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

News

Bake Sale

Our 5th/6th Grade from ISJ Academy will be hosting a free will Bake Sale on Sunday, January 20th. All proceeds help defray the cost of going to YMCA Camp Pendalouan in Montague, MI.

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Knit/Crocheted Together in Love

Sponsored by LWML Where: St. James Lutheran Fellowship Room When: After Church on Sunday, January 20, 2019 11:45 am – 2 pm Who: Anyone, male or female, ages 13 and up interested in: learning the basics of knitting/crocheting advancing knitting/crocheting skills sharing knitting/crocheting skills and patterns visiting with others while working on own project fun and Christian fellowship What to […]

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Paint and Sip

It was a great time last year so due to popular demand we are doing it again! Mark your calendars for: FRIDAY, JANUARY 25TH! Please sign up on the sheet on the table outside the office door. If you have any questions, please contact Kim Urbanski.

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Nursery Coordinator

We are still in need of a Nursery Coordinator. We do not have a schedule of Nursery volunteers during the worship services at this time.  If anyone would be willing to coordinate volunteers for this service to our church, please contact Cindy McAuliffe or Karen Swanson. Thank you!

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Stamps for Missions

We are collecting commemorative stamps for Missions!  If possible cut a ½ inch border on all 4 sides of the stamp.  You can place your stamps in the box located on our LWML table in the Gathering Room.  The money the LWML Michigan District receives for these stamps will be used to help support the ministry of Becky Grossman, a […]

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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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School Expansion Plan

The school building expansion for ISJ is as easy as 1-2-3. This summer, St. James Lutheran Church will contract with a construction company to add bathrooms, storage space, and classroom to the school. St. James is contributing $100,000 from its building fund and ISJ Academy is raising funds to pay for the remaining costs. Below is a summary of the […]

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