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By John Mark Wiggers / November 4, 2020

Register for Worship in the Courtyard, 11/8/2020

Join us for a celebration of the Holy Eucharist in the courtyard at St. James on Sunday, November 8. We will begin at 4:00 PM. Please bring a chair and...

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By John Mark Wiggers / October 21, 2020

In the Year of Election

Our freedom to elect those who govern us is always an important responsibility. In the midst of a pandemic, racial injustice, environmental concerns, and a cacophony of divisive rhetoric, the...

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By John Mark Wiggers / October 7, 2020

Register to Join Worship in the Courtyard on October 11

Join us for a celebration of The Holy Eucharist on Sunday, October 11 at 4:00 PM. Out of caution, we are limiting the number of attendees. Please register at this...

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By John Mark Wiggers / September 23, 2020

Gathering for Eucharist 9/27/2020

Friends! We are trying out some socially distanced celebrations of the Holy Eucharist. We are keeping those gatherings to around 15 and ask that folks register. You can register at...

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By John Mark Wiggers / September 17, 2020

Worshiping Together- An opportunity

During these times of social distancing during the pandemic, we have chosen to not gather in person for Sunday worship. We have continued to meet on Sunday mornings at 10:30...

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By John Mark Wiggers / September 2, 2020

Grounded in The Way

Back in March when we were all sheltering in response to COVID-19, many of us made jokes about not knowing what day it was. As time went on, I know...

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By John Mark Wiggers / July 28, 2020

Partnering for Justice

For the past few years, many St. James parishioners have been involved with Justice Knox. This organization is a coalition of more than 15 congregations in the Knoxville area that...

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By John Mark Wiggers / June 17, 2020

Resources for Talking about Race

I believe that Christ calls us to see our unity with each other. At the same time, we can celebrate the unique incarnations that we are. It isn't an either...

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By John Mark Wiggers / June 17, 2020

Talking about Race

Once again, the divisions and disparity along lines of race have been clearly revealed. There is a different quality to the response this time. I am encouraged by that and...

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A Simple Meditation Practice
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By John Mark Wiggers / May 7, 2020

A Simple Meditation Practice

The word on the street is that folks are doing web searches for "prayer" or "how to pray." In light of that, I want to offer this brief video on...

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