St. James Episcopal Church

Welcome All.  Love All.  Serve All.

Welcome to St. James in Downtown Hendersonville!

A Welcoming Church in the Heart of Downtown Hendersonville

St. James is an energetic and engaging parish to explore faith and experience the grace and love of Christ. Here, you’ll find a beautiful sacred space and meaningful worship for encountering God, as well as friendly, welcoming people who have a joyful passion for justice and mercy. There is a place for all here to worship, learn, and serve. Our mission is simple, but it stretches the globe—

Welcome All. Love All. Serve All.

Sunday Worship Schedule

We look forward to worshipping with you in person or online!

8:00 am

Holy Eucharist Rite I

Spoken Service

10:15 am

Holy Eucharist Rite II

with St. James Choir


5:00 pm

Holy Eucharist Rite II

Music & Style Varies

Livestream Services

Our livestream service is every Sunday at 10:15 am on Facebook and YouTube.

Livestream services at St. James Episcopal Church in Hendersonville, NC

Welcome Visitors & Newcomers

First, thank you for worshipping with us! We know visiting for the first time can be daunting and worship in the Episcopal Church can be unfamiliar to some. It takes some courage to attend that first time. We are grateful for your presence, whether you are passing through town on vacation, visiting family, or looking for a spiritual home. We trust God will draw near to you as you draw near to God.

Lent & Easter at St. James

Join us for Lent & Easter services and activities at St. James

View Lent & Easter Schedule

Upcoming Events

Outreach Presents: Learning from Our Dreamers

Sunday, Feb. 11, at 9:00 am, in the Trinity Room

Join us for this special conversation with the students St. James sponsors at Blue Ridge Community College. These are DREAM Act Students who have lived in the United States their whole lives are able to go to college through our sponsorship. Without that, they would have to pay significantly higher out-of-statue tuition rates. Join us as they say thank you and share their educational and vocational dreams.

Fat Tuesday Feast with Feed the Kids
Tuesday, Feb. 13, from 5 – 8:00 pm
in Stillwell Hall

Our annual Mardi Gras celebration—A Fat Tuesday Feast with Feed the Kids! Join us for the feast before the Lenten fast on Tuesday, Feb. 13, from 5 to 8 p.m. There will be food, drinks, music, and more for all ages and the menu will be prepared by our very own Feed the Kids ministry. Suggested donation is $10 per person or $25 a family. Pay at the door or mail checks payable to St. James with “Feed the Kids” in the memo line. Proceeds support the St. James Feed the Kids ministry. For more information, contact Carole Haskell at 469-999-5156 /

To register for the FIRST SEATING from 5-6:30 p.m., click here.

To register for the SECOND SEATING 6:30-8 p.m., click here.

Ash Wednesday Holy Eucharist with Imposition of Ashes
Wednesday, Feb. 14 at 7 a.m., Noon, and 7 p.m.
St. James Nave

Observe this solemn and holy day at one of our three services at St. James. There will be an abbreviated 7:00 a.m. service in the chapel, a spoken noonday service, and a 7:00 p.m. Eucharist with the St. James Choir.

Getting to Know St. James and the Episcopal Church

Sundays, Feb. 18 – March 24, at 9:00 am, in the St. James Room

During these Sundays, we will give an overview and introduction to the Episcopal Church and St. James’ place in it. Perfect for newcomers, visitors, or those wishing to renew or dive deeper into their understanding of faith in the Episcopal tradition. Participants are eligible for confirmation, reaffirmation of faith, or reception.

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766 N Main Street, Hendersonville, NC 28792