St. James Lutheran Church

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VBS

Please come to St. James Lutheran Church this summer July 8-12, 9am-Noon, for VBS! (Potty-trained) 3 yr. olds through children entering 6th gr. this fall will travel daily through Storytelling, Game, Craft, Bible Challenge/Science, and Snack sites. All students will join together in the Openings and Closings each day to have more fun with songs, etc. and parents will sign in […]

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Quilting group

Exciting news! The QUILTING group is forming! If you would like to get in on the planning of this opportunity, please speak with Arlene Porter, Marjie Weiss or Karen Kryzanowski. No commitment is asked of you. Rather learn if this is an area of service you would like to get involved in.

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Lutheran Laymen’s League Men’s Retreat at Camp Arcadia

September 5-9, 2019 | Arcadia, Mich. Join us for a long weekend of study, fellowship, and recreation as together with Rev. Dr. Gregory Seltz we explore putting our temporal Liberties to work for our Eternal Liberty in Christ. All laymen are invited. Membership in the Lutheran Laymen’s League is not a prerequisite. For more information contact John Weiss. 

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Out of town for the weekend?

Your opportunity to Worship is available on Monday evenings at 6:30 p.m. This 35-45 minute service specifically caters to those weekend warriors or those returning from a get-a-way. It is informal so the casual dress of summer shorts and flip-flops is okay!   Come as you are and give praise to our Lord! 

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Immanuel VBS Family Nights

This year, Immanuel Lutheran is trying something a little different for their VBS experience. They will be holding a VBS Family Night throughout the Summer. This will begin on June 12th and run every other week through August 21st, 6:00 – 8:30 p.m. For registration, contact Brianna at briannajclark (at) gmail.com.   

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Want to talk about Pastor’s sermon?

Have you heard a sermon by Pastor Schaeffer and you wanted to talk with him about it or to dig a little deeper into the biblical text?  This is your Q & A opportunity! On Sunday mornings, beginning Sunday, June 9th, Pastor Schaeffer will discuss the sermon text and some of the thoughts expressed in the sermon. From June 9th through September 1st, […]

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Pastor Schaeffer Installation Photos

Take a look at photos from the installation of Pastor Schaeffer on March 10, 2019.

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Sunday School Schedule

Just a reminder that there will NOT be any Sunday School classes on March 31, April 7 and April 21. Our last Sunday School session for this year is May 19.Have a great Spring break!

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Joyful Action Ministry

J.A.M. is sending out a gentle reminder that our members appreciate hearing from us and knowing we care about them. Sending them a card is a simple way to let them know they are in our thoughts and prayers.  If you hear about someone in prayers, give them a quick phone call to see what’s up and offer your help  (i.e. […]

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Recap Video of the Michigan District Convention

A playlist of the videos from all convention worship services, essayists, president’s address, and other presenters can be accessed by clicking here. PDF files of the order of worship for each service can be downloaded here. Election results and resolutions adopted have been added to the website. Please note that Convention Proceedings & Bylaws will be mailed to each congregation […]

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