Holy Week Worship at St. Thomas

Palm Sunday Weekend – April 13 & 14
Saturday – 5:30 pm, and Sunday – 8:45 and 10:45 am

The congregation will assemble outside the church to start the liturgy.  Palm fronds will be distributed.  A special music offering will be presented during the 10:45 am service – The Mass by Franz Schubert.  If you would like to participate in the 5:30 pm and 8:45 am services by reading a part in the St. Luke Passion, you may sign up by clicking the following link:  ST LUKE PASSION

Maundy Thursday – April 18, 7:00 pm

Holy Communion, Footwashing, Stripping of the Altar

Good Friday, April 19
Noon, Stations of the Cross
7:00 pm, Good Friday Liturgy

The service includes the reading of the Passion according to John.  Nursery will be available for birth through age 3.

If you would like to participate in the evening service by reading a part in the Passion, you may sign up by clicking the following link:  GOOD FRIDAY PASSION READER

Tower Talk for March 16 & 17, 2019

Click Here to download the Tower Talk bulletin insert for March 16 & 17, 2019 (pdf).

Tower Talk March 2 & 3, 2019

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Lenten Lunch Series – “Last Words”

Wednesday Lunch Series – “Last Words”
March 13, 20, 27; April 3, 10
Noon – 1:00 pm in the Parish Hall

We will again be hosting Lenten Luncheons on Wednesdays from 12-1pm.  This year our theme is called “”Final Words” and will be modeled after Carnegie Mellon University’s The Last Lecture Series. We are inviting leaders from the community to share thoughts on what really matters to them.  What would you say to the world if this was your last chance to talk about your life and lessons you have learned?  Please join us each Wednesday of Lent in the Parish Hall. Watch for sign-ups to provide soup and help with set up/clean up.

March 13:  Dr. Faris Farassati, City Council Member, Overland Park, and renowned cancer specialist

March 20:  The Rev. Roger Gustafson, Bishop of the Central States Synod of the ELCA

March 27:  Lonnie McFadden, world renowned musician, singer, dancer.

April 3:  Christy Howard, co-author of the “Read This…” guided journal series.

April 10:  The Rt. Rev. Cathleen Bascom, Bishop of the Episcopal Diocese of Kansas.

 

Tower Talk for February 16 & 17, 2019

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The St. Thomas Annual Meeting is Wednesday, January 30, 2019

Potluck Dinner at 6 pm – please bring a side dish or dessert to share!
Business Meeting starts at 7 pm

Childcare will be offered in the Nursery for birth through age 3—7-8:30 pm.

Don’t miss the annual meeting!  If you are new to St. Thomas, this is a great way to  find out what ministries you may be interested in joining.  See what St. Thomas has been up to and what our future brings!

  • Enjoy fellowship with St. Thomas Parishioners.
  • Hear special reports from leaders and pick up an Annual Report.
  • Election of new Vestry members.
  • See Slide Show of 2018 Memories.

 

 

Tower Talk for January 26 & 27, 2019

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Tower Talk for January 19 & 20, 2019

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Tower Talk for January 12 & 13, 2019

Tower Talk bulletin insert for Jan 12 & 13, 2019 (pdf)

Tower Talk for January 5 & 6, 2019

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