24447 94th Ave. S, Kent, WA 98030 (253) 852-4450 info@stjameskent.org

Sunday Morning Worship @ 10:00 am

Join us in person or via Livestream

2022 Annual Congregational Meeting

We had our Annual Congregational Meeting on Sunday, January 23, 10:00 am via Zoom.

Minutes of the Annual Meeting may be viewed here: Annual Meeting Minutes 1.23.2022

Online Pledge Card

If you would like to make a pledge to support St. James Episcopal Church and our mission to lovingly serve the Kent community, please fill out the following:

Pledge Card

 

If you would like to fulfill your pledge online through our breeze portal, please click the “Donate Online” tab below, or see the link at the end of the Pledge Card above.

Donate Now

Between the Pews Weekly Email (every Wednesday)

Keep current with news at St. James by reading our weekly email newsletter.

Read Between the Pews: August 31, 2022

Faith Formation and Connection Opportunities

An Opportunity to Serve

We are currently looking for additional volunteers to serve as Lectors and as Eucharistic Ministers. If you are interested, please contact Mother Joyce at aarhusrn@comcast.net

We are also seeking more volunteers to help at the Thrift Shop, please contact Peter Ostrander at postrander@stjameskent.org

Finally, we are also seeking additional cantors to help in singing the hymns during our Sunday Morning Worship Services. If you are interested, please reach out to James Jelasic, Minister of Music, at james@jamesjelasic.com

Coffee Chat every Sunday!

8:30 am via Zoom

Come join us for enlightening and meaningful conversation centered around aTwo coffee mugs on a blanket. “question of the day.”  Parishioners and friends from all over are welcome!  For more information contact Sister D. Bracher at bracherd@gmail.com

Zoom Meeting

https://us04web.zoom.us/j/6965222146?pwd=TkF6ZHVxODU4bTlQOG5weGM3NTc5UT09

Meeting ID: 696 522 2146
Passcode: E60hES

Men’s Breakfast

Every month on the second Saturday at 8:30 am, the guys will be meeting virtually for a time of facilitated conversation. Grab a cup of coffee and join them!

Next meeting: Saturday, August 13th, 8:30 am

Zoom Meeting Link: Men’s Breakfast

Meeting ID: 859 3566 9617
Passcode: 986373

It’s a Breeze!

Breeze is our online church database, and you can use it for online or text giving.

Online giving: 
https://stjameskent.breezechms.com/give/online

Text giving:
253-303-5850

With your Breeze account:

  • you can access the online directory of St. James folks
  • you can use it to register for events like Mass on the Grass or classes
  • we can send group emails and texts through Breeze to alert or remind you of events

If you haven’t created your Breeze account yet, it’s easy!
Go to https://stjameskent.breezechms.com or download the Breeze app on your phone or tablet. You will be asked to choose a user name and create a password. Then search for yourself and make sure your profile has the correct information (name, address, phone, email, family members, etc.). To make changes, hover over the blue bar of each section and “click to edit section” will appear. If you need help, contact Michele at 253.852.4450 or mrogers@stjameskent.org.

The Thrift Shop is OPEN!

For information about the Thrift Shop, including hours, donations and volunteering, check out our Thrift Shop page.

Assistance

The Community Engagement (Outreach) Office provides low-income Kent residents with food, water, clothing, utility shut-off assistance, drivers licenses and IDs, referral information, and prayer always.

Community Garden

In cooperation with the IRC (International Rescue Committee) our New Roots gardens focus on food access and nutritional needs of families upon arrival in the U.S., and build on the agricultural experience of many new refugee and immigrant families by providing access to land, materials, and education for program participants to grow healthy food.

https://www.rescue.org/united-states/seattle-wa#how-does-the-irc-help-refugees-in-seattle

Thrift Shop

We are open on Wednesdays and Saturdays, 10-4

If you are interested in volunteering, please contact Peter Ostrander, Minister of Community Engagement, postrander@stjameskent.org

The Thrift Shop is located in the gymnasium next to St. James Episcopal Church 24447 94th Avenue South Kent, WA 98030.

We are accepting donations of gently used items during open hours at the Thrift Shop.