St. James Lutheran Church
"By My Works I Will Show My Faith."-JAMES 2:18

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ISJ Academy 10th Annual Golf Outing

Sign up today to be part of the 10th annual golf outing for ISJ Academy. This year’s event will include 18 holes of golf and a dinner. During the round, many games and events will take place to add to the fun. After the round, join us for a steak dinner, fellowship and an awards ceremony. Help support our school […]

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Celebration!

Join with all the family, friends, staff, students and alumni as we celebrate Mari-Beth Jansen who is retiring at the end of the school year. Mari-Beth has faithfully served as one of our ISJ teachers for 31 years. The celebration Reception for Mari-Beth is Sunday, May 20th, 9:45am-10:45am in the Immanuel Lutheran Church’s Gathering Room.

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Diaper Drive

It is that time for the annual St. James Diaper Drive to begin. From now until Father’s Day, June 17th, we will be accepting donations of diapers of all sizes and quantities. These diapers will then be delivered to the Grand Rapids Pregnancy Resource Center and distributed to needy mothers & babies. Thrivent Financial will provide additional help for this […]

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May Worship Schedule

Sunday Worship: May 6 – Rev. Cary Richert; May 13 – Rev. Cary Richert; May 20 – Rev. Pete Larson; May 27 – Rev. Pete Larson. Monday Vespers: May 7 – Rev. Cary Richert; May 14 – Rev. Cary Richert; May 21 – Rev. Pete Larson; May 28 – NO VESPERS.

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Bible Class

Family Bible Hour is the new Bible Study that is happening on Thursdays at 6:00pm. Join in with Eunice Florip, Steve, Kristen, Noelle & Eli Kaminksi, Karyl Donald, Judy Johnson, Arlene Schwartz, Jackie Mieras and Mary Ward for a faith-filled hour of fun in God’s Word. No question or topic is too big, small or “stupid” for this group! Try […]

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Teaching Position at ISJ Academy

ISJ Academy has an opening for a first and second grade teaching position. If you are interested in being considered for this position, please send your resume to isjoffice@mychristianschool.com.

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Acolytes Needed

Please speak with Usher/Deacon Bryan Ensing or contact the office about being an Acolyte. This contribution to our worship service is very important. Jr. & Sr. High members are needed!

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Study God’s Word

Darrell Pfannkuch is leading the Wednesday morning Bible Study in the church classroom. The current, biblically based, topic is “Overcoming Anxiety and Conflict.” If you are available on Wednesdays at 10am we’d love to have you join in the study and fellowship.

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Friends in Faith

Are you looking to volunteer? As a motto, our church has adopted a meaningful quote from St. James: “By my works, I will show my faith.” Have you ever wondered how you might be able to get more involved in the activities in the church? F.I.F. has an answer you might wish to consider. F.I.F. is “Friends In Faith”, an […]

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2018 Begins a New Era

In 1929 St. James Lutheran was organized as the “North Mission” congregation by the Michigan District. This year our congregation is 89 years old! All through these years – including the Great Depression, World War II, the Korean War and the War in Vietnam – God has blessed and sustained this congregation. He will faithfully do so for us once […]

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St. James Lutheran Church
2040 Oakwood Ave. NE
Grand Rapids, MI 49505
(616) 363-7718