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 …


MUSIC CORNER – Reflections on the Special Music for January 20

From darkness into the Light. This is the theme of our Epiphany season. The Prelude on Sunday is such a piece. “In Dulci Jubilo” (in sweet joy) is a 14th-century German folk song. Familiar to most once heard, …
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This Sunday, January 20 at 2pm – Don’t Miss The Play – “Love, Loss, and What I Wore”

The Abbey hosts a fun and poignant offering for the wider community – the play, “Love, Loss, and …
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Beans and Rice: This Week’s Offering for Reconciliation House Food Bank

Our weekly offering for the Reconciliation House Food Bank is one of the many ways we offer ourselves to God and to one another. Please bring your food offering faithfully each week. Beginning this Sunday, we’ll make the …
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March 11 @ 9:00 amMarch 16 @ 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