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The Messenger – November 2021

by Staci Grimes

A printable version of this month’s Messenger with graphics is available to view and download. Or, if all you’re looking for is the text, feel free to scroll! Message from Pastor Mike On the first day of the week when we gathered…” [Acts 20:7] I’ve been thinking about Sunday lately! Yes – ever since I […]

The Messenger – October 2021

by Staci Grimes

A printable version of this month’s Messenger with graphics is available to view and download. Or, if all you’re looking for is the text, feel free to scroll! Message from Pastor Mike Dear St. James community of faith, “When you are welcoming . . . you welcome Me!” [Mt. 25:40] Since I suspended writing my […]

The Messenger – September 2021

by Staci Grimes

A printable version of this month’s Messenger with graphics is available to view and download. Or, if all you’re looking for is the text, feel free to scroll! Message from Pastor Mike and Pastor Andrew Dear St. James family, As members of the Body of Christ, it is impossible for any of us not to […]

The Messenger – August 2021

by Staci Grimes

A printable version of this month’s Messenger with graphics is available to view and download. Or, if all you’re looking for is the text, feel free to scroll! Message from Pastor Mike Dear family and friends of St. James, I began writing this reflection while I was away with family at the beginning of July. […]

The Messenger – July 2021

by Staci Grimes
July Messenger Graphic with loaves of bread

A printable version of this month’s Messenger with graphics is available to view and download. Or, if all you’re looking for is the text, feel free to scroll! Message from Pastor Mike “As Jesus came near and saw the city of Jerusalem, he wept over it, saying, ‘If you, even you, had recognized on this […]

The Messenger – June 2021

by Staci Grimes

A printable version of this month’s Messenger with graphics is available to view and download. Or, if all you’re looking for is the text, feel free to scroll! Message from Pastor Mike The month of May was Mental Health Awareness Month. The theme: You are not Alone! It got me remembering a little ditty from […]

The Messenger – May 2021

by Staci Grimes
May 2021 Messenger Banner Image

A printable version of this month’s Messenger with graphics is available to view and download. Or, if all you’re looking for is the text, feel free to scroll! Message from Pastor Mike “We know that the whole creation has been groaning in labor pains . . . and not only creation, but we ourselves. . […]

The Messenger – April 2021

by Staci Grimes
April Messenger title banner graphic

A printable version of this month’s Messenger with graphics is available to view and download. Or, if all you’re looking for is the text, feel free to scroll! Message from Pastor Mike “We Had Hoped…” [Luke 24:21] “We had hoped….” That’s all those two people wanted as they walked on that road to Emmaus, on […]

The Messenger – March 2021

by Staci Grimes
March Messenger Graphic -- elements of a palm frond

A printable version of this month’s Messenger with graphics is available to view and download.  Or, if all you’re looking for is the text, feel free to scroll! Message from Pastor Mike I began writing this message on Ash Wednesday, the first day of Lent. As it is now being read, we stand squarely in […]

The Messenger – February 2021

by Staci Grimes

A printable version of this month’s Messenger with graphics is available to view and download. If all you’re looking for is the text, feel free to scroll! Message from Pastor Mike “Behold I am With You Always!” [Mathew 28:20b] It comes as no great surprise that Matthew concludes his Gospel with these words of assurance from […]