Sunday, June 23, 2019 - We will hold services at 8 a.m. and 10 a.m.

St. James Office Hours: Mondays: 8:00 a.m.-Noon, Tuesdays thru Thursdays: 10 a.m.-2 p.m., Fridays: Flexible Hours (call before you come to St. James on a Friday).

Executive Assistant: Ellen Robinson               St. James Office: (406)586-9093, Extension 1          sj5westolive@gmail.com

St. James Bookkeeper: Maria Evanson      Office Hours: Mondays thru Wednesdays, 9 a.m.-1:30 p.m.; Thursdays 9 a.m.-1 p.m. 

When the St. James Office is closed, contact our Verger, Vicki Van Rensselaer, at terracecoast@aol.com or (406)282-7035 if you have a question about an activity or event that is taking place at St. James.

Bishop Search Update: The Standing Committee announced on May 1, 2019 that the Final Slate of Candidates for The Tenth Bishop of Montana are, in alphabetical order: The Rev. Mary Caucutt, Rector of Christ Episcopal Church, Cody, Wyoming; The Rev. Dr. Nina Ranadive Pooley, Rector, St. Bartholomew's Episcopal Church, Yarmouth, Maine and The Rev. Marty Stebbins, Rector, St. Timothy's Episcopal Church, Wilson, North Carolina.  For more information about the Bishop Candidates, visit https://diomontana.com/candidates-for-tenth-bishop.  The Bishop candidates will visit St. James on Thursday, July 18, 2019.

Assistance For The Victims Of Earthquakes, Floods, Hurricanes And Wildfires: If you would like to assist the victims of earthquakes, floods, hurricanes and wildfires, visit the website of Episcopal Relief & Development (ERD) at http://www.episcopalrelief.org.  Episcopal Relief & Development is the international relief and development agency of The Episcopal Church.  ERD assists victims of hunger, disease and natural disasters in the U.S. and throughout the world.

If you would like to financially support the music ministries at St. James, checks should be made payable to St. James Episcopal Church with a notation on the memo line of the check of Fiscus Fund.

Love INC Personal Care Pantry currently has the following needs: Baby Wipes, Band-Aids, Body Wash, Dish Soap, Hair Conditioner, Hand And/Or Body Lotion, Laundry Detergent.  When possible, please donate unscented personal care products.  Donations can be put in the basket that is in the Narthex (the main entrance to the Nave) at St. James.

The Gallatin Valley Food Bank currently has the following Donation Wish List: canned fruits, chunky soup, tuna, boxed cereal, peanut butter, granola bars, canned tomatoes.

2019 Camp Marshall Program Dates
http://www.campmarshallmontana.org/camp-programs
Sunday, June 16 - Friday, June 21: Grace Camp (for rising 3rd - 8th graders with an incarcerated parent)
Sunday, June 23 - Friday, June 28: Jr. Middler I (for rising 3rd - 8th graders)
Sunday, June 30 - Friday, July 5: Adventure Week (for rising 8th - 12th graders)
Sunday, June 30 - Friday, July 5: Family Camp
Sunday, July 7 - Friday, July 12: Jr. Middler II (for rising 3rd - 8th graders)
Sunday, July 14 - Saturday, July 20: Senior High (for rising 9th - 12 graders)
Friday, August 9 - Sunday, August 11: Alumni Weekend

Monday, June 17, 2019 - Friday, June 21, 2019: Downtown Vacation Bible School (VBS) will be held each day from 8:30 a.m. to Noon.  We're blasting off...To Mars and Beyond!  CALLING ALL PARTICIPANTS: Children, Youth Assistants and Adult Volunteers...Let's Explore Where God's Power Can Take You!  Register today to join the Adventure at www.bozemanumc.org/vacation-bible-school.

Friday, June 21, 2019: St. James serves at the Fork & Spoon Homestyle Kitchen.  Please contact Peggy and Rick Bergstedt at Peggyberg1@gmail.com or (307)851-1731 (Peggy) or (307)851-3986 (Rick) if you would like to join this ministry.

Sunday, June 30, 2019: St. James has made arrangements for the movie "Traces of the Trade" to be shown in the Parish Hall at St. James on Sunday, June 30, 2019 following the 10 a.m. service.  The movie is about a family in Bristol, Rhode Island that discovers that its ancestors were the largest slave traders in the United States.  Some of the members of the family decide to learn more about the activities of their ancestors.  After we've viewed the movie, we will have an opportunity to discuss the move.  If you'd like to view "Traces of the Trade", please bring your lunch and whatever beverage you would like to drink (there's a refrigerator in the Parish Hall where you can store your lunch and beverage).  No need to RSVP, just come to the Parish Hall at 11:15 a.m. on June 30th.

Wednesday, July 3, 2019: A Healing Service will be held at 6 p.m. in our Chapel (which is called the Chapel of the Resurrection) that is located in the basement of St. James next to the Parish Hall.

Sunday, July 7, 2019: St. James Day - We will hold one service at 10 a.m. that will be followed by our annual Parish Picnic at the Bozeman Pond Park Pavilion (off Fowler Avenue and Huffine Lane).  Please bring your favorite picnic food dish (main dish, side dish, salad) to share with our parish families and friends.  St. James will provide a St. James Day Cake, ice tea, lemonade, water and picnic plates/utensils.  If you are available to help with picnic set-up and/or clean-up, please contact Markie Nathan at khn@aggienetwork.com or Caryle Merrill at 587-5573.  Please come join the fellowship and fun of our special day!

Friday, July 12, 2019: The July adult potluck dinner will be held on Friday, July 12th at 6:30 p.m.

Thursday, July 18, 2019: The Bishop Candidates visit Bozeman.  The Bishop Candidates will attend a Candidate Forum at St. James from 7 p.m. to 8:30 p.m. on July 18th.

Friday, July 19, 2019: St. James serves at the Fork & Spoon Homestyle Kitchen.  Please contact Peggy and Rick Bergstedt at Peggyberg1@gmail.com or (307)851-1731 (Peggy) or (307)851-3986 (Rick) if you would like to join this ministry.

Friday, July 25, 2019: St. James will host the Electing Convention for the 10th Bishop of the Episcopal Diocese of Montana.  The Electing Convention will be held on July 25th at First Presbyterian Church, 26 West Babcock Street, Bozeman.

Saturday, July 26, 2019 - Sunday, July 27, 2019: St. James will host the Diocesan Convention of the Episcopal Diocese of Montana.  The Diocesan Convention will be held on July 26th at the Best Western Plus GranTree Inn, 1325 North 7th Avenue, Bozeman.

Wednesday, August 7, 2019: A Healing Service will be held at 6 p.m. in our Chapel (which is called the Chapel of the Resurrection) that is located in the basement of St. James next to the Parish Hall.

Friday, August 9, 2018: The August adult potluck dinner will be held on Friday, August 9th at 6:30 p.m.

Friday, August 16, 2019: St. James serves at the Fork & Spoon Homestyle Kitchen.  Please contact Peggy and Rick Bergstedt at Peggyberg1@gmail.com or (307)851-1731 (Peggy) or (307)851-3986 (Rick) if you would like to join this ministry.

Wednesday, September 4, 2019: A Healing Service will be held at 6 p.m. in our Chapel (which is called the Chapel of the Resurrection) that is located in the basement of St. James next to the Parish Hall.

Friday, September 13, 2019: The September adult potluck dinner will be held on Friday, September 13th at 6:30 p.m.

Friday, September 20, 2019: St. James serves at the Fork & Spoon Homestyle Kitchen.  Please contact Peggy and Rick Bergstedt at Peggyberg1@gmail.com or (307)851-1731 (Peggy) or (307)851-3986 (Rick) if you would like to join this ministry.

Wednesday, October 2, 2019: A Healing Service will be held at 6 p.m. in our Chapel (which is called the Chapel of the Resurrection) that is located in the basement of St. James next to the Parish Hall.

Friday, October 11, 2019: The October adult potluck dinner will be held on Friday, October 11th at 6:30 p.m.

Friday, October 18, 2019: St. James serves at the Fork & Spoon Homestyle Kitchen.  Please contact Peggy and Rick Bergstedt at Peggyberg1@gmail.com or (307)851-1731 (Peggy) or (307)851-3986 (Rick) if you would like to join this ministry.

Sunday, November 3, 2019: St. James hosts Family Promise.

Wednesday, November 6, 2019: A Healing Service will be held at 6 p.m. in our Chapel (which is called the Chapel of the Resurrection) that is located in the basement of St. James next to the Parish Hall.

Friday, November 8, 2019: The November adult potluck dinner will be held on Friday, November 8th at 6:30 p.m.

Friday, November 15, 2019: St. James serves at the Fork & Spoon Homestyle Kitchen.  Please contact Peggy and Rick Bergstedt at Peggyberg1@gmail.com or (307)851-1731 (Peggy) or (307)851-3986 (Rick) if you would like to join this ministry.

Wednesday, December 4, 2019: A Healing Service will be held at 6 p.m. in our Chapel (which is called the Chapel of the Resurrection) that is located in the basement of St. James next to the Parish Hall.

Sunday, December 8, 2019: St. James hosts Family Promise.

Friday, December 13, 2019: The December adult potluck dinner will be held on Friday, December 13th at 6:30 p.m.

Friday, December 20, 2019: St. James serves at the Fork & Spoon Homestyle Kitchen.  Please contact Peggy and Rick Bergstedt at Peggyberg1@gmail.com or (307)851-1731 (Peggy) or (307)851-3986 (Rick) if you would like to join this ministry.

Wednesday, January 1, 2020: A Healing Service will be held at 6 p.m. in our Chapel (which is called the Chapel of the Resurrection) that is located in the basement of St. James next to the Parish Hall.

Friday, January 10, 2020: The January adult potluck dinner will be held on Friday, January 10th at 6:30 p.m.

Friday, January 17, 2020: St. James serves at the Fork & Spoon Homestyle Kitchen.  Please contact Peggy and Rick Bergstedt at Peggyberg1@gmail.com or (307)851-1731 (Peggy) or (307)851-3986 (Rick) if you would like to join this ministry.