Oct
24
6:30 PM18:30

Confirmation Ministry POD night

Students will be learning and growing in one of three PODS, of their choice.

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Making Holy Music - Students, who play an instrument, are practicing music that they will play on Reformation Sunday. Pod leaders are Tim Pofahl and Mark Lichtenberger. This group meets in the sanctuary.

The Body of Christ Works Out - Students are learning through leadership exercises and games about how to work together as a team. Pod leader is Tasha Gastony. This group meets in the fellowship hall.

Hungry? Walk! Global Hunger Issues - Students are exploring hunger and justice related issues. Pod leader is Amy Shero. This group meets in the library.

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Nov
3
9:30 AM09:30

Adopt-a-Highway

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It’s that time of year again when the boulevards of Cty Rd 5 between Highway 13 and Cty Rd 42 appear to have suffered from littering and fall winds. This is a ministry many St. James members have participated in over the years. Perhaps you would like to volunteer again or join the cleaners for the first time picking up litter and cast offs on this stretch of road. Confirmation students and SDA Espanol folks will join in!

When: Saturday, November 3, 9:30am [60-90 minutes in length]

Where: Meet in St. James Narthex, bring work gloves and wear work clothes and shoes

Who: Individuals, families, confirmation small groups, and SDA Espanol folks. Children must be 12yr and have adult supervision. 12-15 volunteers would be welcome.

 Why: To improve God’s green space and enjoy the company of others from St. James.

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Dec
19
5:30 PM17:30

Christmas Caroling and Advent worship at Savage Senior Living

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Come one, come all for a night of spreading Christmas cheer. We will gather at Savage senior living for an evening of song and worship. We will share a meal at 5:30pm and sing Christmas Carols at 6:00pm.

All ages are invited to join the Confirmation Small Groups and the Chancel Choir for this experience in the neighborhood. 

Sponsored by Thrivent Financial

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Oct
14
9:30 AM09:30

3rd Grade Bibles

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St. James will be presenting Bibles to those in Third Grade at the Sunday worship. All third graders and their parents are invited to worship to receive their copy of the Spark Bible. The Bibles comes as a gift from St. James.

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Oct
7
9:30 AM09:30

Armful of Love Registration

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Do you need help for your family this Christmas? Are you planning on making a monetary donation to Armful of Love this year?

St. James sponsors St. James’ families in financial need through our Armful of Love program. Families are asked for a list of needed items and are also given food and gas gift cards.  If you are in need of help, please fill out an application form and return it to the Armful of Love mailbox in the office by October 7 or email it to Sue Anderson at sue.anderson.lesuphna@gmail.com . Applications are available click HERE, in the church office, or at the Answer Booth.  If you have any questions, please contact Sue Anderson via email or (952) 894-5799.

 In addition, we would prayerfully request that anyone considering making a monetary donation to the Armful of Love program do so by October 7.  This will help us determine the number of people we will be able to sponsor this year.  Thank you for your generosity!

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Oct
6
8:30 AM08:30

Handy Men of St. James

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Come fix up and give a fresh look to the church. This is an opportunity for men of faith to get together, eat donuts and work on projects around St. James. Sign below, at the Answer Booth or call the church office.

Ministry Hosts: Dave Osterkamp & Del Bloch

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Sep
29
10:30 AM10:30

Salad Luncheon

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St. James women are sponsoring a Salad Luncheon featuring Icy Mackley whom will be speaking about Growing Up in Birmingham, AL. There is no cost for this event, however a free will offering will be taken. Guests are welcome.

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Sep
8
9:00 AM09:00

Quilters Group-Please stop in!

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No Sewing Experience necessary. We pin 3 pieces of fabric together as our starting step, so if you can help with that step please come. If you like to sew, tie knots or quilt, those are the next steps and you are welcome to help with that also. Quilts made are given to people in need in Minnesota, including our neighbors in Savage and Burnsville.

Stop by on Saturday (and hopefully stay) to see how this fun ministry is done. We also always welcome fabric donations.  Ministry Host: Marlys Schindeldecker

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Aug
21
6:00 PM18:00

Trimester Ministry Planning Night with Pizza Dinner

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We gather as a church in the Koinonia Room to plan our ministry for the last four months of 2018.

All are welcome and needed! Bring your ideas and desires for ministry. We will start with Pizza and conversation from 6pm to 6:30pm and spend the last hour planning ministry.
Sign up at the Answer Booth. Questions? Contact Doreen Evans, Director of Ministry Operations.

 

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Aug
11
9:00 AM09:00

Quilters Group-Please stop in!

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No Sewing Experience necessary. We pin 3 pieces of fabric together as our starting step, so if you can help with that step please come. If you like to sew, tie knots or quilt, those are the next steps and you are welcome to help with that also. Quilts made are given to people in need in Minnesota, including our neighbors in Savage and Burnsville.

Stop by on Saturday (and hopefully stay) to see how this fun ministry is done. We also always welcome fabric donations.  Ministry Host: Marlys Schindeldecker

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Jul
23
6:30 PM18:30

AED / CPR Training

St. James has a new AED and we are having a hands on training.
Everyone is welcome to sign up.
Where: St. James Fellowship Hall
What: Bystander hands-only CPR/AED Training: Covers the difference between heart attack and cardiac arrest, identify cardiac arrest, how to do chest compressions and why rescue breaths are no longer advised, how to operate an AED, when to connect it to a victim, touch base on Heart Disease/Stroke signs/symptoms and legalities. Course completion card issued. Length of class is 90 minutes. 
Sign up at the Answer Booth. Or email Doreen@stjameslc.com

 

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