St. James Calls a New Rector!
Rev. Ranjit K. Mathews
St. James joyously welcomes the Rev. Ranjit K. Mathews to be our new Rector!  Rev. Mathews currently serves on the staff of the Presiding Bishop as the Partnership Officer for Africa, and he has previously served Episcopal parishes in Long Beach, California and in Milton, Massachusetts. 
Rev. Mathews will be moving to New London in mid-May with his wife, Johanna and young son Dhruv, who will be entering kindergarten this fall.
To learn more about Rev. Mathews, click here.
St. James Activities 
Women's Lenten Retreat - "Spring Cleaning for the Heart and Soul" will be held on Saturday, March 25 from 9 AM to 3 PM at St. James.  Presenter is Rev. Joan Phelps.  Cost is $20 (scholarships available).  Register at the parish office.
Evensong will be celebrated this Sunday, March 26, at 5 PM, sung by the Anglican Singers.  For more information about this service, click here.
Evening Prayer is held each Wednesday during Lent at 5:30 PM in Hallam Chapel.
Stations of the Cross are held each Friday during Lent at 5:30 PM in the Church.
Lenten fish dinners are held each Wednesday evening during Lent from 5:00 to 6:30 PM.  Tickets are available in the parish office or Sundays after worship, $10 for adults and $4 for children.  Tickets at the door are $12 for adults and $5 for children. 
Lenten Book Study has begun, but newcomers are welcome on Wednesday evenings in the Parlor.  The group is discussing Presiding Bishop Curry's book Crazy Christians. Books are available for $13.  Please sign up and purchase a book at the church office. 
Yazidi Aid Presentation