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 …


Recovery Summit – Free Documentary Tonight, Thursday, 15 September

Tonight at Mountain Heritage High School, there will be a free, open-to-the-public documentary screening of “Healing Neen,” a story of the struggle …
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Potluck Feast of Friends Following Service This Sunday

Please remember that this Sunday, 15 September, is a potluck for our Feast of Friends following the liturgy. This week’s gospel lesson is all about welcoming everyone to the meal. Let’s all look forward to sharing our gifts …
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Food Pantry Item for September 15 – Tuna or Canned Meat

This week is a THIRD Sunday and our food pantry offering is tuna or canned meat. Thanks for helping us support our local food pantry at Reconciliation House!
Please make a note of the schedule for weeks to come:
1st …
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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