3 minutes read

FEATURED

Parent Involvement in Early Childhood

Share with your friendsYour NameYour EmailRecipient EmailEnter a MessageI read this article and found it very interesting, thought it might be something for you. The article is called Parent Involvement…..

1 minute read

FEATURED

CSI : Middle School

Share with your friendsYour NameYour EmailRecipient EmailEnter a MessageI read this article and found it very interesting, thought it might be something for you. The article is called CSI :…..

1 minute read

FEATURED

Olympic Project Week in Elementary

Share with your friendsYour NameYour EmailRecipient EmailEnter a MessageI read this article and found it very interesting, thought it might be something for you. The article is called Olympic Project…..

2 minutes read

FEATURED

Rube Goldberg – St. James Wins Again!

Share with your friendsYour NameYour EmailRecipient EmailEnter a MessageI read this article and found it very interesting, thought it might be something for you. The article is called Rube Goldberg…..

2 minutes read

FEATURED

Two Kingdoms and the Election

Share with your friendsYour NameYour EmailRecipient EmailEnter a MessageI read this article and found it very interesting, thought it might be something for you. The article is called Two Kingdoms…..

1 minute read

CSI : Middle School

Forensic Science allows students to implement all of the knowledge they’ve learned.  Over the last two quarters, 6th – 8th grade students learned about different sciences that are used at…..

2 minutes read

Rube Goldberg – St. James Wins Again!

Our St. James engineering team was a repeat winner on Saturday, April 9 at the Luther North College Prep annual Rube Goldberg competition. Coached by Becky Gorcyca, our middle school…..

2 minutes read

Two Kingdoms and the Election

As we have the opportunity to vote this week, it is a good time to reflect upon our role as citizens of two kingdoms. Every person is a subject of…..

1 minute read

Olympic Project Week in Elementary

Students in grades 1-4 started each morning of Olympic Project Week with a bang! They gathered in the gym at 8:30 for an opening ceremony and relay races. Having set…..

3 minutes read

Flags Across Early Childhood

As a parent have you ever looked at a unit or activity that your child is doing at school and thought, “They already did this”? Sometimes we think that once…..

1 minute read

CSI : Middle School

Forensic Science allows students to implement all of the knowledge they’ve learned.  Over the last two quarters, 6th – 8th grade students learned about different sciences that are used at…..

2 minutes read

Rube Goldberg – St. James Wins Again!

Our St. James engineering team was a repeat winner on Saturday, April 9 at the Luther North College Prep annual Rube Goldberg competition. Coached by Becky Gorcyca, our middle school…..

1 minute read

Olympic Project Week in Elementary

Students in grades 1-4 started each morning of Olympic Project Week with a bang! They gathered in the gym at 8:30 for an opening ceremony and relay races. Having set…..

3 minutes read

Flags Across Early Childhood

As a parent have you ever looked at a unit or activity that your child is doing at school and thought, “They already did this”? Sometimes we think that once…..

3 minutes read

Parent Involvement in Early Childhood

At St. James we believe that parents are in integral part of their child’s education. We are a team of school, parents and child all working together to ensure that…..

3 minutes read

Why Should You Share the Gift?

In recent years we have asked you at this season to consider making a donation to help with scholarships for our students. You have responded with generosity and love. For…..

4 minutes read

Fall Steward’s Luncheon

The life of a disciple is one of good stewardship. The individual management of our lives and the congregational management of our resources were the topics for a Steward’s Luncheon…..

1 minute read

Feed Chicago Stewardship Message

This fall we are asking all of our first – eighth graders to bring one non-perishable food item to chapel each Wednesday. All of these first fruit offerings will be…..

4 minutes read

An Update on the Lutheran Church of Norway

St James Lutheran Church provides financial support for the newly constituted Lutheran Church of Norway. Pastor Torkild Masvie provides an update to the progress and struggles of trying to plant…..

2 minutes read

St. James Assembly Approves Five Year Plan

On Wednesday, May 27, the Fellowship Assembly of St. James Lutheran Church and School UAC approved a five-year plan that identifies four strategic targets. Each target identifies a key area…..

5 minutes read

Work is Fun – Chapel Talk

Who likes work? Why do people work? Do you think work is about money? Is money important to you? What would you do with a big jar of cash? I’ve…..

5 minutes read

Faith Like a Child – Chapel Talk

If you could have anything you want, what would it be? Why? Do you think that would make you happy? Why or why not? Let’s make a list of the…..

5 minutes read

Patience – Chapel Talk

This morning I want to talk to you about Patience. (Pastor sits in a chair and waits, for a long time. Pastor gets up slowly and walks around the Sanctuary…..

5 minutes read

Taming the Tongue – Chapel Talk

“So also the tongue is a small member, yet it boasts of great things. How great a forest is set ablaze by such a small fire!” James 3:5 Good Morning!…..

5 minutes read

Jesus’ Words – Chapel Talk

Do you know what today is? Today is the very first ever in all of time St. James’ own Furry Buddies! Furry Buddies! What a great idea to help us…..

2 minutes read

Unchanging Word

Question Why do we  have to put so much emphasis on what the Bible meant back then? Don’t things change? Anonymous   Answer Yes things do but God’s Word doesn’t……

2 minutes read

What is the RFRA?

Question Pastor, I am concerned about this new law in Indiana that discriminates against gays. Can you explain it to me? Anonymous    Answer Sure. Let’s begin with a little…..

2 minutes read

A Confessional Church

Question Pastor, last week in Bible study you referred to us a “confessional church.” What did you mean by that? Anonymous   Answer The term “confessional” refers to a church’s…..

2 minutes read

Parenting and Discipline

Question Pastor, Sunday you said in your sermon that parents should try to discipline children from the authority of God. Can you explain that better for me? Anonymous Answer My…..

2 minutes read

Two Kingdoms and the Election

As we have the opportunity to vote this week, it is a good time to reflect upon our role as citizens of two kingdoms. Every person is a subject of…..

3 minutes read

Why Should You Share the Gift?

In recent years we have asked you at this season to consider making a donation to help with scholarships for our students. You have responded with generosity and love. For…..

2 minutes read

C.F.W. Walther’s Theses on the Ministry

Written by CFW Walther in 1875 these 10 theses about the office of ministry and another nine about the church form the basis of Lutheran Doctrine and practice in the…..

2 minutes read

What is All Saints Day?

All Saints Day is fixed on November 1 for commemoration of all who have fallen asleep in Christ and is celebrated on the first Sunday in November. From the early…..

2 minutes read

What was the Reformation About?

Born in Eisleben, Germany, in 1483, Martin Luther went on to become one of Western history’s most significant figures. Luther spent his early years in relative anonymity as a monk…..

Don’t Miss A Post

Subscribe to Maverick Magazine


Popular Posts