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.

Newness of Life

Dear Sisters and Brothers in Christ, The season of spring doesn’t only bring an end to winter, it brings with it newness of life in the plants and trees of the earth. The arrival of spring’s first flowers is a visible sign of newness of life that emerges from under the soil which brings joy and delight to our human senses and allows us to experience the beauty of God’s creation. Glorious life – new growth – emerging from the soil – much like the newness of life we receive when the risen Christ emerges from an empty tomb on Easter Sunday. But this newness of life isn’t just for a day, week, month, or year. Newness of life is a lifelong gift, freely given to us from a God who loves us so deeply that he freely gives his beloved Son, Jesus Christ, to die on a cross and resurrect for the forgiveness of … Continue reading