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This Week at St James

St James United Methodist Church is a caring community of faith that welcomes individuals from all walks of life. You are invited to join us this Sunday for a time of worship, learning, and interaction as we celebrate our Savior and explore what it means to follow Jesus in every day life!

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Is it summer yet?

I know it isn't officially summer yet, but is sure has been hot! Here is this week's church email news:

A Simple Test

In Matthew 12.46-50, we find the story of Jesus' family coming to visit him. Apparently Jesus was in a house speaking to a crowd of people. Someone called to him, "Look, your mother and your brothers are standing outside, wanting to speak to you." How did Jesus reply?...

Is Christianity about rules?

Last Sunday, our theme was "Killjoy God". The premise was that some people's obstacle to faith is that Christianity has too many rules--that God doesn't want us to have fun or enjoy our lives. This is part of our "I Want to Believe, But..." series that is covering...

How Are You Feeling?

Summary:  Our psalm this week is Psalm 69. Psalm 69 talks about how to deal with our emotions. How do you deal with your emotions? Are you a zombie? Pretend you don't feel anything? Are you a medicator? Do something to mask or dull the feeling. Are you a yeller and a...

You Choose

Watch this video: What if the doors were marked? This is exactly the premise Psalm 32 sets up for us. Only the choices are...

God Is Good!

  Here are the notes from the bulletin: “God Is Good” Psalm 107 Psalm 107 teaches us to say that God is good because of God’s steadfast love for us. Psalm 107 gives these characteristics to God’s love: God’s love is eternal. God’s love is demonstrated by actions....