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Calendars for Dec 2022 and Jan 2023 (1,895.58K)
Wednesday, November 30, 2022
November Calendar (2,422.42K)
Tuesday, November 1, 2022
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Thursday, September 29, 2022

FREE Monthly MOVIE NITE The Fourth Friday of each month [except December] St. Thomas hosts a FREE Movie Nite FREE POPCORN, Open to the Public at 7 p.m. in the Robertson Parish Hall

February Movie Nite, Friday Feb 24 @ 7pm 
Wednesday, February 1, 2023

Pancake Supper/Mardi Gras TUESDAY, Feb 21 @ 5pm

Join Our Pancake Supper/Mardi Gras! TUESDAY Feb 21 at 5pm FREE 
Tuesday, February 21, 2023
Join us each year as our Vestry prepares and provides a Pancake Supper, complete with Mardi Gras decorations and King Cake. Find the "baby" in the Cake and be crowned King/Queen of Mardi Gras. Free and Open to the Public.

Ash Wed. Imposition of Ashes

Ash Wed Service @ 6 p.m. Feb 22nd - Imposition of Ashes followed by Soup Supper 
Wednesday, February 22, 2023
Ash Wednesday begins the Season of Lent. It begins with a solemn service of Holy Communion and the Imposition of Ashes. It is followed by a simple Soup Supper in the Robertson Parish Hall.

Choral Evensong Coming Sunday March 26th at 4:30 pm

Choral Evensong Sunday, March 26th, 4:30 pm  
Sunday, March 26, 2023
Join us for the ethereal, meditative service of Choral Evensong

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Newsletter February 2023 (10,743.88K)
Tuesday, January 31, 2023
February 2023 Calendar (962.65K)
Tuesday, January 31, 2023
Newsletter for Dec 2022 and Jan 2023 (12,015.64K)
Wednesday, November 30, 2022

Our Vestry -- Our Lay Leadership Team

This Year's Vestry Candidates for 2023-2026 
Sunday, January 22, 2023
Candidates for Vestry must be "Confirmed" Adult [16 years or older] Communicants faithful in attendance, worship, and giving to the Church. Traditionally, 4 members are elected every year for three year terms of service at the Annual Church Meeting in January. If you believe you are qualified and desire to consideration for election, please contact the Senior Warden or the Rector.
Our Three New Vestry Members were elected for 4 year terms at our recent Annual Meeting & Pot Luck held on Jan 22  
Thursday, January 19, 2023
Meet our Newest Vestry Members

Palm Sunday [April 2] & Easter [April 9] 2023

Palm Sunday, Holy Week, & EASTER 2023 
Sunday, April 2, 2023

Giving through Paypal

Paypal Donate 
Thursday, July 23, 2020

Unapologetically Episcopalian

Unapologetically Episcopalian Daily Office and respectful Conversation 
Sunday, November 19, 2017

Bible Study -- 30 wk "The Bible in Depth" Course [which began August 22nd] continues on Monday January16 Monday Evenings

Our SPRING 2023 Bible Study: "Discovery of the Bible" recommences at 6pm Monday, January 16th 
Monday, August 22, 2022
Join us as we explore the breadth and depth of our Faith through biblical studies as we an indepth look of 15 weeks in the Old Testament followed by 15 weeks of the New Testament

2023 Halloween Book Giveaway

Thank You to Everyone who Helped with the 2022 Halloween Book Giveaway MONDAY, Oct 31 in TAYLOR PARK on Main Street 
Monday, October 18, 2021
Despite the dreary weather, we were able to distribute free books to the children trick-or-treating downtown for Halloween. Costumes were optional, but fun! THANK YOU TO ALL OF OUR VOLUNTEERS! This is a traditional community outreach program for St. Thomas Church.

The Blessing of the Animals in 2023 is scheduled to occur on October 8th. THANK YOU to all of our Pet Friends who came

The 2023 Blessing of the Animals will be held on Sunday, October 8th 
Monday, September 4, 2023
At BOTH Sunday morning services

Inquirers and Confirmands Classes are held approximately once every year, usually tied to the anticipated Episcopal Visit.

Inquirer's Classes Sunday Mornings All Ages Welcome Fall 2022 
Sunday, August 21, 2022
Inquirer's & Confirmation Classes held Sundays at 9 am in the Robertson Parish Hall

Charitable ontributions for Any Calendar Year

Remember, Contributions for CY 2022 MUST be Post-Marked (or BANK-dated) by Friday, December 31st. 
Tuesday, November 1, 2022
A Reminder that all Charitable Contributions for Calendar Year 2022 MUST be POSTMARKED or Received by the Church no later than Saturday, December 31st.

Humanitarian Response

How You Can Continue to Help with the Crisis in Ukraine 
Thursday, March 17, 2022
Episcopal Relief & Development is supporting “Action by Churches Together” (the ACT Alliance) as it provides critical assistance to support people affected by violence in Ukraine. If you would like to Donate, you may write a check to: St. Thomas Church and place: “Ukrainian Relief” on the Memo line. ALL donations will go directly to Ukrainian relief. Please pray for the people of Ukraine and about how you can support them

Annual Episcopal Visit

Our last Episcopal Visit was with Bishop Ted in October of 2022 
Sunday, October 2, 2022
One of the Bishops in our Diocese of Virginia, visits once every 1-2 years at the 10:15 service. The Bishop Confirms and Receives those adult and youth members who have completed our Catechumenate Program. A Reception in honor of the Bishop and our newest Confirmands traditionally follows the service.

PARISH LIFE

Despite COVID-19 we can still Be The Church! 
Sunday, May 3, 2020

St. Thomas Stewardship Committee

Stewardship 2018 
Wednesday, November 1, 2017

Smart911

Sign up for Smart911 today. It may save your life! 
Monday, August 1, 2016
Did you know that enrolling in Smart911 might save your life or the life of loved ones?

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