Spirituality & Worship

"Ascribe to the Lord the glory due his name; bring an offering and come before him!

Worship the Lord in the splendor of holiness . . ."

 -- 1 Chronicles 16:29


Whatever your church affiliation or wherever you are on your journey, St. James Episcopal Church welcomes you at its worship services.

Adults, families, and children are welcome! Our services follow Episcopal liturgy as outlined in the Book of Common Prayer.

Sunday Services

7:30 a.m. – Holy Eucharist
A traditional Rite 1 service without music, in the church.

9:00 am – Holy Eucharist
An inviting service in the Chapel of the Twelve Apostles (in the Parish Hall building) which includes music led by the Contemporary Worship Musicians. (New time begins in 2012; prelude will begin at 8:55.)

9:00 a.m. – Holy Eucharist
A traditional Rite 2 service with organ and cantors leading hymns. The Children's Choirs sing during the school year.

11:00 a.m. – Holy Eucharist
A traditional Rite 2 service with organ and the Chancel Choir.

5:00 p.m. – Holy Eucharist
A traditional Rite 2 service without music, in the Chapel of the Twelve Apostles.

Weekday Services

Wednesday Noon – Holy Eucharist
Held in the Chapel of the Twelve Apostles, this service of Holy Eucharist, Rite 2 also provides opportunity for special prayers of healing (Unction).


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Worship Ministries

At St. James, we take seriously the ancient meaning of liturgy, from the Greek leitourgia, from leitourgos minister, from leit- people + ergon work, or the people's work. (Collins English Dictionary – Complete and Unabridged © HarperCollins Publis...

Music

"Awake up, my glory; awake, psaltery and harp: I myself will awake early. I will praise thee, O Lord, among the people: I will sing unto thee among the nations." -- Psalm 57: 7-9   St. James Episcopal Church has long regarded music to be an i...

Center for Spiritual Formation

// // The Center's logo incorporates the St. James Church symbolic cross and chalice with a shell in the center. The shell is a symbol for the Apostle James, a symbol for baptism, and for the Center's mission to stimulate a new birth in Christi...