Fr. Mike holds a B.A. in history and an M.Ed. in educational leadership from the University of North Florida. He earned his M.Div. from Virginia Theological Seminary and his Doctorate in Ministry from the Sewanee School of Theology: The University of the South. He and his wife Sonya have two married adult children and four… Read More »Read More
Staff and Leadership
Louis has been at St. James since August of 2017. He is currently in the Deaconate program with ordination scheduled for June 2, 2018. Louis and his wife Janet have 2 sons and 4 grandchildren. Louis currently is a volunteer Chaplain at Reading Rehabilitation Hospital and a mentor at Good Samaritan Shelter, along with his… Read More »Read More
Mr. Davis has served as organist/chancel choir director at St. James’ since 1988. In addition to being an accomplished organist Ron is also a composer in his own right and has extensive vocal experience having traveled on Vocal Tours throughout the United States, Europe and the Middle East.
Lauren’s philosophy of Christian Education promotes life-long learning for the youngest to the eldest members of our congregation. Lauren serves as organist at 8:00 a.m. worship and is an enthusiastic advocate of children’s music encouraging our church school children to join her in celebrating their religious life through participation in the Jr. Choir.
In addition to being employed with St. James’ for over 6 years, Lisa, along with her daughters, Lauren, Lindsey & Brenna, has been a member at St. James’ for 15 years. Her service to St. James’ began through volunteering as a Church School Coordinator, Youth Group Leader, Epistle Editor and Nativity Pageant Director. When Lisa… Read More »Read More
Carole is a wife and mother of 3 adult children. She dedicates her free time to the Outreach House and enjoys working with all the fabulous volunteers. Carole welcomes anyone who would like to share their time and talents.
As a life-long member of the parish Barbara has participated, at one time or another, in most aspects of life at St. James’. Her interest in parish history is sparked by the multiple generations of her family who have been members of the congregation. Barbara’s hobbies include reading, gardening, and visiting her five out-of-state grandchildren.
Joanne has been a member of St James’ for 13 years. She currently serves on the Vestry as People’s Warden and co-chair of the Buildings & Grounds Committee. Joanne is a member of the chancel choir and serves as a counter on Sundays.
Josh and his wife, Christina, have been coming to St. James since 2010, shortly after they moved to Collegeville. They have two children, Taylor (7) and Samuel (3). Josh grew up in the Episcopal faith and was lucky enough to have his childhood minister who baptized him officiate his wedding to Christina in Kenebunkport, Maine.… Read More »Read More
Drew, his wife, Jodi, and their two daughters have been members of St. James’ for over 10 years. Born and raised in the Episcopalian faith, Drew has been involved in various church activities for nearly his entire life. In addition to serving on Vestry at St. James’, Drew enjoys serving as Worship Leader and volunteering… Read More »Read More
Jackie has been a member of St. James’ for almost 40 years. Although there were other Episcopal churches closer to her home, Jackie joined Saint James‘ because her Ursinus College roommate and her family were members here. She was in charge of the Plummer Library for over 20 years and has been a Worship LeaderRead More
Gene has been a member of St. James’ since 2012. In addition to his current service on the Vestry he is also an active leader with the Cub and Boy Scouts at St. James’ for 24 years and Methacton Post Prom for 18 years. Gene and his wife Barbara have four sons, all of whom… Read More »Read More
Melanie has been attending St. James for the past 10 years. She has been a member of the Vestry for 3 years and also serves on the church audit committee and as a Sunday counter. She enjoys reading, country music and watching sports.
Kathy and husband, Mike, have been members of St. James Church since 2009. She has been involved in many activities at St. James; her favorites being the Outreach House and the Chicken BBQ. Who knew making 150 lbs of potato salad could be so much fun?! In her spare time Kathy enjoys reading, cooking, and… Read More »Read More