Ted Baer is home after a brief time in the hospital.


Our church bells will ring out on Monday evening, along with many others in the community, as a sign of appreciation for first responders and healthcare workers.  If you hear them, stop and offer a prayer.


A photo of the altar with the Easter flowers you ordered is attached.  Please let me know if you want to pic them up after Sunday, April 19 is videoed, or if you are leaving them.





If you are willing, I would like this year's actual Easter flowers to be in the shot when I video next week's sermon.  Please call the church office as to what day after April 18 you would like to pick them up, have them delivered ... or will you leave them?


Sight and Sound is offering a free showing of JESUS over the internet and cable networks Friday, April 10 - Sunday, April 12. Go to

ALSO on Saturday, at 1 p.m., it will air on Comcast Xfinity Channel 290


My father, Mike Bender, who has been on our prayer list, died Friday, April 3. He was 82. A memorial will be planned when family is able to travel.


The peace of the Lord be with you always!


REALITY CHANGES   Stay-at-home orders are now in effect for Montgomery County through April 20.  Our earlier announcement to members remains valid … ALL activities and worship at St. James are cancelled until further notice. Barb Eisenhart will work from home, but her email remains the same.

THERE IS NO ONE WE KNOW OF WITH COVID 19 among our members. Please contact Pastor  if you suspect an illness, before sharing or passing on this type of information.


RECORDED PORTIONS OF WORSHIP will be provided each week. Sherry Clancy will video and post to our website and to You Tube. Thank you, Sherry!  If you want to get the link by text, please call the church office with your cell number.


SUNDAY MORNINGS at 10:30 a.m. we will meet" virtually using ZOOM.  Contact Tracie Rheel 484-300-6597 on how to join. You may speak and listen in with no video by just using your phone.


BULLETINS AND SERMONS WILL CONTINUE to be shared electronically, and a basket containing them will be at the parking lot entrance on Sundays and Mondays.


WEEKLY OFFERINGS You may send a check by mail or drop off an envelope in our locked church mailbox. Please, no cash by mail. Our mailbox is locked.  


UPDATES  -  Pamela Shaw remains in Paoli Hospital, and her surgery went well. You may send a card to her care of Paoli Hospital, Room 3220, 225 W Lancaster Ave, Paoli PA 19301. 


IF IT RELATES TO YOUR SITUATION unemployment can be applied for immediately and Medicaid has been expanded to include children and unemployed. Go to  For small businesses and sole proprietors check out for low interest loans. For more information, contact Kim Truebenbach at 484-300-9876.


PASTOR KAY continues to post a weekly blog and a daily verse and prayer (new) on our website. Thank you, Marty Laudato for making this possible!  If you know someone with a cell phone, please ask them to share that number with Pastor Kay.

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