Thursday Notes:
July 13, 2017

All Church Services Held in the Parish Hall
Sunday, July 30: All 3 Church Services will be held in Parish Hall for cleaning the Sanctuary! Please mark your calendars!
Due to the Sanctuary being deep-cleaned and our pews being redone, all 3 church services will be held in the Parish Hall on Sunday, July 30, at their usual times. There will be no flower donations for this Sunday, due to the services being held in the Parish Hall.

St. Thomas Privacy Fence Work Day
Tanner Clemons is asking those who can help to join him on Saturday, July 15!

Our next work day for the St. Thomas Privacy Fence will be on Saturday, July 15!

If you would like more information or would want to help with the work day, please contact Tanner Clemons at or call me on my home phone at (210) 496 - 3834.

DATE CHANGED!! Men's Meat Burning on July 27!
Thursday, July 27, 6:30pm
Date: Thursday, July 27 (due a scheduling conflict with July 20).
Time: 6:30pm
Host: Jeremy Wyndham
13638 Liberty Oak San Antonio, TX
Bring your choice of meat --- steak, chicken, hamburger, sausage, etc. and we will enjoy grilling and telling tall tales. 

For questions call, Wayne Stoeber 210-859-2172

Save the Date! Our Parish Ice Cream Social in July!!
Next Sunday, July 23, following the services at 9:15 and 10:30.

Join us for a true taste of summer on Sunday, July 23!

We hope you'll stay to share delicious ice cream and fellowship together with us after the 9:15 and the 10:30 services. We'll provide all the ice cream and toppings needed to make your choice of an ice cream cone, ice cream sundae or banana split! This event is a great opportunity to meet and greet your Vestry members who will be serving this fun and 'cool' event! 

Bring a friend with you and come join us for fellowship and fun! We hope to see you there!

Thank you for your blood donations! 

We'd like to thank everyone who made a donation to our summer blood drive last Sunday or attempted to give! The blood bank was very appreciative of our 
support and wanted us to express their gratitude on behalf of the many families helped by St. Thomas!

Men's Traveling Lunch Bunch
Here are some of the upcoming Tuesday lunch plans for our Men's Traveling Lunch Bunch Group, beginning July 18.

The MTLB will meet on Tuesday, July 18 , at Julian's Pizzeria, 13444 West Ave,  at  11:30am. If you haven't checked us out yet, come enjoy a casual lunch among
distinguished gentlemen engaged in a plethora of fascinating topics.

Tuesday, July 25: meeting at Max and Louie's New York Diner, 226 W Bitters Rd,  at  11:30am.

Tuesday, August 1: meeting at StoneWerks Grill, 1201 North Loop 1604 W,  at  11:30am.

Contact John Keith for a ride to the lunch at: (210) 710-5009 or Bob Hillegass at (210) 492-3738.

Clarion Crew 
Thursday, July 27, around noon
Our Clarion Crew will meet and assemble the church newsletter for August on Thursday, July 27, around noon. Please remember items submitted for the newsletter need reach Kathleen Stephens by Saturday, July 15!

Extra hands are always appreciated! Please contact Martha Gaston: 830-438-8415 to volunteer.

Youth News!! Save these dates!!
Calling all youth to save these dates on your summer calendar!! Here are some upcoming events planned for St. Thomas youth!!


July 15: Come and help Tanner with his Eagle Scout project.
Aug 1-3: Workdays at St. Thomas! Meet at the church from 9am to 1pm!
Aug 18th:  Movie Night at Becca's house! 7pm to 10pm! (more details TBA)
Aug: 26th: Back to School Swim Party (location TBA). 5pm to 8pm!
Aug 27th: Rally Day! Join us after church on Sunday for our Rally Day event!