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Building Envelope Project 2022
June - July 2022 Tuck pointing.

Sept - Oct 2022  Dry walling inside of the church sanctuary from water damage.

Game Night 2022
Fun for all ages. 
Events included: Air place flying contest, High Dollar Basketball Free Throw, Checkers Tournament and board games of all kinds.
Participants enjoyed pizza, wings, french fries, chocolate chip bars, lemonade and raspberry iced tea.

100th Anniversary 2021
St James celebrated its 100th anniversary June 6, 2021.  A 9:00 am service with guest pastors Seminary President E. Treptow, former pastor P. Kassulke and former pastor J. Braun.

A catered meal followed in the gymnasium. Music was provided by Christian artist Mike Westendorf, a former student and member of St James.


25th Anniversary of the Churches Secretary 2020
Sept. 13, 2020
St James celebrated the 25th Anniversary of the Administrative Assistant, Sue Groth. Following the church service there was a small program in the church. Speakers included the Pastor and the Lead Elder. There was a song sung by the children of the congregation shown virtually. Guests were treated to a "Thank You" bar of chocolate from Ultimate Confections.

Basement Classroom for Shining Star 2020/2021
Renovation for a student classroom for Shining Star Christian School.
November 20, 2020-March 30, 2021

Church Picnic 2019
August 18, 2019
Annual church picnic held @ St James. Events included White Elephant Bingo, Rock Wall Climbing, Air Plane Toss, Face Painting, Tatooing, Sand Art Necklaces, Making Washer Necklaces, Water Pistol Target Shooting, Corn Hole Toss, Beanbag Bucket Toss, Marshmallow Target Shooting, Drop the Peg into Jar, Ping Pong Ball Toss into Water Cups and Raffles. 

Remodeling for Shining Star School
Shining Star Christian School will occupy some of our building starting the 2019/2020 school year. Classrooms are being remodeled to meet their needs. They will also occupy an office space on the first floor.

2018 Christmas Murial
Pictures colored by members, non-members and of all ages.  Hung together they form the Christmas Story.

2018 White Elephant Christmas Party
November 30
Congregation members were invited to a White Elephant Christmas Party at the pastors house. About 50 members of all ages enjoyed good food, company and some good laughs at the uniqueness of some of the gifts.

Apple Tree 2018
An abundance of fruit this year. The apples were enjoyed by members and friends.

Morning Moon 2018
The morning moon in the west just past the cross on the church. August 2018

Kitchen Counter Remodel 2018
Replacement of old kitchen counter and sinks to stainless steel. August 2018

Storm Clouds 2018
Early morning storm clouds - July 2018

80 Plus Birthday Party 2017
Celebrating the birthdays of our members who are 80 years old and older. 

Karen Service April 2017
Karen Service on April 9, 2017. Five Karen children were baptized at this service.