On Sunday, December 16, 2018, we will hold services at 8 a.m., 9:30 a.m. and 11 a.m.

On Sunday, December 23, 2018, we will hold one service at 10 a.m.

On Monday, December 24, 2018 (Christmas Eve), we will hold services at 4 p.m., 7 p.m. and 10 p.m.

On Monday, December 25, 2018 (Christmas Day), we will hold one service at 10 a.m.

On Sunday, December 30, 2018, we will hold one service at 10 a.m.

St. James Office Hours: Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, 9:30 a.m.-1:30 p.m.,  Wednesday, 9 a.m.-1 p.m., Friday, flexible schedule (the Friday office hours will vary so please call the office before you come in on a Friday).

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

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.

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.

Bishop Search Update: We have a healthy crop of applicants in our search for the next Bishop!  While confidentiality requirements prevent the disclosure of the total number, the Nominating Committee is pleased with how many candidates applied before the November 15, 2018 deadline.  The Committee meets in early December to conduct the first screening, with interviews scheduled for January.  Thank you for your continued prayers for guidance in this process!  Please direct comments and questions to bishopsearch@gmail.com.

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 Stewardship At St. James: Please turn in your completed Intentional Giving card this month (December 2018) so that the St. James Finance Committee can use the information that is on your card as they compile the 2019 Operating Budget for St. James.  Cards are available in the pew racks, at the back of the Nave and a copy of the card is posted on the Home Page of this website.  Cards can be placed in the Intentional Giving box that is at the front of the Nave, in the offering plate or you can bring or mail the card to the St. James Office.  If it would be more convenient, you can call or e-mail your Intentional Giving statement to the St. James Bookkeeper, Maria Evanson, at (406)586-9093, Extension 7 or sjbkkpr@gmail.com.  If you have any questions about Stewardship, please contact Vicki Van Rensselaer at terracecoast@aol.com or (406)282-7035.

Sunday, December 9, 2018: The next youth group meeting of the Episcopals will be Sunday, December 9th from 5 p.m. to 7:30 p.m.  Come hungry and ready for some Christmas shenanigans!  Questions?  Contact Rachel Toombs at rstoombs@gmail.com.

Monday, December 10, 2018: "Time of Taize Prayer" will be held in the St. James Nave on December 10th at 7 p.m.  This ecumenical night of prayer features song, prayer, reading and contemplation in the style of the Taize Community of Burgundy, France.

Wednesday, December 12, 2018: A Communion Service will be held in the St. James Nave at 11 a.m.

Friday, December 14, 2018: The December adult potluck dinner will be held on Friday, December 14th at 6:30 p.m. at Connie's and Roxy's house, 1715 South Black, Bozeman.  No need to RSVP, just bring your favorite dish to share, a friendly attitude and a healthy appetite!  This is a great way for new members of St. James to find connection and friendship.

Friday, December 21, 2018: 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, December 23, 2018: We will hold services at 8 a.m., 9:30 a.m. and 11 a.m.  There will be no Godly Play on December 23rd.

Monday, December 24, 2018 (Christmas Eve): We will hold services at 4 p.m., 7 p.m. and 10 p.m.

Tuesday, December 25, 2018 (Christmas Day); We will hold one service at 10 a.m.

Sunday, December 30, 2018: We will hold one service at 10 a.m.  There will be no Godly Play on December 30th.

Wednesday, January 2, 2019: A Communion Service will be held in the St. James Nave at 11 a.m.  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, January 6, 2019 (Epiphany): The Epiphany Pageant will be held during the 9:30 a.m. service.  There will be no Godly Play on January 6th.

Friday, January 11, 2019: The January adult potluck dinner will be held on Friday, January 11th at 6:30 p.m. at Ruth Cooper's house.

Sunday, January 13, 2019: Episcoposse, our senior high youth group, will meet for lunch after the 11 a.m. service on January 13th from 12:30 p.m. to 1:30 p.m.  Feel free to come by early and help us prep lunch!  Episcopals, our middle school youth group, will meet on January 13th from 5 p.m. to 7:30 p.m. in the Parish Hall.  If you have a question about either of the St. James youth groups, e-mail Rachel Toombs at rstoombs@gmail.com.

Monday, January 14, 2019: Potluck Supper before the "Time of Taize Prayer" at 6 p.m. in the St. James Parish Hall.  Please bring a dish to share.  "Time of Taize Prayer" will be held in the St. James Nave on January 14th at 7 p.m.  This ecumenical night of prayer features song, prayer, reading and contemplation in the style of the Taize Community of Burgundy, France.

Friday, January 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, January 27, 2019 (Annual Meeting Sunday): We will hold one service at 10 a.m. that will be followed by the Annual Meeting of the St. James parish.

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

Monday, February 11, 2019: "Time of Taize Prayer" will be held in the St. James Nave on February 11th at 7 p.m.  This ecumenical night of prayer features song, prayer, reading and contemplation in the style of the Taize Community of Burgundy, France.

Friday, February 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.

Sunday, February 17, 2019: St. James hosts Family Promise.

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

Friday, March 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, April 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.

Monday, April 8, 2019: "Time of Taize Prayer" will be held in the St. James Nave on April 8th at 7 p.m.  This ecumenical night of prayer features song, prayer, reading and contemplation in the style of the Taize Community of Burgundy, France.

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

Friday, April 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.

Sunday, April 21, 2019: St. James hosts Family Promise.

Wednesday, May 1, 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, May 10, 2019: The May adult potluck dinner will be held on Friday, May 10th at 6:30 p.m.

Monday, May 13, 2019: "Time of Taize Prayer" will be held in the St. James Nave on May 13th at 7 p.m.  This ecumenical night of prayer features song, prayer, reading and contemplation in the style of the Taize Community of Burgundy, France.

Friday, May 17, 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.

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

Wednesday, June 5, 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, June 14, 2019: The June adult potluck dinner will be held on Friday, June 14th at 6:30 p.m.

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.

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.

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

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.

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.