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 …

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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 children and youth and their parents. An intergenerational team made a presentation that …


“Blessing of the Animals” – Rabbits and Kittens and Pugs, Oh My!

A great representation of animals and their people gathered this past Sunday evening to give thanks for the life and ministry of our creature friends. Thumbnail photo is Victoria, granddaughter of Janice Olson, with Vesper, the rabbit, who …
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Season of Gratitude and Commitment Continues

The theme for our annual Season of Commitment is “Shining Our Light.” Each of us is called to let God’s light shine through our work, through our friendships, our service, and our giving. It’s the time of year …
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Food Pantry Item for October 13 – Canned fruit or vegetables

This week is a SECOND Sunday and our food pantry offering is canned fruit or vegetables (low sugar/sodium). Thanks for helping us support our local food pantry at Reconciliation House.
Please make a note of the schedule for weeks …
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Welcome to “the Episcopal branch of the Jesus movement”
– from the Most Rev. Michael B. Curry, Presiding Bishop of the Episcopal Church