St. James' Episcopal Church - Potomac 301-762-8040

Annual Meeting 2023

Taking the Next Faithful Step



Annual Meeting November 12, 2023

Our Parish Annual Meeting and election will be held at 9:00 a.m. on Sunday, November 12, in the parish hall. Voting will take place at the meeting or by absentee ballot.

State of the Parish


Almighty and everliving God, source of all wisdom and understanding, be present with those who take counsel in St. James’ for the renewal and mission of your Church. Teach us in all things to seek first your honor and glory. Guide us to perceive what is right, and grant us both the courage to pursue it and the grace to accomplish it; through Jesus Christ Our Lord. Amen.

To view the Treasurer’s Report, please contact the parish office.

Annual Meeting Election

We will vote on our slate of candidates for Vestry,  Diocesan Delegates, and Alternate Delegates.

If you can’t be with us in person, join us virtually at 9:00 a.m.:

Slate of Candidates for 2024 Vestry
Candidate bios will be included in your ballot.

Junior Warden
Courtney King, first 2-year term

Amy Metcalf, first 2-year term
Ann Venton, second 2-year term

Convention Delegates
Laurence Canete, 2-year term
John Combs, 2-year term

Convention Alternate Delegates
Yemi Agboola, 1-year term
Dan Zimmerman, 1-year term

This slate of candidates has been approved by the Nominating Committee and Vestry. 

Our Mission and Vision

The Mission of St. James’ is to bring people together to be transformed by and to proclaim Christ’s love through worship, spiritual formation, and service.

The Vision of St. James’ is to be a place where all are welcome, to feel God’s love and share God’s love.