LGHS Class of '14 at Fair Parade.
Fayette County Fair Queen float at the Fair Parade.
The principal kinds of prayer are adoration, praise, thanksgiving, penitence, oblation, intercession, and petition (BCP 856).
"Christian prayer is response to God the Father, through Jesus Christ, in the power of the Holy Spirit" (BCP 856).
"Prayer is responding to God, by thought and by deeds, with or without words."
Today is the feast of our patron saint, Saint James.
"...because you have created all things, and by your will they were created and have their being." Rev. 4:11b
"O Lord our God, you are worthy to receive glory and honor and power..." Rev 4:11a
Good morning to everyone!
"Your faith has saved you. Go in peace." Lk 7:50
"Light has sprung up for the righteous, and joyful gladness for those who are true hearted." Ps 97
Drive-by passing of the peace.
Tomorrow is the 5th Sunday of Easter.
More riders ready to hit the road.
Riders almost ready to depart from church
Looking forward to hosting team and others this weekend. Good luck and Godspeed to all riders and their supporters.
Easter Sunday: The procession begins.
Alleluia! Christ is Risen!
Maundy Thursday service tonight at 7:00. "I give you a new commandment, that you love one another." John 13:34
Album of pics from Palm Sunday.
Tomorrow is Palm Sunday and the beginning of Holy Week. "Blessed is he who comes in the name of the Lord. Hosanna!"
Today La Grange Uncorked on the Square. 13 wineries and Men Who Cook. Enjoy delicious cuisine and sampling of wines
Men's Club drive though chicken and sausage sale tomorrow, March 9th, benefitting Schulenberg food pantry.
Join us March 16th for La Grange's wine and food festival. Enjoy delicious cuisine and sampling of wines
Independence Day and Farmers Market on the Square today.
RT : Feast of Saint Matthias the Apostle
RT : Feast of Eric Liddell, Missionary to China, 1945
A beautiful Sunday morning at Saint James' in La Grange.
Majority of Episcopalians do not want a new hymnal to replace The Hymnal 1982.
Annual Mainstreet La Grange Schmeckenfest tomorrow 12/6. Over 30 businesses and organizations in wassail contest.
Our cathedral Christ Church Cathedral, Houston has called a new dean.
It is Small Business Saturday. Come on out and shop La Grange!
Happy Thanksgiving Day! "Let us give thanks to the Lord our God. It is right to give God our thanks and praise."
Durham Bishop Justin Welby named Archbishop of Canterbury. Welby was business exec before ordination
In response to the rise of "nones", the Church can continue to respond with life enhancing ministry.
If you are looking for a way to help Sandy victims, try Episcopal Relief and Development:
Innovative ministry in Austin from : The Front Porch: via VIDEO
Fun on the Square in La Grange. car show this morning.
Saint James' Men's Club chicken and sausage on sale today at 11am. Proceeds benefit Saint James' Preschool.
Saint James' Men's Club chicken and sausage on sale tomorrow at 11 am benefitting the Saint James' preschool.
Consecration of Jeff Fisher as Suffragan Bishop in the Episcopal Diocese of Texas
St. James' volunteer orientation at the 2nd Chance Emporium resale shop.
Congrats to our new bishop RT : What a great day for the Church and the Diocese of Texas!
A llama receives a blessing at
As they consider selecting a new Archbishop of Canterbury pray for the Crown Nominations Commission RT
Let the words of my mouth and the meditations of my heart be acceptable in your sight, O Lord, my strength and my redeemer. Ps.19:14
From Morning Prayer: "Grace to you and peace from God our Father and the Lord Jesus Christ." (Philippians 1:2)
Joyful Voices singing at 9:00 a.m. this morning followed by the first day of Weaving God's Promises. Don't miss it!
Feast of the Transfiguration of our Lord RT What is the Transfiguration? -
Profile of Saint Michael's, Austin relationship with the wider world.
Fr. Hay's sermon from Saint James' Day posted on The Fayette County Rector blog: Success or Faithfulness?
Celebrating the Feast of Saint James' tomorrow. Hear how the life of our patron saint and the congregation is one of faithfulness.
Good news concerning the Saint Luke's Hospital.
From Morning Prayer: "Grace to you and peace from God our Father and the Lord Jesus Christ." Philippians 1:2
We are celebrating the 4th on the 1st. Independence Day at Saint James'. May we be filled with gratitude, trust, and resolve.
RT Want to know what General Convention is all about? Watch this great video from :
Looking forward to hosting team in our parish hall this weekend.
Lent, Day 20: We are half way through Lent! Spend some time in silence. Take a long, quiet walk.
This sort of partnership is good news for the Anglican Communion.
Lent, Day 11: Pray for the peace of the world. It needs it.
Our Lenten prgram begins tonight with Evening Prayer at 5:1.5 We will discuss the Baptismal Covenant and what it means for our lives.
Lent Day 7: February 29th. We get an extra day this year. How will you use it?
Lent Day 6: Do you have a Book of Common Prayer in your house?
Lent, Day 4: What spiritual practice will you take on this Lent? More Bible reading? Morning and Evening Prayer? Opportunities for service?
Mardi Gras pot luck party and burning of the palm tonight. Jambalaya! Ash Wednesday service at noon tomorrow.
Fr. Hay's sermon from yesterday "A Copernican Revolution of the Soul" is posted on his blog
Saint James' has a new website!
During Lent consider living by a rule of life, the Society of Saint John the Evangelist can help
The three essentials of newcomer ministry from
Our own was quoted in the Fayette County Record regarding the Faith Village in Bastrop County and redbuilding efforts.
Check out the Diocese of Texas photo galleries.
Big room w/ many Episcopalians RT Edot members from 153 congregations gather to do the business of church
Episcopalians are not always comfortable sharing our faith, but we are learning. Sharing Faith Dinners
The 163rd Council of the Episcopal Diocese of Texas begins tomorrow in College Station.
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A reminder as we walk into Saint James'.
Fr. Hay posted today's sermon on his blog, The Fayette County Rector.
We hope to have four or five dinners RT I uploaded a video You're Invited to Sharing Faith Dinners VIDEO
Pancake Supper tonight at 5pm at Hermes Cafeteria. Tickets $6.00. Bring a new or used a book to donate for a preschooler.
Tomorrow is Preschool Sunday at the 10:30 am service at which we welcome the children and parents of Saint James' Preschool.
Church as Apple store RT Transparent Evangelism
Fr. Hay's sermon from Sunday: Casting and Mending.
Pics from our Annual Parish Meeting. Pork tenderloin and lots of good sides and desserts. Good meeting too.
Important work RT Our St Luke's hospital leadership link up w/ health systems around the world …
St. James' annual parish meeting this Sunday Jan .22 after 10:30 a.m. service. Pork tenderloin for lunch. Bring a side dish or dessert.
Selling anything, even Communion wafers, brand matters. “We’re proud to put our name on what’ll be the body of Jesus”
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Apt choice RT @Jimmy_Abbott Everybody needs a little T.S. Eliot on Epiphany
On the Feast of the Epiphany we pray
Are you ready for the challenge? RT Will 2012 be the year you commit to a deeper reading of the Bible?...
Regarding the news on the Roman Church Ordinariate for check out Bishop Doyle's response
Good answer to coffee hour question RT @Jimmy_Abbott "Why do we pray for the dead?"
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sermon on the Deepest Magic
Merry Christmas from St. James'! Check out our pics from Christmas Eve
St. James' is ready for Christmas Eve services. Join us at 5pm or 8:00pm, but drive safely. Check out pics of church
Christmas Eve services at Saint James' 5:00 p.m. and 8:00 p.m.