Christmas Eve Holy Eucharist with Special Music

Join us for a festive service with carols, brass musicians, and favorite hymns. It’s late enough to sing “O Holy Night” (with candles!), but early enough for those traveling on Christmas morning.

Christmas Eve Holy Eucharist and Children’s Pageant

Join us for a family-friendly Christmas Eve worship service with a come-as-you-are pageant for anyone who wants to participate. Come at 4:00 p.m. for costumes and scripts. For more information, contact

Potomac Area Interfaith Communities Thanksgiving Service

The Potomac Area Interfaith Communities will hold the fourth annual Thanksgiving Service. This year we’ll worship together at Saint Raphael Catholic Church, 1513 Dunster Road, Rockville MD. We’ll have a service project for Manna Food Center and Creation...

Blessing of the Animals

Bring your leashed or crated pets to the back yard of the church for a special service of blessing and thanksgiving for our pets. Bring a chair if you will need one; the service will be brief.

Want to be an Acolyte? Training and Refresher Time

Come learn about being an acolyte at St. James’! Current and prospective acolytes ages 10 and up and their parents are invited to this meeting in the church sanctuary. We will review what this commitment entails including responsibilities, schedules and...