Mission Statement

 

We are a forward looking, multi-cultural and inclusive faith community, proclaiming and doing Christ's work of love and justice in the greater New London area and the world.

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Upcoming Events and Activities
 
Pledge forms and ministry information have been sent out in the mail for completion and return to St. James.  If you haven't already, please prayerfully consider the many ways you can contribute to the St. James community and bring your completed form to services as soon as possible, or mail them in the enclosed envelope back to the church office. If you didn't receive a form in the mail, please see an usher this Sunday or contact the parish office.
 
Spanish class on Saturday mornings is held from 10 AM - 12:00 noon in the church school roomOur friend Julien Rodriguez is offering the class. Please RSVP Ellen in the parish office to secure space in the class.
 
The Caring for Creation Committee will be selling rechargeable lanterns this month as a fundraiser for the new roof needed for the parish hall to support solar panels. The lanterns cost $15 and will be on display during coffee hour in November through Nov. 18 for delivery in time for Christmas.
 
On Thanksgiving Day, November 22, there will be a Holy Eucharist service at 9 AM in church.
 
Military Overseas: If you know of anyone who is serving overseas, please provide us with their name and address so we can send cards and letters to them from our parish. Pat Lee will be available in the parish hall after the 8:00 AM service or call Ellen in the parish office at 860.443.4989. 
 
The St. James Book Club will meet at La Luna Restaurant at the Holiday Inn on Thursday, November 29 at 6 PM. The book this month is Acts of Faith by Erich Segal. For more information contact the parish office or Lori Sarkett at lorisarketthne@gmail.com.
 
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Good News!  The Sermons of St. James are being recorded and added to our YouTube channel, which you can access by clicking here or just by clicking the red tab labeled "Sermons & Media" on the left hand side of this website main page.  A stream of pictures of life at St. James plays during the sermon for your viewing pleasure!  If you click the "subscribe" button on the YouTube page, you will be notified when new postings are added.
 
Fr. Ranjit's on the tube!!! On the St. James YouTube we have begun archiving Ranjit's appearances on local access TV so that a wider community can enjoy his discussions about God's mission in our neighborhood with local guests. The first three shows can be seen at https://www.youtube.com/playlist?list=PL5X_fiAxb-aLd31pcc2yihaFvUXSHWi
 
For more information about activities and events later this month, click for The Net hereFor updates, reports or pictures of events as they happen, go to our Facebook page by clicking here or to our Instagram account by clicking here. The monthly Google calendar of events can be seen by clicking here.