This Sunday at St. James’

Sunday, August 26 , 2018



7:30 am Holy Eucharist Rite I

8:40 am & 11:05 am Holy Eucharist

Fill out and wear a nametag! Sharpies and nametag stickers are everywhere.

For your convenience, we now have seat cushions located in the back pews of the church. Assistive hearing devices, large print copies of the Book of Common Prayer, and prayer shawls to keep you warm, are also located in the Narthex.



Adult Sunday School Offerings: 10:00 – 10:50 am

Matthew, Mark, Luke, & John: How the Gospels differ and compliment each other, with Rev. Jamie McElroy, in Gray Hall, Room 103

Soulworks: 10:00 – 10:50 am

with the Rev. Seth M. Walley, in Oak Ridge Hall

For the past three weeks, we have been in St. John’s Gospel listening to Jesus describe himself as the bread of life. And we get the same in today’s lesson (John 6:51-58). Jesus breaks all this bread stuff down- unless you eat my flesh and drink my blood, you will not have life within you. Now before we make a formal endorsement of cannibalism, let’s see what Jesus is really saying. Jesus invites us into relationship with him. Relationship with God. I suppose the question then is, do we know this Jesus? See you Sunday, Father Seth+

Coffee Hour in Fowler Hall: 10:00 – 10:50 am

Youth Sunday School Class: 9:50 – 10:50 am

All Youth will meet in the Youth Wing

Catechesis of the Good Shepherd for Children: 9:50 – 10:50 am


Their Children: Alison and John Barnum, Ben & Neelima and grandsons, Kieran & Jai , in honor of Van & Mary Jane Duncan’s wedding anniversary on August 10.

Michael Womack in loving memory of his father, Gaddis Womack.

Betty Rowland in loving memory of her son, Joseph Dixon Rowland.

Don and Nancy in loving memory of Bill and Nita Messer.

Mary Evelyn & Jesse Dees in thanksgiving for the community of St. James’.

Bob Lowrance in thanksgiving for the life of Patricia Lowrance.


Don’t Forget…

Sharing and Caring:
Hospice MinistriesAugust’s collection is helping
Hospice Ministries start a new ministry to care for the family members who stay at their facility while their loved ones are patients in the Inpatient Hospice Center.
They are updating the Family Day Room complete with a kitchenette and playroom
to make their stays more comfortable.
Please consider making a donation to stock the Family Kitchen and provide supplies for their patients.

Items needed for the Patients:
Individual Hand Sanitizer
Travel Size Toothpaste, Deodorant, Body Lotion
Small Bandaids

Items needed for the Family Kitchen:
Disposable Plates, Bowls, Utensils, Napkins
Liquid Soap

Individually wrapped snacks

Items needed for Office Supplies & Playroom:
Copy Paper
Pens & Highlighters
9 Volt, AA, & AAA Batteries
Please leave your donations in the Narthex, Fowler Hall or Church Office drop box.


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