Week of Jan. 4, 2021
9393 Church Road
Grosse Ile, MI 48138
Office: 734-675-0005
Office Hours: 9 am-noon M, W, F
After-hours, call: 734-692-0949
Vicars Amelia and Daniel Collins
Epiphany I
Mark 1:4-11

"Credit where Credit is Due"

✝ New services available each Thursday ✝
St. Thomas Lutheran Church
is temporarily closed for in-person worship.
Please check the weekly newsletter or church website for updates.
Zoom Sunday School
Sunday school for children aged 4-10 will begin on January 10, 2021 via Zoom. Classes will begin at 1 pm each Sunday and last approximately 30 minutes. A new curriculum has been purchased that will cover a part of Jesus' life each week. The rotating roster of teachers consists of Wendy Brozek, Bob Dickason, Kathie Kline, Anna Gartner,
Marge Noyce, and Tim Perry.
Catechism Resumes
Catechism Class resumes for students on January 10, 2021 via Zoom at 1:00 PM. Jeff and Kathie Kline co-teach the class centered on Luther's Small Catechism which is provided for each student.

  • ID: 712 0347 5093
  • Passcode: 7xF6Gk
  • We meet at 1:00 on Sunday afternoons. 
  • Students need to attend with their Bibles, Luther’s Small Catechism, pencil, & paper.

Hear the Good News!

Past and current sermons
available online at:


for mailing your offering or going online at www.stthomasgi.com/giving
If you would like to have communion at the church office with Vicar Daniel or Vicar Amelia,
or brought to you and offered by a church member,
please call the church during office hours,
M, W, F, 9 am - noon or
after-hours, call 734-692-0949.

Stay connected
to and involved in St.Thomas!

Website: www.stthomasgi.com
Facebook: stthomaslutheranchurch
Happy Birthday!
Celebrating this week . . .
Tate Dauter, January 4
Colin Geftos, January 4
Kaitlin Karrar, January 7
Kyle Karrar, January 7
Robert Holmes, January 10
Ursula O'Connor, January 10
Andy Wahl, January 11
Sean Wahl, January 11
If you want to send a personal note or a card, contact (office@stthomasgi.com)
Please contact (office@stthomasgi.com) with any omissions or corrections.

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Thrivent Choice

The Thrivent Choice® program encourages benefit members to recommend where Thrivent Financial distributes an amount of its charitable grant funds. Thrivent members make this recommendation by directing Choice Dollars to enrolled nonprofit organizations, including churches.

Visit Thrivent.com for details.
Al Skrocki continues to lead the collection of medical supplies and equipment for worldwide relief.

If you have questions about items needed or want to drop off at the church,
Contact -734-692-0949.
Other Ways to Contribute
to the Community . . .
  • St. Thomas Cares (outreach to congregation; contact Cheryl Shelton at 734-626-3408)
  • ChristNet (online or mail-in donations)
  • Eyeglasses (basket inside St. Thomas)
  • Bedsheets for Quilters (bin inside St. Thomas)
  • Medical Equipment (bin inside St. Thomas)
  • Diaper Drive (St. Thomas or monetary donations)
  • Blood/Plasma Donations (check the Red Cross website)
  • Clothing Drop-Off (bins at Sacred Heart and Dry Cleaners)
  • Food Pantry (bin at St. Thomas-particularly cleaning and paper products, nonperishables, snacks needed)
Bill Stevenson - President
Brian Long - Vice President
Kent Kujala - Treasurer
Becky Arndt
Ben Fogt
Linda Hinzmann
Christine Riley
Betty Ruck
Jim Schiesel
Ethan Bammer - Youth Rep.
Alaina Gartner - Youth Rep.
If you have any questions or concerns, please feel free to reach out to a council member.
In Our Thoughts and Prayers
Laura Chamlee
Judy Danziger
Joan Hoffmeyer
Tamara Howes
Denise Keeler
Bob Malone
Gayle Mitchell
George Nelson
Linda Parrill
JoAnn Schwenk
With the new day comes new strength and new thoughts. Eleanor Roosevelt