Posts from January 2015

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Good News from St Thomas Church – January 22, 2015

by St Thomas Episcopal

“And Jesus said, ‘Follow me, and I will make you fish for people…’” Not nearly as poetic as the more familiar, “…and I will make you fishers of men…,” but definitely more inclusive. This comes toward the beginning of the Gospel of Mark, as Jesus is gathering those who would become his disciples. First, Simon (who would […]

Good News from St Thomas Church – January 15, 2015

by St Thomas Episcopal

“Lord, you have searched me out and known me…” Each week we use one of the psalms (or a portion of the longer ones) as our response to the First Reading. Some are familiar, others not so much.  Psalms are songs, often attributed to David. They offer us insight into the spiritual thinking and prayer of our […]

Good News From St Thomas Church – January 8, 2015

by St Thomas Episcopal

The first reading for this coming Sunday brings us these words: In the beginning when God created the heavens and the earth, the earth was a formless void and darkness covered the face of the deep, while a wind from God swept over the face of the waters.  Then God said, “Let there be light”; and […]