Welcome to Saint James!

400 Columbia Ave
Pitman, NJ 08071

Welcoming God’s people together in Christ to worship, serve, and share God’s love. St. James is a member church of the New Jersey Lutheran Synod and the Evangelical Lutheran Church in America (ELCA).

Holy Week Schedule 2023

  • Sunday, April 2:  Palm Sunday — 9:30 am
    • Service with Communion
  • Thursday, April 6:  Maundy Thursday — 7:30 pm
    • Join us in welcoming the First Communion Class to the Table.
  • Friday, April 7:  Good Friday – 7:30 pm
    • Join us for a Tenebrae Service
  • Saturday, April 8:  Easter Vigil – 7:30 pm
    • Join us for a Celebration of Resurrection with Communion as we move from the dark of Good Friday into bright Easter joy. 
  • Sunday, April 9:  Easter Sunday – 2 Services (8:30 & 11 am)
    • Christ’s victory feast over death with Communion

Live Stream Information

We are continuing live streaming Worship with Holy Communion on our Facebook page at 9:30 am Sundays. Recordings of the most recent services are also available on the Facebook page as well.

Online Giving Options

We’ve recently added our first fully online giving option, Tithe.ly. To give now, press the blue button below! Also visit Tithe.ly to create an account for more options. This service also offers giving using your mobile phone or tablet, install the app for iPhone or iPads or Android devices.

COVID 19 and other illnesses

St. James is committed to keeping everyone healthy. We will continue to review CDC guidelines and the following guidelines are currently in effect.

  • Wearing a mask is now optional in all areas of the Church Building.
  • We have begun “Continuous Communion”. Communion kits will be available for anyone who feels more comfortable using them instead.
  • Anyone who has been exposed to COVID recently or is not feeling well should follow CDC guidelines and can participate in service on-line via Facebook.

Updates and News

Easter Pictures

Here are some pictures around the sanctuary taken before and after our live stream!


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2020 Confirmands
Youth Group delivered Christmas packages to homebound members.