THIS WEEK’S CALENDAR
Congratulations to our Administrative Coordinator. Jill is retiring effective January 31, 2023.
With this announcement comes the need to fill her position. Do you know of anyone that would be a great fit for our church staff group? If you or someone you know is interested in the Church Administrative Coordinator and Financial Secretary position here at St. James, please send an email to me at email@example.com OR call me at 641-420-3345. A posting will also be made externally in hopes of gaining some interest in this role as well. Thank you! ~Jere Merrill
WEEKLY SUNDAY SCHOOL
Join us each Sunday from 9-9:40 for Bible stories, games, crafts, and fun. We begin each Sunday in the chapel with opening and songs before going to classes. Sunday School is for all youth ages 2 through 6th grade. Older youth are encouraged to be helpers. Please talk to Kathy Grant if you have any questions or would like to volunteer.
PUZZLE, BOOK EXCHANGE AND SOUP CONTEST!
Join us after worship for our book and puzzle exchange. Also help judge our soup contest and vote for the winner! We will also have board games for all ages to play during our puzzle and book exchange.
OUR ANNUAL CONGREGATIONAL MEETING
WILL BE HELD ON SUNDAY, JANUARY 29 AT 10:30 AM
IN THE SANCTUARY.
All confirmed members are eligible to vote at the annual meeting.
Please mark your calendars and join us!
2023 OFFERING ENVELOPES
We are STILL waiting for them to arrive. The company says it MAY be the middle of January. So, in the meantime, we have plain envelopes you can get from an usher or just use your own blank envelopes. Please write your name on the outside.
Also, please don’t use old past year envelopes you may still have at home.
Your envelope number may change from year to year!!
YEAR END FINANCIAL STATEMENTS ARE READY
Jill has emailed many of the statements, so check your email.
Those without an email address will find a box in the Narthex with their statement.
If you have any questions, please contact the office.
BUNCO NIGHT! It’s Ladies Night!
Join us for BUNCO on Monday, January 23 beginning at 7 PM.
Bunco is easy to learn and fun to play. No experience necessary!
Bring friends! You can also bring a snack to share.
Join us for a night of laughter, fellowship, and fun.
CHURCH CLEANING, JANUARY 28
Please join us from 9-12 pm to clean up things around the church.