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Coffee Hour at the Rectory

Your'e invited to coffee hour at the rectory. Come see the St James Church's newly rennovated house, and Rev. Melissa's home. 11:30 a.m. - 288 North Mountain Avenue, Upper Montclair.

The Choir of Men and Women

The Choir of Men and Women under the direction of Sean Price will begin their rehearsal Thurs. Sept 11 at 7:30 p.m. The choir performs weekly at the Choral Holy Eucharist in the church at the 10:15 service and other special events. 

Pony Rides and Petting Zoo

To honor and remember St. Frances of Assisi, St. James is offering pony rides and a petting zoo to the community on the front lawn Saturday Oct 4th from noon- 2 p.m. All are welcome.

Sunday Oct 5th at the 8:15 and 10:15 services, pets are welcome to receive a blessing.

Deafness Awareness Speaker in the Parish Hall

St. James Church along with the St. James Preschool are hosting guest speaker Lydia Denworth, author of "I Can Hear You Whisper" This book describes Lydia's journey to help her deaf son to hear. "This is a beautiful book that combines superb scientific reporting with powerful and deeply enjoyable storytelling" quotes author Judith Warner.

Open to the public. 7 p.m. Refreshments, 7:30 p.m. Program.  Watchung Booksellers will be attending to take book orders.

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When you make a purchase from Amazon,please purchase through AmasonSmile to help St. James Church! Click on the smile face to read more to learn how it works.

 

 

Rummage Sale for Youth Group Mission Trip Upper Montclair Fall Festival

Fundraising for the 2015 Mission Trip will start with the Youth Group Rummage Sale on September 20th.  Please start turning out those useful items that you no longer need and bring them to St James. 

Family Hike through Jockey Hollow October 18th

 Save the date! The Fellowship Committee is planning a family hike through Jockey Hollow, Morristown suitalbe for kids, teens and adults. Look for the sign up sheet or email vestry@stjamesepiscopal.org to travel together and enjoy a beautiful fall hike. 

 

welcome

Welcome to the Episcopal Church of St. James!

St. James Episcopal Church, at the heart of Upper Montclair and worshiping in the Episcopal tradition, is an inclusive community focused on faith, family and fellowship.

We seek to:

  •  Nurture spirituality through community and Christian education
  •  Grow and support our diverse membership through fellowship and outreach
  •  Serve the needs of Montclair and beyond through God’s love.      

 Sunday Worship Schedule

8:15 a.m. Holy Eucharist in the Church

9:15 a.m. Children and Adult Education

10:15 a.m. Choral Holy Eucharist

11:30 a.m. Coffee Hour- Refreshments and Fellowship

Upcoming Events

Saturday, September 20:
Fundraising for the 2015 Mission Trip will start with the Youth Group Rummage Sale on September 20th.  Please start turning out those useful items that you no longer need and bring them to St James.  Read more
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Sunday, September 21:
Your'e invited to coffee hour at the rectory. Come see the St James Church's newly rennovated house, and Rev. Melissa's home. 11:30 a.m. - 288 North Mountain Avenue, Upper Montclair. Read more
Wednesday, October 1:
St. James Church along with the St. James Preschool are hosting guest speaker Lydia Denworth, author of "I Can Hear You Whisper" This book describes Lydia's journey to help her deaf son to hear. "This is a beautiful book that combines superb scientific reporting with powerful and deeply enjoyable storytelling" quotes author Judith Warner. Open to the public. 7 p.m. Refreshments, 7:30 p.m. Program.  Watchung Booksellers will be attending to take book orders. Read more
Saturday, October 4:
To honor and remember St. Frances of Assisi, St. James is offering pony rides and a petting zoo to the community on the front lawn Saturday Oct 4th from noon- 2 p.m. All are welcome. Sunday Oct 5th at the 8:15 and 10:15 services, pets are welcome to receive a blessing. Read more