Here’s your weekly reminder of all the programs, services and events at St. Thomas during the next several days. Please take particular notice of all events in colored print.
VACATION BIBLE SCHOOL (VBS)
Decorating dates June 17—24th
Items needed for VBS Decorations
Artificial Trees: Christmas trees of all sizes (no lights)
Any type of artificial tree such as pine, birch and maple.
Fire logs Pine Cones Backpack
Sleeping bag Hiking boots Canoes
Kayaks Rubber Boats Life Preservers
Stuffed woodland animals Picnic basket Fishing pole
Animal furs and skins Butterfly collection Tackle Box
Topography maps and or hiking trail maps
Different types of rocks
VBS theme for the week: Philippians 4:19
My God will meet all your needs according to his glorious riches in Christ Jesus.
Calling all actors and actresses! We are in need of 2 girls and 2 boys, prop and lighting crew for our opening skit. Rehearsal will be during the week of decorating and each morning before VBS begins (8:15 a.m.)
Contact Elaine Patrick if you are interested.
TWO MISSIONS TRIPS TO HAITI
St. Thomas will be sponsoring two mission trips to Haiti in 2013. You must be an adult to participate. We will have a service project trip March 16—23 and a medical mission trip April 6—13. If you are interested in participating please place your name on the sign up sheets this Sunday or call the church office and sign-up.
GREETERS FOR HARMONY
Greeters are needed and wanted for the Harmony Service.
Everyone is welcome, family teams, youth and children.
If you are interested please contact Elaine Patrick.
BLESSING OF A PREGNANT WOMEN
Sunday, June 3rd
Blessing of a Pregnant Women
Available during all services
Tuesday, May 29th
Centering Prayer meets tonight at 6—6:45 p.m. Come to the Sanctuary at 6 p.m. to experience the “peace that surpasses all understanding” through the silence of Centering Prayer.
Stewardship Meeting is at 7 p.m. in the Founder’s Room.
Wednesday, May 30th
Men’s Bible Study is at 7 a.m. in the Guild Room.
The Holy Eucharist is at 12 noon in the Chapel.
Supper, Song & Prayer is in the Parish Hall beginning at 6 p.m. Dorine Houston will be our speaker. Please support Dorine with your prayers and presence. Everyone is welcome!
Godly Play is at 6:30 p.m. in the Library. Godly Play is for Pre-K thru 5th grade children. We will explore “Mystery of Penecost.”
Youth Group meets at 6:30 p.m. in the Youth Room.
Thursday, May 31st
Women of the Word is at 9 a.m. in the Guild Room.
Chancel Choir Rehearsal is at 6:30 p.m. in the Choir Room.
Friday, June 1st
Holy Folders meet at 10 a.m. in the Founders’ Room.
AA Meeting is at 10 a.m. in the Guild Room.
Youth Beach Picnic is at 4:30 p.m.
Saturday, June 2nd
Harmony Rehearsal is at 3 p.m. in the Choir Room.
Trinity, Sunday, June 3rd
Sunday Services are at 8 a.m. Traditional in the Sanctuary, 10 a.m. Harmony in the Parish Hall, 10 a.m. Traditional in the Sanctuary and 6 p.m. in the Chapel.
Youth Group will meet at 9—9:50 a.m. in the Youth Room. Come and be a part of this great group!
Nursery available from 9:45 a.m. in the Nursery.
Children’s Chapel begins at 9:45 a.m. in the Nursery coordinating with each service. Children will return to the service a the Offertory time.
VBS registration opens to the community.
Youth Band is at 12 noon in the Parish Hall.
Blessing of a Pregnant Women is available at all services.
Monday, June 4th
AA is at 12 noon in the Guild Room.
Yoga is at 6:30 p.m. in the Parish Hall.
See you at many—or all—of these events.