Central States Synod Assembly June 6–8, 2019 at the Marriott Kansas City/Overland Park, KS

The Synod Assembly is the highest legislative authority of the synod and is charged with electing members to the Synod Council, other synod committees and churchwide voting members, voting on a budget and on other resolutions that are presented to the assembly. In addition to conducting the business of the synod, voting members and visitors gather forContinue reading “Central States Synod Assembly June 6–8, 2019 at the Marriott Kansas City/Overland Park, KS”

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 justContinue reading “Stewardship Notes from the Pastor”

Church in the World Notes

St. James Church in the World Committee (CITW) 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 youContinue reading “Church in the World Notes”