Ministry Highlights:


On Sunday, June 24, 2018, Saint James honors all graduates of our family who have earned degrees, promotions, awards and honors. 


On Sunday, June 24, 2018, Saint James honors all of the members of our Class Leader Ministry.  We appreciate their tireless work in keeping the administrative office informed of the important moments in the lives of the members of the Saint James Family.  If you are not aware of who your Class Leader is, kindly contact the church office (973-622-1344, Ext 124) for their information.


Pastor & Mrs. Slaughter's youngest daughter, Kylynn Rona (baby girl), will celebrate her 10th birthday on Wednesday, June 27, 2018. Please wish Kylynn a "Happy 10th Birthday!"  


Love Feast is this Saturday, June 30, 2018, at 11:00 AM.  Pastor Slaughter encourages all to come out and participate.


Get Ready, Get Ready! Saint James will celebrate its first “Co-Workers Sunday” on Sunday, July 31, 2018. All members of the Saint James Family are strongly encouraged to invite their co-workers to worship on that Sunday. The member with the most amount of coworkers in attendance will win the prestigious “Co-Workers Sunday” award. Start now inviting your coworkers to worship. Flyers will be available in July to share with your co-workers!


Quarterly Mass Baptism and Rededication Service is scheduled for Sunday, July 22, 2018, during the 11:00 AM worship experience. All candidates must participate in one orientation session. Sessions will be held today after 11:00 AM worship in the lower dining room or next Sunday, July 1, 2018, after 11:00 AM worship in the upper fellowship hall. For more information, please contact Sis. Barbara Carter at 973-622-1344, Ext 116 or This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it..


Saint James is a great place to be on Tuesday nights. Women’s Bible Study convenes at 6:30 PM and Prayer Meeting (led by Pastor Slaughter) begins at 7:30 PM. The Prayer Meeting focus this Tuesday is on “Agape Love.” Make Saint James your destination on Tuesdays!


Did you know that you could text your tithe or offering to Saint James? Take advantage of Saint James’ “Text to Give,” by texting your contribution to: 973-878-0759. In the message section, type the amount you would like to give. For example: $100.00 and then hit send. This makes giving simple, secure, and convenient. Remember, the Lord loves a cheerful giver.


The Saint James "Dirt to Destiny" (D2D) Capital Campaign is approaching the end of its second year. Through the Capital Campaign, Saint James has been able to purchase the necessary property/land needed for construction without obtaining a loan. The campaign will also provide a tremendous boost in the pre-development cost associated with the vision. Pastor Slaughter is strongly encouraging all members to make a pledge in 2018 toward the capital campaign. If you can pledge $5, $10, $15, $20 a week or per month, it will help the capital campaign tremendously. If you need a pledge card, please look in the back of your pew, contact the church office or complete the form online by logging onto When making contributions to the capital campaign, please write it on your envelope or on the designated line of your envelope. Remember Acts 5:39. We believe God!


Pastor Slaughter is strongly encouraging all members of Saint James who have not completed New Life Ministries (New Member’s Orientation) to please register by next Sunday, July 1, 2018, from 8:30 AM - 3:00 PM. Please register today! #MakingDispciples #BuildingFamilies


 Saint James has begun its summer “Dressy Casual” church attire for the summer months. We will return to normal church attire on the second Sunday of September 2018.


Save the Date: Saint James’ Church Conference is scheduled for Wednesday, July 11, 2018, at 7:00 PM in the sanctuary. Please plan now to be in attendance. 


Save the Date: Generations Sunday is Sunday, July 15, 2018.  













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