Nurturing

"Will you continue in the apostles' teaching and fellowship, in the breaking of bread, and in the prayers?"

"I will, with God's help."

-- From the Baptismal Covenant; Book of Common Prayer, p. 304

Christian Formation and lifelong learning is valued at St. James Episcopal Church.

Through a variety of experiences and programs for all ages, we seek to:

  • Lead people into a growing relationship with Christ
  • Model the Christian response to the scriptures, making them relevant to daily encounters
  • Inspire the joy and passion of the Christian experience



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Children

Babies We love babies! When a St. James family welcomes a new life to the world, we want to help you celebrate and share the news. Please contact us so we can spread the word in our newsletters. The Guild of the Christ Child would like to visit wi...

Episcopal Church Women

  If you are female, by virture of your interest and attendance at St. James Episcopal Church, you are a member of the Episcopal Church Women. There are no meeting requirements, no dues, and no agenda other than that expressed in the national stat...

Pastoral Care

Christian pastoral care is that activity within the ministry of the church which is centrally concerned with promoting the well-being of individuals and of communities. The ultimate aim of pastoral care is that of ministry as a whole, that is, ...

Stephen Ministry

  Providing Love, Hope, & Comfort in time of need Are you adjusting to a difficult time due to serious illness, death of a loved one, loss of your job, a change in marital status - or feeling lonely? The Stephen Ministry provides a one-on-one ...

Young Adults - 20s & 30s

  Programs and events for the 20- and 30-something crowd are facilitated by Mary Claire Ferachi, Interim for Youth and Young Adult Ministry. Wednesdays on Tap meets every week from 7:00-8:30 p.m. at Rotolo’s Pizzeria, 8342 Perkins Road. We meet fo...

Youth

It's Time for the 2013 EYC Summer Mission Trip! A team of 23 participants (6 chaperones, 17 participants) will be spending a week of service in NYC.  Departing Baton Rouge on Monday, JUly 22, our trip is through Wonder Voyage, an organization t...

Nursery

The St. James Nursery is conveniently located just inside the Parish Hall for children three months to four years. Professional caregivers are available 8:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. on Sundays and many special events. Electronic pagers are availabl...

Columbarium

The St. James columbarium is a peaceful and sacred space within the Meditation Garden where cremated remains of loved ones may be laid to rest within the church complex, and cared for in perpetuity. The term columbarium is derived from the Latin w...

Adults

" … those who drink of the water that I will give them will never be thirsty. The water that I will give will become in them a spring of water gushing up to eternal life. -- John 4:14 Christian Formation is a life-long process at St. James. Adult...