Swamp Hike tomorrow!
Saturday, October 24, we'll go to Bluebonnet Swamp for a hike! Send Marvin an email for more information, and to get on the EYC mailing list. EYC gathers at 5:00 p.m. on Sunday afternoon in the Youth Room, first floor of the Ministries Center.
The Messenger issue for November 2015 is here as a downloadable PDF, or click the image below to read on Issuu:
Pick-up copies are available in the narthex and foyers.
Sunday's Leaflets in PDF:
As You Are
Fr. Ralph's Wednesday schedule for Bible 2.0:
- November 4
- November 18
- December 2
- December 9
Geared to young parents, but open to everyone, the group meets in the first floor media room in the Ministries Center at 6:00 p.m.
Day School Welcome Wednesdays
Space remains only on Wednesday, November 4. Click the image or here to register.
Interested in a PreK-3 class at St. James? Click here.
St. James choir leaders featured in LSU recital this Sunday afternoon
Featuring the Louisiana premiere of David Lang’s Pulitzer Prize and Grammy Award-winning the little match girl passion, and winner of the Julius Herford Dissertation Prize for his research on Lang’s choral masterwork, Trey Davis will present a recital at 3 p.m. featuring choral singers from recent international tours, as well as LSU faculty, students, and alumni vocalists including Eric Johnson, St. James Ass't Choirmaster and Treble Choir Director, and Catherine Pletsch Hedges. The recital is at the LSU School of Music Recital Hall; admission is free.
SERVICES THIS SUNDAY, OCTOBER 25
The Twenty-second Sunday after Pentecost
7:30 a.m. - Rite I service in the church.
As You Are service begins at 9:00 a.m. in the Chapel of the Twelve Apostles.
Children's Church: Meet in the Choir Room on the second floor of the Parish Hall between 8:50 and 9:00 a.m. for an age-appropriate lesson on the day's reading, an activity, and music with Jody Hanet.
9:00 a.m. - Rite II service in the church with organ and cantors. The Cherub Choir and the St. James Treble Choir will sing with us, this Sunday, October 25!
10:00 a.m. - Christian Education classes for young children (second floor of the Parish Hall) and adults in the CSF Atrium on the third floor of the Ministries Center. Read more.
11:00 a.m. - Rite II service in the church with organ and choir.
5:00 p.m. Holy Eucharist, Rite II in the Chapel of the Twelve Apostles.
Centering Prayer this Sunday at 6:00 p.m. in the CSF Suite on the third floor of the Ministries Center.
Christian Ed This Sunday at 10:00 a.m.
Good Shepherd and True Vine Sunday School meet on the second floor of the Parish Hall, for children 3-5 and 6-9 with age-level lessons about the life of Jesus from prophecies of his birth through the resurrection, the seasons of the church year, the sacraments, Bible parables, and more, through the year. Mr. Bob, Ms. Cathy, Anna & Allie welcome you!
This Sunday: The Practice of Prayer
Ann Holmes concludes discussion of Margaret Guenther's book, The Practice of Prayer, including varieties of prayer, prayer through the centuries, finding God in the ordinary, parenting and prayer, and more.
Next Sunday, November 1: The Role of Women in the Early Church and Today begins at 10:00 a.m. in the CSF Atrium. Matriarchs: Who Are They? How did the women of the early days of the church do all the work and receive little, if any, recognition? Why? Who are some of them? How can we make their names so recognizable that they are the ones we think of? Find the answers – or at least some of them. Mtr. Mary
Ann Garrett and Barbara Sims, presenters.
Wednesday, November 4 at noon:
The Joan of Arc Study Group meets
at the home of Becky Johnson
at 1310 Longwood Drive.
Our focus this year is the Parables of Jesus. Helen Campbell will present this month's lesson on the parable of The Prodigal Son.
Contact Nina Broyles for more
Book Club Meeting Info
The November meeting is Monday the 16th. We are reading Circling the Sun by Paula McLain. We meet at La Madeleine's on Jefferson Hwy. at 6:00 p.m. Let Monica Murphy know you're coming by email to her at firstname.lastname@example.org or text 225-335-3572, and don't forget to bring a sweater!
Mom-to-Mom Halloween Haunts
The St. Mary's Mom-to-Mom group is meeting at Burden’s Haints, Haunts & Halloween, this Sunday, October 25 from 3:30-6:00 p.m. at the Burden Center. Please contact Leanne Jones for more information.
Fall Blood Drive is next Sunday, November 1
The OLOL Bloodmobile is scheduled to be on site between 8:30 a.m. and 12:30 p.m. (God willing and the bus runs!). Read more about donation, here.