At St. James by-the-Sea, everyone is welcomed into our community of faith. Wherever you are on your spiritual journey, we welcome the opportunity to join in worship, fellowship, spiritual growth, and community.


Adult Forum  – 8:45am in the Van Schaick Room

  A Different Breed of Healing: The Sciene and Practice of Canine Therapy in UCSD’s Hospitals. Wayne Cornelius, Professor in the UCSD School of Medicine and his certified therapy dog Nena work with patients and medical staff in UCSD’s two hospitals. They specialize in therapy for critical-care patients.

Blessing of the Animals 

Join us for celebrating St. Francis Day – Sunday Oct. 5th at the 10 am service. All two and four legged creatures are welcomed.

Lunch Bunch – Wednesday – October 15th.

“How San Diego Became Art.”  Mary Kay Gardner, a presenter from the San Diego Museum of Art, will offer an interactive slide-show.  Lunch is in the Van Schaick room and begins at noon.  The catered lunch is $9.00.

White Elephant Christmas Bazaar – Dec 6-7 .

New and gently used Christmas decorations are sought to support this event. Only Christmas donations may be dropped off in the Van Schaick room between 10 a.m. and noon on Sundays.