Photo by Becky Smith

St. Thomas Episcopal Church

Children, Youth & Family E-News

201 Sun Valley Rd. ~ Sun Valley, Idaho

(208) 726-5349 ext. 16


Sara Gorby ~ Director of Youth Ministries, sgorby@stthomassv.org

The Rev. M. Jonah Kendall ~ Rector & Children's Ministry, jkendall@stthomassv.org

Visit our Website

ALL ARE WELCOME.


At-A-Glance


  • Sun. Dec. 4, 9:30 am ~ Up Front St. Nicholas Sunday


  • Sun. Dec. 4, 5:30 pm ~ Advent Lesson, Carols & Poetry Service


  • Sun. Dec. 4 ~ Giving Tree Online for 6 Valley Families in Need


  • Christmas Eve Nativity Pageant Coming Soon!

Sunday Morning Schedule


9:20 am meet at the Children & Youth Banner in the Narthex


Godly Play ~ Ages Pre-K-5th Grade



Middle School Youth Group ~ 6th-8th grade


High School Youth Meet Monthly Sunday Afternoon

Up Front Sunday

Families are invited to sit in the front pews close to the action!


Sunday, Dec. 4, 9:30 am service


Children and youth serve in leadership roles including ushering, acolyting, reading, and singing.

We may even have a special visitor in church!


Sign up with Sara Gorby to serve during the service, sgorby@stthomassv.org


2022 Advent Lesson, Carols & Poetry

Advent is a special time of anticipation and wonder


Sunday, December 4, 5:30 pm

Join us for a special Advent service featuring five Advent scripture lessons, classic and contemporary poetry, and music selections that will invite us to Reflect on Christ's Nativity.


Officiated by Jonah & Kathleen

Music Selections & Direction by Joel Bejot

Direction by Claudia McCain

Eight Special Readers

St. Thomas Church Choir, Local Musicians, & St. Thomas Playhouse Artists


GIVING TREE @ ST. THOMAS


The season of gracious giving is upon us.

St. Thomas will have 6 families Christmas wishes to shop for this holiday season.


Wishes will be available through an online sign-up starting

Sunday, December 4.


How It Works:

1) Sign up online for gift(s)

2) Shop for gift(s)

3) Wrap and label gift(s)

4) Return to the Christmas Tree in the Narthex by Thursday, Dec. 15


If you don't wrap the gift, no sweat. Youth will be wrapping some gifts along with sorting and bagging on

December 18 during Sunday morning Youth Group!



BOWLING BLAST @ SUN VALLEY WITH

ST. THOMAS YOUTH GROUP!

Photos by Liz Hickey & Jonah Kendall

CHRISTMAS EVE NATIVITY PAGEANT

SIGN-UPS COMING SOON!

Photo Nativity Pageant 2021 ~ 2:00 service

CONTACT INFORMATION


Sara Gorby

Cell: (208) 720-0824

Email: sgorby@stthomassv.org


The Rev. Jonah Kendall

Church: (208) 726-5349 ext. 11

Email: jkendall@stthomassv.org


The Rev. Kathleen Bean

Cell: (415) 823-5378

Email: kbean@stthomassv.org



Judi Fuller

jfuller@stthomassv.org


Brett Moellenberg

brett@stthomassv.org


Joel Bejot

joel@stthomassv.org


WHAT DOES YOUR FAMILY NEED RIGHT NOW?

WHAT DO YOUR CHILDREN NEED RIGHT NOW?

WHAT DO YOU NEED, AS A PARENT, RIGHT NOW?

HOW CAN WE HELP?