Students of all ages are invited to bring their backpacks to both services and receive a blessing to begin the school year. Teachers are encouraged to come forward and receive a special blessing too!
St. James’ Episcopal Church, Mt. Airy will hold its 10th Annual Basket Raffle and Auction during the Fall Fest Saturday, October 7, 2017. The event will be held at the Mt. Airy Carnival Grounds at the intersection of Twin Arch Rd. and Rte. 27. Come join us!! Tickets for the raffle baskets which are filled […]
Many countries in the New World and elsewhere officially celebrate as a holiday the anniversary of Christopher Columbus’ arrival in the Americas, which happened on October 12, 1492. The landing is celebrated asColumbus Day in the United States, as Discovery Day in the Bahamas, as Día de la Raza (“Day of the Race”) in many […]
We are honored to have the Right Reverend Chilton R. Knudsen as our guest on October 15, 2017. Our Assistant Bishop of Maryland will celebrate Holy Eucharist with us at a combined service at 10:30 a.m. followed by a festive coffee hour. This will give our congregation an opportunity to meet and greet Bishop Knudsen. […]
Variously known as the Fourth of July and Independence Day, July 4th has been a federal holiday in the United States since 1941, but the tradition of Independence Day celebrations goes back to the 18th century and the American Revolution (1775-83). In June 1776, representatives of the 13 colonies then fighting in the revolutionary struggle […]