St. James at the Hendersonville Pride Picnic

St. James will be present at the Hendersonville Pride Picnic at Jackson Park on Saturday, June 8, from noon to 5 p.m. along with several other welcoming religious communities including our fellow Episcopalians at St. John in the Wilderness, Holy Family Mills River, and Calvary Fletcher. St. James is a safe place for all to worship and experience God’s welcoming and unconditional love, and we want our LGBTQ siblings to know that. Email Mindy for more details or to sign up to volunteer at the St. James booth.

Coffee and the Spirit (and other gifts of God): A Homily for Pentecost

If you’ve been around me for any length of time, chances are you’ve seen me with a cup of coffee, or I’ve invited you out for coffee, or you’ve heard me express a need for coffee. Coffee occupies a pretty central place in my life.  The first time I was ever asked to...

Register for the 2nd Annual St. James Crawfish Boil!

Registration is open for the second annual St. James Crawfish Boil on Saturday, June 1! Join your parish family and bring your friends to a Crawfish Boil with all the fixins on Saturday, June 1 from 4-7 p.m. Enjoy an evening of mouthwatering crawfish and sides, music,...

St. James presents Choral Evensong on Sunday, May 5 at 5:00 p.m.

Join us for Choral Evensong, a beautiful, quintessentially Anglican service of sung Evening Prayer that has elements of drama and ritual that nourish the spiritual life of all of us. The service is based on elements of Holy Scripture and comes from a long history,...

Eulogy for Christoph Herpel

We have had several requests for a copy of the eulogy for Christoph Herpel by his husband, Dr. Joshua Farrier. Below is the full text courtesy of Dr. Farrier.  Christoph Herpel Eulogy —Dr. Joshua Farrier Christoph Herpel was born on the 25th of April, 1975 in...