News & Events from around the Parish...

Teen Mass


  The Teen Mass will resume on September 7th at 5:00 pm.

Wed. Morning Bible Study

BibleStudySt. James Wednesday Morning Bible Study is starting up again! We will meet beginning September 3rd, 2014 from 9:30—11:30 am in the small classroom of the parish hall building. We will be finishing the study of the Book of Hebrews and shortly thereafter start Touching the Mysteries: Scripture and the Rosary. No experience is necessary. Come and join this group and let’s all discover how the Lord speaks to us through his Holy Word. For more information or registration for class, please contact Eddie McEachern (980-622-8237), Magdalena Lara (980 621 1005), or Ann Shelton (704-795-1860).

St. James' Cub Scouts

CubSBoys 1st through 4th grade come join the St. James Cub Scout Troop. Meetings are held on Thursdays at 6:30 pm in Gill Hall. For more information contact Bob Klimas at 704-784-5601.

Priests Retirement & Benefits Collection

The dedicated priests who served us in the past now deserve to live out their retirement years in dignity. Our parish has been assessed $30,099.24 for the priest’s retirement and benefits plan. This amount is slightly less than two times the regular weekend offertory. Please be as generous as you can in this second collection, which will be taken in our parish next weekend, September 6/7. Additional envelopes are available in the vestibule of the church.

CCM Pantry Needs

Canned vegetables, tomato soup, canned fruit, macaroni & cheese, canned tuna or chicken, one pound bags/boxes of spaghetti or other pasta, breakfast items. Thank you for your continued support!

African/Carribean Liturgy

AfricanNext Sunday, August 31st, there will be a special Mass at 5:00 p.m. for those of African or Caribbean heritage in the distinct liturgical style enjoyed by these peoples. Fr. Basil Sede will be the main celebrant.
All are invited!

Poker Night

PokerKnights of Columbus, Poker Night is Saturday, September 6th at 6:30 PM in Gill Hall. Adults 18 years of age and older are invited to join the Knights for an evening of fun, fellowship and refreshments.

Freezer to be Cleaned

September 8th—11th the freezer and cooler in the parish hall kitchen will be cleaned. All ministries must remove all food in both sections. Food not cleaned out of the freezer will be disposed of.