Welcome to St. James

Please join us for worship or come to one of the many activities of the church. It is the hope of the congregation and Pastor of St. James that you will know God’s grace, peace, joy, and love as you worship with us. We worship together in the name of Jesus Christ our Savior and Lord through hearing the Holy Scriptures and the Word of God preached and receiving the Sacrament of Holy Communion.

Welcome the Reverend Darcy M. Reis and Family

rev reis familyOn Sunday, April 3rd the Reverend Darcy Reis led our congregation in worship. Following the worship service a special congregational meeting to vote on calling her to be our next Pastor was called to order. Pastor Tom McKee a representative from Synod was present to conduct the vote. The congregation voted unanimously to call her to lead our congregation as our Pastor. Pastor Reis was informed of the results and expressed her thankfulness and appreciation, she then accepted the call. She will begin here at St. James on Monday May 16th.

Please pray for Pastor Reis and her family as they prepare to become part of our family.

We Welcome Our New Pastor the Rev. Darcy Reis, Her Husband Jim, and Daughter Tara

On April 3rd 2016, the congregation heard Pastor Reis as she lead the worship service and preached the sermon. Pastor Reis was nominated by the call committee and approved by council for approval by the congregation. The vote was unanimous. Pastor Reis will begin her ministry with us on May 16, 2016. This begins the next chapter for St. James as we continue to reach out to West York and beyond to bring the Gospel to our neighbors and friends. Remember our mission statement, “GROWING IN FAITH AND SERVICE. REACHING OUT IN GOD’S LOVE.” Pray that God will give all of us the patience and wisdom as St. James learns to work with Pastor Reis and Pastor Reis learns to work with St. James. Pray that God will send the Holy Spirit to help all of us understand each other. I feel together we will make a great team. Much needs to be done to get the Gospel of the Triune God out to the masses. I have been reading lately that more and more people are living without knowing God … Continue reading