Advent at St. James
As we approach this season with a new set of online and in-person opportunities to worship and engage with your St. James family. Please refer to the schedule below to see what offerings and services best fit your family! We hope to see you soon.
SUNDAY MORNINGS FAITH FORMATION IN ADVENT - SERVICE SCHEDULE
- November 28: Advent Wreath Making Event during the 9:15 a.m. Faith Formation Hour.
- December 5: at 10:00 a.m. Adults & Youth Gather for the Annual Meeting, St. James Children are invited to learn the Christmas Story in preparation for the Christmas Pageant.
- December 12: at 10:00 a.m. Bishop Parsley shares Part I of his Advent Series, Living Well in Advent meets to contemplate the season. Youth and Children’s Faith Formation continues.
- December 19: CHRISTMAS PAGEANT during the 9:00 a.m. Service. Following the service at 10:00 a.m. Bishop Parsley shares Part II of his Advent Series, Living Well in Advent meets to contemplate the season. Youth and Children’s Faith Formation continues.
CHRISTMAS EVE SERVICES
- Friday, December 24: 4:00 p.m., 6:00 p.m., & 10:30 p.m.
CHRISTMAS DAY SERVICE
- Saturday, December 25: 10:30 a.m.
FIRST SUNDAY AFTER CHRISTMAS
- December 26: 8:00 a.m. & 10:30 a.m.- Lessons and Carols
OTHER ADVENT OPPORTUNITIES
- Saturday, December 4: Quiet Reflection- An Advent Meditation - 7:30 AM at Mt. Lebanon Chapel
- Sundays, December 5, 12, &19: St. James Youth meet for Shop’N’Hop, Wrap’N’Yap, and The Chosen: Nativity Episode and Youth Gift Exchange- 5:00 p.m.
- Saturday, December 11: St. Nick at St. James
Ongoing programs and offerings include:
- Weekday Morning Prayer 8:00 a.m. on Zoom
- Mondays at 5:00 pm - Living Well in the Midst of Grief
- Tuesdays at 7:00 pm - Voices of Scripture
- St. James Youth Wednesday Morning Bible Study
- 1st & 3rd Wednesdays at 8:15 p.m. - Episco-Posse Women's Bible Study
- Thursdays at 7:00 p.m. - Contemplation with Companions, Quiet, and Scripture
- Education for Ministry
Outreach opportunities include:
- Angel Tree 2021
- Warming Wilmington- Our St. James Youth are collecting hats, mittens, and gloves for our neighbors in need.
- Gifting Spree 2021
- Poinsettias & Music Honorarium
THE CHOSEN: NATIVITY STORY & YOUTH GROUP GIFT EXCHANGE
Sunday, December 19 | 5:00 - 7:00 PM | Youth Room After we watch the story of Jesus’s Birth, we will have an amazing time with an very unusual style of “gift exchange.” Start looking for a “unique” gift…..$12.00 or less OR somethin...Read More
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