ECW Spring Social is Wednesday evening:
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Sunday's Leaflets in PDF:
The Messenger issue for April 2015 is here as a downloadable PDF, or click the image below to read on Issuu:
Limited print copies are now available in the foyer tract racks and narthex.
Our book selection is We are Called to Rise: A Novel by Laura McBride, and we will be meeting in the private room at La Madeleine's on Jefferson Hwy. on Monday, April 20 at 6:00 p.m. R.s.v.p. by email to Monica Murphy, or at 225-335-3572, and don't forget to bring a sweater!
Applications must be submitted on the official form for email submission or print submission and submitted no later than May 15, 2015.
Mark your calendar for the Episcopal Church Women Diocese of Louisiana 128th Annual Gathering at St. Matthew’s, Houma, on May 15-16, 2015: Vive La Renaissance with keynote speaker, the Rev. Sharon Alexander, rector of Trinity Church, Baton Rouge. Information packet available, here; registration form, only, here. If you're interested in attending, please contact Leslie Gladney for registration info, ride share, and more!
SERVICES THIS SUNDAY, APRIL 12
The Second Sunday of Easter
7:30 a.m. Rite I service in the church.
8:00 a.m. HEARTY BREAKFAST SUNDAY in Bishops Hall
9:00 a.m. The "As You Are" Rite II Eucharist in the Chapel of the Twelve Apostles
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Holy Eucharist, Rite II in the church, with organ and cantors.
10:00 a.m. - Classes for children and adults. Coffee and fellowship in the Parlor. Children three years through fourth grade on the second floor of the Parish Hall. Adults, join Rod Kennedy for The Season of Easter in the CSF series on Anglican Traditions, on the third floor of the Ministries Center.
11:00 a.m. Holy Eucharist, Rite II in the church with organ and cantors.
5:00 p.m. Rite II service in the Chapel of the Twelve Apostles.
No iConfirm, EYC this Sunday afternoon.
6:00 p.m. Centering Prayer on the third floor of the Ministries Center.
Click the image for information and sign-up on remaining volunteer opportunities. Parishioners are invited to enjoy breakfast anytime between 8 and 9 a.m.!
Youth Calendar & Info:
Youth from around the diocese are at Happening this weekend, held at the Solomon Episcopal Conference Center. Please keep them in your prayers for an inspiring and exciting gathering, and safe travels to and fro.
UPDATE: Confirm-not-Conform and EYC will not meet this Sunday. We'll return Sunday, April 19 at 3:15 and 5:00 p.m.
Graduating Seniors: We'd like to share your news, accomplishments and future plans with the parish. Please send a photo and brief bio by Monday, May 4, to Sylvia Rabalais for inclusion in the June issue of The Messenger. A form (not required) is here.
Graduate Recognition: High school graduating seniors, both parishioners and/or Day School alumni, will be recognized at the nine o'clock service on Sunday, May 3, and at a reception immediately following, in the Parish Hall parlor.
Newcomers' Luncheon is next Sunday, April 19
If you know of a newcomer to St. James who should receive an invitation, please contact Mary Boutwell or Jan Sumrall.