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Ministry Highlights:


Sunday, October 13, 2019, Ronald LeVant Slaughter, II (R2), celebrates his 8th Birthday. Please wish R2 a Happy 8th Birthday.


“Meet Me At The Altar” for prayer is this Thursday, October 17, 2019, at 6:00 AM. Everyone is encouraged to attend.


Attention Saint James Village: This Tuesday, October 15, 2019, is the last opportunity to register to vote for the November 5, 2019, General Election. For more information log onto


The Newark branch of the NAACP invites Saint James to join them for their 105th Freedom Fund Gala Awards Brunch, featuring Dr. Ronald L. Slaughter as the Keynote Speaker. The Gala is scheduled for Saturday, November 2, 2019, at 11:00 AM at The Robert Treat Hotel. The cost of tickets is $100.00. Please contact the church office for more information.


Please join Pastor Slaughter this Tuesday, October 15, 2019, at 7:00 PM at New Hope Baptist Church (214 Berdan Place, Hackensack, NJ ) for their Revival. Driving directions are available outside the church office.


Please join Pastor Slaughter this Wednesday, October 16, 2019, at 7:00 PM at Mt Pleasant Missionary Baptist Church (100 Montgomery St., Newark, NJ) for their Pre-Anniversary Worship.  The Praise Team and Ushers have been asked to serve. Driving directions are available outside the church office.


Beginning today through December, the Single’s Ministry will begin collecting donations of Hats, Gloves, Scarves, and Socks. Receptacles are in the front vestibule and downstairs by the media table. #MeetingNeeds


Saint James’ Ushers' 109th Anniversary is Sunday, October 20, 2019, at 3:00 PM. Please plan now to show your support as our ushers celebrate 109 years of dedicated and faithful service.


Attention: Saint James is GOING PINK! All members of the Saint James Family are encouraged to wear pink on Sunday, October 27, 2019, in honor of Breast Cancer Awareness Month. Please continue to pray for those who are fighting breast cancer, survived breast cancer, or lost loved ones to breast cancer.


The Saint James Youth Ministry invites everyone to join them on Saturday, December 28, 2019, at Sight & Sound for the “Miracle of Christmas”. For $140.00, you can enjoy a day of shopping, lunch and the show. All monies are due Sunday, November 1, 2019. For more information, please pick up a flyer in the vestibule area.


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 third 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 2019 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!