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Grace and peace to you in our Lord Jesus Christ!

I am delighted to welcome you to our website. You will find here a window into the life and ministries of Saint Alban's. We are a community committed to Jesus Christ and carrying out His mission. For members of the parish I hope that you will find information and resources to support you in your daily life and ministry. For those new to Saint Alban's, this is an invitation to connect and join us as a community that bears Christ's name. In other words, I hope you will make the leap of faith from a virtual visit to an actual in-the-flesh visit. Come and see!

Many blessings,

The Rev. Sara L. Potter, Rector

Contact Us

St. Alban's Episcopal Church
1675 Chester Ave.
Arcata, California 95521
Phone 707-822-4102
Fax 707-822-4182

Regular Schedule

Office Hours
  • 9:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m.
    Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday & Friday

  • Holy Eucharist Rite I
    – 8:00 AM
  • Christian Education
    – 9:15 AM to 10:15 AM
  • Holy Eucharist Rite II with music
    – 10:30 AM
  • Morning Prayer
    – 7:30 AM


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    St. Alban's is a community of disciples growing
    into the full maturity of Christ.

    Our mission is to be a community worshipping in the Episcopal tradition; devoted to God through prayer, study and action; faithful in welcoming the stranger; and serving the needs of our parish and beyond.

  • Ordination of Cindy Woods to the Diaconate

    At long last our Cindy Woods will be ordained to the Sacred Order of Deacons on Saturday, May 25 at 11 a.m. at Trintiy Cathedral, Sacramento.  Cindy will serve as our deacon for the first time at worship services on Sunday, June 2.  We will have a rogation procession at the end of both servcies that day asking God's blessing on the spring planting and Cindy's new ministry.  Do join us!

  • Camp Living Waters 2019

    Campers it is less than two months and counting until we gather in the Redwood Valley! Youth ages 9-15 can be campers. Youth 16 and older are eligible to serve as counselors. Camp is held at the beautiful Cookson Ranch in Redwood Valley, about 1 hour from Arcata. Campers and counselors can register online at camplivingwatershumboldt.org . You can also print out a registration form which you can mail in or you can request that an application be mailed to your home. Registration deadline is July 3, 2019. Please call 707-822-4102 or email clwhumboldt@gmail.com with any questions. 

    This year camp scholarships are available locally (CLW Application Information) or on a first come first serve basis through the Diocese. Check out the Diocesan webpage norcalepiscopalchurch.org , linked to the e-news. If you have questions about applying for a scholarship, please contact Tamoya Bell, Benefits Coordinator and Accounting Specialist at tamoya@norcalepiscopal.org.



   May 2019