Articles - St. James & Others


    Our New Rector
    06.10.19 | Articles

    Dear St. James family—   I am so pleased to be called to worship and serve with you as your next rector.  My wife Amy and I will plan to be with you by the end of June to join with you on our journey together on The Way. We...

      Pounding The Rector
      06.04.19 | News | by Jennifer Terrazas

      Pounding the New Rector   Help to welcome our new rector, Fr. John Tober and his wife, Amy to St. James’.  What is a pounding?  A pounding is an old-fashioned tradition celebrated in many churches when a new rector is...

        Key Bible Verses About Hope
        05.23.19 | Articles

        Key Bible Verses About Hope Posted by Samantha Decker May 15, 2019 4:55 AM Every single one of us need hope at some point in our lives. Some people even argue that hope is what changes our thoughts from negative to positive. This shift in...

          Reimagining Evangelism
          01.14.19 | Articles

          Rick Richardson, Associate  Professor and Director of the Masters in Evangelism program at Wheaton College, is the author of “Reimagining Evangelism”, a book I recently read.  He makes some intriguing suggestions regarding a...

            Mission Statement
            12.29.18 | Articles

            The mission of St. James’ Episcopal Church is to spread the love of Jesus Christ and to proclaim His Gospel; to study the Scriptures and encourage the seekers; to worship God in spirit and in truth; to share our blessings with...

              Vestry Highlights
              11.12.18 | Vestry Highlights

              Vestry Highlights from October Meeting After approval of minutes, Padrecita Jeanne spoke to a few points in her written report. She handed out summaries of the parish surveys. Out of 54 distributed, 54 were returned. While there are definite...

                Quilting Bees
                11.12.18 | Quilting Bees | by Jennifer Terrazas

                St James Sewing Circle Do you quilt, sew, crochet, knit, hand piece, paper piece, cross stitch or anything with fabric, textiles or yarn?  Then you need to join us!  The St. James Sewing Circle started off as a quilting bee in January...

                  Saint of the Month
                  11.12.18 | Saint of the Month | by Father Frank

                  Saint of the Month Samuel Seabury, Our first american bishop-Nov, 14 “Apostolic succession.” I haven’t heard the phrase for years, but it’s important. It means we’re run by bishops–“episcopi,&rdquo...

                    Junior Wardens's Report
                    11.12.18 | Junior Warden's Report | by Manny Terrazas

                    Junior Warden’s Report Greetings to All,Our Parish Hall Kitchen project keeps rolling along, with no major hiccups...the project team, Cheryl Wilson and Kay Schumacher are doing a great job in keeping all interested parties posted on its...