History of St. James


The adherents of the Protestant Episcopal faith of the borough have formed a congregation, and all effort has been started toward the erection of a sanctuary in the borough. 

(Chester Times, December 20, 1906)

Souper Lunch


First & Third Wednesday 

of every month


Upcoming Dates:

Nov 6

Upcoming Events


Welcome Rev. Jessie Thompson



Office Hours at St. James'

Mondays & Wednesdays

Jessie's Sabbath Day is Friday



Safe. Secure. Easy. Fast.

Give generously to God and do so without a grudging heart; then because of this the Lord your God will bless you in all your work and in everything you put your hand to.  Deuteronomy 15:10

Parish Information


Forever Candles & Memorial Flowers

If you would like to honor a family member on the altar with Candles or Flowers, please call the office to check on open dates. 

Prayer List

If you would like a name added to the Prayer List please call the office 610-461-6698 or email stjames732@gmail.com

Volunteer During Sunday Service

We are always looking for new faces to Usher, Acolyte & Read on Sundays. (Training will be provided if necessary)

Coffee & Conversation

Held Every Sunday after Service. The 1st Sunday of every month we have our church forum- open for all questions & concerns 

Interested in donating yummy treats for after Sunday Service? Sign up sheet is on the fridge in the Parlor. 


Don't forget you can drop off your soda can tabs and ink cartridges in the back of the church for recycling. 

Important Contacts

Deacon In Charge: Rev. Dc Jessie Thompson revjessiethompson@gmail.com

Senior Warden: Pam Hallow  pammyh11@aol.com

Accounting Warden: Greg Grillone  greggrillone3@aol.com

Pastoral Emergencies: Debbie Klina  frank_klina@comcast.net

Office Secretary: Joanne Burns  stjames732@gmail.com