St. James Lutheran Church and School is a member of the Lutheran Church Missouri Synod and is committed to the teaching and proclamation of the Gospel of Jesus Christ. A broad range of ministries are offered at St. James from Pre-school to basketball and music camps. Our food pantry serves over 10,000 people each year. Our offerings to District and Synod, with other LC-MS congregations, help fund foreign missions around the world.
St. James is home to many hundreds of families in Lafayette and the surrounding communities and our current professional staff includes two Pastors, a Director of Early Childhood Education, a Principal and 9 teachers. We are also served by a Music and Athletic Director as well as the Early Childhood and Daycare staff.