Welcome to Saint James Lutheran

146 N Main StGlen Carbon IL


Sunday
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Wednesday (Advent)
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About our churchOnline worship services

Episode 53: What is Freedom?

Every person longs to be free from oppression and restriction, and there are many philosophical ideas and political systems which promise to provide this freedom. Jesus, too, promises freedom, and unlike all other attempts to provide and maintain freedom only the liberty gained and guaranteed by Jesus has managed to be real and permanent.

Listen to episode 53: What is Freedom? of Craving Answers, Craving God on your favorite podcast platform or directly from the episode page.

Congregational Voter’s Meeting

We will have a congregational meeting on Sunday, December 11th at 11:45 AM.

Wednesday Morning Men’s Bible Study

Join us as we work together to be men of God in a broken world.

Madison County Elementary Schools Ministry

Christmas Collections Underway Now

Christmas Family Breakfast

St. James Fellowship Team will be hosting a family breakfast downstairs in fellowship hall on December 18th after worship service. Everyone is invited to join us for a wonderful breakfast and fellowship opportunity.

Events and Activities

Weekly Youth Group

Weekly Youth Group

Junior High and Senior High Youth Group, Tuesdays from 6:30–8:00 p.m. Meet for worship, Bible reading, prayer, games, and more!

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Christmas Family Breakfast

Christmas Family Breakfast

St. James Fellowship Team will be hosting a family breakfast downstairs in fellowship hall on December 18th after worship service. Everyone is invited to join us for a wonderful breakfast and fellowship opportunity.

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Women’s Bible Study

Women’s Bible Study

This Bible study is offered to all women ages 19 and up. The focus of this study is to live out our calling of biblically mentoring one another s Paul describes in Titus 2. Please contact Stacey at stacey@stjamesglencarbon.org or the church office at 618-288-6120 for...

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Get Involved

Be in Community

Community is an important part of life in general, but especially important for Spiritual growth. Learn about our Community Groups and consider joining. We’d love to have you.

Service Times


Sundays at 9 AM:
Live on YouTube and in–person.

Advent Services, Wednesdays, starting November 30 through December 21, at 7 PM
In–person worship and live on YouTube.

Christmas Eve, Saturday, December 24 at 11:30 PM
In–person worship and live on YouTube.

Christmas Day, Sunday, December 25 at 9 AM
In–person worship and live on YouTube.

Visiting

New to the area? Has it been awhile since you were in worship? We are a welcoming group of Christians that look forward to meeting you.

If you have questions regarding our services or need to talk to the pastor, please contact us.

Have Questions?

Questions about what we believe? Maybe your inquiry is just logistical. Or maybe you’ve been Lutheran your whole life and want to talk with the Pastor. Please, ask away!