The End of Christmas Cheer?

December 29, 2019
Christmas Day has come and gone. The presents are opened. Most of the cookies are eaten. The outdoor lights are still on, but not for much longer. All we have…
Merry Christmas and welcome to Saint James. December can be a really busy time of year. There are Christmas parties and programs to attend. There is the extra busy job…

There Was a Time…

December 15, 2019
Only ten more days until Christmas! We are so glad you are here with us on this third Sunday in Advent. Christmas is coming and we’re here today to get…

Christ the Rejected King

November 24, 2019
Today is Christ the King Sunday. It is normally filled with songs of majesty as we reflect on Jesus’ return to earth at the end of time. He will come…

In His Grip

October 20, 2019
Sometimes prayer can be a time of real struggle. It can be a struggle to get the words out. It can be a struggle to even pray. It can be…

Taking the Long View

October 6, 2019
Responding to requests is not always easy to do, especially if one’s resources are limited. We understand this of ourselves and of our fellow human beings. But with God it…

Tough Choices

September 8, 2019
It’s Fall Y’all. No it’s not September 20 or 21...but it might as well be. The school year has begun. The meetings and programs that have been in hiatus during…

Prince of Peace?

August 18, 2019
And He will be called Wonderful Counselor, Mighty God, Everlasting Father, Prince of Peace, (Is. 9:6b). This memorable Bible verse that we hear every Christmas, speaks to the hope that…

Live Loved

August 11, 2019
Live Loved was the theme of our Vacation Bible School week. During the week we recalled different stories in the Bible of God extending His love to people, (some of…

Security Blanket

July 14, 2019
Am I Enough? Are my thoughts and opinions enough? Does what I do matter? Does what I think matter? Am I enough? Some theologians and people who study human behavior…