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Connecting People with God in Practical Ways

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Welcome to St. James

Welcome to St. James United Methodist Church. Our goal is to share the gospel through teaching, preaching, music, stewardship and ministry. We will be radically intentional about offering:

  • Personal growth resources and opportunities
  • Transformative spiritual support & engaging connectional events

Our prayer is that the Lord will bless and work through St. James as we continue “Connecting People with God in Practical Ways.”


Worship Experience

St James UMC Paseo Campus
5540 Wayne Ave. | Kansas City, MO 64110           

  • Sundays 8am & 11am
  • Wednesday Night Live 7pm
St James UMC Renaissance Campus
7205 Longview Rd. | Kansas City, MO 64110
  • Sundays 10am


Emanuel Cleaver III, Senior Pastor

Pastor's Blog

Our Church

Worship Experience

St James UMC Paseo Campus | 5540 Wayne Ave. | Kansas City, MO 64110 | 8am & 11am
St James UMC Renaissance Campus | 7205 Longview Rd. | Kansas City, MO 64110 | 10am

Watch Live

Never miss a moment.  Members and visitors, far and wide can attend service virtually, here online. View and listen from your computer or mobile device.

Event Calendar

Sermons, family events, special programs and more.  See our complete calendar here.  Get involved. Tell a friend…even better…Bring A Friend

Ministries

Outreach! Sharing the word and the goodness of the Lord is our core.  There are plenty of ways for you to be involved with and blessed.

History

A Legacy of Serving God & The Community

We began on December 30th 1956. The neighborhoods of Kansas City were experiencing rapid change.

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Team

Our goal is to share the gospel through teaching, preaching, music, stewardship and ministry

The St. James team is made up of clergy and laity who are committed to serving the members of this congregation and the entire community.

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X-Citing Worship

Our aim is to create an atmosphere in which people encounter God's presence in unexpected ways (X Factor)

Producing a hospitable, relevant, passionate and Christ centered praise experience for people of all ages.

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United Methodism

United Methodists share a common heritage with all Christians

We describe God in three persons. Father, Son, and Holy Spirit are commonly used to refer to the threefold nature of God. Sometimes we use other terms, such as Creator, Redeemer, and Sustainer.

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