Pastor Don KnowlesDon Knowles, Pastor

Pastor Knowles is the pastor at Calvary Lutheran in Moline. Starting on Aug. 1, 2017 he is also the pastor at St. James.

He is a graduate of Augustana College (Rock Island) and Lutheran Theological Seminary at Gettysburg (PA). Pastor Knowles is married to Mary, and they have two children, Nathan and Kendall.

You can contact Pastor Knowles at 815-866-9595 (cell),





Trish Myers, Office Administrator

Trish started as the St. James office administrator in July, 2017.








Brad MoranBrad Moran, Music Director

Brad started as the organist and pianist in July, 2016. He became our choir director in August, 2017.









Doug NelsonDoug Nelson, Treasurer

Doug has faithfully served as the treasurer at St. James for more than 30 years. Because of his experience, he is often relied upon for his insights when financial decisions are being made within the congregation. He is Professor Emeritus of Mathematics at Augustana College.







You may leave a message for any of the staff members with the church office at (309) 786-0503.