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


Men’s Brunch Bunch and Women’s Lunch Bunch This Week

Men and Women – Please remember this is the 3rd week of the month!
The Men gather at App Java at 9:00 a.m. today (Wednesday) and the Women gather at 12:30 p.m. tomorrow (Thursday). Don’t miss this opportunity for …
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This Week’s Item for Reconciliation House Food Pantry – Tuna or Other Canned Meat

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Don’t Miss the Informative “Bear Aware” Program This Friday at 1 p.m.

Mount Mitchell State Park Ranger, Daniel Jackson, presents “Bear Aware,” this Friday November 16th at 1:00pm at St. Thomas. This hour-long program covers information from bear behavior and habitats to hunting regulations and safety tips. There is no …
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March 11, 2019 @ 9:00 amMarch 16, 2019 @ 12:00 pm


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