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From the Bishop
Josephine Finda Sellu is the head nurse in a government hospital in Sierra Leone. She has lost 15 of her nurses to Ebola. Only about 3 remain uninfected. She herself had thought of quitting, but has >> more
Saint James' Men's Group
will meet on Wednesday, September 3, at 7:00pm at Mike Lyons and Alan Heppel's house in the Hollywood Hills near Griffith Park. A couple of hours of good food, good conversation, and great >> more
Newcomer Q&As
New to Saint James'? New to the Episcopal Church? Please join us for an informal gathering in the chapel with Bishop Catherine from 9:15am- 10:00am on any or all of the following Sundays. Bring >> more
Anglican Formation
Join us for this six-week introduction and exploration of Anglicanism. Topics will include an introduction to the Book of Common Prayer, Anglican and Episcopal History and Theology, Why We Do >> more
Sunday School Helpers Needed
Sunday school returns in the Fall. We are looking for a few Sunday School helpers. If you are interested in assisting our Sunday School teachers, please contact the Rev. Jenifer Chatfield: >> more
The Saint James' Selfie Project
What we are asking:
Please take a "selfie" of yourself and/or an "ussie" of you and your household and email it to Along with it, please send your contact >> more
Saint James' 2014 Women's Retreat
Oct 3-5 — Reserve your room today?
Deadline to sign up — Sept 21, 2014
If you’re interested in joining Bishop Mary Glasspool and the women of Saint James’ at Mt. Calvary in Santa >> more
From Fr. Tom
It's getting to that season of the year--Summer--when our weekly pledging tends to slow down due to vacations and just the leisure of the summer. Unfortunately our bills do not slow down or stop >> more
Great Music: The American Chorister
The documentary film project featuring the Choir of Saint James' has reached it's kick starter goal of $5000 thanks to the support of parishioners and friends. The choir and filmmaker, >> more
Altar Flowers
With great thanks we are pleased to see that the Altar Flowers signup chart is filling up fast. If you plan to donate flowers in 2014, please do so at your earliest convenience. The chart is located >> more
Holy Family Services - Adoption and Foster Care
is an agency of the Episcopal Diocese and whose whose Board Vice President is Fr. Tom. The Rev. Jenifer Chatfield is now also serving as a new board member and Treasurer. They are in great need of >> more
New Deadline for Update Submissions
A new deadline has been set for submitting articles to be published in Saint James' weekly Update. Submissions are now due each week on Monday at 5:00 PM. Submissions handed in after this deadline >> more
Shop Online & Contribute to Saint James' in the City
When you're shopping online, consider doing it through OneCause and a portion of your purchase will be returned to Saint James' in the City. What a wonderful way to give >> more
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