near Tacoma, spent a year in Israel and Palestine with our Lutheran ministry Young Adults in Global Mission (YAGM). She will share stories of how we are changing the lives of those in that area.
Sunday, January 19th, 5:00pm, Jazz Vespers with Attila Csikos on guitar, and guest poet Emmett Wheatfall.
Sunday, January 19th, 6:00pm, Artist’s Reception for Bonnie Wilson’s exhibition, titled “Close to Home”.

Saturday, January 25th, Community Supper for a Cause to support PCC Foundation Rainy Day Rainbow Fund.

Sunday, January 26th, 10:45am, Help Us Make Ministry Decisions: Annual Meeting
Our annual St. James Congregational Meeting and Meal will be held on Sunday, January 26th immediately following worship. We will gather in the sanctuary to review 2019 ministry, elect new leaders, and pass a ministry spending plan for 2020. An Annual Report will be available on our website (stjamespdx.org) prior to the meeting.