St. Thomas’s shares its weekly news via The Carpenter’s Helper newsletter for Jan. 3, 2016. We invite you to join in our activities and church life.
St. Thomas’s shares its monthly newsletter – The Carpenter – with you. We invite you into our world in spirit and in being. We invite you to join with us and be part of our story!
In this issue …
- Being * Belonging * Believing
- News and upcoming events
- Children’s ministries
- Prayers, needs and thanks
- Regular gatherings
- Parish register
- Birthday’s and anniversaries
- Episcopal Campus Ministry (ECM)
- Servants seeking solutions – Ronnie Wilbur
Father Paul and Deacon Cecily attended the ordination of Deacon Ann Urinoski. Ann was an active member of ECM while a student at the University of Delaware. She was the president of ECM her junior and senior year. Ann is in her last year of seminary at The General Theological Seminary, in New York
Ann spent a year in South Africa with the Episcopal Service Youth Corp. She was ordained at the Cathedral in Trenton, New Jersey on December 16, 2015
St. Thomas’s shares its weekly news via The Carpenter’s Helper newsletter, is available for this week.
The church office will be closed from Dec. 24 – Jan. 4
Christmas Eve 5:30 p.m. Congregational Singing of Christmas Carols
Thursday, Dec. 24 6:00 p.m. Family Service: Holy Eucharist II
10:30 p.m. Congregational Singing of Christmas Carols
11:00 p.m. Festal Service: Holy Eucharist II with Incense
Christmas Day 9:30 a.m. Congregational Singing of Christmas Carols
Friday, Dec. 25 10:00 a.m. Holy Eucharist II
1 Christmas 9:30 a.m. Christmas Lesson & Carols; NO Holy Eucharist
Sunday Dec. 27 5:30 p.m. Inclusive Language Liturgy & Holy Eucharist
2 Christmas 8:00 a.m. Holy Eucharist I
Sunday January 3 10:30 a.m. Holy Eucharist II
5:30 p.m. Inclusive Language Liturgy & Holy Eucharist
Wednesday, Jan. 6 6:00 p.m. Fellowship & Pot Luck Supper
followed by Burning of the Christmas Greens
The Carpenter’s Helper is available for this week. Christmas and Advent event information is included.
Rejoice in the Lord always; again I will say, Rejoice. Let your gentleness be known to everyone. The Lord is near. Do not worry about anything, but in everything by prayer and supplication with thanksgiving let your requests be made known to God.
Please see St. Thomas’s newsletter for Dec. 13, 2015 and join us in rejoicing!