Church in the World Notes

St. James Church in the World Committee is responsible for overseeing the Food Pantry and the Benevolence distributions from St. James. On a monthly basis they review worthy charities and causes and recommend where St. James Benevolences should be sent. This year, we’ll be identifying the charity a month in advance and providing you informationContinue reading “Church in the World Notes”

Kitchen Equipment Needs for “The Gathering Table”

“The Gathering Table (formerly Children’s Memorial Church) is an integral part of support for the homeless community in their Northeast neighborhood.  They serve meals to about 100 individuals on Wednesday mornings and Saturday lunches as well as providing other necessary services.  Their kitchen is in need of some updating as appliances are outdated and operational funds areContinue reading “Kitchen Equipment Needs for “The Gathering Table””

Metro Lutheran Ministries Events and Opportunities

It’s a month full of activities at MLM to address hunger and need. “Fat Tuesday MLM Trivia Challenge, Tuesday March 5th It’s an evening to test your skill and knowledge and have a lot of fun as you support MLM. Cost is $40.00 per player or $300.00 per team. Click on this Trivia Link toContinue reading “Metro Lutheran Ministries Events and Opportunities”

Stewardship Notes from the Pastor

“Holy Currency Event, Saturday Sept 21st, 9 a.m. Hollis Renewal Center. This is a “put it on the calendar now” kind of thing. Eric H.F. Law is an Episcopal priest who has devoted his life to changing the conversation around Stewardship. He introduces the idea of currency back into the conversation, and not just money,Continue reading “Stewardship Notes from the Pastor”

Epiphany is the Season of Global Awareness

Our Companion Synods give us the opportunity to engage with Companion Christians who live out their faith in different parts of the world. As we come together with our CoSyn Lutheran Christians in Papua New Guinea, Russia and other parts of the world, we both bless them and receive their blessings. We both teach and learn.Continue reading “Epiphany is the Season of Global Awareness”

Federal Employees, Contractors and Families Appreciation Spaghetti Dinner

5:30 – 7:00 p.m.Saturday, February 2, 2019St. James Lutheran Church1104 NE Vivion RoadKansas City, MO Join us at St. James Lutheran Church for a spaghetti dinner to show our community’s support for public servants. There are no ticket fees though we ask that you please RSVP so that we know how many people intend onContinue reading “Federal Employees, Contractors and Families Appreciation Spaghetti Dinner”