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 Advent Series- 8:45 am in the Van Schaick Room

Novemember 30th – The Rev. Eleanor Ellsworth will lead a discussion based upon the legacy of St. Francis in Richard Rohr’s study, entitaled “Embracing an Alternative Orthodoxy.”

Advent Supper Series Dec. 3, 10 & 17th at 6 p.m. in the Van Schaick room

Living Wisely: Resources for the Adbundant Life with Canon Christopher Harris.

White Elephant Christmas Bazaar and St. Nicholas Art Show – Dec 6-7 . 9 am – 3:30 pm

Mark your calendars for the White Elephant Christmas Bazaar and the St. Nicholas Art Show.  Parishioner artists will be displaying their wares along with the White Elephant Christmas items of ornaments, clothing, dishes — everything for entertaining during the holidays.  Cookies, coffee and hot cholocate will be sold.  Stay around Sunday for the annual La Jolla Christmas parade which passes right by St. James. 

White Elephant 2015 Sale donations

Donations for the 2015 White Elephant Sale are now being accepted. Please bring your gently used items to the Van Schaick room between 10 a.m. and noon.  Jewerly, antiques, collectible items, linens, purses, scarves, shoes, housewares, toys, DVDs, CDs, and quality men’s, women’s and children’s clothing are needed.  Please hold any books until January and any furniture.  PLease contact Nan Thomas at nan.giraffe@gmail.com or Sherry Seymour at sherryseymour43@gmail.com for furniture donations or to volunteer.