Serve in the Parish
If you are interested in serving in one of these ministries, please contact the office.
Our Archivist, Robert Brown, has established an extensive Saint James Archives.
The Barnabas Guild is a group of active parishioners who care deeply about hospitality. The Guild serves in the kitchen of preparing meals, fellowship dinners, and social events to promote the life of the parish.
Episcopal Church Women
Episcopal Church Women (ECW) is a women’s ministry begun and organized within the wider Episcopal Church over a century ago. They organize fundraising efforts and offer annual educational scholarships to community applicants (usually received and reviewed in the summer months) as well supporting other ministries of the parish.
Finance and Stewardship Team
The Finance and Stewardship Team meets monthly to review our income, expenses, and endowment; as well as to plan our annual giving campaign which raises funds for our budget which supports our mission, staff, and campus. They also oversee the Third Century Society, our legacy giving fellowship where we encourage members to remember The Episcopal Church of Saints James and Andrew in their will.
The Gardeners work to maintain several gardens on the grounds; seeking to keep our campus attractive to all who pass by. They meet on Wednesday's for gardening, followed by a potluck.
The Mission Team oversees our outreach ministry to the wider community.
The Pastoral Care team regularly visits parishioners in the hospital, nursing homes, and at home when they are unable to come to church.
The Property Committee works diligently throughout the year to maintain our beautiful campus. They meet monthly to address fixes that need to be made, and plan for the future. Over the last few years, many of our spaces have been greened, renovated, and are looking better than ever.
The Scrubbers are individuals who have committed to the cleaning of a particular area of our campus on a regular schedule.
The Welcome Team seeks to welcome newcomers into the life of our community.