Ministry of the Month: Saint James’ Firewood Ministry

October 2017

“Contribute to the needs of the saints; extend hospitality to strangers.” – Romans 12:13

Fauquier County is one of the materially wealthiest places in the United States. But that’s not true for everyone who lives here.

Roughly 4,000 people in Fauquier live below the poverty level. And in an area where land prices are high and affordable housing scarce, even more people struggle to make ends meet and to afford those basic needs like decent housing and heat during the winter.

Colin Borgstrom, who heads up the Saint James’ Wood Ministry, emphasizes that the need is everywhere, not just in areas of the county that have been especially left behind in economic development.

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Ministry of the Month | Adult Choir

The Saint James’ Adult Choir invites you to join us in a ministry of music and praise.  We’ve heard you singing in the pews, and we’d love to have you join us in the choir loft!  While the ability to read music is a plus, it is certainly not a requirement.  All you need is a joyful heart and a willingness to share your talents with the people of Saint James’.

Currently, we meet to rehearse on Thursday nights from 7:00 pm until 8:30 pm. There’s plenty of time on Sunday mornings to have breakfast with your family in the Café prior to our 9:15 am warm-up before the 10:15 am worship service.  Continue reading “Ministry of the Month | Adult Choir”