We are an open community
following Jesus’ call to feed the hungry,
clothe the naked, visit the prisoner,
and embrace the stranger among us,
seeing the image of God in all.
Here. Now.



An Introduction to St. Thomas Episcopal Church – from our priest, the Rev. Beth Turner.

Welcome to this “online collage” of our life and ministry at St. Thomas Episcopal Church. We hope these pages will give …

The Abbey


Our Mission
To partner with our neighbors in sharing resources to connect people and enhance our community.

A Place of Vision
The Parish of St. Thomas is a congregation in the Diocese of Western North Carolina offering inclusive, …

See Our Labyrinth

The Peace Labyrinth at St. Thomas is intended to be a resource for the whole community.

Our labyrinth was imagined and created by the parents of our children and youth. An intergenerational team made a presentation …


Diocesan Service of Lamentation and Prayers for Wisdom to Address Gun Violence

Wednesday, March 4 at Noon – Cathedral of All Souls, Asheville
Our Bishop José McLaughlin will be preaching at this special worship service intended to be a time for all to prayerfully acknowledge the epidemic of violence, to lift …
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February 14 – Ash Wednesday Liturgies

Liturgies at Noon and 5:30pm
We should remember that Lent is not so much about giving up things – chocolate, caffeine, alcohol, or social media. Most important, during Lent, we take an honest, insightful look at our truest selves. …
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Third Thursdays – Ladies Lunch Bunch

12:30pm at Appalachian Java

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Sacred Circle Dance – Every Last Sunday

March 25 @ 1:00 pm2:30 pm



Managing Your Diabetes at Home

April 5 @ 11:00 am1:00 pm


Welcome to “the Episcopal branch of the Jesus movement”
– from the Most Rev. Michael B. Curry, Presiding Bishop of the Episcopal Church