Welcome

Are you looking for a place to connect? To grow spiritually and serve others? To meet Jesus? St. James is friendly, progressive, and inclusive. We are White, Black, Asian, Hispanic, young, old, straight, LGBTQ, differently abled, single, partnered, with and without children, of various social backgrounds, all committed to loving Jesus and living the Christian life together. 

Worship with communion begins at 10:00 am, led by the Rev. Diane Bowers, Ph.D. Children welcome. Wheelchair accessible. Well-behaved animal companions welcome. Unisex bathroom available.

Come and visit. There is a place for you here.

RainbowHeart WEBWe are a Reconciled
in Christ congregation.

Coming Up at St James


LUTHER CLASS

Wednesdays, 7 PM, through the end of November

An interactive class with Pastor Diane reading and discussing portions of Luther's Works in honor of the Reformation500 Anniversary Year.

STEWARDSHIP DINNER WEEKEND

Dinner and Discussion - Nov 18, 19, 20

Members sign up for dinner and conversation about stewardship and vision.

ADVENT MAKE AND TAKE

Sunday, Nov 27, 12 noon

Lunch followed by Advent Crafts, hosted by Epiphany Lutheran Church.

YOUTH GROUP

JR. AND SR. HIGH TWICE MONTHLY

- 2nd Sunday, 12 noon, St. James, San Leandro
- 4th Sunday, 12 noon, Messiah, Hayward

Middlers, Wednesdays, 5:30 - 7 PM, Epiphany, San Leandro

WOMEN'S BOOK STUDY

SUNDAY EVENINGS, 6:30 PM

COFFEE GIVE-AWAY

3rd THURSDAYS, 7:30-9AM

In front of the church at 993 Estudillo Avenue

FOOD PANTRY DISTRIBUTION

3rd THURSDAYS, 11-11:30AM

In front of the church at 993 Estudillo Avenue

Getting Here

We are conveniently located near the intersection of Estudillo and MacArthur, off of the 580 Freeway. Parking is easy. Walking is easier. Park on Estudillo in front of the church or in our lot in back of the church, accessed from Joaquin Avenue. Lock your bicycle to a pole in the courtyard.

Office Hours

Tuesday – Friday
9:00 am to 3:30 pm

Church and school offices are located on the second floor of Luther House Preschool Building. Park in the parking lot off of Joachin Ave., behind the church, and enter throughthe courtyard.