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

News

Bible Class

Are you available for a Thursday Evening Bible Class? The members of the previous Thursday evening Bible Class are ready to start back up again. They will be meeting on Thursday, April 12th at 6pm in the classroom/library. This initial gathering will be a planning session. If you have any ideas or topics you would like to study, come to […]

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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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2nd Best Sale

The 2nd Best Sale is May 3rd, 4th, and 5th. There is a new twist to the sale this year. You can do a Drive-in style Drop Off of donations on April 21st and 28th. Simply load your car, drive to the main entrance of the church and workers will unload your car for you. The BIG set-up is Sunday […]

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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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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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Confirmation Classes

During the pastoral vacancy our Confirmation Classes for public school students grades 6 & 7 will remain at their regular time of Sunday evenings 5pm-6pm. We are pleased to have Dr. Rachel Palmer teach these classes during the pastoral vacancy. Rachel is a retired professor of Concordia University – Ann Arbor, and so is very well versed in the Bible […]

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Youth Room Renovation

Exciting news! St. James Youth Room is going to be redone! Here are some of the new things that are going in. Entertainment system Kids bar and bistro Mini fridge Hard surface flooring New furniture New carpet

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