The Newcomers’ Ministry serves all New Members who join St. James Missionary Baptist Church and Visitors are treated as Potential Members.

Vision & Mission

  • To follow the Great Commission and offer Salvation, first and if led, Membership, second.
  • To welcome and receive those who have been sent by GOD to St. James, treating Visitors as potential Members.
  • To assist New Members with transition to their new Church Home.
  • To facilitate assimilation through Bible-based and SPIRIT-filled Orientation Courses, as well as to encourage New Members to find their place of service within their St. James Family.
  • To promote and inspire active involvement through various forms of correspondence, events and activities.

Live so that all can see JESUS through the windows of our lives.


Cynthia Galvin
512-928-2753 EXT 325