Thursday Notes:
March 16, 2017

Trudy Harber
2/7/23 - 2/26/17

It is with a heavy heart that we share news of the passing of Trudy Harber, beloved mother of Lori Harmon. The memorial service will be held at St. Thomas on   Saturday, March 18, at 10:00am with reception follow.
Please hold Danny and Lori and the rest of the Harmon family in your prayers.
Eternal rest grant unto Trudy, O Lord,
And let light perpetual shine upon her.
May the souls of the faithful departed,
through the mercy of God, rest in peace. Amen.

Men's Meat Burning
Thursday, March 16 at 6:30pm

The March Men's Meat Burning will be Thurs, March 16, hosted by Eric Moore: 6 Charter Wood. Bring your choice of meat to grill; beverages, sides and desserts are provided. 

Questions, please contact Wayne Stoeber: 210-859-2172

Adult Confirmation & Episcopal 101 Classes
Adult Confirmation & Episcopal 101 classes begin Wednesday, April 5!!

Adult Confirmation and
Episcopal 101
Begins April 5th- May 10th
Meet at 6:30pm in the Conf. Room

To Register
Call the Church Office at 210-494-3507. 
or register online at our website

Save these Dates!!
Save these dates for the special "Growing Together in Love" Sundays!

Donations Needed for Jubilee Free Sale
Donate on this Saturday, March 18 or this Sunday, March 19 at Churchill Baptist. See below for more details.

It's time to do spring cleaning and donate your unwanted treasures for our less fortunate neighbors. We will be accepting donations on Saturday, March 18 from 9 am to 4pm and on Sunday March 19 from 1 to 4 pm.  Bring them to Churchill Baptist Church, 12400 Vista View during those times.   Or you can bring them on Friday March 31 at 6pm when we begin getting it all ready for Saturday, April 1st, the Main Event.  

To volunteer: contact Judy Thompson at

Donations Needed for St. Thomas School Gala
Donations are being accepted now for our Denim & Diamonds School Gala! It will be held on Saturday, April 1! Visit us today at

Save the date for our amazing Episcopal School Gala!   Mark your calendars for Saturday, April 1!  We need donations of gala items from St. Thomas families for our silent auction, such as golf outings, jewelry, services and gift certificates. 

Please contact Robin Rosen to donate: 210-494-3509 or email her at For online tickets and more information, visit us at:

L e nten Morning Prayer Services
Tuesdays & Thursdays at 8:30am, beginning in Lent (March 1 - April 13)

Join us in morning prayer as part of your Lenten discipline.  During Lent (March 1 - April 13), we will have two Morning Prayer services in the Chapel each week on Tuesdays and Thursdays at 8:30 am. We use the Morning Prayer service from the Book of Common Prayer, and all are welcome.  

If you have questions, please contact Ron Lorton: 210-494-4712.

Global Missions Committee Meeting
Sunday, March 19, after the 10:30 service

Our Global Mission Committee meets after the 10:30am service on Sunday, March 19.  

Contact Marco Rosito:  with inquiries.

Vestry Meeting
Monday, March 20, at 6:30pm

Just a reminder for our St. Thomas Vestry! The next meeting will be on Monday, March 20 at 6:30pm.

Men's Traveling Lunch Bunch
Tuesday, March 21, at 11:30am

The MTLB will meet on Tuesday, March 21, at River City Seafood, 115 North Loop 1604 E, at 11:30am.

Contact John Keith for a ride at: 210-710-5009.

Art & Faith Class
Tuesday, March 21, at 6:30pm

Art and Faith Class meets on Tuesday, Mar 21, at 6:30pm. We will be creating fabric crosses on canvas in the Christian Ed room. 

Childcare is available upon request. 

Please contact the church office if you need babysitting at 494-3507.  

Clarion Crew Newsletter Assembly
Thursday, March 23, at 11am

After the 10:30am service, our Junior Daughters will meet on Sunday, March 26. 

For more information, please contact Angie Souder: 240-682-5446.

Jr. Daughters of the King Meeting
Sunday, March 26, after church

After the 10:30am service, our Junior Daughters will meet on Sunday, March 26 in the conference room.

For more information, please contact Angie Souder: 240-682-5446.

No Pub Theology for March
Save the date for Sunday, April 23!

No Pub Theology in March! Save the date for Sunday, April 23, at the Hoppy Monk!

Questions, contact Beth Wyndham:

Youth Mini Golf Night
Wednesday, March 29

Calling all 4th through 12th graders!!

 Mini Golf, Water Wars & Pizza at Embassy, on Wednesday, March 29, from 5:30-8pm!!

RSVP, call or text Spencer Stocker at: 210-255-0006 or

Spring Habitat for Humanity Build
Friday, March 31, through June 10!! Fridays & Saturdays, with the exception of Easter weekend!!

It is time to build another home!! The first day is Friday, March 31st, and will run every Friday and Saturday, except Easter weekend, through June 10th. This home is in honor of the ministry of Bp. Lillibridge.  

For more information and online sign up, visit the Diocesan website here. Please call the church office at 494-3507 if you want to carpool. 

Growing Together in Love Prayer Event
April 3 through April 8, 12:30pm to 1pm in the St. Thomas Sanctuary

We are very excited about our "Growing Together in Love" Campaign Prayer event, all during the week of Monday, April 3 through Saturday, April 8! 

Every day, from 12:30 to 1pm, join us in the St. Thomas sanctuary to pray as we ask, "Lord, what do you want to do through me?" We will pray for God's blessing over our capitol campaign and the needs of our St. Thomas Episcopal community. 

If you cannot attend on our campus, please pray with us wherever you are.

Sunday Night Live
Attention all high schoolers! Sunday Night Live is at the Diocese on April 2!

Join us on Sunday, April 2 for Sunday Night Live! We'll leave St. Thomas at 4:30pm to carpool and return around 8pm.

Questions, contact Spencer at 210-255-0006.

Church & School Work Day
Saturday, April 8 from 8am to noon

Our next workday is on Sat, April 8, from 8am to noon. Lots of projects to do before Easter!  We appreciate any extra hands. Bring hammers and gardening tools; gas-powered weed eaters (if available) are also helpful. 

For more information, contact Kathleen at:

Race for the Cure Luncheon
Saturday, April 8, starting around 10am

Join us for the Race for the Cure Luncheon in our Parish Hall on Satruday, April 8, at 10am. 

Register or support Angie's Brigade at: Contact Angie Souder for more information:

Save the Date for Palm Sunday
Sunday, April 9. Liturgy of the Palms at 8:00am, 9:15am and 10:30am.

We hope you, your family and friends will all join us for our Palm Sunday services, on Sunday, April 9, at 8:00am, 9:15am and 10:30am. More information on our Palm Sunday, Holy Week and Easter Sunday services for 2017 coming soon!!