The Lenten Season begins on Ash Wednesday, March 6, 2019. Services that day are at 12:30 pm and 7:30 pm with a Bread and Broth supper at 6:30 pm. You are invited to a Bread and Broth supper at 6:15 pm followed by worship each following Wednesday evening throughout Lent.

March 13, Mid-Week Service
“Here I Am; Send Me” – based on Isaiah 6:1-8
6:15 pm Bread & Broth
Hosted by the Choral & Handbell Choirs

March 20, Mid-Week Service
“God Calls the Boy Samuel” – based on 1 Samuel 3:1-10
6:15 pm Bread & Broth
Hosted by the Sunday School

March 27, Mid-Week Service
“Fishers of Men” – based on Matthew 4:18-22
6:15 pm Bread & Broth
Hosted by the Book Club

April 3, Mid-Week Service
“Members of One Another” – based on Romans 12:3-8
6:15 pm Bread & Broth
Hosted by the Youth Group & Confirmation Class

April 10, Mid-Week Service
“Sending of the 12” – based on Mark 6:6b-13
6:15 pm Bread & Broth
Hosted by the St. James Women of the ELCA

Youth Group Activities

Youth Group – meets approximately once a month during the school year. Sr. Youth are those in grade 6 and above; Jr. Youth are those in grades 2-5.

Pool Party at the Nienstedt’s home.

Our next get-together is on Sunday, June 30th for a family pool party.  We will meet at the Nienstedt’s home after worship (about 11:00 am). All youth graduating 5th grade and up and their families are invited. So that we can plan for food, please let Jeff Nienstedt know how many plan on attending from your family. Bring a friend.  All are welcome.



St. James Women

The women of St. James meet on the first Wednesday of each month in the church lounge, September through June. Bring a sandwich; beverages and desserts are provided.

Our next meeting will be September 4. Bring your ideas for ministry.

Smoke Free Property

With the church’s concern for fostering good health and nurture of
body, mind and soul, the congregation council at its meeting on April
10, 2011 designated the building and grounds of St James a Smoke Free
Property.  We thank you for your cooperation and concern for the
well-being of all!