Our vision for St. James Parish is to be a loving family, embracing all people, expressing the love of Jesus Christ and carrying out His ministry in our community of faith and the community in which we live.

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50th Anniversary Celebration for Rev. Grayson Garvin (Posted on)

A Holy Eucharist service will be held at the Episcopal Church of the Resurrection in Sanford on Monday June 29 at 7 pm celebrating the 50th anniversary of Rev. Grayson Garvin’s priesthood. A reception will follow the service. Many will remember Fr. Garvin’s stabilizing leadership at St. James during the interim between our priests.

It’s Not Too Soon to Prepare for the Fall Bazaar (Posted on)

The Fall Bazaar will be held on Wednesday, November 11. Over the Summer, remember to keep your eye out for unique items for the Auction and Door Prizes. Summer is also a great time to hunt for Trash ‘n Treasures and White Elephants; you might even have those in your attic, basement, garage or closet! […]

Opportunity to Help Aspiring Musicians (Posted on)

Some youth who want to participate in the MAYS Summer Music Camp (see announcement below) may need financial assistance. If you are able to help out with a tax deductible contribution, deliver or send your check to the office; make the check out to St. James, specifying Music Summer Camp Donation. Your help could forever […]

Support the Jamaica Medical Mission!

“A Taste of St. James” is our annual fundraiser for the Jamaica Medical Mission. The date has been set for Friday, September 25, 2015. The success of this event depends on twenty-five chefs willing to prepare specialty items for tasting and the donation of Auction items. If you are able to participate, contact the church […]

Vacation Bible School is Around the Corner (Posted on)

Our Vacation Bible School will be held June 22-26 from 9 am to 11:30 am. Children 4 years old through entering 5th grade are invited to participate in games, stories, crafts and lots of fun! Set aside that week for learning and growing together.


To all who need a church home – to all who mourn and want comfort – to all who are lonely and want companionship – to all who pray and to all who do not – to all who sin and need a savior, this church opens wide the door, and in the name of Jesus, says, Welcome!

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