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


WOODS MEMORIAL SERVICE

Saturday, March 18, 10:30 AM

All of Gen Woods' friends and loved ones are welcome to her memorial service. A reception follows.

CONGREGATIONAL RETREAT

Fri, May 12 - Sat, May 13

The St. James Spring congregational retreat takes place at Mt. Cross, a Lutheran Ministry and place of spiritual refuge among the redwoods near Santa Cruz. Make personal connections and grow spiritually in a beautiful and serene setting.

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.