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Join us as we explore the intersections of creativity and the Divine in our Lenten Wednesday night series. All sessions will begin with a Lenten soup supper in Founders Hall at 6:30pm. The program will begin at 7pm. Join us as we learn from artists in our own midst! Our own Larry Williams and friends will offer music during supper.   Wednesday March 22: Turkish Architecture with our friends from the Dialogue Institute of the Southwest; and Arlene Polite discussing her Stations of the Cross print series hanging in the Sanctuary   Wednesday March 29th: Brian and Vicky Miller will help us explore John Coltrane’s A Love Supreme   Wednesday April 5th: Simone Monique Barnes will present on performance and the Good Friday...

Going to the Movies – Hidden Figures

            Anyone interested in seeing the new movie Hidden Figures as a group on Saturday Jan 14 to the 3 o’clock hour showing at Regal Gateway 16. This is in  north Austin. Please call or text Susan Gezana at 512 484 3528 for more specific information. The movie is based on a true story of a team of African American women who provided NASA with important mathematical data needed to launch the program’s successful space...

Help feed the homeless on Jan 21

           St. James’ Mobile Loaves and Fishes (MLF) needs volunteers to help out at our monthly ministry to feed the homeless on Saturday, January 21st at 9:30 AM.  Location: MLF headquarters at 903 South Capital of Texas Highway (360) on the grounds of St. John Neumann Church. The building sits back on the east side of 360 between Lost Creek Blvd. and Bee Cave Road (look for the loaves and fishes symbol on the side of the road). We make sandwiches and load the canteen truck from 9:30 to 10:15 AM and take these items to share with our homeless brothers and sisters in downtown Austin from 10:15 to 11:15 AM.  Special note: Children under the age of 18 are welcomed to help prepare the food at MLF headquarters, however, we request that only those 18 years of age and older accompany us to downtown Austin to distribute the food. If you can help out or if you need more information, please contact St. James’ MLF lead ministers Erik and Kathy Kwiecienski at 512-431-1530 or kathykski2005@yahoo.com. Donations of clothing, especially coats and jackets and comfortable pants, shirts and shoes as well as toiletries are always needed and appreciated....

Young Adults Small Group

               Each Wednesday at 6:30 pm a group of young adults gathers in the Narthex for a potluck, theological discussion, and conversation. The group has come back from its holiday hiatus.             For more information contact Becca Andrew at...

Mark your calendar!

            Kathy  H Culmer, storyteller and teacher will be in Austin for two events. On Feb 11, the Episcopal Church Women ECW of the Diocese of Texas invites the women of St James to a gathering with Kathy H Culmer. The theme is strength and support. The location is the Episcopal Church of the Resurrection, 2200 Justin Lane from 10:00 AM – 2:00 PM. On Feb 12, Kathy H Culmer will be here at St James for a special presentation by the Union of Black Episcopalians between the 8:00 and 10:15 services. She will also be our guest preacher at the 10:15am...