Posts from August 2016

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Good News: A Weekly Update from St Thomas Church—August 4, 2016

by St Thomas Episcopal

“Jesus said to his disciples, “Do not be afraid, little flock, for it is your Father’s good pleasure to give you the kingdom. Sell your possessions, and give alms. Make purses for yourselves that do not wear out, an unfailing treasure in heaven, where no thief comes near and no moth destroys. For where your […]

Good News: A Weekly Update from St Thomas Church—July 14, 2016

by St Thomas Episcopal

The gospel for this coming Sunday is one of the stories about Mary and Martha. With their brother Lazarus, these two sisters seem to have often welcomed Jesus into their home as teacher and friend. Martha was the more practical of the sisters, seeing to the household chores and meals, while Mary preferred to spend […]

Good News: A Weekly Update from St Thomas Church—July 7, 2016

by St Thomas Episcopal

From Lynn Logg: I hope all of you had a great 4th of July weekend. It was a beautiful one. We had a family celebration on Sunday and the perfect weather made being outside the entire day exceptionally pleasant. So…diving right in…in the collect this week, we hear, “…grant that they (your people) may know […]

Good News: A Weekly Update from St Thomas Church—June 16, 2016

by St Thomas Episcopal

As I drove around Clinton this morning I saw several signs on lawns with the words “Proud home of a 2016 ________ graduate.“ The signs were of various colors and type face, sometimes with mylar balloons attached – stars, flowers, “Congratulations Graduate!” This is the season for celebrating accomplishments – graduations, moving on to a […]

Good News: A Weekly Update from St Thomas Church—June 9, 2016

by St Thomas Episcopal

“All things, bright and beautiful, all creatures, great and small…” #405, Hymnal 1982 Clergy from the Watchung Convocation gathered here yesterday for a lunch meeting with Bishop Stokes. Despite the huge thunderstorm and pouring rain, all enjoyed being in the beautiful place, and commented on how blessed we are to have it for our worship […]