Please join us at 10am on Sundays now until July 12th for virtual services on Facebook at https://www.facebook.com/stjameschurchdowningtown/videos/1303974146464647/ … [Read more...]
To establish processes to ensure the smooth operation of our church services and to keep it informal enough so as to be comfortable and inviting but formal enough to honor and glorify God.
Thanksgiving Day Service Holy Eucharist Rite II - 10:00 am (spoken-word only). … [Read more...]
We have secured a visit from St. Nicholas of Myra on Sunday, Dec. 8th [Advent II], during all-three services for the day. St. Nicholas’ Feast Day is December 6th—thus the reason for transferring the day to the 8th. We will be gearing his arrival/appearance to each of the three (3) services; ie, 7:45 am Rite I and 11:00 am Rite II more history lesson and general banter w/ adults; while 9:00 am Rite II focused on children/youth. … [Read more...]
Please join us in celebrating the saints. Where: St. James' Episcopal Church When: Friday, November 1—7:00 p.m. What: 30 minute casual, family friendly service Who: Kids are INVITED to wear their costumes from the night before as we now give praise to the Saints! Everyone is WELCOME! At 7:30pm, the church is hosting a “Trunk or Treat” out back in our parking lot. Huh? Read all about it... … [Read more...]
Learn what a lavabo bowl is, and when to use it! See how seasoned veterans offer solemn bows in unison! Handle a thurible—and don’t be scared! Use a piscina without having to get a permission slip! Please join us on Sunday, August 4th [Pentecost 8] at either 8:50am or 10:30am for an acolytes’ training and practice session. The first session will be led by George Hotton for all Rite I Holy Eucharist acolytes; moreover, Acolyte Master Esther Brink will lead the day’s second training for … [Read more...]